Dressage rider Alexandra Duncan of West Vancouver, B.C. embarks on the trip of a lifetime. Her first stop was in Sweden to train with Jan Brink. She has since moved on to Holland where she hopes to learn the secret to the Dutch success.
Duncan was a member of the 2006 gold medal winning Young Riders dressage team. She also earned an individual silver medal in 2007 along with gold in freestyle. Duncan is one of Canada's up and coming talents. Follow her three-year adventure as she moves her life, horse and dogs around the world to follow a dream.
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