The 2013 Pony Club Inter-Pacific Exchange (IPE) took place in Queensland, Australia from July 26th through August 12th, 2013. The exchange, held every other year, consists of 4-rider teams from five countries: Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Canada, and USA. Riders must be between the ages of 17 and 21, rated B or higher in Pony Club, and be comfortable jumping 3’7” courses on unknown horses. Representing the United States Pony Clubs this year was Alexa Ehlers (‘A’) of Bartonville, TX, Amanda Silver (‘A’) of Chappaqua, NY, Ann Bellinger (‘HA’) of Arlington, VA, and Reesie McGuigan (‘HA’) of Indian Trail, NC. Pony Club graduate ‘A’ Janna Ritacco of Greer, SC coached the four girls and graduate ‘HA’ Amber Gooding of Hendersonville, NC joined them as team chaperone.