Show: Plaidcast Junior
Description: Plaidcast Junior is a horse show podcast geared towards education, tackling the issues that matter to young riders in today’s fast paced horse show world. Topics will range across the vastly encompassing equestrian industry, with each week’s junior co-host bringing their particular take and expertise to educate and enlighten listeners. Hosted by Piper Klemm, with her co-host chosen from a hand-picked team of Junior Riders making their name in the horse show world.
Published: Twice a Month on the 5th and 20th
Piper Klemm, Ph.D. Publisher of the Plaid Horse Magazine Piper began her tenure as the Publisher of The Plaid Horse Magazine in 2014. She received her B.S. with Honors in Chemistry from Trinity College [Hartford, CT] in 2009 and her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of California, Berkeley in 2012. She is an active member of the hunter/jumper community, owning a fleet of lease ponies and showing in adult hunter divisions. Her goal is that everyone would take the time to be as educated about horsemanship and hunter/jumper sport as possible. Contact: Piper@theplaidhorse.com
Irene Elise Powlick, 17, is a senior at Skyline High School in Salt Lake City, Utah. She rides in the junior hunters, equitation and occasional derby. She has interned for The Plaid Horse for nearly three years and photos and articles written by her can be found in the magazine and online.