Karen Chaton lives in Gardnerville, Nevada with her husband Dave, two dogs and two horses. Karen is a multiple award winning endurance rider with 34,000 competition miles. Karen’s two horses Granite Chief+/ (an AERC Hall of Fame Horse) and Pro Bono D have traveled the country with her and together they have experienced many great adventures. Both horses have won many regional and national AERC, AHA and XP awards and are a great team having also been the only ones to complete the entire 2040 mile Pony Express XP ride in 2011. Current goals for the 2013 ride season include having Chief reach 14,000 miles and Bo reach 7,000 miles.