The Hard Road to Hollywood – Alice Van

May 26th, 2016|Categories: Features, People|Tags: , |

Alice Van (Alice Grace van der Veen) was a professional rider from the age of 16. She first performed at the 1932 Olympic opening ceremony in LA. The following year she was crowned World’s Champion trick rider. In 1937, at the age of 18, she was invited by the queen of England to ride in the [...]