OUR CHICKENS

Who have we talked into joining us for these crazy adventures? Quite a few folks have signed up with Team Dixie Chickens as we’ve made our way across the world.

FRESH DIXIE CHICKENS

Friendly Siberian Police

Our fearless leader and wearer of the Russian Driver Shirt, Don has run the Kazakhstan border gauntlet, navigated Japan's insane freeways, and chased camels with a police whistle. A.K.A. ``Gunboat Don``

Daredevil Don

Fearless Leader
SarahTeam

Sarah is handy with paperwork and doing midnight security drills. The trains don't run on time otherwise. A.K.A. Ruler of Sarahstan.

Sarah

Upper Management
AmberB

Fellow 2013 Mongol Rally veteran and token Canadian... Eh? Falls in open sewers and mispronounces decals.

Amber Barker

Artiste
WilburH

Able to ask for directions in 3 or 4 languages, but still has no idea where we are. Not an early riser.

Will Houtz

Chief Navigator
Tommy

Mechanical genius. Culinary disaster.

Tommy Schultz

Chief Engineer
KaraKahler

Kept the Chicken Bus in great shape during the off season!

Kara Kahler

Bus Babysitter
KevinVaughan

Looks good in the Donski shirt--no small feat! Took great care of the bus all winter.

Kevin Vaughn

Donski In Training
Hans-Sprecher

Has questionable taste in music, but still better than Will & Tommy.

Hans Sprecher

Bus DJ

VETERAN RALLY CHICKENS

Cale-Cauley

Speaks fluent Southernese.

Cale Cauley

Interpreter
Sarita-Mehra

The best navigator a bus could have! Kept GunBoatDon from putting us all out on the side of the road.

Sarita Mehra

Navigator
Stefano-DeLuigi

Patient and tolerant of all the shenanigans aboard the bus, bewildered by our low culinary standards.

Stephano DeLuigi

Chef / Photographer
Pietro-Grossi

Guys, guys, guys...check for good luck!

Pietro Grossi

Space Hopper Champ / Novelist
Dave-Edwards

We're all policemen here, surely we can work this out? The best negotiator on the planet!

Dave Edwards

Public Safety Relations
Caroline-Wheeler

Expert at napping, driving, drinking hot Russian beer, and keeping her cool in the toughest of times.

Caroline Wheeler

Driver's Ed Instructor
Amy-Sweeting

Sunniest of dispositions, singer of songs, player of fun party games!

Amy Sweeting

Happiness Expert
Johnny-Bravo&-Lina-Sanchez

Welcomed a baby girl just a few short months after the rally, and still managed to have fun with the rest of us!

Johnny Bravo & Lina Sanchez

Bun in the Oven Ralliers
JanKayak

Braved the most hazardous seat on the bus, and the bounciest ride, all with a smile!

Jan Monaghan

Rally Veteran
Chris-Garbacz

Camera in hand, Chris captured the very essence of the rally. Cooked up some fine food over the Baikal campfire, too!

Chris Garbacz

Campfire Chef
EricKrause

Adventurer of the highest order, Eric has done the Mototaxi Junket, the Mongol Rally, and the Ice Run!

Eric Krause

Rally Sage