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D’Avie champion of 6-year-old talents

05-08-2018 by Ermelo YH

Also the last title clash of these Longines FEI/WBFSH World Breeding Dressage Championships, the one for the six-year-olds, had an exciting conclusion. The Spanish Sevreo Jurado Lopez drew the longer straw. Third in the intermediate rankings with his Hannoverian talent D’Avie (Don Juan de Hus x Londonderry), he convinced the judges the most today. His […]

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Outstanding Young Talent during the Onori Young Talent Kadervorming competition

05-08-2018 by Ermelo YH

Today, there was some national dressage at the World Breeding Championships for Young Horses. The Onori Young Talent Kadervorming contained the classes Children, Juniors, Young Riders and U25.  Children-contestant Milou Ekkel and her seventeen-year-old pony Uvonia, a daughter of Olivi out of a Rossini-mare, realized a decent score of 66.923%. “She was a little bit […]

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Lord Django dances to victory in Freestyle

05-08-2018 by Ermelo YH

The victory in the Freestyle to Music of the Stallions of the Year show was claimed by the Hannoverian Lord Django and Ilona Janas (74.166%), Ilona Janas: “I am happy like a child on Christmas morning. I really did not expect to win today. Of course, I was fighting for it and after yesterday I […]

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Glamourdale world champion seven-year-olds

05-08-2018 by Ermelo YH

What a denouement in the final for seven-year-olds in Ermelo this morning. The top 4 of the intermediary ranking were still at the top, but all on a different position. The eventual top 3 are solely stallions, the gold and silver went to KWPN-stallions Glamourdale and Governor and the leader of the intermediate rankings Fuersten-Look […]

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Cum Laude wins the first class of the Stallions of the Year

05-08-2018 by Ermelo YH

The impressive Cum Laude (Apache x Weltmeyer) moved effortlessly to the victory of the Prix St. George test of the Stallions of the Year class at the Longines FEI/WBFSH World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses in Ermelo.  The dark bay stallion attracts the eye when he dances through the arena under Vai Bruntink. An […]

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EDS Summer: Beautiful ambiance and eager audience

05-08-2018 by Ermelo YH

Directly following the sensational final of the five-year-old horses, auctioneer Koen Olaerts opened the auction with a special auction lot: a horseshoe of Totilas embedded with real Swarovski crystals. The auction item yielded 1.400 euro for the DVB Foundation. More than half of the foals was sold for a price above 10.000 euro. The average […]

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Revolution wins world title in dream final

04-08-2018 by Ermelo YH

What a quality in the final of the Longines FEI/WBFSH World Breeding Dressage Championships for 5-year-old dressage horses. A dream final full of big talents that were all presented in a correct manner. The winner of the first qualification, Revolution (Rocky Lee x Rouletto) moved to a magnificent 9.62 under Andreas Helgstrand, securing the world […]

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Valparaiso 2, Brianna and Nexolia Feodor to the final

04-08-2018 by Ermelo YH

The small final for seven-year-olds brought us the definitive list of finalists that may compete for the title tomorrow. Heading the small final, was the Westphalian chestnut stallion Valparaiso 2 under the Austrian rider Wolfgang Himsl. The son of Vitalis out of a dam by Fürst Piccolo received no less than a 9 for his […]

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Ticket to the final for Total Hope, Atterupgaards Botticelli and Diod

04-08-2018 by Ermelo YH

Today we started with two small finals, those of the six- and seven-year-olds. The last competitor of the six-year-olds just finished its test, so we now know which 3 combinations earned a ticket to the tomorrow’s final. The top 3 all scored above 8: the Oldeburg registered Totilas-son Total Hope moved to the top of […]

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