Thirteen Judges Pass FEI Judges Exam at 2019 CDI-W Stuttgart

Mon, 11/18/2019 - 14:03
French judges Annick Dauban and Sandrine Trimborn both get promoted to 4* level at the 2019 CDI-W Stuttgart

Thirteen international dressage judges got promoted to a higher star level by successfully completing the exams held during the 2019 CDI-W Stuttgart in Germany on 15 - 17 November 2019.

Judges from all over the world, including Canada and New Zealand and a large group of European judges, attended the exam which took place during the World Cup qualifier in Stuttgart.

The examination included a written exam about the theory and rules of dressage judging, followed by a day of shadow judging during the CDI-W Stuttgart. The candidates had to do a personal interview with course directors Katrina Wüst and Isobel Wessels.

The following thirteen judges were promoted to a new star-level:

4*- level

  • Annick Dauban (FRA) 
  • Sandrine Trimborn (FRA) 
  • Anna Eliseeva (RUS)
  • Hans Voser (SUI)
  • Gabriela Valerianova (CZE) 
  • Linda Warren-Davey (NZL)
  • Agnieszka Majewska (POL)
  • Claudia Thaler (AUT)
  • Janine van Twist (NED)


  • Barbara Franyo (HUN) 
  • Connie Bookless (AUS)
  • Birgit Valkenborg (CAN) 
  • Patricia Wolters (NED)

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