Belgian Horses Selected for 2022 World Young Horse Championships

Thu, 08/04/2022 - 16:51
Tom Heylen and Quberon van het Beukenhof at the 2021 World Young Horse Championships :: Photo © Astrid Appels

The Belgian equestrian federation has selected the horses that will represent Belgium at the 2022 World Championships for Young Dressage Horses, hosted in Ermelo, The Netherlands from September 8-11, 2022.

The second and final team selection trial took place at Haras du Roua in Hannut on Wednesday 3 August 2022. 

The horses were assessed by judges Truppa, Leyman and van Biervliet.

Selected to represent Belgium are:

5-year olds

  • Niessen Zoe - Rashida Van De Kempenhoeve (BWP 'by Revolution x Blue Hors Zack) 
  • Loos Franka - Racoon (BWP 'by Hero x De Niro)

The 5-year old reserves are Amber Heidbuchel Amber (Rianta van de Kempenhoeve) and Celine Swinnen (Rolex ‘W’ van Prinsenhof’s)

6-year olds

  • Heylen Tom - Quberon van het Beukenhof (BWP 'by Johnson x Don Renoir) 
  • Verboomen Justin - Zonik Plus (HANN 'by Zonik x Hohenstein)

7-year olds

  • Van Laer Nick - Jack Daniels N (SBS 'by Apache x Welt Hit II) 
  • Meisch Linda - Patty's Mistake (BWP 'by De Niro x Tuschinski) 

The 7-year old reserve is Jorinde Verwimp Jorinde on Newberry Z

Photo © Astrid Appels

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