OPGLABBEEK - Narcotique van het Dingenshof (Harley VDL), ridden by Gieorgia Tame (GBR), has won the CSI3* competition over 1.50m in Opglabbeek.
ST. TROPEZ - Isa Tella (Etoulon), ridden by Charlotte Barbey (SUI), achieved a fantastic second place in the CSI2* 1.45m Grand Prix of St.Tropez (FRA).
BRATISLAVA - Juventus M (Douglas x Lux Z) and Matej Marcok (SVK) won both the 1.25 and 1.30m classes during the CSI1* competition in Bratislava (SVK). Joebon Blue (Zirocco Blue x Colander) under Michaela Jeskova (Svk ) the 1.35m.
NEW YORK, NORTH SALEM NY - Eddie Blue (Zirocco Blue) and Devin Ryan (USA) finished third in the CSI4* 1.55m Grand Prix of New York. Skara Glen's Machu Picchu (Silverstone), ridden by Paul O'Shea, was fourth.
MADRID - The unbelievable has happened: VDL Edgar M (Arezzo) and Cartello (Cartani) VDL finished second in the CSI5* 1.60m Grand Prix in Madrid. Both remained double clear and completed the jump-off in exactly 39.91 seconds.
KRONENBERG - Fancy Roos VDL (Baltic VDL x Goodtimes) and Alex David Gill have won the final of the CSI2* Medium Tour over 1.45m. This shows once again that Baltic was not declared Preferent for nothing this year.
DRONTEN - The five-year-old Brantzau descendant Brannon of breeders Tjerk Jan and Kelly Dijkstra-Short from Gorredijk, yielded no less than € 39,000 in the Sport Horse Auction Dronten. The gelding will soon leave for the USA.
DEURNE - Candy Holiday (Cardento) and Loewie Joppen (NED) secured second place in the CSI1* Grand Prix over 1.35m in Deurne (NED).
SAMORIN - Maerle (Glasgow v/h Merelsnest x Veron) has won the CSIYH1* Young Horse Class over 1.20m in Samorin (SVK) under the saddle of Norbert Schuman (ROU).
OPGLABBEEK - A fine Grand Prix result for Givenchi (Zirocco Blue x Indoctro) and Samuel Hutton (GBR), who won this competition fantastically.
LA BAULE - Grand Slam VDL (Cardento (Elite) x Heartbreaker) and Marlon Modolo Zanotelli (BRA) did a fantastic clear round in the CSIO5* competition over 1.60m in La Baule (FRA).
RIESENBECK - Kallmar VDL (Carrera x Indorado) and Jur Vrieling (NED) were again unbeatable and won the final of the Youngster Cup for six- and seven-year-olds in Riesenbeck (GER).
BRUMMEN - Myrtebellie W (Arezzo) has received the title of 'most talented show jumper' during the final of the first edition of the Gelderland Young Horse Training.
DELFT - Guan 't Kruisveld (Glasgow van 't Merelsnest x Arko III), owned by Remco Ruijzing, has won the Geert Meursing Trophy at Manege de Prinsenstad in Delft during the VWF Jumping.
Nick T (Arezzo x Cantos) became champion of the four to seven year old show jumpers during the Open North Dutch Championship Free Jumping (ONNK).
CHEPSTOW - Ebanking (Etoulon x Sheraton) and Adam Botham (GBR) have won the CSI2* 1.40m competition in Chepstow (GBR). Creevyquinn Pearl (Cardento VDL x Corland), ridden by Anthony Condon (IRL), was third.
BOGUSLAWICE - Ivita (Harley VDL x Corland) and Kristupas Petraitis (LTU) came in second in the CSI2* Grand Prix over 1.45m in Boguslawice (POL).
ST. TROPEZ - GRIMAUD - Heureuse Nouvelle WH (VDL Cardento x Indoctro) and Marlon Modolo Zanotelli (BRA) finished second in the CSI2* 1.45m Grand Prix of St. Tropez - Grimaud (FRA)
MAUBEUGE - Hulahupe JR (Bubalu VDL x Indoctro) and Joe Whitaker (GBR) finished sixth in the CSI3* 1.55m Grand Prix of Maubeuge (FRA).
MEXICO CITY - Zilton SL Z (Zirocco Blue VDL x Indoctro) and Michael Duffy (IRE) finished third in the CSI5* Grand Prix of Mexico City. VDL Cartello won the CSI5* competition over 1.45m with his Irish rider Darragh Kenny.
Baltic Joy (Baltic x Tenerife x Drossan) highest points in Münster-Handorf. Met een gemiddelde scoren van een 8,57 was Baltic Joy de topper van de dag! Zo kreeg hij een...
Two Zirocco Blue-offspring in top 5 Dutch Jumping Championship
Ermelo - The 4-year-old Now It's Good (Harley VDL x Namelus R) achieved a total score of 80 point during her EPTM test in Ermelo. Now It's Good received a 8,5 for reflexes, De jeugdige merrie viel op door haar reflex...
ST. TROPEZ - In the French town of St. Tropez, VDL Edgar M (Arezzo x Marlon) under Marlon Modolo Zanotelli (BRA) finished fantastically third in the 5* Grand Prix over 1.60m.
MIAMI - Greatest Boy (Carrera VDL x Great Pleasure) and Tobias Meyer (GER) finished in fourth place in the CSI5* Grand Prix over 1.60m in Miami (USA). Greatest Boy was bred by the Arnoe family from Nispen (NED).
WELLINGTON - the ten-year-old Orafina (For Fashion x Canturo), bred by the VDL Stud and Y. Walda from Wommels, has won the CSI3* Grand-Prix over 1.60m of Wellington (USA) under rider Kent Farrington (USA).
WELLINGTON - Inajottie (Carrera x Indoctro) ridden by James Billington (GBR) has won the CSI3* Grand Prix over 1.40m in Wellington (USA) with two clear rounds and a fast time in the jump-off.
NISSE - The three-year-old Pomerol (Pommerol de Muze) managed to achieve a total score of 32.8 points during the free jumping in Nisse. Pomerol received an 8.6 for talent and an 8.5 for technique.
IJSSELMUIDEN - The five-year-old mare Milithya (Etoulon VDL x Indoctro), bred by G. de Wit from Dronten, achieved a top score with a total of 86.5 points at the IBOP in IJsselmuiden.
LEIPZIG - C Vier 2 (Cardento) finished sixth in the World Cup final in Leipzig (GER). Grand Slam VDL (Cardento) and Marlon Modolo Zanotelli (BRA) rode a fantastic clear round in the CSI3* Grand Prix over 1.50m and finished tenth.
ST. TROPEZ - In St. Tropez, France, Glamour Girl (Zirocco Blue x Caletto I), bred by Stoeterij Gaesbeek, and ridden by Henrick von Eckermann (SWE), won the CSI3* Grand Prix over 1.50m.
LANAKEN - Mademoiselle-A (Corland x Cardento), ridden by Jodie Hall McAteer (GBR), finished fifth in the CSI1* 1.45m Grand Prix in Lanaken (BEL).
KRONENBERG - Zeppe Blue (Zirocco Blue) has claimed the victory in the CSI1* Grand Prix over 1.45m under Leon Thijssen (NED). His half-brother Zeppelin Blue finished sixth in the CSI2* Grand Prix over 1.45m with Sanne Thijssen.
BONHEIDEN - The twelve-year-old mare Fliere Fluiter (Zirocco Blue x Animo) and Jack Ansems (NED) have won the CSI2* Grand-Prix over 1.45m in Bonheiden (BEL). The combination finished eighth in the 1.45m.
BEARS - Last Saturday our well-attended VDL Stallion Show took place. Although it was a beautiful day, we certainly didn't want to forget those who are having a hard time in Ukraine. The proceeds from the collection held were great.
ERMELO - The KNHS Dutch Jumping Championships brought great successes to offspring of our stallions. The top 3 results can be found here.
BEARS - Next April 2, our VDL Stallion Show with the public will finally take place again. Although it will be a festive day, we do not want to forget those who are having a very difficult time in Ukraine. We're having a fundraiser.
WELLINGTON - Naomi van het Keizershof (Cardento x For Pleasure) and Jessica Springsteen achieved a wonderful second place in the 1.45m in Wellington, Florida. Grand Prix.
BONHEIDEN - Geste van de Vitha (Zirocco Blue VDL x Quite Easy I) and Bart Clarys (BEL) finished third in the CSI2* Grand Prix over 1.45m in Bonheiden (BEL). In another 1.45m class, the successful combination even became first.
VEJER DE LA FRONTERA - Another fine result for our eleven-year-old stallion Davenport VDL (Diamant de Semilly x Indoctro). With his rider Laura Klaphake he came second in the CSI4* 1.50m competition in Vejer de la Frontera (ESP).
LUTTENBERG - There were good Ibop results for offspring of Arezzo, Jardonnay and Quasimodo van de Molendreef. Myrtebellie W (Arezzo VDL) and Nicolette Maverick S (Jardonnay VDL x Baltic VDL) were declared ster, keur and elite themselves.
COAPEXPAN (MEX) - Ehrens (Cardento x Concorde) and Luciana Roberta Gonzalez Guerra (MEX) won the CSIO5* 1.60m Grand Prix in Coapexpan. Hortensia van de Leeuwerk (Corland x Argentinus) has claimed victory under Manuel Gonz
GORLA MINORE - The CSI2* Grand Prix over 1.45m in Gorla Minore (ITA) resulted in a beautiful fourth place for Fleur Sinaa-A (Cardento x Indorado) and Paul Estermann (SUI).
LIER - Hulahupe JR (Bubalu VDL x Indoctro) and Joe Whitaker (GBR) achieved a fine sixth place in the 1.45m Grand Prix in Lier (BEL).
VEJER DE LA FRONTERA - Top results for our 11-year-old stallion Davenport VDL (Diamant de Semilly x Indoctro). With his rider Laura Klaphake he finished 9th in the CSI4* 1.55m Grand Prix of Vejer de la Frontera (ESP).
Our horses achieved top results in the Mediterranean Equestrian Spring Tour 3 of Oliva in Spain. Our stallion Comthago VDL became 2nd in the Silver Tour Grand Prix at 1.40m level. Our own bred Icoon VDL, which we own together with Stal...
VERDEN - An average score of no less than 8.5 was the result of Zinelord VDL's second sports test in Verden (DE).
LÖNINGEN - Odelia (Kallmar VDL x Cornet Obolensky) has won the Hasetaler Freispringchampionat for three-year-olds in Löningen (DE). Odlia was bred by Pedro Trommelen from Oosteind (NL).
GORLA MINORE - Little Pony (Cohinoor VDL x Emilion) again won a young horse class over 1.25m in Gorla Minore in Italy.
'S HERTOGENBOSCH - Grand Slam VDL (Cardento (Elite) x Heartbreaker) and Marlon Modolo Zanotelli (BRA) drove a fantastic clear round in the CSI5* Rolex Grand Slam Grand Prix over 1.60m in 's Hertogenbosch (NED).
STRÖMSHOLM - Newton VDL and Ontario ES VDL were approved by the Swedish Studbook (SWB).
Top results for our 11-year-old stallion Davenport VDL (Diamant de Semilly x Indoctro). He and his rider Laura Klaphake were honored as the winner of the 1.45m Grand Prix in Vejer de la Frontera
GORLA MINORE - Little Pony (Cohinoor VDL x Emilion) won a young horse class over 1.25m in Gorla Minore in Italy.
OCALA - Hudson (Arezzo VDL x Contender) took fourth place under Amanda Flint in the 1.40m Grand Prix in Ocala (USA). Jaws de Longchamps (Zirocco Blue x Chin Chin) and Kathie Leverick (USA) finished second in the 1.30m class.
ELLINGTON - Faltic HB (Baltic VDL x Concorde) and Ben Maher (GBR) achieved a wonderful third place in the Grand Prix over 1.60m in Wellington (USA).
LIVE OAK - Gisborne VDL, the son of Zirocco VDL x Goodtimes bred by the VDL Stud, became sixth in the World Cup competition in Live Oak, USA yesterday. Gisborne VDL jumped a fantastic clear round under Hyde Mofatt (CAN).
A son of Brantzau was honored as champion of the Brandenburger stallionapprovals at Neustadt-Dosse
WELLINGTON - It's almost here! The WEF Sporthorse auction starts tonight in Wellington. You can follow the auction of the fourteen show jumpers live and participate in the bidding! Start is at 7:00 PM. EST, which is 1 a.m. Dutch time.
Carrera offspring prove themselves again
WELLINGTON - Faltic HB (Baltic VDL x Concorde) and Ben Maher (GBR) achieved a wonderful second place in the Grand Prix over 1.60m in Wellington (USA).
KRAKOW - The twelve-year-old mare Fliere Fluiter (Zirocco Blue x Animo) and Jack Ansems (NED) have won the CSI3* Worldcup Grand Prix over 1.55m in Krakow. Zirocco Air (Zirocco Blue x Con Air) and Mateusz Tyszko (POL) won the 1.30m.
SHARJAH - The Nations Cup in Sharjah (UAE) resulted in a nice second place for BBS McGregor (Cardento) and Jack Ryan (IRE).
KEYSOE - Icaterina (Durango VDL x Tangelo vd Zuuthoeve) and Joe Whitaker (GBR) have won the CSI2* Grand Prix in Keysoe over 1.45m.
OLIVA - Geste van de Vitha (Zirocco Blue VDL x Quite Easy I) and Bart Clarys (BEL) finished sixth in the CSI2* Grand Prix over 1.45m in Oliva (ESP).
Our stallion Comthago has recently started training with Marlon Zanotelli and immediately took the win at their competition debut
The 5-year-old Maximus (Glasgow van 't Merelnest x Carolus II) was one of the top sellers in the Youhorse.auction sale.
Ocala - Hudson (by Arezzo VDL) and Irvington VDL (by Dallas VDL) placed in the $50.000 Grand Prix
Once again we have 4 stallions entering the KWPN Stallion Approval
Wellington FL - Two son's of harley VDL placed in the 1.35m class. 4th Jesmond VDL and 5th Indygo Solier B, both sold in the WEF Sport Horse Auction Wellington FL USA.
Opglabbeek - Just Special (by Falaise de Muze) wins the 1.35m class and Floor (by Zirocco Blue VDL) also took a victory in the 1.30m class.
Poland - Son of Etoulon VDL placed 4th in the 2* 1.40m
Homebred Liberty VDL placed 2nd in a 1.20m class