First impressions and results after a Super Fjord Horse Week-End this 20 & 21st September in BE-DESSEL, in the riding center "Groenendijk" :
- A new Belgian Champion 2014 was designed by our judge team and this honorable title goes to the 10 years old mare FALKE, daughter of Mogly (DE) and Rina van 't Riddershof. The proud breeder and owner is Steven De Rauw from BE-9310 Aalst (East-Flanders)
- Don't forget the young ones!
Victory on the foal championship for the filly PERLA VAN DE BILTERHOEVE (Brijol x Hertug), breeder/owner : Dennis & Patty Dierckx-De Groote (Antwerp) ;
First placement for the yearling NESPELINE DE LA VALLEE (Hjellar x Rånn), breeder/owner : Francis Thilmany (Walloon)
- And also the best belgian geldings were present with a winner : LUNAR VAN DE WATERHOEK (Hjellar x Zakaro d'Ardenne), Breeder : Antoine Tillie, West-Flanders ; Owner : Vic Heyvaert (Antwerp)
- Price for the best prepared horse and the best presentation: congratulations to Steven DE RAUW and his helpers!
- Ella FLION (West-Flanders) is confirming being the best Belgian behavior test rider and she keeps her title for one more year, this time with BJÖRKA VAN 'T POESELERF
- Wil PEIJS (Antwerp) did the best driving behavior tests this year with his mare KWINTEN VAN HET SIBERIEHOF (Yordy x Heia Gutt)
- Erwin DEFRUYT (West-Flanders) wins the behavior test with the tree, also with the mare BJÖRKA VAN 'T POESELERF :
- Tijl (driver), Marijke (rider), Johan DELAHAYE (breeder), (Walloon) users and breeder of the mare DORINDA d'ARDENNE (Årdalsrappen x Vikar) got the price for the best Overall Fjord Horse. Combination breeding show - behavior tests.
More news, results, photos, impressions ... to be followed!
A special thank you to our president, Colette Poncelet, who did a great work for the organization of this week-end (Colette in the middle of the photo below) ; the volunteers' help before and during this whole event ; the breeders and users and supporters of the Fjord horse breed ; the judges Christiaan, Marcel, Jan and Wannes (see photo in front) and last but not least we appreciated very much the visit of Nathalie, coming the long way from Bretagne, France to join us!!