2017 Paul Schockemohle Online Foal Auction – Collection Launched

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For Diamond (by For Romance II x Rohdiamant x Donnerhall)
Photo © Kiki Beelitz
2017 PS Online Foal Auction

Paul Schockemöhle is launching the first online foal auction in Germany at ps-online.auction! On 15 June at 12:00, the PS-Online.Auction will begin. The experienced Schockemöhle team has put together a selection of 25 top-class foals. The youngsters are all offspring of Deckstation Schockemöhle stallions – from the Olympic champion Big Star to the winner of the Nuremberg Burg-Pokal finale Vitalis.

More Than 100 Entries for 2017 Lodbergen Foal Championship

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Breeder Dieter Schmidt with his mare and foal, ready to enter the arena for the 2016 Lodbergen Foal Championship
Photo © Tanja Becker
Oldenburg Breeding News

Who will become the 2017 Lodbergen Foal Champion? That will be decided at the seventh edition of the Foal Championships at the Dressage Performance Centre Lodberger (DLZ) on Saturday 17 June 2017. Over 100 young foals will be presented to a critical assessment by judges Paul Baune, Joop van Uytert and Antonius Schulze Averdiek and possibly obtain a ticket to the German Foal Championships in Lienen mid July.

Antonia Arl Reigns Supreme at 2017 CDI Achleiten, Withdraws from European Championship Contention

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Antonia Arl and Equestricons Belstaff W at the 2017 CDI Achleiten
Photo © Michael Rzepa
2017 CDI Achleiten

Belgian young rider Antonia Arl reigned supreme at the 2107 CDI Achleiten on 9 – 11 June 2017 and won three out of four classes she was entered in. Although Arl showed great ability to perform and win under pressure, the rider and her family have decided to withdraw from Belgian team contention for the 2017 European Junior/Young Riders Championships.

Fortuny & Javelin Meet McLean: The Ground Work

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Warwick McLean doing ground work with Javelin. Warwick is able to stand further away from Javelin, while she stands relaxed with the neck dropped
Photo © Astrid Appels
Training Your Horse

For 6-year old Fortuny and 4-year old Javeli parting from the nest and their horsey paradise here at home with me must have been a culture shock. Warwick McLean confirmed their good arrival at Stall Gehlenhof in Tönisvorst, Germany, the starting point of their dressage career. Firm proponents of good horsemanship, both Warwick and I believe that saddle breaking starts with proper ground work.

Isabell Werth Wins 2017 German Dressage Championships, 13th Career Title

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The podium at the 2017 German Dressage Championships in Balve: Sönke Rothenberger, Isabell Werth, Hubertus Schmidt
Photo © LL-foto
2017 German Dressage Championships

Isabell Werth has won the German Dressage Championships for the 13th time in her career. At the 2017 German Championships in Balve, she rode the 11-year old Westfalian gelding Emilio to victory in the Grand Prix and Special and earned the gold medal in the technical championship which was ridden over two rounds on Friday 9 and Saturday 10 June 2017.

Isabell Werth Wins 2017 German Dressage Championships, 13th Career Title

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The podium at the 2017 German Dressage Championships in Balve: Sönke Rothenberger, Isabell Werth, Hubertus Schmidt
Photo © LL-foto
2017 German Dressage Championships

Isabell Werth has won the German Dressage Championships for the 13th time in her career. At the 2017 German Championships in Balve, she rode the 11-year old Westfalian gelding Emilio to victory in the Grand Prix and Special and earned the gold medal in the technical championship which was ridden over two rounds on Friday 9 and Saturday 10 June 2017.