Holland born equestrian Jules Nyssen was invited to give clinics in the US 15 years ago and he never went home. After assisting Karen Stives and Ben Arthur earn a silver in the LA Olympics, his career in this country took off.
Pictured here in the winner's circle with world renowned jumper rider Kris Kappler, celebrating their victory in the $25,000 Wellington Dressage/Jumping Spectacular in February. An event like no other, this class has become a Wellington tradition over the last several years. Top riders from each discipline pair up, competing on a provided horse in the other discipline. The show jumpers ride a 3rd level test and the dressage riders jump a 3'6" jumper course.
Read more about Jules' background, repertoire of wins and sale horses. . . Dressage Daily presents this week-end feature in Who's Who - Jules Nyssen.