Netherlands Lead in Team Dressage Championships at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™

Team Netherlands currently has the lead position following the first half of the Team Grand Prix held Monday as part of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. Imke Schellekens-Bartels and Hans Peter Minderhoud rode for the Netherlands and received a combined score of 145.702.

Germany is currently in second with 140.340, and Great Britain is in third with 138.341.


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Imke Schellekens-Bartels (NED) – Current individual leader

Hans Peter Minderhoud (NED) – Currently in third place individually

Fiona Bigwood (GB) - Currently in fourth place individually

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Photo Caption: Hans Peter Minderhoud riding Exquis Nadine helped give the Netherlands an early lead in the Dressage World Championships presented by Alltech at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. Credit: Dirk Caremans