Indoor Brabant: Dutch Team to Defend Dressage Title From Queen Isabel Werth

Monday, February 27, 2017
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The dressage competitions at Indoor Brabant will again guarantee dressage sport on the highest level. Highlight will be the FEI World Cup Dressage qualification with the Grand Prix on Friday, 10 March (11 am), and the Freestyle on Saturday, 11 March (2.30 pm).

The dressage line-up is looking good. The complete Dutch top will be present: Edward Gal, last year's World Cup winner Hans-Peter Minderhoud and Diederik van Silfhout. They will defend the Dutch flag against a strong competition from, among others, Germany.

Dressage queen Isabell Werth will be taken part, Indoor Brabant is one of her favourite events. Isabell participated in no less than five Olympic Games and one five team gold medals, one individual gold medal and four silver medals. She will be joined by Fabienne Lütkemeier and Jessica von Bredow-Werndl, both ladies won the European Young Rider Dressage titles twice. Shooting star from Ireland, Judy Reynolds, who made her Olympic debut in Rio de Janeiro last year, will travel to ’s-Hertogenbosch where she will meet Belgium's top riders Jorinde Verwimp and Jeroen Devroe. Australia's Kristy Oatley, who is currently very successful, is also participating at Indoor Brabant. The final line-up will be online soon.

This year a Small Tour, for the horses of the future, will also be part of the programme and a U25 competition for the riders of the future. Two great dressage days, and the official farewell of Adelinde Cornelissen’s Parzival in the Brabanthallen.

Complete programme dressage international

Friday 10 March Brabanthal
11:00 FEI World Cup Dressage – Grand Prix

Friday 10 March Peelhal
15:30 Prix St. Georges
18:30 Grand Prix U25 (16-25)

Saturday 11 March Brabanthal
09:00 Intermediate I – Kür op Muziek
11:30 Parapaard Prijs – Grand Prix Kür op Muziek U25
14:30 FEI World Cup Dressage – Kür op Muziek

Tickets can be ordered here.