Provisional Selection of Dutch Show jumping team for WEG
Thursday, January 1, 1998
Jos Lansink again Champion of the Netherlands!
Again Jos Lansink proved to be no match for his competitors in the Dutch Showjumping Championship in Hoofddorp. Leading with 6.46 points, he kept Jeroen Dubbeldam and Wout Jan van der Schans at a distance. Jos, this year jumping the approved stallion Nissan High Valley Z, has won the national title 8 times since 1990; he did not start in the 'missing' year 1996.
1. Jos Lansink Nissan High Valley Z 3.52
2. Jeroen Dubbeldam V&L De Sjiem 9.98
3. Wout Jan van der Schans Impac Goldenbridge 10.12
4. Piet Raymakers Jewel's Classic Touch 10.50
5. Mathijs van Asten Arnaldo 11.66
6. Peter Geerink LBH Heartbreaker 11.73
7. Eric van der Vleuten Vink Diesjasper T 16.80
8. Ben Schröder Bollvorm's Lux 17.71
9. Rob Ehrens Celano 18.89
10. Leon Thijssen Opstalan's Garavola 20.16After these Dutch
Championships national coach Hans Horn disclosed the names in the provisional selection of the Dutch team for the World Equestrian Games in Rome. Team captain is Jos Lansink (with Nissan Calvaro Z or Nissan Carthago Z) and other candidates are: Jeroen Dubbeldam (V&L De Sjiem), Peter Geerink (LBH Heartbreaker), Emile Hendrix (RBG Finesse), Piet Raymakers (Jewel's Classic Touch), Wout Jan van der Schans (Impac Leroy Brown), Jan Tops (Operette La Silla) and Eric van der Vleuten (Vink Flower).