Young talented horses met in Zangersheide
FEI World Jumping Championships for Young Horses Lanaken: from 20 to 24 September Domain Zangersheide was the centre of breeding and sport.
FEI/WBFSH World Breeding Jumping Championships for Young Horses 5, 6 and 7 years old close every year the breeding season. The impressive organization of Domain Zangersheide, directed by Judy-Ann Melchior, set up the Jumping Championships for Young Horses 5, 6 and 7 years old, the senior Belgian Championships, the FEI Zangersheide Sires of the World and the Quality Auction of the best foals. Winner also of the last year’s edition, Jérome Guery won the Sires of the Word with the talented stallion Jupiter VG (Pommeau du Heup x Heartbreaker). Also Pieter Devos is Belgian Champion two times in a row, winning last year with Espoir and this time riding the mare Claire Z.
Queen of 5 years old is the mare Chilli (Colestus), registered in German studbook of DTPF, ridden by Pippa Goddard. The IHS mare Columbcille Gipsy (Toulon) ridden by Gerard O’Neill is the winner of 6 years old. 7 years old champion is the gelding BWP Coriano van Klapscheut (Lord) with Dayro Arroyave.