Posted on 01 May 2023
From Thursday 27 April to Sunday 30 April, Green Valley Estate in Deurne was the stage for the Dutch National Jumping Championships. Top riders competed for national titles in the pony, children, juniors, young riders and seniors categories.
Bethany Vos became Dutch champion in the pony category. After an exciting jump-off, Nina Houtzager won the national title in the Children category with her horse Hero Elvis. Hilde Veenstra became Dutch champion in the Juniors category with her horse Gideon DLS. In the Young Riders category, Auke Feenstra took the national title with his horse Jolineke. Remarkably, the full podium of the seniors consisted of Roelofsen riders, with Maikel van der Vleuten winning the national title with his horse O’Bailey vh Brouwershof. The silver medal went to Kim Emmen and the bronze to Harrie Smolders.
We enjoyed this wonderful weekend of top-level sports. Congratulations to all the winners!