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CDI Lier 2021 canceled due to stricter corona rules in Belgium

Initially the fifth edition of the CDI Lier 2021 was planned for March 2-7. Unfortunately, the organization Belgium Dressage Events had to cancel the event yesterday due to the tightened rules in Belgium. The organization is looking at a new date in March 2022. The rules in Belgium are currently getting stricter regarding the fight […]

In the starting blocks for CDI Lier in 2021

After the successful Belgian Championships, the next highly appreciated dressage event is on the calendar in Lier: the fifth edition of the CDI Lier. The exciting dressage competition, organized by Belgium Dressage Events, contains a large international field of participants and will take place in 2021 from Tuesday March 2 to Sunday March 7 in […]

Laurence Roos crowns herself Belgian Dressage Champion

Laurence Roos has just won the Belgian dressage title at the Azelhof. Today she was also the number one equestrian with her freestyle to music with Fil Rouge (by Stedinger) under the saddle. She rode to a total of 76.995 percent. Simon Missiaen came in second place. He rode Charlie (v. Fiorencio) to a total […]

Heylen stays ahead of Verwimp in BC Kleine Tour

In Lier, Tom Heylen rode with his freestyle to music to the final victory. He counted on El Capone (v. Tuschinski) and rode to a total of 75.130 percent. This did not give him the victory today, but his points were enough for the victory in the final classification. Jorinde Verwimp followed in second place. […]

BC title for Laura Luyten

In the Azelhof are various finals of the Belgian Championship scheduled for today. The medals have just been awarded at the YR. Laura Luyten may call herself the Belgian champion for one year. She rode J2l Lamborgini (v. Bravour B) to victory as well as in the final classification. Today her freestyle to music was […]

Jette de Jong wins Belgian Junior title

In Lier, the closing freestyle to music was held in the Belgian Championship for the Juniors on Sunday. The win and the final win went to Jette De Jong. She rode Heavenly Charming (v. Charmeur) to a total of 76.380 percent in the final classification, taking first place. The silver medal went to Karoline Sofie […]

Jorinde Verwimp wins Tour A in Lier

This morning the final freestyle of Tour A (level 5) was ridden and the victory went to Jorinde Verwimp. She rode Charmer (by Charmeur) to a total of 74.265 percent. With this score she stayed ahead of Numa Verberne, who finished in second place with Silent Gatano (by Lord Leatherdale). This KWPN gelding rode to […]

De Jong, Hennes and Van de Weyer win at BC dressage

This morning three rubrics of the different BCs were ridden. In the Juniors Jette De Jong rode to victory in the individual test; She rode Heavenly Charming (by Charmeur) to a total of 72.294 percent and remained far ahead of all competition. Karoline Sofie Vestergaard and Junior Hit (by Sandro Hit) finished in second place. […]

Sam Verheyden wins Grand Tour C at BK Lier

The final of C Tour was just ridden and Sam Verheyden rode to victory. He counted on Kryptonite from the Performing Stables (by Detroit) to ride to the gold medal. Isabel Cool (Cheatodon) and Anne Ponsaerts (Carrera) finished in second and third place. Isabel Cool rode the freestyle intermédiaire A / B to her name […]

Suraya Hendrikx wins the Tour B Final Classification

This afternoon the closing freestyle to music of Tour B was held. The win in the final classification went to Suraya Hendrikx. She rode Benicia (by Benicio) to the first place. Brecht D’Hoore and Inverness WH (by Everdale) finished in second place. Jorinde Verwimp and Ampere’s Diamond vh Klaverhof (by Ampere) were third. In the […]