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Fourteen Jumper and Seven Dressage Stallions Approved

Fourteen Jumper and Seven Dressage Stallions Approved

| November 16, 2015

Jumper Stallions Saturday morning November 14, a large audience gathered in Ermelo to watch 15 jumper stallions participate in the final exam of the performance test of which 4 were subsequently approved. The Kashmir van […]

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2015 WBFSH Rankings

2015 WBFSH Rankings

| October 23, 2015

KWPN Dressage Horses 1st, Jumpers 2nd, and Eventers 5th Source: KWPN.org The definitive rankings of the World Breeding Federation for Sport Horses (WBFSH) and the FEI were published on October 13th. The rankings are a […]

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KWPN Harness Horse Stallion Hermanus to America

KWPN Harness Horse Stallion Hermanus to America

| June 14, 2015

The KWPN harness horse stallion Hermanus (Patijn out of Biantha V elite by Manno, breeder: G. Hermanussen of Beers) , who was approved for breeding this spring, has been sold to Jonas K. Lengacher, Martin Schmucker, Chris Schmucker, […]

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Twenty-Three Jumper/Dressage/Gelders Stallions Approved

Twenty-Three Jumper/Dressage/Gelders Stallions Approved

| May 27, 2015

The final presentation of the spring performance test started with the older jumper stallions, after which the three-year-old stallions were presented in the ring in groups.   In the end, the Stallion Selection Committee registered 17 […]

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Three Harness Stallions Approved

Three Harness Stallions Approved

| May 26, 2015

The final evaluation for four harness stallions took place in Ermelo on April 25th. Three stallions were accepted into the studbook. Cat.nr. 62 Hiro T ( Cizandro x Darona ster by Manno –breeder W.A. Toonen […]

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KWPN News

KWPN News

| May 18, 2015

Performance Test: Final Presentation Date Approaching On Saturday, May 23, the final presentation for jumper-, dressage-, and Gelders stallions will take place at the KWPN Center. View information on the participating stallions + photos and […]

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Six Stallions Receive the Keur Predicate

Six Stallions Receive the Keur Predicate

| February 10, 2015

As always, time was reserved at the KWPN Stallion Show to honor stallions that have earned a predicate for excellence in breeding. This year, six stallions were awarded the keur predicate. Wim Ernes gave commentary […]

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Henkie Champion Gelders Stallion

Henkie Champion Gelders Stallion

| February 9, 2015

Two Gelders stallions made it to the third round and both were selected for the performance test. Henkie, a son of Alexandro P and the keur eligible mare Beaujamanda by Upperville. He has very sound […]

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Six Harness Stallions Selected for Performance Test

Six Harness Stallions Selected for Performance Test

| February 9, 2015

The well moving number 603 Hofnar (Atleet x Saffraan) was the first stallion to be selected for the test. Next was the long-legged, long-lined Havenmeester (Bakboord HBC x Vaandrager HBC, who received praise for his […]

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Second Dressage Day and Championship

Second Dressage Day and Championship

| February 9, 2015

Ten More Dressage Stallions on Second Day On the first day of dressage, 21 stallions were invited and on the second day another ten were added. Of those two were invited to the championship, the […]

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Two Gelders Stallions to Third Round

Two Gelders Stallions to Third Round

| February 6, 2015

In the past, Gelders stallions were presented in hand during the second round; this year a new format was implemented. As a result, Henkie, the only three-year-old Gelders stallion to pass the first round viewing, […]

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First Dressage Day produces 21 stallions

First Dressage Day produces 21 stallions

| February 6, 2015

On the first dressage day, 21 of 26 stallions invited to the third round were selected for the performance test. The keuring was off to a good start with offspring from Apache, charmeur, Jazz, Johnson […]

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Strong 2nd Day Jumping Stallions

Strong 2nd Day Jumping Stallions

| February 6, 2015

Day two produced an additional 22 jumping stallions for the performance test (bringing the total to 43). Although the first day produced only one stallion for the championship, day two produced six. The type on […]

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First day of KWPN Stallion Show produces 21 stallions

First day of KWPN Stallion Show produces 21 stallions

| February 4, 2015

New protocol is in effect for the Stallion Show. During the second round, stallions are picked for the third round. Rather than waiting until Saturday, the third round now follows the second round each day. […]

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Preferent Stallion Patijn Deceased

Preferent Stallion Patijn Deceased

| January 29, 2015

The preferent harness stallion Patijn (Kolonel x Julony ster pref by Renovo, breeder H. Til, owner Patijn Equine Center in New Haven, IN) has died. On January 27, 2015, Patijn showed signs of colic and […]

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KWPN Online Foal Auction

KWPN Online Foal Auction

| August 14, 2014

The Online Auction  opened for bidding on August 8th and will end at 9 pm on the 22nd of August (Dutch time). If you are interested in a foal and want to make a bid, […]

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2014 KWPN Horse Days

2014 KWPN Horse Days

| July 16, 2014

Where Breeding and Sport Unite! Next month, from August 11-16, KWPN Horse Days will take place at the KWPN Center. This new equestrian facility is located on the same grounds as the Dutch Equestrian Federation. […]

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KWPN Foal Auctions

KWPN Foal Auctions

| June 17, 2014

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KWPN Horse Days

KWPN Horse Days

| June 17, 2014

This year, KWPN Horse Days, a summer bonanza of sport and breed classes, will be held between August 11 – 16 in Ermelo.

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Three Harness Stallions Approved

Three Harness Stallions Approved

| May 12, 2014

The final evaluation of the 50-Day Test for harness stallions took place on the grass of the KWPN center in Ermelo. The stallions were presented by training leader Henk Hammers, after which Ad Geurts, president […]

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