Entries by Niek

Silver medal for Lottie and Glamourdale

A thrilling final day of the European Dressage Championships in Riesenbeck ended with a fantastic silver medal in the freestyle to music! It was warm in the sold-out stadium, there was not a breath of wind in the field, but this did not seem to bother the audience. Every combination was encouraged and received a […]

Team GB wins gold!

After two days of dressage sports in Riesenbeck, the British team wins gold at the European Dressage Championships! Team members Gareth Hughes with Classic Briolinca started things off on Thursday and immediately managed to achieve a very good score of 74.565%! After this it was Carl Hester’s turn with Fame. With an absolute top test, […]

KWPN recognition for Grand Prix stallion Nespresso

The Grand Prix stallion Nespresso has been nominated for recognition. The General Board has now formalized the application for recognition of this Negro son. The Van Olst Horses stallion, bred by R. van Erp, recently made his international Grand Prix debut. The fourteen-year-old Nespresso was recently competed by Charlotte Fry in Jardy, France, in the […]

Van Olst Sales Online

Since last Friday it is possible to make a bid on 1 of the foals from the collection of “The Foal Edition 2023, part 2”. Normally you are used to the auction ending on Monday evening. During this edition, however, the auction ends on Tuesday evening September 5 from 8 p.m. So you now have […]

Irvin s. Inspire reserve champion Z2 dressage

During the Hippiade in Ermelo, Irvin, ridden by and owned by Lotje Schoots, managed to seize an excellent second place in the Z2 dressage during this National Championship. At 6 years old, Irvin was one of the younger competitors in this class, but that didn’t stop him from winning the reserve title. Irvin is a […]

Glamourdale zon Matcho-H wins Belgian Championship

Ridden by Aure Spleeters Glamourdale son Matcho-H became champion of the 6 years old dressage horses of Belgium. With a score off 84,6% she stayed more than 5% ahead of the number two. Matcho-H is bred out off the Rousseau mare Zartina who is also the damm of the Grand Prix dressagehorse Ironman H.

Everest wins Pavo Cup, Nacho becomes 2nd!

What a result in the 5 year old class for Van Olst Horses in the Pavo Cup! In the 5-year-olds Everest managed to win and Nacho became 2nd! During the semi-finals on Thursday, Everest managed to make the most impression as the last starter in the field. With an absolute top test he managed to […]

Top filly by Nacho most expensive foal

The virtual hammer just fell fort he last time in the first edition of the Van Olst Sales Online auction. An edition in which there was a great foreign interest and in which many foals were sold for realistic prices. The foals have been sold to the Netherlands, United States, Germany, England, Italy, Sweden and […]

World Championship for Young Dressage Horses 2023

Last weekend Nalegro and Everest were allowed to go to the World Championships for young dressage horses in Ermelo. This prestigious event was once again organized in Ermelo and the creme de la creme of the young dressage horses was present here. In the first round, Nalegro was the first of these two five-year-olds to […]

most expensive foal by Glamourdale in Westphalen

While Glamourdale won the Grand Prix Special in Peelbergen in the pouring rain, an auction was held in Westphalia in which his son Glamor Star was auctioned first. The son of world champion Glamourdale is none other than the full brother of the price topper at last year’s Westphalian OnLive auction. Exactly one year ago, […]