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18 September 2020 | 16:04

Start bidding on the exclusive dressage foals from the Future Dressage Foal auction

Fifteen highly talented dressage foals are part of the very first edition of the Futures Dressage Foal Auction. All foals are very interesting and from young KWPN dressage stallions. Until Monday evening the 21st of September from 8 PM, you will have the chance to become an owner of one of these excellent foals.
16 September 2020 | 13:04

Unique collection presented of brand new, exclusive Future Dressage Foal Auction!

A special and new cooperation among several stallion keepers has resulted in a very unique auction collection. On Monday, 21 September, fifteen selected future talents by young dressage stallions will go under the digital hammer!
15 September 2020 | 10:19

Last Week Winner September 7 until September 13

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
14 September 2020 | 20:40

Tangelo van de Zuuthoeve daughter for 22.000 euros best bid at the 5th KWPN Online Foal auction

Besides all auctions both domestic and foreign, it seems there is still a big interest for the KWPN foals. With 22.000 euros, Phedra (s.Tangelo van de Zuuthoeve) had the highest bid in this edition. Besides that 80% of the foals were sold.
14 September 2020 | 16:44

Trigon Auctions: Dutch 3-year-old champion and last foals of the season in Group 2

Trigon Auctions have launched the last foal collection of this foal season. It is a Group 2 collection which means that next to proven sires offspring of younger sires, that generally don’t make it into the elite auctions, get a chance to present their talented offspring, full of potential.
9 September 2020 | 15:03

Half-brother Harness horse stallion Atleet and many more talented foals in the 5th Online Foal Auction

A week ago the VDL foal collection was auctioned and yesterday the foals of the 5th KWPN Online Foal Auction have been presented! The bidding of this collection will start next Friday. Until Monday evening 14 September, you will have the chance to get a grip on one or more of these talents.
8 September 2020 | 14:22

One week to go until Foal Auction Prinsjesdag

Coming Tuesday 15 of September the annually elite auction Foal Auction Prinsjesdag will take place. 24 dressage and 38 showjumping foals will be auctioned by Koen Olaerts at the KNHS Centre in Ermelo, The Netherlands.
7 September 2020 | 13:40

Last Week Winners August 31 until September 6

​Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
1 September 2020 | 11:04

High sales percentage in 4th online foal auction

In total 80% of the foals were sold. Foreign investors know how to appreciate the foals of the KWPN online foal auctions. Again during this 4th edition, half of the foals are sold to foreign countries.
1 September 2020 | 09:53

Last Week Winners August 24 until August 30

​Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
31 August 2020 | 14:27

Last chance on a talented foal, in less than 8 hours the Online Foal Auction in collaboration with VDL STUD ends

The 4th KWPN Online Foal Auction will end tonight, bidding is possible until 8 PM.
28 August 2020 | 10:00

VDL Stud and KWPN Online Foal Auction join forces in 4th collection!

​When the number one studbook of the WBFSH Jumping Ranking get together with the prestigious VDL Stud it’s without doubt that an interesting collection is raised.
26 August 2020 | 13:03

Convincing Icarus V wins Blom Cup for seven-year-olds

After winning the semi-final, Ruben Romp also won the final of the Blom Cup for seven-year-olds with the Biscayo son Icarus V owned by main sponsor Rinus Blom and Robert Muntel. He received the Championship title.
26 August 2020 | 12:59

Kardinaal HX gets a beautiful victory in the Blom Cup

The KWPN-approved stallion Kardinaal HX (by Don Diablo HX) is the new champion of the Blom Cup for five-year-olds! Under Pieter Keunen, the Stal Hendrix owned stallion proved unbeatable.
26 August 2020 | 12:54

Blom Cup: Dallas VDL son Lamborghini wins four-year-olds championship

It was an exciting battle in the Blom Cup for four-year-olds. Both VSN champion Love de Vie (by Grandorado TN) and Lamborghini (by Dallas VDL) got 9.3 and 9.0 in the final.
26 August 2020 | 12:50

Just Special VK stays ahead and wins Blom Cup

To be able to win the final after already winning the semifinal of the Blom Cup is very difficult to achieve. But that’s exactly what Falaise de Muze daughter Just Special VK and Doron Kuipers did in the Blom Cup for six-year-olds.
19 August 2020 | 11:50

Mirzela van Hapert brings Mare Championships to a smashing end

In advance, it became clear that the battle for the Harness horse title would be between the Cizandro daughters Mirzela van Hapert and Mexxima. They did not make it easy for each other and the jury, but the very expressive and powerful Mirzela van Hapert convinced during the final round in the pouring rain that there was no longer any doubt: she was the champion.
19 August 2020 | 11:05

Edmundo's charming daughter Miss Montreal Gelder champion mare

With three mares in the championship ring, the final round for the Gelder mares was certainly not the biggest championship of the day. Edmundo daughter Miss Montreal was crowned champion of this breeding direction, referring Mia-Amanda to the reserve title.
18 August 2020 | 16:26

Dream Boy-dochter Magna Charta National Champion

Last weekend the special inspection season of 2020 came to a shining end. Under lovely weather-conditions the Dream Boy daughter Magna Charta was crowned National Champion dressage mares in Ermelo.
18 August 2020 | 12:43

Two wildcards are added to the KWPN online 3-Years-old auction

It’s time! The collection of 22 very interesting and promising three-year-olds are online now! Next Friday the bidding starts, on Monday the 24th of August the auction will end at 8 PM.
18 August 2020 | 11:27

Complete Mette VDL (v.Etoulon VDL) wins championship 3-year-old jumping mares

The adjusted 2020 inspection season has come to a beautiful end last weekend. The Etoulon VDL daughter Mette VDL was crowned National Mare Champion jumper mares, leading the group of seven mares in the final.
10 August 2020 | 21:27

Phyliss, son of Indian Rock, sold for 9.500 euros

​The third KWPN Online Foal Auction is closed! Exactly half of the foals is sold to abroad. The impressive son of Indian Rock found his new owner for 9.500 euros and will stay in The Netherlands.
7 August 2020 | 14:14

Start the bidding! Auction closes Monday evening

It has been 10AM, so that means the bidding for the 3rd KWPN Online Auction is open. 15 dressage and 15 jumping foals will go under the digital hammer coming Monday from 8PM.
6 August 2020 | 11:30

From youngster to international Grand Prix horse: Dana Blue

Dana Blue came out of the Covid-19 lockdown to take two back-to-back CSI4* Grand Prix wins at Hubside Jumping Grimaud, in France. With Maikel van der Vleuten in the saddle, the 12-year-old KWPN mare has recorded a number of big victories and was also part of the Dutch team at the Longines FEI European Championships in Rotterdam last summer.
4 August 2020 | 15:03

KWPN Stallion Show 2021 moves to Ermelo due to COVID-19

The KWPN Stallion Show of 2021 will take place at the National Equestrian Centre of Ermelo. The KWPN board has made this decision due to COVID-19 and the uncertain situation in February next year.
3 August 2020 | 21:53

3rd collection presented with interestingly bred foals!

Ready for the future? Or still looking for an interesting dressage or showjumping foal? Don’t wait too long as the third online foal auction collection is presented! Breeders shows a lot of trust in the KWPN Online Foal Auctions as they offer more and more foals with a proven pedigree.
3 August 2020 | 14:38

Last Week Winners July 27 until August 2

​Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
3 August 2020 | 10:28

Black Horses Auction: all 40 horses sold to 11 countries

The Grand Prix mare Endy BH became the convincing top-seller of the Black Horses Auction last night and will continue her sports career with a very talented Belgian rider. The online auction of Black Horses Stud can be put into the books with a 100% score, because all 40 auction horses were sold to 11 different countries last night.
31 July 2020 | 15:00
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29 July 2020 | 12:25

Black Horses Online auction opened

The online auction of the Black Horses Auction has officially opened! From now on you can place your bids on the 40 exclusive dressage horses; 23 sporthorses, 14 unbroken horses and 5 broodmares.
28 July 2020 | 22:12

Straw of Chacco-Blue semen sold for 32,000 to Hungary

This year's second KWPN Online Foal Auction is over! This foal auction was organized in collaboration with De Wiemselbach and Stal 't Hofstee.
27 July 2020 | 11:19

Last Week Winners July 20 until July 26

​Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
24 July 2020 | 18:38

No lack of sport results in dam-line 2nd collection KWPN Online Foal Auction

From this morning on it’s possible to place your bid on the second collection of the KWPN Online Foal Auction. You don’t want to miss these auction foals, especially when you’re looking for your next super star for sports or breeding!
22 July 2020 | 12:28

Collection Black Horses Auction complete: 3- and 4-year-old talents added

​Ten 4-year-old and thirteen 3-year-old dressage horses complete the collection of the Black Horses Auction. All 40 horses for the online auction of Saturday 1 August can be found on the auction website. After the previously published sporthorses and broodmares, Black Horses Stud has added 23 more dressage talents to the auction collection.
21 July 2020 | 16:01

Last Week Winners July 13 until July 19

​Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders
20 July 2020 | 17:00

Exclusive, original straw Chacco-Blue semen in second KWPN Online Foal Auction!

After the succesfull first edition of the KWPN Foal Auction this season, the time has come to announce the second collection! This auction is organized in collaboration with de Wiemselbach and Stal ‘t Hofstee. Next to the 21 auction foals, we also have been given the opportunity to add an exclusive, original straw semen of the legendary Chacco-Blue into this auction!
16 July 2020 | 09:24

First part of collection Black Horses Auction online

The first part of the collection of the Black Horses Auction has been published. For the online auction on Saturday 1st of August, Black Horses Auction presents 12 exclusive sporthorses and 5 genetically highly interesting broodmares.
14 July 2020 | 10:36

Last Week Winner July 6 until July 12

​Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
8 July 2020 | 22:22

Last Week Winners June 29 until July 5

​Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
3 July 2020 | 12:29

You can bid on the very first KWPN Online Foal Auction

It’s time! As of today it is possible to bid on the very first collection of the KWPN Online Foal Auction 2020. Today it is all about sportresults, and this collection is not lacking of it.
30 June 2020 | 16:36

Last Week Winners June 22 until June 28

​Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders
29 June 2020 | 15:50

First KWPN Online Edition coming up, auction video’s extended

There it is! The first collection of the KWPN Online Foal Auction 2020 is online with photos and videos. 31 dressage and jumping foals are looking for a new owner. We would like to introduce some foals to you!
26 June 2020 | 16:34

Dana Blue wins Grand Prix in Saint Tropez after corona stop

After months they were able to compete again international with their colleagues at the highest level: Maikel van der Vleuten and Dana Blue (Mr. Blue out of Tulana perst from Hemmingway) did good business today in Saint Tropez, France. Dana Blue was the last to qualify for the jump-off under Maikel and managed to cash in on the chances of winning: in 72.44, the Mr. Blue daughter bred by Jan and Paul Bocken jumped to the victory.
26 June 2020 | 16:29

Blom Cup in Valkenswaard this year

​The Blom Cup 2020 will be held at the Tops International Arena in Valkenswaard. The championship for young jumping horses is on Monday 17th, Tuesday 18th and Wednesday the 19th of August. The KWPN is very pleased to offer the young jumping horses the beautiful stage of the Tops International Arena, where the prestigious Longines Global Champions Tour will be held. This allows us to offer the participants excellent facilities at a location with international allure. The Blom Cup is also the selection for the World Championship for Young Jumping Horses, which will be held in Lanaken from 16 to 20 September this year.
23 June 2020 | 12:18

Black Horses starts online auction of dressage horses

​The first edition of the Black Horses Auction will take place on Saturday the 1st of August. The online auction will include an interesting collection of around 40 dressage horses. This collection will have an exciting horse for every dressage lover, since the horses vary from talented untrained horses to higher level dressage horses and interesting broodmares.
23 June 2020 | 10:30

‘Prestatie’ mares of the Gelder horse direction

The predicate system of KWPN is unique in the world and there is no other studbook that differentiates the qualities of mares and stallions in this way. The ‘prestatie’ predicate is proof of the hereditary power of a mare in the area of sports. But how many Gelder ‘prestatie’ mares has the KWPN, and do these mares breed daughters that earn the predicate themselves? And which stallions have sired these ‘prestatie’ mares? Read more in this article!
19 June 2020 | 15:33

Bert van Kooten: "It should be a party for the breeders"

​Anemone Horse Trucks is the place where many people go to for a new or used horse car. These horse cars are offered from stock, but can also be custom made. Many variations are offered and the service is definitely the most inportant at Anemone Horse Trucks. Bert van Kooten is the director of this company together with his son, Stefan van Kooten, and Bert is also a friend of the KWPN!
17 June 2020 | 14:10

Trendsetting Dressage Mares, The Base Of Grand Prix Horses

To anyones succes in breeding, a mare is the base. The influence of these mares is respectable. They carry and care for their foals, but that is not all. Some mares give more of themselves than others and some seem to fit a certain stallion very well. One thing the mares in this article have in common: they produced more than one Grand Prix horse.
17 June 2020 | 11:33

Christoph Hess jury member and Philipp Hess guest rider at the Pavo Cup

This year, the German young horse specialist Philipp Hess returns back as the guest rider in the saddle of the talents in the final of the Pavo Cup. His father Christoph Hess is a member of the jury during the semi-finals.
8 June 2020 | 11:51

Breeders in the picture: Henk and Joke van den Bosch

This year, at the KWPN Stallion Show, the first breeder premiums were given by the Friends of the KWPN. The premiums were awarded to breeders of horses who managed to place themselves in the top 3 of the WBFSH-ranking in the past year: Explosion W for the show jumpers and Bayro for the eventing horses. Ms van den Bosch received the premium for eventing topper Bayro.
3 June 2020 | 09:46

Keur Stallion Phin Phin Passed Away

​The keur stallion Phin Phin (Chin Chin out of Miss Abdullah T by Abdullah, breeder Kamiel Troubleijn) passed away at age 28. Phin Phin was approved at a later age for KWPN. With Roelof Bril, who discovered the stallion in Belgium, the stallion developed into a Grand Prix jumping horse.
3 June 2020 | 09:40

Larthago, Dam Of KWPN-Stallions Harley VDL And Casago, Passed Away

​Larthago (Carthago out of Daisy IV by Caletto I), the dam of KWPN-stallions Harley VDL and Casago, passed away at an age of 27. Larthago gave birth to nine international sporthorses (six of which 1.50m or higher) and five approved stallions, among which Harley VDL and Casago.
2 June 2020 | 16:51

First IBOP at KWPN center in corona time is a fact

Last week, an IBOP for dressage mares is organized under strict protocols at the KWPN center in Ermelo: one of the first activities after the coronavirus outbreak. It was good to see that registrants, supervisors and employees are following up the measures.
2 June 2020 | 13:51

Dam Of Valegro, Maifleur, Passed Away

The KWPN mare Maifleur has passed away. The most well-known offspring that Joop and Maartje Hansen of the provence of Zeeland bred with her is two-time Olympic Champion Valegro (s.Negro). Maifleur reached the age of 26.
28 May 2020 | 16:55

Trendsetting Jumper Mares, The Base Of Grand Prix Horses

To anyones succes in breeding, a mare is the base. The influence of these mares is respectable. They carry and care for their foals, but that is not all. Some mares give more of themselves than others and some seem to fit a certain stallion very well. One thing the mares in this article have in common: they produced more than one Grand Prix horse.
26 May 2020 | 12:46

Gelder Horses and Harness Horses in Grand Prix

When we talk about Grand Prix, most of the time we have dressage- and jumper horses in our minds. But did you know that also a variety of Gelder Horses and Harness Horses are successful at the highest level? You’ll read in this article which horses we mean.
25 May 2020 | 12:29

Friends of the KWPN in the picture: Rob Mekelenkamp

Media Primair is aimed at providing services to studbooks, companies and foundations within the equestrian sector. The focus is on support in design, content, marketing, commerce, magazines and associated products and services. All this is done under the supervision of Rob Mekelenkamp. He is one of the affiliated Friends of the KWPN!
20 May 2020 | 11:14

Applying For The D-OC Predicate In Coronavirus Times

The breeding value for OC gives an estimation of the genetic quality of a horse in comparison to the average of all KWPN-horses. Osteochondrosis (OC) is a common disease in joints, where a disturbance of the ossification from cartilage to bone can cause defects.
12 May 2020 | 16:01

KWPN board member Minne Hovenga passed away

​We received the intensely sad news of the death of our board member Minne Hovenga (63). Minne Hovenga joined the General Board of the KWPN in 2018. He was the ideal candidate: an amiable person who was able to put himself in the position and opinion of the members and had a great historical knowledge of the KWPN.
12 May 2020 | 11:30

Stallions licensed by General Board

Since the start of the coronavirus in, the KWPN was forced to postpone the performance test for riding- and Gelder stallions until further notice. For this reason, the General Board decided in March to allow registered stallions designated in 2020 from all breeding directions to apply for a breeding license for the breeding season 2020 (valid until 1 October 2020).
11 May 2020 | 10:32

Stallion Hardrock Z acknowledged for KWPN

The stallion selection committiee for jumping has presented Grand Prix-jumping stallion Hardrock Z for acknowledgement with the KWPN board, and they have formalized this proposal in the meantime.
8 May 2020 | 15:51

The Friends of the KWPN in numbers

A token of appreciation for the KWPN breeders and mutual networking, that is what the Friends of the KWPN stand for. With the nice result that the first breeder premiums were presented at the KWPN Stallion Show at the beginning of this year.
7 May 2020 | 15:34

Harness Horse Stallions And Their Offspring In Sports

To see which sires were able to produce offspring with at least 50 winning points in show sport, we digged into our data. Also, we moved the ladder a bit to see if the list with sires that produced the most offspring with 100 points or more differs a lot.
1 May 2020 | 11:43

Friends of the KWPN in the picture: Astrid Hoppenbrouwers

​Horses in Hands; a company that has the health and rehabilitation of horses at the forefront and is run by Astrid Hoppenbrouwers. She is one of the affiliated Friends of the KWPN!
30 April 2020 | 19:08

Who bred the most approved stallions?

Last week, we looked into which breeder bred the most Grand Prix-horses. This week, the breeders of approved stallions are in turn!
24 April 2020 | 17:00

KWPN auction season starts earlier and with more online foal auctions!

For years the KWPN organisaed Online Foal Auctions during summer. And also this year, KWPN will help its breeders with the sale of his/her foal(s). Given the success of recent years and the current corona crisis, it has been decided to start online foal auctions earlier and also to organize more auctions.
24 April 2020 | 13:08

Foal Auction Prinsjesdag will auction foals online starting from June

In the current uncertain times, Foal Auction Prinsjesdag likes to think in solutions and possibilities in order to serve both the loyal breeders and regular customers.
23 April 2020 | 15:08

Check out the brand new stallion videos on KWPN.tv

Lately a large number of stallion owners have sent their stallion videos and we have put them online. This offers the stallion owners the opportunity to present different stallions to you so you can still view the (young) stallions. Have you seen the latest videos of the stallions?
20 April 2020 | 12:55

Small Tour And Grand Prix- Dressage Horses By KWPN-Stallions

The highest level in sports, that is what breeding is all about. Of all the foals born, only a small portion will push through to the best of the best. Character, attitude, health, a functional conformation, environmental factors and the right package of dressage genes will determine if a horse will accomplish the highest achievable in dressage.
20 April 2020 | 09:00

EDS online auction above expectations

In these strange times when everything is different, Excellent Dressage Sales 2020 has also changed, but it just went well outside. The last-minute update to an online edition was more than worth it.
16 April 2020 | 17:03

Again online foal auctions during summer time

​It are special times at the moment, in which it also becomes clear that nature simply continues whatever happens in the world. Foals are born and enjoy the sun and mares become covered again.
16 April 2020 | 13:10

The FEI spoke to Steffen Peters about his horse Suppenkasper

The FEI spoke to American dressage rider Steffen Peters, who tells how his KWPN gelding Suppenkasper has changed his life and career. Steffen Peters was ready for the final of the FEI Dressage World Cup ™ 2020 in Las Vegas, which unfortunately has been canceled.
8 April 2020 | 10:24

Coronavirus and KWPN-events

The KWPN keeps a close eye on the situation surrounding the coronavirus outbreak in the Netherlands. We take the utmost care to ensure that our employees and members do not come into contact with the virus. We will of course follow any advice from the government.
7 April 2020 | 14:15

The Development of a Foal

Breeding season is in full swing again. Many mares are pregnant, and breeders are looking forward to the arrival of their foals. Meanwhile, growing inside each mare is a ball of cells which will ultimately develop into a live foal. In this article, we discuss the most important events of this process.
6 April 2020 | 14:58

Viewing tip: Watch the stallion show of VDL Stud on KWPN.tv

Did you miss out the stallion show of VDL Stud? Or do you want to watch it again? That's possible! You can watch the entire stallion show of almost 2.5 hours (!) On KWPN.tv. Available in both English and Dutch.
1 April 2020 | 19:30

Breeding values 2020

​Breeding values are a practical help in making your stallion choice, in which the genetical potential of a stallion is bundled. Breeding values are updated every year and with the information collected in 2019, the new breeding values of 2020 are now published.
26 March 2020 | 16:55

Top 5 sires of jumper foals in 2019

Last week, we announced that Just Wimphof is the absolute leader in the ranking when it comes to the number of dressage foals sired in 2019. This week, we took a dive in the KWPN Database in search of the jumper stallions who sired the most foals born last year. In 2019, almost 11.000 foals were born, of which almost 5.500 jumper foals.
20 March 2020 | 16:15

Top 5 sires of dressage foals in 2019

Rare and insecure circumstances at the moment. But one thing is for sure, the foal season has ‘just’ started. The first foals are born here and there and can enjoy the spring weather already. It is wonderful to see these young foals every year. We figured out which stallions have given the most foals last year. In 2019 almost 11.000 foals were born, from which almost 4.700 dressage foals.
19 March 2020 | 21:40

Board decision: Breeding license for stallions selected in 2020

Due to the measurements taken regarding the coronavirus in the Netherlands, the spring performance test for the Gelder- and riding horse stallions has been postponed until further notice. It is unclear which measurements the government will take in the coming weeks. These circumstances make that it is unsure whether the spring performance test can take place at all.
16 March 2020 | 13:43

Last Week Winners March 9 until March 15

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
12 March 2020 | 21:45

Foal out of Vivaldi’s dam sired by Le Formidable is born!

A special filly has been born at Van Bockxgrave Horses. A daughter of stallion champion Le Formidable out of the dam of the preferent stallion Vivaldi.
12 March 2020 | 13:00

The new generation of Grand Prix dressage horses

Last week we put the spotlight on upcoming Grand Prix show jumpers, today it’s the turn of the nine-year-old dressage horses. From which horses does the new generation of Grand Prix dressage horses consist?
11 March 2020 | 10:27

FEI Horse of the Month: Darry Lou

Chestnut stallion Darry Lou (Tangelo van de Zuuthoeve x Nabab de Reve, breeder R. Bril) is such a talent that Jumping legend Beezie Madden considers herself “lucky” to be her partner! Since becoming the ride of Beezie in 2017, Darry Lou has been successful all around the world. In what could be a big year for Beezie as we approach the Olympic Games, let’s take a closer look at her potential partner in Tokyo.
10 March 2020 | 22:00

Three harness horse stallions started the performance test

Last week the harness horse stallions came to the KWPN-center, unfortunately none of the stallions were able to immediately stay at the center due to veterinary reasons. This Monday three of these stallions started their performance test, after agreement of the vet.
10 March 2020 | 20:45

Damsey and Halifax van het Kluizebos recognized for the KWPN

The stallion selection committee jumping and dressage have nominated the stallions Halifax van het Kluizebos and Damsey for approval at the KWPN. The General Board has now formalized this.
10 March 2020 | 10:23

Verdades to Appear at 2020 World Cup Finals in Las Vegas for his Retirement Ceremony

Verdades (Florett AS x Goya, breeder P. Crum), one of the most popular and beloved horses in dressage history, will make two public appearances at the 2020 FEI World Cup™ Finals in Las Vegas, April 15-19. “Diddy” will headline the Devoucoux Dressage Showcase on Friday afternoon, April 17 and then have his official retirement ceremony on Saturday evening.
9 March 2020 | 11:24

Last Week Winners March 2 until March 8

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
5 March 2020 | 21:30

Upcoming Grand Prix show jumpers

The youngest show jumpers who will make their step to the highest level this year, the Grand Prix, are from the G-year and will be nine-years-old this year. We were curious which of these horses are the ones to keep an eye on.
3 March 2020 | 16:00

International success for KWPN stallions last weekend

KWPN-approved dressage and jumping stallion were very successful past weekend. Zuidenwind earned an international win and a third place at CDI3* in Wellington. Also in Wellington, Egistar was successful in the CDI4*. Impression won the Small Tour in Lier and Grandorado TN jumped to the win in the 2* Grand Prix at the Peelbergen in Kronenberg.
3 March 2020 | 09:14

Last Week Winners February 24 until March 1

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
27 February 2020 | 19:42

KWPN stallion Lowlands sold to Iron Spring Farm

Iron Spring Farm is the proud new owner of the exciting Approved KWPN stallion Lowlands, Reserve Champion at the autumn KWPN Stallion Performance Test in Ermelo in 2019. The addition of Lowlands represents a long search for a young stallion with the right mix of athleticism, pedigree, temperament, and soundness for sport and breeding.
25 February 2020 | 13:21

Last Week Winner February 17 until February 23

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
10 February 2020 | 22:48

42.000 euros for straw of Chacco-Blue semen and embryo out Vivaldi's dam sold for 38.000 euros

A heavy bidding battle preceded but u German bidder eventually managed to place to highest bid. The straw Chacco Blue semen has been sold for €42k. Bidders from Poland, Slovenia and the United Kingdom were interested until the end.
10 February 2020 | 15:49

Last Week Winners February 3 until February 9

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
8 February 2020 | 11:42

KWPN Online Broodmare & Embryo Auction: Place your bid now

So if you want to boost your breeding, check out the collection and place your bid!
5 February 2020 | 14:20

Straw Chacco Blue semen in KWPN Online Broodmare & Embryo Auction!

The very first collection of the KWPN Online Broodmare & Embryo Auction was already extremely interesting. And it only gets better, as we also had the opportunity to include a very exclusive Chacco Blue straw in our collection!
4 February 2020 | 11:20

Last Week Winners January 27 until February 2

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
1 February 2020 | 18:25

45 dressage stallions selected for performance test

Yesterday 32 dressage stallions were selected for the performance test, today 13 more were added to this. There are six horses that will be presented as premium stallions.
1 February 2020 | 14:49

Auction order KSS dressage stallions set

The auction order is set for this afternoon.
1 February 2020 | 11:55

Lunging KSS-stallions at the KWPN Stallion Show

The KWPN Select Sale for the dressage stallions takes place at 15.00 this afternoon. Beforehand the stallions are lunged in the Langstraathal at 12.00 o'clock.
1 February 2020 | 11:45

Nine KSS-dressage stallions selected for the performance test

The ambiance was good on Friday morning, a lot of stallions received applause with their performance. Also the stallions of the KWPN Select Sale were liked. Five of the stallions got an invitation for the performance test. This morning already four more KSS-stallions were selected.
1 February 2020 | 11:15

Bordeaux declared keur

Last night the United-son Bordeaux was declared keur stallion! The 14-year-old stallion has proven to give better dressage horses every time. With Renate van Uytert – van Vliet he entered the arena in the Brabanthallen. His breeder Marron Lisman of Lisman Stables BV was present during the ceremony.
1 February 2020 | 10:55

GLOCK’s Johnson TN honored as Horse of the Year 2019

The KWPN-approved stallion GLOCK’s Johnson TN was honored as Horse of the Year last night at the KWPN Stallion Show. The stallion showed to be fresh in the hands of Hans Peter Minderhoud.
31 January 2020 | 23:50

VHO Trophy for Geniaal

“I know who is at the top for me”, Mariëtte Sanders – van Gansewinkel decides in her explanation about the winning kür of Geniaal. The Vivaldi-son scored 78,57% with Dinja van Liere, and this was the highest score in the VHO Trophy with four competitors.
31 January 2020 | 23:45

Varied group of Gelder stallions selected

Seven stallions appeared in front of the stallion selection committee Gelder horse this afternoon. The judge selected broad. Six stallions were selected for the performance test and two stallions were declared premium.
31 January 2020 | 13:17

Zirocco Blue VDL, Eldorado van de Zeshoek TN and Arezzo VDL preferent

Three jumper stallions have been declared preferent by the KWPN this year. Each of them are regarded as top progenitors both nationally and internationally.
31 January 2020 | 12:45

Grandorado TN triumphs in VHO Trophy

Willem Greve finished his Thursday night at the KWPN Stallion Show in style. On Grandorado TN he was victorious in the 1.40/1.50m VHO Trophy, besting his other ride Highway TN in second place.
31 January 2020 | 12:18

Inaico VDL converts lead to competition win

Thanks to their almost always clear rounds and a solid lead, Alex David Gill and Inaico VDL were the favourites for the win in the Blom Stallion competition Z/ZZ-class. And they pulled it off in front of a appreciative crowd.
31 January 2020 | 12:05

Je Suis Equus Tame smoothly to win in M-class

Bart Bles and Jumper Verdi endured a costly mistake in the final of the Blom Stallion competition. Je Suis Equus Tame and Steven Veldhuis, who were in close pursuit, readily took the opportunity to claim the win.
31 January 2020 | 11:35

Kincsem prevails in stallion competition L-class

The final of the Blom Stallion competition L-class was an exciting finish to this season, as the three leaders of the rankings pulled off another clear round. Michelle Dijkerman steered Kincsem to the win.
31 January 2020 | 11:14

Kannan-offspring Macho Man sold to Groupe France Elevage for 72.000 euro

A few days before the KWPN Stallion Show, Groupe France Elevage sadly announced the passing of the legendary stallion Kannan. In the KWPN Select Sale they obtained a ray of hope for the future in the form of the appointed Macho Man (Kannan x Numero Uno). For 72.000 euro this charismatic Kannan-offspring transfers to a new home.
31 January 2020 | 10:52

5 stallions declared premium

For the first time, the KWPN Stallion Show has no championships round. Instead, a select group of 5 excelling stallions were declared premium. These five stallions and their breeders were honoured on Thursday night.
30 January 2020 | 15:17

Interesting addition to KSS auction

Number 66, Mr Cornet VG, is added to the auction collection. Earlier this afternoon he was selected for the KWPN performance test and classified as a premium stallion.
30 January 2020 | 14:00

GLOCK’s Total US, Toto Jr. and Trafalgar close the KWPN Stallion Show!

The expectations for the closing show are high after the magical show with Totilas last year. It was already announced before that Hans Peter Minderhoud and Edward Gal would give this last show at the KWPN Stallion Show, but the horses were still a suprise!
30 January 2020 | 10:55

Four stallions of the KWPN Select Sale selected for the performance test

The second day of the KWPN Stallion Show is already in full flow. Yesterday 22 stallions were selected for the performance test, amongst them three stallions from the KWPN Select Sale. Today already one of the KSS-stallions is select, Hardwell-son Mister Sonderbygaard.
28 January 2020 | 17:45

Fantastic show program at KWPN Stallion Show

Tomorrow the KWPN Stallion Show 2020 starts! On Wednesday and Thursday the show jumping enthusiasts can indulge themselves and on Friday and Saturday the dressage, harness horse and Gelder stallions will captivate the audience.
28 January 2020 | 14:30

Sensational first collection of the KWPN Online Broodmare & Embryo Auction!

In the Online Foal Auctions there have been several broodmares sold in the past couple of years and this has not gone unnoticed by the breeders. Regularly the questions was asked if it was possible to set up an online auction for more broodmares. This is how the KWPN Online Broodmare & Embryo Auction was born.
27 January 2020 | 09:47

Last Week Winners January 20 until January 26

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
24 January 2020 | 16:15

Guided Tour visit to Peter van de Sande

Traditionally the Sunday after the KWPN Stallion Show the Guided Tour for foreign visitors is organized by the KWPN. These visitors will go to a stable and get an exclusive look behind the scenes of a Dutch breeder. This year the Guided Tour will be a visit to Peter van de Sande!
22 January 2020 | 12:24

Last Week Winners January 13 until January 19

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
16 January 2020 | 15:00

In memoriam: Arnold Kootstra

We recently received the sad news about the sudden passing of our very much appreciated colleague Arnold Kootstra (57).
16 January 2020 | 13:00

KWPN Stallion Show: the highlights in a row

In two weeks the KWPN Stallion Show 2020 will start. From January 29 until February 1 the Brabanthallen in ’s-Hertogenbosch are completely in the light of the KWPN-stallions. There is being revealed more about the program, which promises spectacular highlights, also the time schedule is known.
16 January 2020 | 08:40

Last Week Winners January 6 until January 12

​Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
10 January 2020 | 15:05

KSS collection is complete

With pride we present you the 20th collection of the KWPN Select Sale! The selection committee has put together an interesting and promising collection yet again. All stallions will perform again during the second round viewing in ‘s-Hertogenbosch, a chance to watch these future talents with you own eyes.
9 January 2020 | 16:00

For sale on behalf of the breeder: Karoline (s.For Gribaldi)

The mare Karoline (s.For Gribaldi) is one of the horses that is a part of the pilot at the KWPN center which helps breeders with the sale of their young horses.
8 January 2020 | 14:00

World champion Jovian in action at the KWPN Stallion Show

This year you can enjoy the best dressage horses again on the KWPN Stallion Show. Traditionally the Friday evening is full of young dressage talents.
7 January 2020 | 15:45

Team GLOCK shines on KWPN Stallion Show

After the amazing Black Magic Show with legend Totilas last year, Team GLOCK will contribute to the KWPN Stallion Show again this year. Hans Peter Minderhoud and Edward Gal will enter the arena together with the other members of the European Championships team on Friday, and also on Saturday these two will put on a show with their talents.
6 January 2020 | 19:30

The public has voted: GLOCK’s Johnson TN is ‘Horse of the Year 2019’

There has been voted a lot in the Horse of the Year election the past month. After the eventual count of votes, GLOCK’s Johnson TN is the Horse of the Year 2019! During the KWPN Stallion Show in ’s Hertogenbosch on the 31st of January the ceremony will take place.
6 January 2020 | 15:00

Jazz, the king of the dressage breeding has passed away

Broer Jazz has passed away. The king of the dressage breeding has passed away at Stoeterij Broere. If there was one stallion capable of making people talk, it was this Cocktail son. The preferent stallion was praised and reviled. Still one thing is for sure: no stallion has had so much influence in breeding in the Netherlands as Jazz.
6 January 2020 | 13:18

Last Week Winners December 30 until January 4

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
30 December 2019 | 12:30

Tangelo van de Zuuthoeve: nominee Horse of the Year 2019

Six horses that have delivered fantastic results this year are in the running to become ‘Horse of the Year 2019’. Who is your favorite? Today one of the nominated horses is highlighted.
27 December 2019 | 15:30

Online Auctions extended with broodmares and embryos

The KWPN Online Foal Auctions are a known concept and seems to be a true success. Past summer many breeders were helped again with the sales of their foals and over the half of the sold foals went abroad.
27 December 2019 | 12:30

Zaïre-E: nominee Horse of the Year 2019

Six horses that have delivered fantastic results this year are in the running to become ‘Horse of the Year 2019’. Who is your favorite? Today one of the nominated horses is highlighted.
25 December 2019 | 14:00

Verdi TN: nominee Horse of the Year 2019

Six horses that have delivered fantastic results this year are in the running to become ‘Horse of the Year 2019’. Who is your favorite? Today one of the nominated horses is highlighted.
24 December 2019 | 09:40

Foreign buyers strike in second KWPN Online Stallion Auction

The KWPN Online Stallion Auction has successfully ended. From the 25 first round viewing stallions, ten were sold abroad. Buyers from Belgium, Germany, France, Poland, Sweden and the United States took their chances. Besides this a Dutch buyer bought a stallion for an Egyptian.
23 December 2019 | 14:00

Blue Hors Zack: nominee Horse of the Year 2019

Six horses that have delivered fantastic results this year are in the running to become ‘Horse of the Year 2019’. Who is your favorite? Today one of the nominated horses is highlighted.
23 December 2019 | 10:30

Biddings KWPN Online Stallion Auction close tonight

Tonight from 20.00 o’clock the biddings on the stallions of the KWPN Online Stallion close. The collection contains 25 first round viewing stallions.
23 December 2019 | 10:15

Last Week Winners December 16 until 22

​Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders. At the begining of each week, the winners of the week before are mentioned here. Starting at Prix St. Georges level in dressage and 1.40m height for show jumpers. Also the winners of young horses competitions (five- to seven-year-olds) are included.
21 December 2019 | 12:00

Explosion W: nominee Horse of the Year 2019

Six horses that have delivered fantastic results this year are in the running to become ‘Horse of the Year 2019’. Who is your favorite? Today one of the nominated horses is highlighted.
20 December 2019 | 14:00

Suppenkasper named USDF Grand Prix Horse of the Year

The KWPN’er Suppenkasper (s.Spielberg) was named USDF Grand Prix Horse of the Year by the United States Dressage Federation. This 11-year-old gelding is ridden by Steffen Peters on the highest level. His median score of 75.696 percent made him the top horse in the United States competing at this level and the recipient of USDF's highest honor.
20 December 2019 | 10:10

The biddings have started, have you made your choice yet?

Like mentioned before, this collection is not lacking sport in the dam line. Not just sport, but on the highest level. The 25 genetically interesting first round viewing stallions are related to many (inter)national sport horses. So are you looking for a promising sport horse or interesting stallion? Make you choice and bid on your favorites.
18 December 2019 | 12:30

GLOCK’s Johnson TN: nominee Horse of the Year 2019

​Six horses who have delivered fantastic results this year are in the running to become ‘Horse of the Year 2019’. Who is your favorite? Today one of the nominated horses is highlighted.
18 December 2019 | 09:15

Sir Sinclair USEF dressage sire of the year fifth time in a row

The very successful KWPN keur stallion Sir Sinclair (s.Lord Sinclair), of Iron Spring Farm, is named dressage sire of the year in the USA for the fifth time in a row. Sir Sinclair was bred in the Netherlands by Monica Drohm.
16 December 2019 | 17:45

Interesting collection auction stallions online

The auction collection of the KWPN Online Stallion Auction is online! 24 interesting and promising dressage- and jumper stallions from the first round viewing will be auctioned next Monday. Are you looking for a promising sport horse or an interesting stallion? Don’t look any further and make your choice out of these young stallions!
16 December 2019 | 10:22

Last Week Winners December 9 until December 15

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
13 December 2019 | 17:00

Collection KWPN Online Stallion Auction full of sport

With stallions out of the dam line of Negro, the world champions Asterix and Jovian, the Grand Prix stallion Tango and with many (inter)national Grand Prix dressage horses, this collection is very interesting. Also the jumper stallions have dam lines full of international sport horses.
10 December 2019 | 18:30

Vote on the Horse of the Year 2019!

The nominees of the election Horse of the Year were announced last week, and the voting is open from today on! Which horse has earned the title ‘Horse of the Year 2019’? It is up to you! Moreover, if you vote you will have the chance to win two tickets for the KWPN Stallion Show.
10 December 2019 | 09:30

Order your tickets for the KWPN Stallion Show

Last week all KWPN members got priority in the ticket sale of the KWPN Stallion Show. On December 9 the ticket sale opened for everyone, including non-members. Don’t wait too long and order your tickets now with special pre-sale discount.
9 December 2019 | 14:40

Last Week Winners December 2 until December 8

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
2 December 2019 | 12:03

Last Week Winners November 25 until December 1

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
2 December 2019 | 11:00

Provisional program KWPN Stallion Show published, ticket sale open!

With the first round viewing in full flow it won’t be long until the KWPN Stallion Show is around the corner. From Wednesday the 29th of January until the 1st of February the Brabanthallen in ‘s-Hertogenbosch are all about KWPN stallions. A fantastic event in which not only the best stallions are presented to the audience, but also where you meet people with passion for the KWPN-horse. Tickets are available now!
28 November 2019 | 11:00

Four Gelder stallions referred to second round viewing

On Wednesday the 27th of November the first round viewing started with the Gelder stallions and the first part of the show jumping stallions. From the seven Gelder stallions in total, four were referred to the second round viewing which takes place during the KWPN Stallion Show.
25 November 2019 | 10:42

Last Week Winner November 18 until November 24

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
22 November 2019 | 20:00

Watch now! Painted Black the Living Legend *VIDEO*

Regularly videos are published on KWPN.tv in which the passion for the KWPN-horse has the spotlight. Breeders, riders and many other people tell about their experiences in sports and breeding.
22 November 2019 | 16:00

KWPN Online Stallion Auction is approaching

Less than a month to go until the second KWPN Online Stallion Auction. After the success of last year, this auction is on the calendar again. Are you looking for a young talent to start working with right away? Then keep an eye on the auction page.
19 November 2019 | 15:25

World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses back in Ermelo for 3 three years

The FEI has announced the locations for the World Breeding Dressage Championships for Young Horses from 2021 to 2023: following up on the bid of the World Championships for Young Dressage Horses Foundation, they have decided to assign the event to Ermelo on the site of the National Equestrian Centre for these years.
18 November 2019 | 16:03

Jazz takes the lead in WBFSH-rankings, his son Johnson in second

The KWPN is in the lead in the WBFSH studbook rankings for dressage, but KWPN horses are also doing well in the stallion rankings. Jazz is back in first place in 2019, followed by his son Johnson. Verdi is 12th in the jumping stallion rankings and Kannan is 15th in the ranking for eventing.
18 November 2019 | 10:13

Last Week Winners November 11 until November 17

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
11 November 2019 | 14:36

Last Week Winners November 4 until November 10

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
7 November 2019 | 16:05

New division of tasks in KWPN-inspection

Under the supervision of Ralph van Venrooij, whom started as head of the breeding department on the 1st of September, the KWPN-inspectors will start a new package of tasks coming selection season.
4 November 2019 | 22:22

Longines WBFSH Breeders Award presented to Willy Wijnen

​The KWPN is at the top of the WBFSH studbook rankings for both the jumping and dressage horses. The Chacco Blue son Explosion W, bred by Willy Wijnen, is in the lead in the individual ranking for 2019. That is why the breeder was rewarded with a Longines watch in Lyon this weekend.
4 November 2019 | 11:57

Last Week Winners October 28 until November 3

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
29 October 2019 | 13:44

Last Week Winner October 21 until October 27

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
28 October 2019 | 16:00

27 years old mare Karmijn still jumps to the win

During the tracing of the international results of the KWPN’ers we ran into a very special mare. With her 27-year-old this daughter of Elmero B, Karmijn, jumped to the win three times two weeks ago on the Winter Classic Premier Show in Liverpool.
25 October 2019 | 09:15

Former champion Freeman VDL has passed away

The KWPN-approved stallion Freeman VDL, whom was the champion of the KWPN Stallion Show as a three-year-old, has passed away. This is confirmed by the VDL Stud.
21 October 2019 | 14:30

Last week winners October 14 until October 20

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders. At the beginning of each week, the winners of the week before are mentioned here. Starting at Prix St. Georges level in dressage and 1.40m height for show jumpers. Also the winners of young horses competitions (five- to seven-year-olds) are included.
21 October 2019 | 09:45

Gold and bronze on World Championship Young Eventing Horses

On the last day of the World Championship for Young Eventing Horses in France the rankings changed considerably. On the bad footing in the main stadium a lot of faults were made in the show jumping. With the seven-year-olds the Indoctro-son Happy Boy even made it from the eighth place to a gold medal with his clear round. The six-year-old Inchello DHI dropped from gold to bronze due to one fault. Thanks to these medals the KWPN ended on a bronze position in the studbook placings.
14 October 2019 | 13:47

Last Week Winner October 7 until October 13

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
11 October 2019 | 20:00

Watch now! Heartbreaker the Living Legend *VIDEO*

Regularly videos are published on KWPN.tv in which the passion for the KWPN-horse has the spotlight. Breeders, riders and many other people tell about their experiences in sports and breeding.
10 October 2019 | 12:15

KWPN best studbook on the WBFSH-ranking dressage and show-jumping

Just like last year, the KWPN is on top of the WBFSH-studbookranking for as well the dressage as the show-jumping horses. With the eventers the KWPN shows to be in the top as well with a third place on the ranking.
8 October 2019 | 10:04

Last Week Winners September 30 until October 6

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
8 October 2019 | 08:36

17.000 euros for embryo by Chacco-Blue, Connect-son most expensive foal with 9.500 euros

The last KWPN Online Foal Auction of the year has ended! With the embryo by Chacco-Blue out of the direct dam line as Kannan that earned the top price. It was sold for 17.000 euros and stays in the Netherlands. Many foals are leaving abroad, never before there was so much foreign interest in the foals.
7 October 2019 | 10:15

Tonight the last KWPN Online Auction Closes, embryo Chacco-Blue now on 13.000 euros

The biddings are in full swing, tonight from 20.00 o’clock the last foals of this season will be auctioned. In total 57 foals, one embryo and one breeding mare are looking for a new owner. The foals are bred very interesting and were all inspected by a vet and a KWPN-inspector.
4 October 2019 | 12:30

Bid on the foals, the embryo and breeding mare in the last Online Foal Auction

The biddings on the fifth and last KWPN Online Foal Auction are opened! 57 foals, one embryo and one breeding mare will be auctioned coming Monday. Again there is an unique embryo to be auctioned! This time out of the granddaughter of the full sister to Kannan.
3 October 2019 | 08:49

The Youngsters: top-seller Unicorn goes to Olympic gold medalist McLain Ward

On the second edition of The Youngsters – Auction of Young Showjumpers the 29 auction horses were sold to customers all over the world. Buyers out of no less than 11 countries purchased a 3-, 4-, 5- or 6-year-old at the auction at Waaij Stud in The Netherlands.
2 October 2019 | 17:00

Registration first round viewing 2019/2020 opened

At the end of November it is time for the KWPN stallion selection 2019/2020. From the 27th of November till the 10th of December the first viewing will take place on the KWPN-center in Ermelo. The registering for this first viewing is now opened.
2 October 2019 | 09:15

Become a KWPN-member and receive the rest of 2019 for free!

Subscribe for a membership to KWPN International now, and you receive the last months of 2019 for free! You pay 119,40 euro for the rest of this year and 2020.
30 September 2019 | 17:00

Embryo by Chacco-Blue out of the direct dam line of Kannan in the last KWPN Online Foal Auction

For the second time you have the opportunity to invest in an interesting embryo! In the fifth and last KWPN Online Foal Auction there is, besides the 56 show-jumping, dressage and Gelders foals, an embryo in the collection out of the granddaughter of the full sister to Kannan. Besides this embryo the foal collection is also worth looking into. From Friday the 4th of October it is possible to bid, Monday evening the 7th of October from 20.00 o’clock the auction will close.
30 September 2019 | 11:36

Last Week Winners September 23 until September 29

Throughout all international levels of dressage, jumping and eventing sports, top placements are obtained by KWPN-bred horses. 'Last Week Winners' was introduced to put a well-deserved spotlight on these horses ánd their breeders.
24 September 2019 | 08:40

10.000 euros for daughter of world champion Revolution in KWPN Online Foal Auction

The fourth KWPN Online Foal Auction ended last night. From 20.00 o’clock, the 35 foals were sold. Revolution daughter Ona Lyndi B was the most expensive one, for 10.000 euros she will stay in the Netherlands.
 
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