High quality equestrian action at national championship

Over 50 riders and 64 horses from across the country took part in a competition at the coast last weekend.

08 November 2019 | Sports

Silvia Kleyenstüber; Co-organiser; “It was a very successful tournament.”

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The Reiterverein Swakopmund (RVS) hosted the 2019 Namibian dressage, show jumping and team championship at the Swakopmund stables.

The competition saw 50 children, juniors as well as adult riders and 64 horses from across the country delivering high quality equestrian action at the three day event sponsored by FNB Namibia.

RVS stable manager and co-organiser of the event, Silvia Kleyenstüber, expressed her satisfaction of the championships, saying “It was a successful tournament with a high quality participants who battled it out.”

Show jumping results

Adult champion: Annette Künzle on Seeis Elton
Adult reserve champion (runner up): Kerstin Garbade on Voigtskirch Avatar
Junior champion: Jayd Bassi Hansen on M&A Caskari
Junior reserve champion: Jayd Bassi Hansen on Assegai Scandal
Children champion: Emily Braune on Baron von Sphinxblick
Children reserve champion: Carmen Piepmeyer on Frischgewaagdt Saltano

Dressage results

Adult champion: Yvonne le Roux on Contanus
Adult reserve champion: Gesche Gilchrist on Dansurlo
Junior champion: Marlene Reisenauer on Seeis Eymet
Junior reserve champion: Marlene Reisenauer on Büllsport Nanuk
Children champion: Rachel Grace Frankle on Captain Jack Sparrow
Children reserve champion: Carmen Piepmeyer on Frischgewaagdt Saltano