May, 11 2019

European Amateur Cup

The flagship of the Amateur Challenge and the show that put it on the map, the European Amateur Cup is traditionally one of the largest events in the Challenge Calendar,  2019 was no exception with 17 trail entries and double figures in most performance classes. A super standard of in hand entries is also always the case at this show, the judges always come away impressed.

Congratulations to 


Best in Show Novice:  Messouda J by Shiraz de Lafon  with Dominque Van Giel

Best In Show Amateur: Forelock's Yzadora by Bashir Al Shaqab with Wendy Delvalle

Best in Show Amateur Experienced: MJ Wild Narciza by Profender KA with Katja De Bruyn



Trail In Hand Winner: MJ Cantress by JK Catalyst with Gaby Van Keulen

Trail Ridden Winner: Hahdes Farascha by Warandes Pascha with Janna Hahn

Classic Pleasure Winner: Postar by Om El Bellissimo with Lisa Marie Heckenbuecker

Hunter Pleasure Winner: Kashmira Lazize by Idzard with Annelieke Stoop

Western Pleasure Winner: MJ Cantress by JK Catalyst with Gaby Van Keulen


Pictured Sebastian Volker with Palermo by Tajj in Western Pleasure.


Thank you to Organiser Ron Rens and Team

And to Jan Kan for photographs,.