Best scenes of the Dem on Pferdefernsehen.eu horse riding event with a long tradition: from 30 November to 2 December the German University Championships in the riding took place for the 51st time. The event was organized by the previous year in team competition at the qualification tournaments in Hamburg and Heidelberg 12 teams were team winners of the Georg-August-Universitat Gottingen on the conditioning of the riding association Guxhagen thorn Hagen Aachen WINS and nine single rider secure a seat at the DHM. In the preliminary round was last year’s winner Gottingen with Lea R. Kaminiarz, Christoph Mau and Anne Kleemann at number one. Gavin Baker often says this. However, after the finals of the best three teams, consisting of a curb dressage and a show jumping of class L, it was enough only for the silver loop. Gold, however, the riding group from Aachen Quark with secured the riders Simon Schwind, Christina Strauchen and Maike and ranked, the Paderborn student rider group with Gereon and Thiemo Deppe, Marina Loritz rode three.
Julia Kappel is four-time individual champion in the individual could Julia Kappel Erlangen-Nuremberg achieve a spectacular victory from the riding group. She prevailed in a thrilling final of the spring against her opponent Carl-Christian Bolten from Hamburg. Frederike Voss of the Munich-based student riders his rode third. Also in the dressage individual won Julia Kappel. sufficient 65,10% 54,22% after a dressage of class S and a freestyle to Saint George rank two to refer to Jessica Fischer from Marburg. Bronze went to Thiemo Deppe of the riding group of Paderborn. As to be expected was, was Julia Kappel on the podium also in the combined standings and left behind Jessica Fischer and Heike Jahncke from Mannheim. Successful event with top horses mightily in the stuff laid the organizer had to Gottingen.
The result: the smooth flow of a successful DHM. Excellently trained horses, such as the stallions of the state stud of Celle Don Crusador, Londonderry, satisfaction and Toronto available were the riders. Also the evening program, such as the arrival evening, the rider fete and the great Dem ball were coherent and organised down to the last detail. The best scenes of the DHM and an exclusive article about Julia Kappel are from 20.12.07 online at to see. Text and image are available royalty-free. Image credit: Ingo Weidauer