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Professional rider with a back up plan – Elaine Pen – 30 Under 30 2014's 30 Under 30,Riders

A bronze team medal at the 2014 World Equestrian Games at the age of 24, is just one of Elaine Pen’s (NED) long list of impressive results. In her short career, she has 112 FEI event completions and she has won 12 of them. She is hoping to make a living as a professional rider but has a back up plan and is working on her Masters Degree in Law at the University of Leiden. She hopes to complete it by 2016 to coincide with her plans to represent the Netherlands at her second Olympics. Ambitious, and with consistent top…

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Top riders buy the young and elite at Top-Eventers auction in Germany Events,Horses

This year’s 10th Top-Eventers auction was a record breaker with the average price per horse moving up to a new high of €28,058. The Kurt-Günter-Jagau arena at Luhmühlen attracted an overflowing crowd with the Top-Dressage-Talent –Auction taking place at the same time. Conner K went for the highest price at €60,000 to a telephone bidder from Finland. It will be ridden in the future by an up and coming young Finnish rider who is trained by Piia Pantsu who has represented her country many times. The new rider is preparing for the next junior championships. Event organizers, Elmar Lesch and…

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