Balkenhol hosts BD National Convention

By: Horse Deals

Balkenhol hosts BD National Convention
Balkenhol hosts BD National Convention
The Albion National Convention on 27-28 November at Hartpury College, Glos, will be hosted by
Germany’s Olympic medallist and top trainer Klaus Balkenhol.

Klaus, who trains Britain’s Laura Bechtolsheimer, combined his dressage career with is role as a senior officer in the Düsseldorf Mounted Police. HIs career highlights include team gold and individual bronze at the Barcelona Olympics, team gold at the 1993 and 1995 European Championships, team gold and individual freestyle gold at the 1994 World Equestrian Games and team gold at the Atlanta Olympic Games.
The convention will look at a range of combinations at different levels of training, from young horses to grand prix, with Balkenhol demonstrating his philosophy of enhancing the natural talents of a horse for the classical dressage training.
Tickets, available from the BD office, will be allocated on a first come, first served basis
Contact British Dressage: tel: 02476 698833