First place for Jorinde and her team during Flanders Horse Expo Ghent!

Flanders Horse Expo, Ghent, took place from 10 to 12 February. On February 11, Jorinde participated in the FHE Team Challenge Dressage together with Anna Peeters and Maline Van Tulder. Under the team’s name “The Golden Girls” she took first place with a great performance of 222.601 points.

Jorinde also rode a freestyle with the stallion Golddream v/d Kempenhoeve (Jazz x Quarterback) and achieved a score of 76.1%.

Successful day for Jorinde in Dentergem

CDN Dentergem took place last Sunday. Jorinde won the Prix st Georges with Karnival Zee T (by Eye Catcher) with a nice score of 69.559%. With River Rise Benneton (by Benneton Dream FRH) she achieved a score of 69.633% in the Inter 1 and ended up in 3rd place. With the gelding New Berry Z (by Negro) she scored 68.309%, placing her in 5th place.

Wim Verwimp also took part in the Prix St Georges with Escobar and achieved a score of 66.250% and finished in 4th place with this score.

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Jorinde and Charmer in action during World Cup competition in Basel

CDIW Basel, Switzerland took place from 12 to 15 January. Jorinde rode Charmer in the Grand Prix with a score of 69.109%. In the freestyle they achieved a score of 73.510%, including a 7.3 for her pirouette.
Jorinde about CDIW Basel: “Basel is a great match. It is an exciting arena for Charmer, at the moment he is one of the youngest horses in the field of participants, but he is getting more and more confidence in those big exciting arenas. That gives me a very positive feeling for the future!”

11th time Jumping Mechelen for Jorinde Verwimp

As a nice end to the year, Jumping Mechelen is traditionally organized from 26 to 30 December. Also this year Jorinde started during this beautiful World Cup competition. She rode Charmer in the GP and Goldy vd Kempenhoeve in the Prix St George and she participated in the show class: Masked Riders.

With Charmer she scored 67.043% in the Grand Prix. On Thursday they rode Grand Prix Freestyle to Music and obtained a score of 73.170% after a small misunderstanding with the jury.

With Golddream vd Kempenhoeve she rode the Prix St George to a score of 67.853%. On Thursday she rode the Intermediair Freestyle to Music and achieved a nice score of 73.055%, placing her in third place.

Jorinde’s student Ruut Pasgang started with her 8-year-old James Pleasure in the Prix St Georges and achieved 64.853%. In the Freestyle to Music the duo scored 66.705%. This was James’ first big competition so he was still a little impressed with his surroundings.

Successful weekend for Jorinde during CDN Turnhout

 CDN Turnhout took place last weekend. Jorinde had a very creditable weekend where she was on the podium several times. She took first place with Golddream v/d Kempenhoeve with a score of 72.5% in the Intermediaire 1, with River Rise Benetton she scored 67.5% in this test. With Ampere s Diamond v/h Klaverhof she came first with a score of 72.059% in the Prix St Georges. And finally she started with Rose Belle in Level 4.3 and got a 2nd place with 70%.

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Jorinde and Charmer look back on a successful weekend during CDIW Madrid

Charmer and Jorinde are in good shape and can look back on a successful weekend during the world cup competition of the Madrid Horse Week. During the Grand Prix the combination became 10th with a score of 68.457%. In the freestyle they achieved a neat 9th place with a score of 74.450%, which also means a new personal record for Jorinde and Charmer.

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Jorinde and Charmer to personal best during the Stuttgard German Masters

Last weekend the Stuttgard German Masters took place in the Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Halle in Stuttgard. No fewer than four disciplines and three World Cup competitions took place during the 36th edition of this five-star event. Jorinde saddled her Charmer for this beautiful World Cup competition.

On Saturday she rode the freestyle to music and achieved a personal best with the bay gelding 74.2%. Jorinde: “I am very proud of how Charmer behaved in this great arena. Unfortunately we had some mistakes in the tests, but we achieved a personal result and I am very happy with that!”

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Jorinde in 1st and 2nd place in the Prix St Georges during CDN Dentergem

On Sunday 6 November Jorinde started Just a Little Bit Krack v/h Klaverhof (by Tango) and Escobar (by Serano Gold) in the Prix St Georges. Not entirely without merit as she took both first and second place. With Just a Little Bit Krack v/h Klaverhof she was unanimously put at number 1 by the jury with a nice total score of 70.662%. With Escobar, one jury put her in fourth place, but she still achieved a nice second place with 67.795%.

Anna Peeters won the pony team test with Balotelli during CDN Dentergem with 71.7%. With Harlekin she won both junior classes.

Some tension and mistakes for Jorinde during CDI Le Mans

Last weekend CDI Le Mans was held. Jorinde took River Rise Benneton and Ampere’s Diamond. For River Rise Benneton, this was his very first competition abroad. In the PSG they achieved a decent score of 69%. Unfortunately in the Inter 1 they had too many mistakes and they were unable to secure a place in the freestyle.

Ampere’s Diamond ran two clean tests with 68 & 67%. Unfortunately there was some tension in the freestyle and they scored 69.3%.

Jorinde: “Unfortunately last weekend I had just too many mistakes with River Rise Benneton and with Ampere’s Diamond some tension in the freestyle, but overall I had a good feeling with both horses. On to the next event!”

Pupils Ruut Pasgang, Elise Verwimp and Angelina Hermans also participated in Le Mans. Ruut and James Pleasure achieved a nice second place in the freestyle with 73.375%. Elise and Delyse van het Bergenhof placed 4th twice in the Children. Angelina Hermans and Valerion finished in a nice 3rd place with 72.700% in the freestyle on Sunday with the ponies. Earlier this weekend she became 2nd and 3rd.

Victory for Jorinde and Rose Belle in Turnhout

Last Saturday Jorinde won Level 4.3 with Rose Belle v. Johnson during CDN Turnhout. With a nice score of 71.667% she was just ahead of Eline Borrey De Coninck with Dollars v. Destano, her father’s student. Eline and Dollars achieved a decent score of 71.213%, which was good for a second place. Ruut Pasgang and Breitling van Hofter Wilde v. Bretton Woods also participated in this test. She finished in sixth place with 68.106%.