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Award Ceremony 2015 in Geneva

The World Breeding Federation for Sport Horses has held the annual breeders award ceremony for the FEI ranking winners in cooperation with their sponsor Rolex in Geneva

WBFSH president Jan Pedersen, Willy Taets, daughter Lieve, Marc Pierson, Maartje Hanse, Joop Hanse, Siem Korver, Oliver Lück, Rolex representative Laurent Delanney and ringmaster Pedro Cebulka.
WBFSH president Jan Pedersen, Willy Taets, daughter Lieve, Marc Pierson, Maartje Hanse, Joop Hanse, Siem Korver, Oliver Lück, Rolex representative Laurent Delanney and ringmaster Pedro Cebulka.

The world's leading breeders gathered in the city of Geneva Saturday night to be honored for their extraordinary breeding products. The winners of the WBFSH/Rolex Breeder Rankings in dressage, show jumping and eventing received their WBFSH diplomas and an exquisite Rolex watch presented by Lauren Delannay from Rolex and Jan Pedersen, president of the WBFSH.


The award winners are:

Martje and Joop Hanse, the Netherlands for breeding the No. 1 dressage horse Valegro by Negro/Gerswin

Willy Taets, Belgium for breeding the No. 1 show jumping horse Hello Sanctos by Quasimodo vd Molendreef/Nabab de Reve

Rolf Lueck, Germany for breeding the No. 1 eventing horse Horseware Hale Bob by Ituango xx/Carismo

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