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IJsbrand Chardon switches to Lipizzaner horses

Štvornásobný majster Sveta v štvorzáprahoch Ijsbrand Chardon bude zapriahať lipicany z TopoľčianokDutch driver IJsbrand Chardon will from now on compete with Lipizzaner horses in the FEI World Cup Driving competitions.

Successful CAI A Topoľčianky 2009

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Wonderful Late summer weather – optimal conditions – hearty hospitality – good driving sport with positive perspectives for the future – that was Topolcianky 2009.
 
Dressage
The Dressage took place at the excellent grass area of the galop race track, and the marathon was a huge folk festival.

Josef Hrouda – trainer of the Slovak National Driving Representation of the National Stud Farm Topolcianky

Josef Hrouda – tréner reprezentačného tímu Národného žrebčína Topoľčianky Josef Hrouda, horse trainer and equestrian driver, starts his driving and training path in year 2000, and in his race history are races on World Championship in Keczkemet (2004), on World Championship in Warka (2007) and he takes first place on Championship of Czech republic in 2007, in 2008 he became trainer of Slovak national equestrian driving representation. Throughout career, Josef Hrouda works only with Lipizzanhorses.
  
   In the future, he wants to use all of experiences and knowhow to promote Lipizzanhorses farmed in National Stud Farm Topolcianky and Slovakia at all.

St. Nicolaus was celebrated in Budapest with horses

V Budapešti oslavovali Mikuláša s koňmi

The great riding-show took place in the capital city of Hungary from 5th December to 7th December 2008 at the Papp Laszlo Budapest Sportarene. All tickets were sold out and the stands were full of eudience watching not only the programme itself but also the World Cup competitions in show-jumping and driving sport.

 

The ROYAL LIPIZZANER

Kráľovský lipican

The Lipizzaner – the horse for kings, the king among horses. This saying was often heard in the past.
   We have assured ourselves about this well known fact especially these days. The Queen Elizabeth the II. has visited Slovakia and Slovenia and one noticeable event has happened. Her Royal Highness was given the same symbolic gift from both countries – the Lipizzaner