Top-Class Drivers start in Riesenbeck – Last Minute Entry from Ijsbrand Chardon

Altogether 26 international 4-in-Hand coaches compete in 4 classes and 2 combined competitions at the equestrian centre at the Surenburg from 21st – 23rd June 2019. Additionally, to the standard classes of dressage, marathon and cones a further competition is added again this year: The German Driving Derby. For this, there will be a further class added – the Top Score Competition, which takes place in the main arena under floodlight on Friday evening.


Other than the combined winner from last year, Chester Weber (USA), and the Hungarian father-son-team Dobrovitz, the “old master” Ijsbrand Chardon from the Netherlands has confirmed his entry. Next to other drivers from Austria, Czech Republic, Sweden and Switzerland, additionally 15 German Teams fight for the German Championship. The current German Champion Georg von Stein is trying to defend his title. Christoph Sandmann took the title in Riesenbeck in 2017.