Sparkassen German Friendships
The Youth of the World met in Herford, 25th to 30th July 2017
Friendships not Championships. Since 1999 Riders from all over the world are fascinated by the idea of the German Friendships. Every German participant brings a horse for the foreign team-mate. They train together and start in the show as a team.
These six days of International Teamwork and International understanding encourages new friendships and sharing the love of horses as well as the learning of languages.
Maxima Park – a state-of-the-art equestrian center for international events close to Moscow
Show-advisor Lars Meyer zu Bexten: "Impressed by the possibilities"
A generous, state-of-the-art equestrian center that has hosted national and international competitions for some time has emerged only a short way from Moscow and is now ready to attract even more attention. On 100 hectares (250 acres) Maxima Park offers an extensive infrastructure for professionals and amateur riders alike.