Lutz Merkel ( GER) on Akazie – early 1960′s.
Signed photo with Hans Günter Winkler on Torphy.
French rider Bernard Geneste (1937-2004) with Cochise in Cambrai 1976.
The French team with Hubert Parot, Jérôme Chabrol, Bernard Geneste and Jean Michel Gau (?) at CSIO Rome 1969.
Lalla Novo from Italy was twice medalist at the European Championships for Ladies; bronze 1966 in Gijón on Oxo Bob-Rahin and silver 1967 in Fontainebleau on Prédestiné.
Former Dutchman, but naturalised Australian, Art Uytendaal (three time Australian Showjumping Champion) with Chatter in 1968 breaking the Australian Puissance record jumping a wall of 2.17 m.
A classic horseman has left us. Here’s some pictures to remember the great Piero d’Inzeo, who died on February 13th 2014.
Alfonso Queipo de Llano from Spain on Eolo at the European Championships in Aachen 1961.
In memoriam of Pierre Jonquères d’Oriola (1920–2011) born on this day, February 1st, 94 years ago. Here a signed photo with Pomone B, a SF born 1959 by Furioso (thoroughbred) x Barnum (anglo norman) x Loudeac (trotter). Pomone B was winner of 1966 World Championships, aged 7 years.