Marlies van Baalen

Netherlands Olympic Team-Edward Gal/Total US, Hans Peter Minderhoud/Dream Boy, Marlies van Baalen/Go Legend

5 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Netherlands Olympic Team-Edward Gal/Total US, Hans Peter Minderhoud/Dream Boy, Marlies van Baalen/Go Legend
The Netherlands team of Edward Gal/Total U.S., Hans Peter Minderhoud/Dream Boy and Marlies van Baalen/Go Legend was announced Monday by KNHS, the Dutch federation. Dinja van Liere/Haute Couture was selected as traveling reserve after appeals failed to resolve a clerical error eliminating Hermes from consideration Read More

Edward Gal Rides Glock’s Total US to Netherlands Championship Freestyle Victory for 12th National Title

6 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Edward Gal Rides Glock’s Total US to Netherlands Championship Freestyle Victory for 12th National Title
ERMELO, Netherlands, June 6, 2021--Edward Gal completed his domination of the Netherlands Championships with a victory on Glock's Total U.S. in the Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday while his partner Hans Peter Minderhoud on Glock's Dream Boy and Dinja van Liere on Hermès produced results to make them top contenders for the team to go to the Olympics in less than seven weeks. Read More

Netherlands Olympic Short List

7 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Netherlands Olympic Short List
A "short" list of 11 riders and 18 horses for the Netherlands team for the Olympics in two months was announced Tuesday by the Dutch federation. Adelinde Cornelissen has four horses on the list, Marlies van Baalen, Edward Gal, Dinja van Liere and Hans Peter Minderhoud each have two horses. Read More

Edward Gal & Glock’s Total U.S.  Win CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle to Complete Supremacy of Totilas Sons at Opglabbeek

8 months ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Edward Gal & Glock’s Total U.S.  Win CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle to Complete Supremacy of Totilas Sons at Opglabbeek
OPGLABBEEK, Netherlands, April 25, 2021–Edward Gal and Glock’s Total U.S. easily won the Sentower Dressage Festival CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle Sunday for domination of this event by the 51-year-old rider and the two Totilas sons he competed. Read More

Edward Gal Rides Toto Jr. to Dutch Championship Gold, Hans Peter Minderhoud/Dream Boy Silver, Emmelie Scholtens/Desperado Bronze

1 year ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Edward Gal Rides Toto Jr. to Dutch Championship Gold, Hans Peter Minderhoud/Dream Boy Silver, Emmelie Scholtens/Desperado Bronze
ERMELO, Netherlands, Sept. 20, 2020--Glock's Toto Jr. was ridden by Edward Gal to Dutch Championship gold Sunday with a victory in the Grand Prix Freestyle in performances the rider declared may be better than his world-beating father, Totilas, a decade ago. Read More

Beatriz Ferrer-Salat & Delgado Narrowly Win Saumur CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle Over Holland’s Marlies van Baalen & Ben Johnson

3 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Beatriz Ferrer-Salat & Delgado Narrowly Win Saumur CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle Over Holland’s Marlies van Baalen & Ben Johnson
SAUMUR, France, May 4, 2019--Spain's Beatriz Ferrer-Salat and Delgado narrowly won the CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle Saturday with Marlies van Baalen of the Netherlands on Ben Johnson posting a personal best score for runner-up Read More

Marlies van Baalen & Ben Johnson Win Zeeland Outdoor CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle With Personal Best Score for 1st Victory

3 years ago StraightArrow Comments Off on Marlies van Baalen & Ben Johnson Win Zeeland Outdoor CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle With Personal Best Score for 1st Victory
NIEUW en SINT JOOSLAND, Netherlands, April 12, 2019--Marlies van Baalen and Ben Johnson won the Zeeland Outdor CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle Friday with a personal best score to log the first victory for the Dutch partnership in nearly three years of international competition Read More