World Equestrian Festival
June 23rd - July 2nd, 2023
Highlights CHIO Aachen 2022
His goal is clear: One day his name is to appear on the legendary winners‘ board in the Main Arena. It was an eventful week at the CHIO Aachen for the Egyptian show-jumper, Nayel Nassar, the current number 27 in the world ranking list. We spoke with him and his wife Jennifer Gates.Read more
The German show jumping squad has one; the show-jumper Jennifer Gates has one; the dressage superstars Isabell Werth and Cathrine Dufour as well; the winner of the SAP Cup Sandra Auffarth and a few hundred other people too: A CHIO Aachen NFT, a “CHIO HORSE”.Read more
Gerrit Nieberg is the sensational winner at the CHIO Aachen 2022. The number 106 in the world ranking list asserted himself against the absolute world elite in the jump-off of the Rolex Grand Prix. We spoke with him about this incredible afternoon in front of 40,000 spectators, the decisive tip from a Swiss colleague and the Rolex Grand Slam of Show Jumping.Read more
When the World Equestrian Festival, CHIO 2022, came to an end, the Show Director, Frank Kemperman, was able to announce that it had been a “full house” again: 6,300 visitors at the dressage in the morning in the Deutsche Bank Stadium, 40,000 spectators during the Rolex Grand Prix of the show-jumpers.Read more
Sensational winner at the traditional Rolex Grand Prix at the CHIO Aachen 2022: Gerrit Nieberg from Germany wins the most prestigious jumping competition in a highly dramatic jump-off. Second place went to Scott Brash (GB), third place to Nicola Phillippaerts (BEL).Read more
Since 2017 the Australian driver, Boyd Exell who lives in the Netherlands and the Dutch driving sport legend, Ijsbrand Chardon, have been taking it in turns to win the Prize of the Richard Talbot Family. Last year it was Chardon’s turn. So, this year the ball was in Exell’s court.Read more
For 31 years, he has informed the crowd at the Aachen Soers from the judges Tower passionately and with expertise. Today, we will be hearing the voice of Christian Earl of Plettenberg from the last time in the Main Stadium during the Rolex Grand Prix.Read more
The Belgian rider, Wilm Vermeir, competed at the CHIO Aachen for the first time this year. And he has certainly achieved some fantastic results. Especially with his speed specialist, Linguini de la Pomme, who once again left her fellow colleagues trailing behind in the Röwer & Rüb Prize.Read more
The Danish dressage rider, Cathrine Dufour’s weekend in Aachen couldn’t have gone better. The crowning glory today was her triumph in the Deutsche Bank Prize and the connected honour that she had thought was actually reserved for a different rider.Read more
CHIO Aachen Village
Fashion and lifestyle, everything about horses, catering highlights and much more: Visit the CHIO Aachen Village – the perfect place to shop and enjoy.
CHIO Aachen Quiz
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Rolex Grand Slam of Showjumping
The show-jumpers’ Rolex Grand Slam is the beginning of a new era in the field of equestrian sport. The quest to win the most difficult-to-obtain trophies in the world of equestrian sport unites the top riders from all over the globe.
The Major tournaments Aachen, Spruce Meadows, Geneva and ´s-Hertogenbosch – all prestigious names on the international equestrian sport circuit, which are now connected by a spectacular bonus system.