Belgium is the first country to announce the horses that have been selected to represent the nation at the 2014 World Championships for Young Dressage Horses in Verden, Germany, on 6 - 10 August 2014. Based on the performances and scores of the horse at five selection trials between April and June, the Federation nominated four horses and two reserves for Verden.
The selected horses are:
- El Capone (KWPN by Tuschinski) - owner: Luc Mariën-Bouwen - rider: Tom Heylen
- El Corona Texel (KWPN by Wynton) - owner and rider: Dominique Mohimont
The 5-year old reserve is Earl Scandic (KWPN by Scandic), owned by Paulette Doyen and ridden by Leopold Engelen.
- Seymour (Oldenburg by San Amour) - owner and rider: Rob Van Puyenbroek
- Dolores van de Kwikaard (KWPN by Zucchero) - owner: De Kwikaard - rider: Tom Franckx
The 6-year old reserve is All Inclusive (Rhinelander by Abanos), owned and ridden by Laurens Vanderbeeken.
Eurodressage Coverage of the 2014 World Young Horse Championships