The licensed Hanoverian stallion Bernstein has been sold to Yvonne Losos de Muniz of the Dominican Republic. Bernstein made great fame as a young horse by placing 7th under Morten Thomsen in the 6-year old division at the 2002 World Young Horse Championships in Verden.
The Swiss Equestrian Federation has announced its provisional dressage teams for the 2005 show season. Team coach Jurgen Koschel and chef d'Equipe Michel d'Arcis selected the Grand Prix (Elite) team for Switzerland.
The 7-year old KWPN licensed stallion Paganini has been sold to Cheryl Meisner of Canada. Bred by H.A. Verberne from Vlierden, The Netherlands, owned by Jo Rutten and trained by Bert Rutten, Paganini has been trained to Grand Prix level.
Right after the sale of Ray of Light, Willem Jan Schotte sold his other FEI horse Goubergh's Ideaal to the United States. Through the mediation of Claes Bierenbroodpot, Ideaal has been sold as a schoolmaster