Ijsbrand Chardon
NED

Ijsbrand Chardon

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Age57
Competing forNetherlands - NED
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Statistics

Driving

Number of starts: 94
Number of wins: 39

Dressage

Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Year2018
Horse Baldun
Individual Rank 10
Team Rank
Year Venue Horse Individual Rank Team Rank
2018   FEI World Equestrian Games™ Tryon NC Balero 10
2
2018   FEI World Equestrian Games™ Tryon NC Eddy 10
2
Discipline: Driving Born: 2002 Studbook: HANN Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Driving Born: 2006 Studbook: KWPN Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Driving Born: 2006 Studbook: KWPN Sex: Gelding
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
17/11/2018 Stuttgart CAI-W WC - World Cup Casper 1
17/11/2018 Stuttgart CAI-W WC - World Cup Maestoso Xlv-7 1
17/11/2018 Stuttgart CAI-W WC - World Cup Feles 1
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
FEI Driving World Cup™ Qualification Standings 4 82
FEI Top Driver Award Standings - Four-in-Hand 5 67
FEI Driving World Cup™ Standings 1 12
Biography
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement 27 times Dutch Champion (1983, 1986, 1988 to 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016)

4 times World Champion (1988, 1992, 2002 and 2008)
2 times European Champion (2011 & 2017)

Winner FEI World Cup Driving '15/16, ‘05/’06, ‘04/’05 (with M. Freund), 2nd in ‘06/’07, 08/09 and 11/12, 3rd in ‘07/’08, 09/10 and 10/11
Awards and honours He was named a Top Driver by the International Equestrian Federation [FEI] in 1997, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010. (chardon.nl, 28 Jul 2014)

He has been named Dutch Equestrian Rider of the Year twice. (thedutchmasters.com, 2018)

He has been named a Citizen of Honour in Schipluiden, Netherlands, and an Officer of the Order of Oranje Nassau. (FEI, 13 Sep 2010)
Famous relatives His son Bram Chardon also competes in equestrian driving, and has been selected to the Dutch team for the 2018 World Equestrian Games in Tryon, NC, United States of America. His daughter Edith has represented Netherlands in pony four-in-hand, and won a team silver medal at 2017 Pony Driving World Championships in Minden, Germany. His daughter Jeannette has represented Netherlands in eventing, and his youngest daughter Lianne has competed in eventing at youth level. His father Abraham was a four-in-hand driver at international level. (equnews.com, 29 Jul 2018; SportsDeskOnline, 06 Sep 2018; hoefnet.nl, 18 Jul 2018; horses.nl, 19 Sep 2016; knhs.nl, 2016; chardon.nl, 28 Jul 2014)
Ambitions To win a gold medal at the 2018 World Equestrian Games in Tryon, NC, United States of America. (Inspirerend Kennis Netwerk Twitter page, 29 Jun 2018)

Medals description

Olympic Games
Gold medal - First place Gold medal - First place
Silver medal - Second place Silver medal - Second place
Bronze medal - Third place Bronze medal - Third place
Ranked Ranked
FEI World Equestrian Games™
Gold medal - First Place
Silver medal - Second place
Bronze medal - Third place
Ranked