Leon Thijssen

Leon Thijssen

Longines Rankings
Competing forNetherlands - NED
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Number of starts: 2105
Number of wins: 62
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2007 Studbook: KWPN Sex: Stallion
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2009 Studbook: ZANG Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2008 Studbook: KWPN Sex: Mare
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
10/06/2018 Roeser CSI3* Accumulator 140 For President 33
10/06/2018 Roeser CSI3* Accumulator 140 Diablo Z 42
09/06/2018 Roeser CSI3* Table C 145 For President 27
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
Pan-American Rankings 105 1238
Longines Rankings 1186 90
Combination in Jumping No Fear Vd Tichelrij Z 1233 155
General Interest
Injuries He fractured his hand in May 2015. (phelpssports.com, 11 May 2015; worldofshowjumping.com, 09 May 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Someone who does not know how to deal with loss can never gain anything." (horsesinternational.com, 14 Mar 2013)
Famous relatives His daughter Sanne has represented the Netherlands in equestrian jumping. She finished 11th in the individual competition at the 2015 European Young Riders Championships in Wiener Neustadt, Austria. His other daughter Mel has also competed in the sport at an elite level. (horses.nl, 12 Nov 2017; dehoefslag.nl, 10 Dec 2016; SportsDeskOnline, 16 Sep 2015; horses.nl, 28 Jun 2015)
Other information STABLES
He owns Stal Thijssen in Baarlo, Netherlands, where he trains and trades horses. "You need to know what makes a good jumping horse in order to be successful at trading." (noellefloyd.com, 25 May 2017; horses.nl, 27 Mar 2016; horsesinternational.com, 14 Mar 2013)