News Highlights

Board of Directors Summary

Mar 21 2018

March 20, 2018 FHANA BOD Meeting Summary The committees are up and running, many presented minutes and are moving forward to achieve their goals. The  finances showed a positive balance and the Marketing Committee presented banners for the …    Read More »

Congratulations 2017 Award winners

Mar 15 2018

2017 FHANA President's Trophy-Suzy Stafford & 2017 FHANA Driving Performance Award Winner Suzy Stafford had a very winning year with two FHANA Friesian mares in 2017 which led her to be awarded Champion in both the 2017 FHANA …    Read More »

ATHLETIC STALLION WITH SUPER WORK ETHOS

Mar
06

ATHLETIC STALLION WITH SUPER WORK ETHOS

KFPS
Mar 06 2018

Mees 497 was bred by Maarten van Vliet from Koudekerk aan den Rijn, who died at the end of 2017. In 1993 he purchased the Star mare Valmoed (Jakob 302) from Bob Hofstee. At that time the mare was 3 years old and in foal. Valmoed is the great …    Read More »

WHEN THE FOAL IS ON ITS WAY...

Mar
06

WHEN THE FOAL IS ON ITS WAY...

KFPS
Mar 06 2018

The birth starts with rupturing of the allantois. Within the next ten minutes the feet must be visible in the vulva opening. If this doesn’t happen it is necessary to check their whereabouts with a clean arm and establish if the nose is …    Read More »

ASSESSMENT SPORT STALLIONS FOR SELECTION SHORT TEST

Mar
06

ASSESSMENT SPORT STALLIONS FOR SELECTION SHORT TEST

KFPS
Mar 06 2018

Meeting the sport requirement makes a stallion eligible for assessment for potential selection for the Short Test. For the assessment of sport stallions by and large the same criteria are used as for the young stallions for the Central …    Read More »

OLOF 315 POSTHUMOUSLY DECLARED PREFERENT

Mar
06

OLOF 315 POSTHUMOUSLY DECLARED PREFERENT

KFPS
Mar 06 2018

Olof 315 was born at Theo Jansen’s Stud Koningsland in Elst in 1988. His dam is Wieneke Star (Lammert 260); his sire is Reitse 272 (Hearke 254). In 1985 Theo Jansen bought filly Jeth (Tjimme 275) together with her dam Wieneke from Frits …    Read More »

2018 FHANA AGM Program with 2017 Financials

Mar 05 2018

Were you unable to attend the 2018 FHANA AGM?  Are you interested in how FHANA finished the year financially in 2017?  Please review the AGM Program with the committee reports and financials for year end 2017.    Read More »

2018 Stallion Information

Jan 30 2018

Click the link to review the 2018 stallion information.    Read More »

JURRE 495 PROLONGS TITLE OVERALL CHAMPION STALLION INSPECTION

Jan
16

JURRE 495 PROLONGS TITLE OVERALL CHAMPION STALLION INSPECTION

Jan 16 2018

Four top stallions strongly contested each other for the much-coveted title of Overall Champion: Alwin 469, Tsjalle 454, Jurre 495 and Menne 496. The grandstands were packed to the rafters and with great enthusiasm the audience unfailingly …    Read More »

VOTE for US Equestrian Horse of the Year and Equestrian of the Year

Jan 10 2018

Dale Pitcock – Vaughan Smith Trophy Plain City, Ohio Friesian The Vaughan Smith Trophy is presented to the best rider of any horse or pony breed shown in hunter pleasure, show hack, hunter hack, dressage hack, costume, side saddle, …    Read More »