Riding: An extraordinary way of life


Next to our family, horses fill our daily lives. We try to maintain the pleasure in performing our job that we have experienced up until now. We hope in performing our services to bestow this same pleasure upon our customers and horses.


Martin Haunhorst   



  • Born on 02.04.1971
  • After graduaiting secondary school - training as carpenter
  • Love for equestrian sports begins at a young age on his family's stable
  • Winner of the award „Goldenes Reitabzeichen“, competed in nations cup, Bundeschampionat and world championship of young horses
  • 1994 - Riding becomes a full time job
  • On 01.11.1999 Assumes the family stables  
  • On 13.11.1999 marriage with Melanie
  • Development of agricultural business with the focus on breeding, training and marketing of sport horses

Melanie Haunhorst   



  • Born on 04.04.1974
  • After the completion of her "Abitur"-certificate, completes training to bank clerk at the Ausbildung Deutschen Bank AG
  • Since 1995 bank clerk with further education to "Bankfachwirtin IHK" (Business Administration Degree) in Lübeck und Frankfurt 
  • On 13.11.1999 marriage with Martin
  • On 13.10.2000 birth of our son Max
  • On 05.05.2004 birth of our son Mick
  • After the birth of our son Max part-time employmentas bank clerk 
  • Love for riding since her early childhood, successful to higher classifications
  • Her focus today: business assistance in the company

Max Haunhorst  



  • Born on 13.10.2000
  • after passing Abitur at Wirtschaftsgymnasium, now studying business administration at FH Osnabrück
  • first riding attempts on Minnie Mouse at the age of 2
  • at the age of 6 first show jumping competition on Jacky Jakiwa                                                        
  • at the age of 13: Member of national show jumping squad U14 with Florida Lady Ixes & Crüger, 1st 1.40m-win, 1st Nations Cup Ponies and Children, Bronze Medal Team Children European Championship Arezzo, German Champion Children 
  • the following year change to Ponies: Member of national squad U16 with Wild at Heart T & Pico, Nations Cup victory, Silver Medal Prize of the Best
  • 2016 in the Juniors: Member of national squad U18 with Charis & Campitello, Nations Cup victory, silver medal German Championship 
  • 2017 Member of national squad U18 with Charis & Crüger, Bronze Prize of the Best, Nations Cup win, Grand Prix CSIOJ Future Champions win, Bronze Medal Team Junior European Championship Samorin, German Junior Champion, Salut Festival Aachen winner
  • 2018: Member of national squad U18 with Chaccara, Crüger & Condor, bronze medal Prize of the Best, victory in the Nations Cup, victory in the Grand Prix CSIOJ Fontainebleau, German Junior Champion
  • 2019: Member of national squad U21 with Chaccara & Crüger, victory Championat CSI*** Neumünster, 3rd place Championat CSI**** Hagen, Bronze Medal Team Young Riders European Championships Zuidwolde, victory Grand Prix CSIU25 Lichtenvoorde, 2nd place Nations Cup CSIOY Tianjin, China
  • 2020: Member of national squad U21 with Chaccara, Crüger & Risohorse Carex, victory Opening Jumping CSI*****Leipzig, 2nd place Championat CSI***Neumünster, 2nd place Nations Cup CSIOYR, 5th place DJM JR     

Mick Haunhorst  



  • Born on 05.05.2004
  • currently attends the technical secondary school for agriculture in Osnabrück
  • at the age of 2 she started on Minnie Mouse and Zottel
  • with 5 years first jumping on Jacky Jakiwa 
  • with his ponies, especially Killacloran Cove, he gains experience and ribbons up to medium (M) level
  • at the age of 12 first German Children's Championship on Zalina with a place in the final
  • 2017: 1st victory international 1.25m, 1st Nations Cup appearance: victory in the Nations Cup Children in Poland, Grand Prix Children Future Champions: 8th place with Sonnenblümchen
  • 2018: Member of the National Jumping Squad U14 with Sonnenblümchen & Conquest, Grand Prix CSIOCH Opglabbeek & Grand Prix CSIOCH Future Champions: 2nd place each with Conquest, victories in the Nations Cups CSIOCH Hagen & CSIOCH Fontainebleau, Gold Prize of the Best 2018, Team European Champion Children in Fontainebleau
  • 2019: Team Gold & 6th place individual World Championships Children in Tashkent, Uzbekistan; 1st S-win with Charis, member of the State Junior Team Weser-Ems, Vice State Junior Champion
  • 2020: 1st place in 1.40m & 2nd place Grand Prix CSIJ Wipperfürth with Appyday la Vallee, 2nd place Nations Cup CSIOJ Wierden also with Appyday