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VDL Stud opens its doors online

Apr 2, 2021

This weekend the VDL Stud opens its virtual door to breeders around the world!
The world famous stud farm, based in Friesland, The Netherlands, has been the home to some of the world’s leading sires such as Olympic silver medallists Cardento VDL and Bubalu VDL and of course European Champion Zirocco Blue VDL, Nations Cup winner VDL Glasgow van’t Merelsnest, Carrera, Hardrock and Arezzo etc.

During the show, young upcoming performers sires like Cohinoor, Liamant, Chopano, Kallmar, Comthago and Avenger will be given an analyses and new stallions like Zinelord and Chatinue will be introduced.

Not only all VDL stallions are discussed extensively during the show, the show also gives a look behind the scenes at the company of the Van de Lageweg family. Presented by Frederik de Backer and Wiebe-Yde van de Lageweg, the show features interesting interviews with riders such as Marlon Zanotelli, Jur Vrieling, Jessica Kürten, Marcel De Boer, Darragh Kenny and James Billington. From these conversations, new ideas about breeding and interesting information about the stallions emerge that can be very useful for the breeders in making their choice of stallion.

The stallion show will be aired in two parts in 3 languages (Dutch, English and German) , on our own website and

Friday, April 2, 2021 at 8:00 PM (CEST))
Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 8:00 PM (CEST)

Don't miss it!