For the first time the FEI has published a World Raking of young dressage riders. Exactly as with the World Ranking of the “professionals” results of one year are taken into account. The first World Ranking shows the status of January, 31st, so results from February, 2014 to January, 2015 were included.
Current number one of the Junior Dressage World Ranking is Marjan Hooge (NED) with Fulltime ahead of Aleksandra Maksakova (RUS) with Scamalo and Juan Matute Guimon (ESP) with Dhannie Ymas. In the ranking of the Young Riders, German Sönke Rothenberger and Cosmo, who meanwhile compete with seniors in the World Cup, are the number one. Currently residing in second place: Jeanine Nieeuwenhuis and Hexagon’s Baldacci (NED), whereas Jorinde Verimp (BEL) and Tiamo rank in third place. Verimp and Tiano share World Rank one in the class of riders younger than 25; Dinja Van Liere (NED) and Hexagon’s Roumanda are ranked second place ahead of Kyra Klinkers and Tara (third place).