According to dressage-news.com Ulf Helgstrand, president of the Dutch federation, is going to run for the post of the president of the FEI. He is going to apply. At present time the 63 years old man is also vice president of the European Equestrian Federation. Helgstrand is now the second candidate who seeks to succeed Princess Haya. Before the latter announced her withdrawal, Pierre Genecan, the entrepreneur from Switzerland, who has been president of CHI Geneva for 15 years, had expressed his interest in a candidature.