Marco Zimmermann started with the association in 1982 and his man equestrian successes at National jumping and dressage championships have helped him to understand and respect the importance of careful and fundamental training techniques for the dressage at the Stammbuch.
Bernd Schulze Topphoff
Trainer Show Jumpers
An extremely talented show jumper in his own right, Bernd Schulze Topphoff was recognized with a national gold riding medal for his many victories in the show ring. Bernd Schulze Topphoff extends his talent to giving our young horses in training the fundamentals and confidence they require to become top level performers. In addition to training young horses, Bernd Schulze Topphoff oversees his team of young riders who assist in association training program.
Stable Management Assistant
Joining the Westalen Studbook in 2005, Daniela works as a top groom, preparing and caring auction horses from the moment they arrive at our equestrian center.
Stable Managment Assistant
Margarete Krogbeumker oversees the care of all horses who are in training at the Association Equestrian Center whether for auction or private training. Margarete Krogbeumker takes pride in insuring that her young charges are in top health throughout their visit.
Equestrian Center Caretaker
With over 20 years working as an agricultural technician this native Westphalian keeps the Equestrian Center running like a perfectly timed German watch! In addition Mr. Hülsmann organizes the safety and security of the center.
Foal Chipping and Branding and Equestrian Center Caretaker
There are many foals to chip and brand each year and Winfried oversees all of this. Winfried Ahlmann is incredibly knowledgeable about the Westphalian breeders and their traditions as he tours the many mare shows and foal inspections throughout the year.In addtition Winfried Ahlmann oversees event management at the association.