Dominique Nijhof-Roelofsen (born on 2 January 1990) has a great passion for horses. She started riding when she was 6 years old and this has grown to a day filling hobby. Dominique spends a lot of time at the stables in Raalte, which is a great area to work. During her youth period she has rode several Dutch and European Championships. In this time she gain the following results:
– European Championships ponies 2005 Pratoni del vivaro Italië: team gold, individual fourth
– Dutch Championships 2007 Hoofddorp: silver
– Dutch Championships 2008 Hoofddorp: gold
– European Championships Young Riders 2011 Comporta Portugal: sixth
Dominique runs the stable and rides several horses, both young horses as international jumping horses. She make sure everything is organised and that the horses get the right training to prepare them for the future.
Dominique is very focused to perform well and therefor she is training with her trainers. Dominique believes; ‘To achieve the best results, you need to look beyond training your horse’. In order of that she is also working out several times a week to stay fit and healthy.