Ladies European Championship in Finland

Held up from 29 June to 2 July 2016

Race videos



Participants Ladies European Championship 2016

Country First Name Name Date of birth License since Last year victories This year victories Total wins
Austria Austria Gundula  Bauer  13.12.1975 1994 8 1


belgium Belgium Beatrice  Demoulin  28.01.1970 1990 6 1


denmark Denmark Mariann Thorup Nielsen 25.09.1967 1985 4 0


finland Finland Sari Pääaho 15.04.1983 2000 6 0


Germany Germany Marie  Lindinger  23.10.1979 2000 13 0


hungary Hungary Bernadett Balogh 28.08.1977 2008 13 0


italy Italy Monica  Gradi  05.08.1983 2002 27 6


netherlands The Netherlands Hiltje  Tjalsma  05.09.1979 2005 18 1


norway Norway Amanda Robertsen 10.10.1994 2010 38 2


russia Russia Olga Titova  22.10.1970 1998 6 5


spain Spain Maria Francisca  Sureda Barcelo  28.04.1985 2000 2 0


Sweden Sweden Jessika  Sidbäck  27.09.1974 2011 5 1


switzerland Switzerland Simone  Theureau  27.01.1977 1992 5 0


Program Ladies European Championship 2016

Entry Form Ladies championship 2016 program


Wednesday 29 of June

7 PM Welcome dinner: Pastabuffet

Thursday 30 of June

7-9 AM Breakfast in the hotel , free morning program until 11.30

11.30 AM-2PM Cruise at Vesijärvi including lunch

3 PM Leaving with bus to Riihimäki summertrack

4 PM At the track: Rules of Finnish trotting sport, short presentation.
Warm up of horses. Presentation of drivers to the spectators.
Races start 6.30 PM. Something to eat. First 3 races of the championship. (only in Finnish, some videos can be found)

10-11 PM Back in the hotel

Friday 1st of July

7-8.30 AM Breakfast in the hotel

8.30 AM Bus starts to Lahti racetrack, visit to tack shops Wahlsten and Finntack. Posibitity to buy equipment with special discount prices from factory shop

10.30 PM Short check of rules, warm up of horses. Lunch races start at 00.07 PM. Two last races of the championship. VIP-lunch area with theme ASCOT (special hats competition). Awards for the three best drivers.

4 PM Back in the hotel, some free program until 6 PM

6 PM-8PM We spend together some time at the Harbour. Some special program for participants.

9 PM-12PM Banquet at the hotel.Medal ceremony. After that free party time.

Saturday 2nd of July

7-9 AM Breakfast in the hotel, individual departure

Registration deadline 15th of March
Payment deadline 31th of March

Prices (hotel, bus transportation, programme organized, lunches and dinners with refreshments):

1 person room/person: 650 EUR
2 person room/person: 550 EUR

Account holder: Suomen Hevosenomistajien Keskusliitto ry
IBAN account number: FI49 5720 2320 0148 18

Flights to Helsinki International Airport and then pick up bus or train straight from the airport to Lahti.

Hotel is Cumulus: Kauppakatu 10, 15140 Lahti

Extra program Saturday 2nd of July – Monday 4th of July (extra cost price negoatiated down)

We will have nice trotting races at Jokimaa, Lahti the whole weekend. The main race with first price of 80.000 € to the winner.
For those who want to stay longer, we will arrange hotel in Lahti for extra nights. We have negotiated special price for you to stay in hotel Cumulus. Those who pick this extra program will get VIP tickets to big Suur-Hollola race weekend with special discounted price 45 € /day, normal 80 €/day.

Extra cost for this weekend including VIP tickets both Saturday and Sunday plus two nights in the hotel is

230 euros /person in one person room.
160 euros/person in two person room.

All other meals than at the racetrack Vip area, transportation to races etc. on your own expense. We will help to organize transport by taxi, bus etc.