German top rider and trainers, Bettina Hoy, is taking up a new role as coach of the Dutch eventing riders in 2017. Bettina, who has represented Germany at three Olympic Games, five World Championships and nine European championships and current form in 2016 winning the CCI3* at Blenheim Palace International, she is also well known as an international coach The KNHS press release states that Bettina will continue to compete in 2017 but will then step into her coaching role in a full-time capacity in 2018. She says she is looking forward to using all of her coaching and riding experience to build on the success of the Dutch eventing team. Bettina said that I am very much looking forward to my new job and working for Team Nederland. A crash course in dutch is booked.