Louise Hompe: ‘Friesian breeders have every right to be proud of...

  November 6, 2021 At the stallion inspection Louise Hompe took her farewell from the Inspection (photo: Leanjo de Koster) The November issue of Phryso features an...

From Recreational to Elite: Can it be Done with a Friesian?

Have you ever been that person standing on the sideline of a dressage ring, watching a Friesian horse perform at Prix St George level,...

The five mare generations of Ted and Tina Vanderkooi

  September 22, 2021 The Vanderkooi family with five generations of Friesian mares The Phryso.com editorial team received a remarkable photo with an even more special story...

Hero 240 central figure in children’s book Hero

September 15, 2021 In the year 2003 Orca Book Publishers published an English children’s book called Hero. Author Martha Attema, who was born in Friesland...

YoungKFPS Breeder of the Year: Denise Klap

  September 18, 2021 The sixth Title for YoungKFPS Breeder of the Year is for Denise Klap from Heinkensand, Zeeland. ‘This makes me really proud and...

‘We are doing it for the Friesian horse of today and...

She joined the decimated KFPS Board last spring and she is set to replace interim Chairman Detlef Elling in November. Tineke Schokker, a very...

New on the Central Inspection: New Member’s Day and Xerxina Challenge...

New Members’ Day 17 September For the first time, a New Members’ Day will be organised during the Central Inspection. With this initiative the KFPS...

KFPS: “Our dream is to have a Friesian at the Olympics”

The Friesian is considered black gold ‘swarte goud’, and have gained enormous worldwide popularity over the past 30 years. From Australia and China to...

New KFPS Clothing line

As many as three new items of clothing can now be ordered via the web shop of the KFPS. The softshell jackets are made of...

A Friesian horse in Spain: an unusual but amazing sight

Dennis Slijfer (49) has been living close to Madrid in Spain with his family for the last 17 years. When Dennis saw his Friesian...

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