Professional Riders & Trainers
Area/Town: Hårlev, Zealand
Special achivements: As a trainer Rune has produced very successful riders and has since 1992 been winning numerous Gold, Silver and Bronze medals at National, Nordic and European Championships, including the training of the Olympic “Team Denmark” at the Team Denmark facility Vallensbæk. Joachim, examined professional rider, has since 1994 several times been part of the Danish National Team and has successfully participated at European Championships and CDIO tournaments with different horses winning both individual and team medals.
Both born in Denmark, Rune Willum and Joachim Thomsen has teamed up to be running one of Denmark’s leading training facilities for both talented riders and horses: Dressurstald Willum Thomsen.
Under the management of Rune, a number of very successful national team riders are representing Denmark at Junior, Young Rider or Senior level. Amongst those Cathrine Dufour, Maria Falkner Hansen, Sidsel Johansen, Louise Zinglersen, Nanna Bronnée Madsen, Sune Hansen (previous at Blue Hors w. BH Romanov), and more …
Rune is naturally also the trainer for elite rider Joachim, who with his elegant riding style has brought several very talented horses up to Grand Prix, ie. Akeem Foldager, Mikado Engvang, Angrib Firfod, Zardin Firfod, and several more.
Rune & Joachim gives weekly training sessions at Dressurstald Willum Thomsen for their students, and are available for booking of shorter or longer clinics at other facilities. At Dressurstald Willum Thomsen, they also takes horses in for training, some of them with the purpose of sale.
Available for booking of Clinics through DreamSportsHorses.
Presenting following horses: Søbakkehus Faustino