Tove Melin


Biography

Born: 1991

Horses: Lortzing 25 och Dawson 5.

Results: Team silver NC pony 2007, Team SC bronze pony 2006 and 2007, SC bronze pony 2007, SC 2009/2010/2011/2012 . A number of international placements as a Young rider 2011 and 2012. Competed in the Swedish team at the Young Rider EC 2012. Several victories and placements up to Intermediare 2.

Goals: To develop both myself and the horses in various ages up to Grand Prix. The dream is to compete at the greater competitions and in the championships in the future.

Driving force: Competitions, trainings and sources of inspiration, to get to work and develop together with these amazing animals. Also have a brother, Hannes Melin, that inspires me in our every day life.

Strength and weakness as a rider: Stubborn. There are both advantages and disadvantages with that.

Trains for: My home trainer is Annica Westerberg and Sofie Lexner, I have trained some times for Jonny Hillberath. And Jan Brink at the Plantskola training sessions.

Me and Knytkalaset

What the Nursery gives to me: Tips and inspiration by one of the great dressage masters in Sweden, as well as the unity and inspiration that all the other students gives you. To meet these people, to see and listen to the training with great horses for a couple of days gives more than you think. An extra driving force to continue towards your goal!

Competition results

Results: Tove has competed at the Swedish Championship for many years and she has won 1 individual bronze medal and 1 team silver at the Nordic Championship. Tove also has several international placements as a Young Rider and she has competed at the European Championship fpr Young Riders. Further to this, she has a number of victories and placements up to Intermediaire II. Tove has placements in international U25 Grand Prix in 2015 on both Dawson and Lortzing and she made her debut in Grand Prix with Lortzing (64%) . She also rides the Lövsta Future Challenge with both horses and is currently placed 2nd and 4th prior to the last qualifying competition in autumn 2015.

Image: 2017-02/5247-catharinabrinkvit.jpg 2015-09/1441790640_image3.jpg 2015-09/1441790649_image4.jpg 2015-05/img-6290.jpg 2015-05/tove.jpg 2015-09/1441790653_img-6989.jpg 2015-09/1441790664_image1.jpg