• Full-service training days at the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS – extended concept!

    Attention amateur riders! The full-service training day is entering the next round. The all-round package not only holds the dressage expert Christoph Hess and the national coach of the Dutch riders, Rob Ehrens, in store, but all many other first-class advisers on health and fitness topics for the horse and rider. New elements: A professional seat training on the simulator and advice on the choice of bits.

  • Family Day at the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS

    With the premiere of the “Family Day” on August 7th, 2022 the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS is not only offering aspiring young riders the opportunity to demonstrate their skills at the probably most famous equestrian site in the world, but also has plenty of attractions in store for the whole family.

  • CHIO Aachen Kids Camp enters the next round

    At the site where the best riders, vaulters and drivers in the world compete against each other, everything will revolve around the youngest generation of riders during the autumn holidays. Alongside diversified sports and active games the camp offers children of primary school age an entertaining programme, focusing on a playful introduction to horses, of course.

  • Instructive training with Jessica von Bredow-Werndl at the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS

    At the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS we had the pleasure to welcome Jessica von Bredow-Werndl during the last days.

  • Hackathon “Sustainable CHIO"

    Organise the largest equestrian show in the world? We can do that! Making Germany’s largest sporting event fit for the future? Only with your help! We are looking for creative minds for the CHIO Aachen Hackathon 2.0, which is taking place from November 10th-12th, 2022. Genuine application opportunities and significant prize-money await the best ideas.

  • Ingrid Klimke meets Uli Hoeneß – The #neuland congress and the future of the sport

    An interview with Michael Mronz, General Manager of the Aachener Reitturnier GmbH and CEO of the Rhein Ruhr City GmbH

  • Dorothee Schneider: “Transitions are the lifeblood of suppleness”

    Team Olympic gold medallist gives exclusive insights into the daily training with her horses at the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS.

  • Successful full-service training days at the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS

    A beaming sun and beaming faces: The newly created training day at the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS was a total success for both the dressage riders and the show-jumpers. The participants not only took an exclusive assessment by Dorothee Schneider and Rob Ehrens, respectively, home with them, but also valuable tips for themselves and their four-legged sports partners in terms of health & fitness.

  • The future of the sport

    Sustainability and diversity: #neuland congress dedicated to sport-related themes of the future – CHIO Aachen CAMPUS as co-organiser

  • Seminar at the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS: The optimal preparation for a competition

    How can I prepare myself optimally for the next competition? That was the key theme of the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS Seminar “Fit for the show jumping course!”. In both a theory and a practical part, the experts Matthias Bojer and Lars Meyer zu Bexten gave the participants helpful tips. At the end of the seminar, it was clear to everyone: Good preparation doesn’t just start at the show.

  • The first dates are online!

    CHIO Aachen CAMPUS 2022

    The CHIO Aachen CAMPUS offers attractive training and education offers for the equestrian sport all year round – at the highest level and on the probably most famous equestrian site in the world.


  • From a top talent to a top athlete

    Both the show jumping and the dressage courses of the Programme of Excellence kick off in the autumn – the head coaches are Isabell Werth and Jos Lansink – professional know-how in all relevant areas. APPLY NOW!

  • Olympic flair in Aachen

    As a replacement for the Youth Olympic Games, the FEI Youth Equestrian Games are being staged during the CHIO Aachen 2022 (June 24th to July 3rd, 2022). 30 young talents from 30 nations will be travelling to Aachen to compete against the best of the best - supported by the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS.

  • Further education at the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS

    The grounds at the Aachen Soers are not only a very special place during the event, with the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS it is also a permanent and year-round centre for international equestrian sport.


  • This is what the first CHIO Aachen Hackathon was like

    The indoor arena was transformed into a lounge where heads were spinning for more than 48 hours - with one goal: to improve the CHIO Aachen experience. The highlights of the event are available in the video.


  • That is why it is much more difficult for aspiring young dressage riders, compared to show-jumpers

    The Aachen Dressage Youngstars began yesterday, an international dressage show for aspiring young riders. Also on board: Participants of the current CHIO Aachen CAMPUS Programme of Excellence, who are trained by the Head Coach, Isabell Werth. We spoke with the most successful rider in the world about the difficulties young riders encounter during the transition over to the adult circuit.


  • Winning team makes dressage more transparent

    Laptops instead of obstacles, the sound of keyboards instead of hooves: The indoor school has been turned into a lounge, the creative atmosphere is accompanied by the beats of the DJ David Lulley. The first CHIO Aachen Hackathon “smart CHIO” in the Albert Vahle Arena at the showgrounds brought 60 creative minds from all over Germany together from Thursday to Saturday.

  • Great mood and creative ideas at the CHIO Aachen Hackathon

    They have come from Leipzig, from Dresden and of course from the Aachen region, there’s even a purely Chinese team taking part: The first CHIO Aachen Hackathon, which is being jointly organised by the CAMPUS and the digitalHub Aachen, got underway on Thursday.

  • CHIO Aachen CAMPUS: The new year of the Excellence Program starts

    13 participants, 7 nations, one goal: Mastering the transition into the professional sport. From Monday onwards, the Programme of Excellence of the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS will be supporting talented young show-jumpers and dressage riders with this aim. The new year starts on Monday.

  • The future shimmers silver

    The design is futuristic, the architecture sustainable: The Aachen Laurensberger Rennverein e.V. (ALRV) is planning the new construction of the “CHIO Aachen CAMPUS Arena”. The multifunctional and sustainable building is to replace the rather antiquated Albert Vahle Arena on Hubert Wienen-Straße and become the Centre of the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS. The arena is going to be oval-shaped and will be a highly-modern equestrian sport and event centre.

  • Isabell Werth sets up camp in Aachen

    Many-time Olympic gold medallist, World and European Champion and winner of the Deutsch Bank Prize at the CHIO Aachen – Isabell Werth, the most successful rider in the world holds many titles. She now has a new one: Head Coach Dressage of the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS Programme of Excellence. We spoke to her about this and current aspiring youngsters at her own yard.

  • Winning is a matter of mind – losing is too!

    There were a lot of topics to be discussed in the scope of the online consulting session of the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS on the topic of “Mental strength in the equestrian sport”. Many of you tuned in to listen to our expert Antje Heimsoeth and pose her questions. We have summarised the most important statements for you.

  • Training under top conditions

    “We are delighted that after these long months of not being able to offer any training courses, we can now at least offer outdoor training sessions to the selected circle of aspiring young top talents – under observance of the current Corona provisions, of course,” said Stefan Knopp, Director of the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS, drawing a positive balance after the three training days of the Programme of Excellence.

  • Should I vaccinate my horse?

    There was plenty to discuss during the online consultation session of the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS on the theme of the “Equine Herpes Virus“: What is it exactly, what effects does it have, how can I protect my horse? Many of you tuned in to listen to the experts and ask them questions. We have summarised the most important statements for you.

  • CHIO Aachen CAMPUS: Programme of Excellence launched

    They are among the most promising young show jumpers: Six top talents are currently training in Aachen, the Programme of Excellence of the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS has got underway.

  • CHIO Aachen CAMPUS: 365 days CHIO Aachen

    CHIO Aachen 365 days a year – that is the idea behind the CHIO Aachen CAMPUS. The infrastructure at the traditional showgrounds is to be used just as intensively as the existing know-how and the networks.

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