Old world champion in showjumping, Philippe le Jeune, will join the Royal Belgian Ridersfederation as team chef d’equipe for the riders on a two en three star level.
He will work together with chef d’equipe Peter Weinberg and will discuss strategies with the Topsportscel of the KBRSF. Prior to this command is the communication with the riders who will receive input on how to train to the top level.
As a seven year old boy he once started horse riding himself. He made his international debute in 1981 on a jumping show in Munich (Germany). In 2010 he was at the prime of his game winning individual gold at the World Equestrian Games in Lexington. One year later he received the national award for Best Sportsman of Belgium.