At the World Equestrian Games in Herning, Vrieling and Long John Silver 3 N.O.P. impressed with a silver team medal. The grey also jumped in the spotlights at the Nations Cup competition of Sankt Gallen and conquered different international Grand Prix competitions.

With the European Championships this year and the Olympic Games in 2024 the N.O.P. has acquired the grey from owner Sf-Equestrian, securing him for Dutch rider, Jur Vrieling.