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CORNELISSEN Adelinde
Sport Dressage
NOC Netherlands   
GenderFemale
Born08 Jul 1979 in Beilen, NED
Human Interest
Last Update
  30 Aug 2018
Further Personal Information
Residence Nijkerk, NED
Occupation Athlete, Coach, Horse Trainer
Languages Dutch, English, German
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began riding at age six.
Why this sport? Her parents had a farm where they bred ponies, and she rode horses as a hobby.
International Debut
Year 2007
Competing for Netherlands
Location Falsterbo, SWE
General Interest
Injuries In October 2014 she suffered a fracture in her leg and a dislocated fibula when she fell of a young horse. She had to rest for four to six weeks and missed the World Cup event in Stockholm, Sweden. (bitmagazine.nl, 19 Nov 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto "If you can dream it, you can do it!" (adelindecornelissen.nl, 31 Mar 2017)
Awards and honours She was named Sportswoman of the Year in the Gelderland province, Netherlands, in 2011 and 2012. (dehoefslag.nl, 13 Dec 2012; rtvdrenthe.nl, 09 Dec 2011)

She received the 2011 Best Athlete Award from the International Equestrian Federation [FEI]. (knhs.nl, 18 Apr 2013)

In 2008 and 2009 she was named Drenthe Sportswoman of the Year in the Netherlands. (dekrantvanmiddendrenthe.nl, 22 Jan 2010)
Ambitions To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (dehoefslag.nl, 21 Dec 2016)
Other information STABLES
She runs Landgoed Balkenschoten in Nijkerk, Netherlands. (adelindecornelissen.nl, 15 Jul 2018; horses.nl, 09 Jun 2015)

HORSE ILLNESS
She withdrew from the individual competition at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after her horse Parzival was stung by an insect and suffered a swollen jaw and cheek. (rtvdrenthe.nl, 11 Aug 2016)

Major Results
Olympic Games
Year Venue Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
2012 OG-D London (GBR) JERICH PARZIVAL 2 3
World Equestrian Games
Year Venue Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
2010 6th WEG Lexington KY (USA) JERICH PARZIVAL EL 1
Continental Championships and Games
Year Venue Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
2013 CH-EU FS Herning (DEN) JERICH PARZIVAL 3  
2013 CH-EU Herning (DEN) JERICH PARZIVAL 3 2
2011 CH-EU FS Rotterdam (NED) JERICH PARZIVAL 1  
2011 CH-EU Rotterdam (NED) JERICH PARZIVAL 1 3
2009 CH-EU Windsor (GBR) JERICH PARZIVAL 1 1
2009 CH-EU FS Windsor (GBR) JERICH PARZIVAL 2  
World Cup Final
Year Venue Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
2013 CDI-W Final Göteborg (SWE) JERICH PARZIVAL 2  
2012 CDI-W Final 's-Hertogenbosch (NED) JERICH PARZIVAL 1  
2011 CDI-W Final Leipzig (GER) JERICH PARZIVAL 1  
2010 CDI-W Final 's-Hertogenbosch (NED) JERICH PARZIVAL 2  

Current Results
Date Venue Competition Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
18.06.2014 to 22.06.2014 CDIO5* Rotterdam (NED) GP - Grand Prix JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 1 1
18.06.2014 to 22.06.2014 CDIO5* Rotterdam (NED) GP FS - Grand Prix Freestyle to Music JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 1 1
18.06.2014 to 22.06.2014 CDI3* Rotterdam (NED) Int I FS - Intermediate I Freestyle to Music ZEPHYR 2  
18.06.2014 to 22.06.2014 CDI3* Rotterdam (NED) PSG - Prix St-Georges ZEPHYR 4  
06.06.2014 to 09.06.2014 CDI3* Arnhem (NED) GP - Grand Prix JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 1  
06.06.2014 to 09.06.2014 CDI3* Arnhem (NED) GP FS - Grand Prix Freestyle to Music JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 1  
19.09.2013 to 22.09.2013 CDI4* Wien (AUT) GP - Grand Prix JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 1  
19.09.2013 to 22.09.2013 CDI4* Wien (AUT) GP FS - Grand Prix Freestyle to Music JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 1  
19.08.2013 to 25.08.2013 CH-EU-D Herning (DEN) Final Classification JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 3 2
19.08.2013 to 25.08.2013 CH-EU-D Herning (DEN) Grand Prix Freestyle JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 3 2
19.08.2013 to 25.08.2013 CH-EU-D Herning (DEN) Grand Prix Special JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 3 2
19.08.2013 to 25.08.2013 CH-EU-D Herning (DEN) Grand Prix JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 4 2
24.04.2013 to 28.04.2013 CDI-W Final Göteborg (SWE) Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage Final JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 2  
24.04.2013 to 28.04.2013 CDI-W Final Göteborg (SWE) Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 4  
14.03.2013 to 17.03.2013 CDI-W 's-Hertogenbosch (NED) Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 1  
18.01.2013 to 20.01.2013 CDI-W Amsterdam (NED) Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 1  
18.01.2013 to 20.01.2013 CDI-W Amsterdam (NED) Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage JERICH PARZIVAL N.O.P. 2  
04.01.2013 to 06.01.2013 CDI3* Drachten (NED) Int I FS - Intermediate I Freestyle to Music ZEPHYR 3  
04.01.2013 to 06.01.2013 CDI3* Drachten (NED) PSG - Prix St-Georges ZEPHYR 3  
Abbreviation Meaning
DNF Did Not Finish
DNS Did Not Start
DNQ Did Not Qualify
DSQ Disqualified
FNR Finished No Rank
RET Retired
WDW Withdrawal






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