Profiles

  • Cindy van der Straten-Marie
  • Competing for: Belgium
  • From: Andenne
  • Age: 36

Following in the footsteps of her mother and brother, Cindy began horseback riding at an early age. With a successful career now in full swing, Cindy lists highlights such as 1st place at Queen’s Cup in Mechelen (2008), 3rd place at the CSI 3* Grand Prix in Aalst (2011) and 3rd place at the CSI 3* Grand Prix Comporta (2012). Her best-loved horses have been Alexandria and Easy Going and her greatest influences are Gilbert de Roock, Jos Lansink and Bert Romp. She describes Global Champions Tour as a wonderful experience in some of the best locations to ride.