Born: June 26, 1961
Stable and office manager of Narita Riding Club Japan
Organizer of all horses that come from Holland (Team Piet Raijmakers) to Japan.
Team Piet Raijmakers currently consists out of father Piet Sr., son Joep and daughter in law Leontien and has a lot of equestrian expertise between the three of them.
Son Piet Raijmakers jr. is a professional showjumping rider as well, with an international career. At his own enterprise at the same address he currently chooses to predominantly focus on his sports career.
For over 35 years Piet Raijmakers has been part of the absolute top of professional Dutch showjumping. After his sports career he has committed himself to guide international riders at top level and train jumpers within the family business. Piet trains with professionalism and makes sure the quality of his pupils is always at the highest level.
After his active career at the highest levels in show jumping Joep has dedicated himself to being a top trainer. He is educated and qualified as a Olympic level trainer & coach. Joep is also responsible for training and for the sales process of Team Raijmakers’ jumpers.
Leontien is a Grand Prix level rider, but also trains young dressage horses herself. Married to Joep and mother of their daughter Fabiënne and son Martin, she also still finds the time to search for her customers’ dream dressage horses.
Fabiënne is Joep and Leontien’s daughter. Born in 2012, she’s currently the official youngest member of Team Piet Raijmakers. Every day she can be found at the stables with her ponies while checking out everything happening around her. She loves showjumping, but also enjoys dressage.