Franz-Josef Dahlmann passed away on 21 March at the age of 78. He ran a dressage stable in Fröndenberg-Neimen near Dortmund (GER). Dahlmann was one of the best dressage riders in Germany in the 70s and 80s. In 1981 he received the Goldenes Reitabzeichen from the FN, after which Dahlmann won his first Grand-Prix in 1982. In addition, he won the Westphalian championships several times and rode successfully internationally for the German national team.
Photo by Gut Dahlmann