{ Antonella Joannou }


Country: Switzerland

Antonella Joannou (1 January 1967) grew up with horses. Her family is the fifth generation of riders. Her mother Veronique Favre was a dressage rider and her father owned a riding stable near Geneva. At the age of 11 her mother offered Antonella her horse and that how her dressage career started. Antonella lives in Geneva and has a daughter, Leana, who is alsa a dressage rider, and a son, Ian.  After leaving school at age 15, she joined Circus Knie and worked with renowned horse trainer Fredy Knie Snr. She travelled with the circus for more than two years, preparing horses for shows. In 2016 she had some good results at the CDI3* Valencia, Spain.

Her horse Dandy de la Roche CMF CH (2005) is Swiss-bred gelding by Dressage Royal x Walt Disney.



# Event Horse Points (%) Place
1 Geneva 2016 - VIAN WDM Grand Prix presented by Jiva Hill Stables Dandy de la Roche CMF CH 68.820% 6
2 Geneva 2016 - VIAN WDM Grand Prix Freestyle presented by Rolex Dandy de la Roche CMF CH 71.700% 4
Total prize money won: €0

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