The Queen attends the Swedish Equestrian Federation's centenary celebrations
The Queen with Chairman of the Swedish Equestrian Federation Anders Mellberg at Stockholm City Hall. Photo: Bertil Enevåg Ericson/Scanpix
On Wednesday 28 November, The Queen attended the Swedish Equestrian Federation's centenary celebrations at Stockholm City Hall.
The Queen was met by the federation's Chairman Anders Mellberg and Secretary-General Carina Sjöberg. During the event, The Queen presented the federation's Medal of Merit to Gustaf Nyblaeus, Chairman of Östergötland Equestrian Federation, Sture Hermansson, Chairman of Värmland Equestrian Federation, and Göran Dalin, Chairman of Sigtunabygden Horse Riding Association. The Queen then presented the federation's Medal of Honour to Irene Slättengren in the dressage for disabled riders category, Maria Hagman-Eriksson in the distance category and Angelica Augustsson in the show jumping category. The Queen also presented this year's honorary prize to Eric Lette, Swedish trainer and international dressage judge. Find out more about the Swedish Equestrian Federation here.