From June 2nd to 4th, 2023, run 1 of the German Championship 2023 in the equestrian sport discipline tentpegging took place. For the first time in Friedberg, Hesse. A standard tournament was ridden according to the rules for international competitions of the ITPF. At the end of the race the positions were as follows:

  1. Christian Dietzel (101 points)
  2. Anna Schmidt-Pauly (76)
  3. Aileen Froitzheim (75,5)

Mayor Dirk Antkowiak presented the winner with the honorary award of the city of Friedberg. The decisive round 2 of the German championship will be held from August 4th to 6th, 2023 in Beeskow/Brandenburg.