Tryon 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games : Highlights
Read more about every disciplines highlights here.
Sameh El Dahan triumph in Spruce Meadows
Egyptian rider, Sameh El Dahan rides Suma's Zorro to victory in the prestigious CP 'International' CSI5* Rolex Grand Prix of Spruce Meadows Masters. Maikel Van Der Vleuten (NED) & his fantastic Verdi TN take 2nd place with the only other double clear round while Beezie Madden (USA) & Coach complete the podium with only 1 time fault in the 2nd round.
Explosion of joy for Ben Maher in Rome LGCT
Ben Maher (GBR) rides Poden's farm, Explosion W, to 1st place in Rome LGCT Grand Prix but also secures his victory of the 2018 LGCT Overall Championships. 2nd place of the GP goes to Henrik von Eckermann (SWE) & Cantinero and Jos Verlooy complete the podium on Caracas. The CSI2* Grand Prix goes to Ellen Whitaker (GBR) & Casaktie and Miami Celtics are best in the Global Champions League thanks to Denis Lynch & Jessica Springsteen performances.
Highlights of 2 weeks in Valence
Week 1 : Spencer Smith is unstoppable! After 2 CSI2* GP victories during those last 2 weeks, Spencer triumph this time in the CSI4* Grand Prix of Valence. Katherine Dinan (USA) & Dougie Douglas jump to 2nd place and Aldrick Cheronnet (FRA) & Atlantys by Wisbecq complete the podium. The CSI2* Grand Prix goes to Laura Hite (USA) & Calypso v/d Zuuthoeve while Max Kühner (AUT) & Cornet Kalua jump the highest in the six bars. Week 2 : For the 2nd year in a row, Kent Farrington (USA) & Gazelle dominate the CSI5* Grand Prix of Valence. Kent signs an unbeattable time at the jump off, to be followed by Henrik von Eckermann (SWE) & Toveks Mary Lou and Martin Fuchs (SWI) on Clooney. Harold Boisset (FRA) & Katinka vh Valenberghof win the CSI2* Grand Prix, Pedro Muylaert (BRA) rides Chief Tibri Z MFS to victory in the six bars and Jack Whitaker (GBR) & Queen Elisabeth dominate the Under 25 Grand Prix.