Tom Schelkens and Joey Alberti 2nd and 3rd in CSI1* 1.25m Deurne

In the afternoon the CSI1* 1.25m class was held at Duran. Of the 33 entries, 10 went through to the jump-off, where Tom Schelkens on El-Dora van de Zeefort (Eldorado v/D Jeschok) and Joey Alberti on Gigaberlina (Baltic VDL) both made the podium.

This 1* class was won by American Rebecca Conway on Clearblue Z (Cleurway). Schelkens with L-Dora van de Ziefort was less than 3 seconds ahead of compatriot Joey Alberti.

Rounding out the top five were New Zealander Miranda Harrington and Discovery Z (Diamond Z), followed by Briton Tony French in the saddle of Sorrento (Spartacus).

Result CSI1* – 1.25m

Leopold van Asten 1.45m** was the best Dutch player

In the following CSI2* 1.45m class, Leopold van Asten advanced to a great Dutch result. He moved up to ninth behind VDL Group Victoria (Do Spiritivo).

The gold went to Giampiro Garofalo with the 8-year-old Jungerscheid stallion, Dynamite vh Legita Hof Z (Diamond de Semilli). Thiago Ribas da Costa won the silver medal with Itchcock des Dames (Marius Claudius) ahead of Adam Prudent and Broome Barbodier (Conrad).

Out on the podium, Christophe Bruce was fourth on the Cosima 280 (Can Do L), followed by Rolf-Gören Bengtsson on the Maillard Marley (Maillard Cartago).

Result CSI2* – 1.45m

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