Piergiorgio Bucci (ITA) & Heartbreaker van Achterhoe won the CHF $30,200 Prix des Communes Genevoises yesterday during the CHI de Genève 5* in Switzerland. The Italian and the 10-year-old bay Belgian Warmblood gelding (Bentley van de Heffinck x Catango Z) blazed towards victory in the two-phase class by leaving all the poles in their proper places, completing the second phase in 28.57 seconds.
Paul Estermann & Curtis Sitte
Second place went to Paul Estermann (SUI) & Curtis Sitte (Ugano Sitte x Chellano Z) after no penalties in 28.91 seconds at the end of phase 2.
Michael G. Duffy & Chappo Chey
Michael G Duffy (IRL) & Chappo Chey (Carell x Cornet Obolensky) rounded out the top three with no penalties, stopping the timers in 29.90 seconds at the end of the second phase.
Photos: © CHI de Geneve
Categories: CSI 5*