André Américo de Miranda (BRA) & Charleston JMen won the CSN Top Riders Grand Prix at the Hípica Paulista – SHP in São Paulo, Brazil. The Brazilian and the 13-year-old bay Brazilian Sport Horse (Cartoon JMen x Lispector JMen) were victorious in the 1.50m two-round contest by registering a penalty-free score in 48.63 seconds at the end of their second run.
Artemus de Almeida & M.E.C.G. Cassilero
Artemus de Almeida (BRA) & M.E.C.G. Cassilero (Cassini I x Cor de la Bryere) were the runners-up after two penalty-free performances, the decisive one in 49.23 seconds.
Thiago Mattos & Hermes do Santo Antônio
Thiago Mattos (BRA) & Hermes do Santo Antônio (Thunder van de Zuuthoeve) completed the podium as the only other combination with a double clear, stopping the timers in 55.70 seconds in the final round.
Source: Press Release by Carola May for CBH – Confederação Brasileira de Hipismo
Photo: © Luis Carlos Ruas