Eduardo Álvarez Aznar (ESP) & Fidux won the €25,000 Santa Stakes yesterday during the Olympia – The London International Horse Show CSI 5*-W in England. The Spaniard and the 12-year-old grey Belgian Warmblood gelding (Malito de Reve x Voltaire) were victorious in the 1.55m contest after leaving all the poles up and completing the jump-off course with no penalties in 33.91 seconds.
Manuel Fernandez Saro (ESP) & Cannavaro (Cornet Obolensky x Florestan I) gave Spain a 1-2 finish by putting on a penalty-free performance in 34.07 seconds during the tiebreaker.
Michael Whitaker (GBR) & JB’s Hot Stuff (Locarno 62 x Cavalier Royale) claimed bronze honors backed by their second clear score, stopping the timers in 34.31 seconds at the end of their second run.
Photo: © Horsepower / Kit Houghton
Categories: CSI 5*