CSI 5*

Harrie Smolders & Capital Colnardo Team Up for Victory at Longines CSI Basel 5*

2018.01.14.99.99 Basel CSI 5 Trois Rois Harrie Smolders & Capital Colnardo Katja Stuppia

Harrie Smolders (NED) & Capital Colnardo won the CHF $50,500 Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois​ Prize CSI 5* yesterday during the Longines CSI Basel​ 5* in Switzerland. The “Dominant” Dutchman smoldered the rest of the field once again, this time by riding the 13-year-old bay Holsteiner stallion (Colman x Coronado) to a flawless performance in 39.03 seconds during the tiebreaker.

2018.01.14.99.99 Basel CSI 5 Trois Rois Janika Sprunger & Ninyon Katja Stuppia

Janika Sprunger (SUI) & Ninyon

Janika Sprunger​ (SUI) & Ninyon (Nintender x Careful) clinched the second spot on the podium after registering no penalties and a jump-off time of 41.28 seconds.

2018.01.14.99.99 Basel CSI 5 Trois Rois Werner Muff & Pollendr Katja Stuppia

Werner Muff (SUI) & Pollendr

The home crowd didn’t get the win but a 2-3 finish because Werner Muff (SUI) & Pollendr (Polytraum x Corrado) secured bronze honors as the only other combination with two clean performances, the second in 42.15 seconds.

2018.01.14.99.99 Basel CSI 5 Trois Rois Harrie Smolders Podium Katja Stuppia

Podium: Janika Sprunger (SUI), Harrie Smolders (NED) & Werner Muff (SUI) 

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Photo: © Katja Stuppia​ / Longines CSI Basel