CSI 5*

Romain Duguet & Twentytwo des Biches Kick-Off Action at Saut Hermès CSI 5* in Grand Fashion

Prix du Grand Palais saut d'obstcales

Romain Duguet (SUI) & Twentytwo des Biches got off to a great start this week by winning €10,000 the Prix du Grand Palais yesterday to kick off the Saut Hermès au Grand Palais CSI 5* in Paris, France.

The Swiss and the 11-year-old Selle Français mare (Mylord Carthago x Kalor du Bocage) were victorious in the two-phase class by advancing to and completing the second part of 1.45m challenge in 29.61 seconds.

Prix du Grand Palais saut d'obstcales

Robert Smith (GBR) & Cimano E

Robert Smith (GBR) & Cimano E (Unaniem x Chemnitz) were the runners-up with no penalties, crossing the finish line in 30.32 seconds at the end of phase 2.

Prix du Grand Palais saut d'obstcales

Alexandra Paillot (FRA) & Tonio la Goutelle

The home nation secured the third spot on the podium when Alexandra Paillot (FRA) & Tonio la Goutelle (Ogrion des Champs x El Paso Platiere) left all the poles on both phases up, stopping the timers in 30.52 seconds.

Prix du Grand Palais saut d'obstcales

Romain Duguet (SUI) & Twentytwo des Biches

Source: Press Release by Hermès

Full Results here.

Photos: © Saut Hermès / Frédéric Chehu