CSI 5*

Wilm Vermeir & Gentiane de la Pomme Claim Top Honors in €25,000 Prix de la Ville Paris at Saut Hermès CSI 5*

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Wilm Vermeir (BEL) & Gentiane de la Pomme won the €25,000 Prix de la Ville Paris CSI 5* last Sunday during the Saut Hermès at the Grand Palais in France.

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The Belgian and the 12-year-old chestnut Belgian Warmblood mare (Shindler de Muze x Diamant de Semilly) took definite lead of the 1.50m two-phase challenge by advancing to and completing the second part of the contest with no penalties in 26.70 seconds.

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Romain Duguet (SUI) & Sherazade du Gevaudan

Second place was claimed by Romain Duguet (SUI) & Sherazade du Gevaudan (Tinka’s Boy x Iago) after a penalty-free performance throughout both phases, going through the timers in 27.94 seconds.

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Julien Gonin (FRA) & Well Done

Julien Gonin (FRA) & Well Done (VDL Sheraton x Zeus) secured the third spot on the podium just four-tenths of a second slower than the latter two.

Prix de la Ville de Paris dimanche Saut Hermès saut d'obstacles

Wilm Vermeir (BEL) & Gentiane de la Pomme posing for pictures during the awards ceremony

Full Results here.

Photo: © Saut Hermès / Frédéric Chéhu