Marcus Ehning (GER) & Cristy won the first €93,900 GCL competition last Thursday during the Longines Global Champions Tour of Miami Beach CSI 5* in Miami, Florida, USA.
Marcus Ehning (GER) & Cristy flying high towards victory.
The German and the 12-year-old bay Zangersheide mare (Canturo x Landlord) were simply amazing, cutting corners and shaving off precious time en route to winning the 1.50m/1.60m class with no penalties in 66.42 seconds.
Kevin Staut (FRA) & Ayade de Septon et HDC
Kevin Staut (FRA) & Ayade de Septon et HDC (Wandor van de Mispelaere x Belle d’Avril du Mazy) were the runners-up with no penalties and a time of 67.88 seconds.
Julien Epaillard (FRA) & Safari d’Auge
Julien Epaillard (FRA) & Safari d’Auge (Diamant de Semilly – Marquise du Grimeux) set the early fastest clear performance, eventually finishing third in 70.54 seconds.
Marcus Ehning (GER) & Cristy during the awards ceremony
Full Results here.
Photos: © LGCT / Stefano Grasso @ www.stefanograsso.com