Steve Guerdat (SUI) & Corbinian were victorious in the €30,000 Prize Energochemica CSI 5* yesterday during the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup of Slovakia CSIO 5* at the X-Bionic Equestor Sphere in Samorin, Slovakia.
Steve Guerdat (SUI) & Corbinian flying towards victory
The Swiss and the 12-year-old Westphalian gelding (Cornet Obolensky x Pilot) earned their second important victory of the week by posting two penalty-free performances in the 1.50m jump-off challenge, completing their second run in 38.74 seconds.
Michael Duffy (IRL) & Jule van den Tinnenpot (Calvaro x Major de la Cour) claimed silver honors after crossing the finish line with no penalties in 38.92 seconds during the tiebreaker.
Samuel Hutton (GBR) & Happydam (Quidam de Revel x Narcos II) finished third by leaving all the poles up and going through the timers in 39.18 seconds during the decisive phase.
Steve Guerdat (SUI) & Corbinian during the awards ceremony
Full Results here.
Photos: © X-Bionic Equestor Sphere / Felippo Gabutti / Marco Villanti
Categories: CSI 5*