Nicolas Delmotte (FRA) & Darmani van’t Heike won the CHF $15,150 Domus & Walter Knoll AG Prize CSI 5* yesterday during the Longines CSIO St. Gallen 5* in Switzerland.
The Frenchman and the 15-year-old Belgian Warmblood gelding (Grandeur x Voltaire) advanced to and completed the second section of the 1.45m two-phase challenge with no penalties, crossing the finish line in 33.72 seconds for the victory.
Pius Schwizer (SUI) & Balou Rubin R
Pius Schwizer (SUI) & Balou Rubin R (Balou du Rouet x Couleur Rubin) were the runners-up, claiming silver honors backed by a penalty-free performance and a time of 34.24 seconds at the end of phase 2.
Martin Fuchs (SUI) & Cristo earned bronze honors, matching the clean scoresheet by the previous two combinations, settling for third place after stopping the timers in 34.82 seconds.
Nicolas Delmotte (FRA) & Darmani van’t Heike during the awards ceremony.
Full Results here.
Photo: © CSIO St. Gallen / Katja Stuppia @ www.katjastuppia.ch
Categories: CSI 5*