Michael Cristofoletti (ITA) and Belony were the winners of the €24,700 Parkhotel Horst Prize CSI 2* yesterday at the Equestrian Centre de Peelbergen in The Netherlands.
The Italian and the 11-year-old chestnut Hannoverian gelding (Balout du Rouet x Raphael) claimed top honors in the 1.45m Grand Prix qualifier by leaving all the poles up for the second time and completing the jump-off course with no penalties in 301.14 seconds.
Leon Thijssen (NED) & Cristello
Leon Thijssen (NED) and Cristello (Numero Uno x Voltaire) secured the second spot on the podium after posting a penalty-free jump-off performance in 31.91 seconds.
Patrick Lemmen (NED) & Eline Maria M
Patrick Lemmen (NED) and Eline Maria M (Diamant de Semilly x Carthago) were also flawless at the end of their two runs, earning bronze honors just six-hundredths of a second slower than the latter two.
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Photos: © Equestrian Centre de Peelbergen
Categories: CSI 2*