Ludger “The Legend” Beerbaum (GER) and Chiara won the €60,000 first individual GCL class CSI 5* yesterday during the Longines Global Champions Tour of Doha CSI 5* at Al Shaqab in Doha, Qatar.
Ludger Beerbaum (GER) & Chiara
The German and the 15-year-old grey Holsteiner mare (Contender x Coronado 3) overcame forty-five other combinations in the 1.50/1.55m speed challenge by posting the fastest penalty-free perfomance among all the contestants, stopping the timers in 72.95 seconds.
Danielle Goldstein (ISR) & Margie Engle
Danielle Goldstein (ISR) and Lizziemary (Cabri d’Elle x Acord II) were the closest ones, finishing second in 73.24 seconds.
Ben Maher (GBR) & Explosion W
Ben Maher (GBR) and Explosion W were also not too much behing, rounding out the top three after a clean run in 73.36 seconds.
Ludger Beerbaum (GER) & Chiara during the awards ceremony
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Source: LGCT – Longines Global Champions Tour
Photos: © LGCT / Stefano Grasso
Categories: CSI 5*