Longines FEI World Cup Jumping

Kristaps Neretnieks & Moon Ray Top AED $300,000 FEI Jumping World Cup Qualifier at Al Ain CSI 3*-W

2019.01.02.99.99 Al Ain CSI 3 FEI WC GP Kristaps Neretnieks & Moon Ray Ahmed

Kristaps Neretnieks (LAT) and Moon Ray won the AED $300,000 FEI Jumping World Cup Qualifier CSI 3*-W last Saturday during the Al Ain CSI 3*-W at the Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting & Golf Club in Al Ain, The United Arab Emirates.

2019.01.02.99.99 Al Ain CSI 3 FEI WC GP Moments Kristaps Neretnieks & Moon Ray Ahmed

Kristaps Neretnieks (LAT) & Moon Ray

The Latvian and the 14-year-old bay gelding (Cornet Obolensky x Contender) dashed for the cash during their second performance, registering no penalties once again, stopping the timers in 46.63 seconds.

Khaled Abdulrahman Almobty (KSA) and Dona Evita (Darco x Fleuri Du Manoir) were the runners-up, the only difference being their final time of 47.85 seconds.

Frédéric David (FRA) and Equador van’t Rosakker (Nabab de Reve x Chin Chin) completed the podium after having one time-penalty attributed to the them due to their time of 52.20 seconds during the decisive phase.

2019.01.02.99.99 Al Ain CSI 3 FEI WC GP Cel Kristaps Neretnieks & Moon Ray Ahmed

Podium: 2 – Khaled Abdulrahman Almobty (KSA), 1 – Kristaps Neretnieks (LAT) 3 – Frédéric David (FRA)

Photos: © Ahmed Photography by Amed Al-Maawali