CSI 3*

Rodrigo Giesteira Almeida & GC Chopin’s Bushi Supreme in €50,400 Grand Prix CSI 3* at Le Touquet

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Paris, France – May 05, 2019 – Rodrigo Giesteira Almeida (POR) and GC Chopin’s Bushi won the €50,400 Grand Prix CSI 3* yesterday during the Jumping International de Touquet – Paris Plage CSI 3* in Paris, France.

The Portuguese and Iron Horse Farm’s 13-year-old bay Dutch Warmblood gelding (Contendro II x Nairobi) took the lead for good in 1.50m contest when they crossed the finish line in 41.69 seconds after leaving all the poles up for no penalties in the tiebreaker.

Frank Schuttert (NED) and Queensland E (Quickfire de Ferann x Socrate de Chivre) were very close, finishing second only due to their final time being eleven-hundredths seconds slower.

Emeric George (FRA) and Chopin des Hayettes (Radco d’Houtvel x Nimmerdor) secured the third spot on the podium backed by their second penalty-free performance, going through the timers in 42.69 seconds.

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Rodrigo Giesteira Almeida (POR) & GC Chopin’s Bushi

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Photo: © Ecary / Jumping International de Touquet