CSI 4*

Nisse Luneburg & Cordillo Conquer €120,000 90th edition of the Hamburg Derby CSI 4*

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Hamburg, Germany – June 02, 2019 – Nisse Luneburg (GER) and Cordillo won the €120,000 90th edition of the Hamburg Derby CSI 4* last Sunday during the Deutsches Spring-und-Dressur Derby CSI 4* in Hamburg, Germany.

The German and the 11-year-old bay Holsteiner (Corrido x Candillo) were supreme in the 1.55m class, the feature competition also counting for the Bemer Riders Tour.

Only two combinations managed to qualify for the jump-off with the duo representing the home nation claiming the win in 53.52 seconds.

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Nisse Luneburg (GER) & Cordillo

“He has an amazing character, he doesn’t look to the left and not to the right and he would never let you down,”Luneburg said about Cordillo.

After winning the second qualifier for the Derby, Shane Breen (IRL) and Can Ya Makan (Canturo x Fara) came close to scoring another major victory, finishing second only due to their time of 54.71 seconds.

Sandra Auffarth (GER) and Nupafeeds’s Lavista (Lordanos x For Pleasure) were also consistent, this time rounding out the top three as the fastest of the four faulters in the first round, going through the timers in 157.67 seconds.

For full results, please click here.

Source Interview : Press release from Deutsches Spring-und-Dressur Derby

Text: Lo-Ami Souza

Photos: © Stefan Lafrentz Pferdefotografie