CSI 3*

Holly Smith & Denver Dominate to Win €50,200 Grand Prix CSI 3* at Vilamoura

2019. Vilamoura CSI 3 GP Holly Smith & Denver JC Markun

Quarteira, Faro, Portugal – October 27, 2019 – Holly Smith (GBR) and Denver won the €50,200 Crédito Agrícola Grand Prix CSI 3* yesterday during the Vilamoura Champions Tour CSI 3* at the Vilamoura Equestrian Centre.

2019. Vilamoura CSI 3 GP Holly Smith & Denver JC Markun 2

Holly Smith (GBR) & Denver

The Brit and the 11-year-old bay Dutch Warmblood gelding (Memphis x Chico’s Boy) were dominant in the 1.50m jump-off challenge, clearing all the obstacles for no penalties throughout their two performances, completing the second one in 34.57 seconds for the victory.

Harry Marshall (IRL) and Flambeau (Carambole x Casimir) were the closest ones, finishing second due to their final time of 36.36 seconds in the tiebreaker.

James Smith (GBR) and Simply Splendid rounded out the top three backed by two clean efforts, timed in 36.81 seconds at the end of their second performance.

2019. Vilamoura CSI 3 GP Cel Holly Smith & Denver JC Markun

Holly Smith (GBR) & Denver during the awards ceremony

For full results, please click here.

Photos: © Vilamoura Equestrian Centre / JC Markun

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