Litchtenvoorde, The Netherlands – December 01, 2019 – Eiken Sato (JPN) and Saphyr des Lacs won the €30,600 Rabobank Grand Prix of the Provincie of Gelderland CSI 2* yesterday during the Jumping de Achterhoek CSI 2* in the Netherlands.
The Japanese rider and the 13-year-old Selle Français grey gelding (Mr. Blue x First Bride) triumphed in the 1.45m contest by clearing all the 1.45m obstacles throughout their two performances, registering no penalties in 28.35 seconds during the tiebreaker.
Johannes Ehning (GER) and Qooper Z (Quidam de Revel x Canturo) also posted a double clear, finishind second due to their jump-off time of 29.67 seconds.
Kathrin Muller (GER) and Conan 44 (Con Sherry x Kolibri) earned bronze honors after a penalty-free effort only five-hundredths of a second slower than the latter two.
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Source: Press release from Wendy Scholten for Jumping de Achterhoek
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