Geneva, Switzerland – December 14, 2019 – Rowan Willis (AUS) and Blue Movie galloped to victory in the CHF $100,000 Credit Suisse Challenge CSI 5* last night during the CHI of Geneva 5* at the Palexpo in Switzerland.
As the 24th out of the 44 combinations that faced the 1.55m obstacles on the speed course, the Australian and the 13-year-old Anglo-European Sport Horse (Chacco Blue x Pilot) took the lead for good by registering no penalties and stopping the timers in 54.56 seconds.
Roger-Yves Bost (FRA) and Castleforbes Vladimir (Vivaldo van het Costersveld x Quick Star) were the ones that came the closest to the eventual winners, finishing second in 55.29 seconds.
Third place was shared by Scott Brash (GBR) aboard Hello Vincent (Consul Dl Vie Z x Fergar Mail) and Daniel Deusser (GER) on Cornet (Cornet Obolensky x Caletto I), after each of the two combinations posted a clear performance in 56.81 seconds.
Source: News release from CHI de Genève
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