Grimaud, France – July 11, 2020 – Emanuele Gaudiano (ITA) and Nikolaj de Music were jumping in a different tune on Saturday to win the €15,000 Hubside Speed Challenge on Saturday during the fourth and final week of the Hubside Jumping CSI 5*/4*/2*.
The Italian guided the 2013 bay Belgian Warmblood stallion (Kannan x Nabab de Reve) flawlessly through the 1.50m speed track, securing the victory in 67.79 seconds.
After winning the €30,750 Hubside Grand Prix CSI 2* the Sunday before at the same venue, Marcus Ehning (GER) and Cristy (Canturo x Landlord) were consistent again, finishing second after a penalty-free performance in 68.02 seconds.
Simon Delestre (FRA) and Uccello de Will (Marlou des Etisses x Marlon) rounded out the top three with no penalties, only four-hundredths of a second behind the latter two.
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