Kronenberg, The Netherlands – July 26, 2020 – Leopold van Asten (NED) and VDL Groep Miss Untouchable stole the spotlight on Sunday during the CSI de Peelbergen at the Equestrian Centre de Peelbergen. The duo claimed the crown for the host nation in the €26,000 Roelofsen Horse Trucks Grand Prix CSI 2*.
′′A victory such as this makes me very happy, just as hearing and seeing people enjoying the sport again”, says the winner and reigning Dutch Champions who will defend his title in just two weeks time.
Riding the 13-year-old bay Oldenburg mare (Chacco-Blue x Aldatus), the Dutchman was simply flawless, edging out Laura Kraut (USA) and Jakarta by only six-hundredths of a second.
Thiago Ribas da Costa (BRA) and Kassandra van’t Heike (Epleaser Van ‘T Heike x Grandeur) were in the hunt for another win at the venue that they have collected this time the duo had to settle for third place after a clean scorecard and a final time of 36.89 seconds.
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