Quarteira, Faro, Portugal – October 30, 2020 – Ireland continued to dominate the 2020 Vilamoura Champions Tour with a victory by Conor Swail (IRL) and Koss van Heiste in the €25,800 Speed Challenge CSI 3*.
The Irishman guided the 10-year-old grey Belgian Warmblood gelding (Breemeersen Adorado x Contact Vd Heffinck) flawlessly around the course and over all the 1.45m obstacles, crossing the finish line in 55.65 seconds for the victory.
The next two places on the podium were claimed by Frenchman. Julien Gonin (FRA) and Ality du Phael (Norman Pre Noir x Trophee du Rozel) were the runners-up after registering a clear performance in 56.22 seconds.
Michel Hecart (FRA) and Solero MS (Silvio I x Espri) completed the podium with no penalties too, earning bronze honors in 56.59 seconds.
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