Kronenberg, The Netherlands – April 25, 2021 – Alexander Butler (IRL) and Athene were the “aces” of the week by claiming top honors in the €25,450 ClipMyHorse TV Grand Prix CSI 2* last Sunday at the Equestrian Centre de Peelbergen in Kronenberg, The Netherlands.
Riding the 16-year-old bay Royal Dutch Sport Horse (Dutch Warmblood) mare (Berlin x Numero Uno), the Irishman was successful in overcoming all the 1.45m obstacles while registering the fastest time of 38.41 seconds in the tiebreaker.
Petronella Andersson (SWE) and Claptonn Mouche (Conrad x Elan de La Cour) powered to second place after a penalty-free jump-off effort in 39.27 seconds.
The third place on the podium was claimed by Daniel Meech (NZL) aboard Cinca 3 (Casall x Carthago), registering a double clear and a final time of 40.53 seconds.
Final Results – €25,450 ClipMyHorse TV Grand Prix CSI 2*
1) Alexander Butler (IRL) & Athene – 0 / 0 – 38.41
2) Petronella Andersson (SWE) & Claptonn Mouche – 0 / 0 – 39.27
3) Daniel Meech (AUS) & Cinca 3 – 0 / 0 – 40.53
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Photos: © Equestrian Centre de Peelbergen