Bourg-en-Bresse, France – May 21, 2021 – France continued to dominate on the second day of the Jumping International de Bourg-en-Bresse CSI 4* with Julien Anquetin (FRA) and Blood Diamond du Pont stealing the spotlight. The dynamic teamed up to win the €25,138 CA3B Jump-off Challenge CSI 4* on Friday.
Aboard the 10-year-old bay Selle Français gelding (Diamant de Semilly x Arpege Pierreville*HN), Anquetin was both precise and fast, securing the victory backed by a jump-off time of 37.04 seconds.
Pénélope Leprévost (FRA) once again teamed up with her faithful partner, Vancouver de Lanlore (Toulon x Le Tot Semilly), towards another podium finish. This time, the pair managed to post two clean efforts, the decisive one in 37.88 seconds.
Once again, the host nation claimed all the top three spots on the podium as Edward Levy (FRA) and Sirius Black (Calisco du Pitray x Laudanum) completed their second fault-free performance, timed in 39.04 seconds for bronze honors.
Final Results – €25,138 CA3B Prize CSI 4*
1) Julien Anquetin (FRA) & Blood Diamond Du Pont – 0 / 0 – 37.04
2) Pénélope Leprévost (FRA) & Vancouver De Lanlore – 0 / 0 – 37.88
3) Edward Levy (FRA) & Sirius Black – 0 / 0 – 39.04
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