St. Gallen, Switzerland – June 03, 2021 – André Thieme (GER) and Conacco were victorious in the main class on the opening day of the Longines CSIO 5* of St. Gallen, the CHF $30,000 Herzog Küchen & Suttero Prize CSIO 5*. The German and the 10-year-old Oldenburg gelding (Conoglio x Chacco-Blue) prevailed, overcoming five other combinations in the jump-off, backed by a penalty-free effort in 38.02 seconds.
Pia Reich (GER) and PB Chaconie (Chacco-Blue x Kannan) powered to second-place after matching two clean efforts, completing their final effort in 38.49 seconds.
The third spot on the podium was conquered by Harry Charles (GBR) aboard Valkiry de Zance (Diamant de Semilly x Double Espoir), who registered a double clear too, crossing the jump-off timers in 38.51 seconds.
Final Results – CHF$ 30,000 Prize Herzog Küchen and Suttero CSIO 5*
1) Andre Thieme (GER) & Canacco – 0 / 0 – 38.02
2) Pia Reich (GER) & PB Chaconie – 0 / 0 – 38.49
3) Harry Charles (GBR) & Valkiry de Zance – 0 / 0 – 38.51
Source: Longines CSIO St. Gallen
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Photo: © Longines CSIO St. Gallen / Katja Stuppia