Grimaud, Saint Tropez, France – July 10, 2021 – Emanuele Gaudiano (ITA) and Kingston van het Eikenhof galloped towards gold in the €15,000 Hubside Speed Challenge CSI 4* last Saturday during the second week of the Hubside Jumping‘s Summer Series.
The Italian completed the 1.50m challenge aboard the 2010 chestnut Belgian Warmblood gelding (Epleaser Van T Heike x Alexis Z) without having any penalties attributed to them, leaving the rest of the competition in the dust in 57.25 seconds.
Jean Luc Mourier (FRA) and Kielekoo van T&L (Carabas Vd Wateringhoeve x Canadian River) were the closest ones, finishing second in 59.97 seconds.
Meganie Moissonnier (FRA) and Camelia de La Vigne (Corofino*Gfe x Diamant de Semilly) completed the podium with no penalties in 60.65 seconds.
Winner’s Circle – Emanuele Gaudiano (ITA)
“Kingston van het Eikenhof did a great job today. He jumped really well. I passed at the end of the race and he took the victory with more than two seconds ahead of Jean-Luc Mourier and Kielekoo van T and L. Fast, respectful , I didn’t ask for more, that’s exactly what I like (laughs)!”
Final Results – €15,000 Hubside Speed Challenge CSI 4*
1) Emanuele Gaudiano (ITA) & Kingston van het Eikenhof – 0 / 0 – 57.25
2) Jean Luc Mourier (FRA) & Kielekoo van T&L – 0 / 0 – 59.97
3) Meganie Moissonnier (FRA) & Camelia de La Vigne – 0 / 0 – 60.65
Source: Press release by Daniel Koroloff / Blizko Communication for Hubside Jumping
Photo: © Hubside Jumping