Richard Vogel Victorious Again Amongst Seven-Year-Olds

Lanaken, Belgium – September 24, 2021 – There is no stopping Richard Vogel (GER) in the FEI WBFSH Jumping World Breeding Championship for Young Horses. On Friday, the German rider made his debut and finished first and second with two of his seven-year-olds. Today, he showed that the third seven-year-old horse he brought is equally as competitive. With almost two seconds to spare he placed first again, this time with Holsteiner-mare Charisma HS (by Uriko).

For Italy, Giampiero Garofalo (ITA) settled in second place with Irish Sport Horse Valanna (by Valent), just nipping Marcus Westergren (SWE), who finished third with Holsteiner Crunch Air (by Crunch 3).

Final Results – Second Qualifier FEI WBFSH Jumping World Breeding Championship final for horses 7-years of age

1) Richard Vogel (GER) & Charisma HS – 0 / 69.33

2) Giampiero Garofalo (ITA) & Valanna – 0 / 71.25

3) Marcus Westergren (SWE) & Crunch Air – 0 / 71.88

Source: News Release from Zangersheide

Photo: © Zangersheide