CSI 3*

François Boudant & Ciento are 100% in €25,900 Two-Phase Challenge CSIO 3*

Vejer de La Frontera, Spain – October 31, 2021 – Besides the €52,300 Suzuki Grand Prix CSIO 3*, there was another Big Class CSIO 3* was set at 1.45m and also had a French winner.  This time it was François Xavier Boudant (FRA) who teamed up with Ciento to win the €25,900 Two-Phase Challenge CSIO 3*.

This was a two phase class and there were 68 competitors in the field. Riding the chocolate bay Dutch Warmblood gelding (Viento Uno x Holland), Boudant advanced to and completed the second section of the 1.45m challenge without having any penalties attributed to them, securing the win in 23.13 seconds.

Linda Heed (SWE) & Decurio

Linda Heed (SWE) and Decurio (Diarado x Cornet Obolensky) were the closest ones, finishing second due to their final time of 23.68 seconds.

Matthew Sampson (GBR) & Ebolensky

Matthew Sampson (GBR) and Ebolensky (Clinton x Heartbreaker) were on top form again, rounding out the top three only one-tenth of a second behind the latter two.

Final Results – €25,900 Two-Phase Challenge CSIO 3*

1) François Xavier Boudant (FRA) & Ciento – 0 / 0 – 23.13

2) Linda Heed (SWE) & Decurio – 0 / 0 – 23.68

3) Matthew Sampson (GBR) & Ebolensky – 0 / 0 – 23.78

Text: Jumper News, no reproduction without permission 

Photos: © Sunshine Tour / Moises Basallote Fotografia