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Guy Williams & Cicero II Reign in €51,100 Jump-off Challenge CSI 4* at Vilamoura

Quarteira, Faro, Portugal – October , 2021 – Guy Williams (GBR) and Cicero II reigned supreme in the €51,100 Jump-off Challenge CSI 4* last Saturday during the fourth week of the 2021 Vilamoura Champions Tour at the Vilamoura Equestrian Centre.

A total of 14 combinations cleared the first-round 1.50m course, with six of them registering two clean performances. The Brit and the 2007 bay Dutch Warmblood gelding (Cicero Z Van Paemel x Guidam) managed to be the fastest one, securing the win in 30.99 seconds.

Mel Thijssen (NED) and Florida Balia NL (Bustique x Lux Z) were less than three-tenths of a second behind, earning silver honors in 31.24 seconds.

Emanuele Camilli (ITA) and Chaccrouet (Chacco-Blue x Baloubet du Rouet) completed the podium, crossing the finish line in 32.69 seconds during the tiebreaker.

Guy Williams (GBR) & Cicero II during the awards ceremony

Final Results – €51,100 Vilamoura Champions Tour Jump-off Challenge CSI 4*

1) Guy Williams (GBR) & Cicero II – 0 / 0 – 30.99

2) Mel Thijssen (NED) and Florida Balia NL – 0 / 0 – 31.24

3) Emanuele Camilli (ITA) & Chaccrouet – 0 / 0 – 32.69

Source: Press Release from LGCT – Longines Global Champions Tour

Photos: © Vilamoura Equestrian Centre