Oliva, Spain – January 13, 2022 – Julien Epaillard (FRA) and Cheyenne d’Auge were back to the winner’s circle on Thursday, claiming top honors in the feature class of the day at the Mediterranean Equestrian Tour. The Flying Frenchman and the 2012 bay Selle Français mare (Guarana Champeix x Diamant de Semilly) left the 24 other combinations in the dust, registering no penalties in the 1.45m speed challenge while blazing across the finish line 61.04 seconds.
Harm Lahde (GER) and Brisbane 12 (Balou du Rouet x Graf Grannus) were the closest ones, being over five seconds slower than the eventual winners after, posting a clean performance in 66.25 seconds.
Tobias Meyer (GER) and Quintus H (FRH Quaid x Werther) completed the podium, registering a mark only one-tenth of a second off the pace by the previous two.
Final Results – GP Qualifier – Emiralia Horse Corporation Trophy CSI 2*
1) Julien Epaillard (FRA) & Cheyenne d’Auge – 0 – 61.04
2) Harm Lahde (GER) & Brisbane 12 – 0 – 66.25
3) Tobias Meyer (GER) & Quintus H – 0 – 66.35
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