CSI 3*

Marlon Zanotelli & Napoleon van den Dael Rule €26,000 Two-Phase Challenge CSI 3* at Oliva Nova

Oliva Nova, Spain – March 25, 2022 – Marlon Módolo Zanotelli (BRA)and Napoleon van den Dael turned the nitro to rule over the rest of the competitors, claiming the crown of the €26,000 Dammann Reitplatz Trophy CSI 3* on Friday during the third week of the Mediterranean Equestrain Tour’s Spring Tour III.

The Brazilian, who is currently the sixth-ranked rider in the world, teamed up with the 2013 chestnut Belgian Warmblood gelding (For Passion d’Ive Z x Eros Platiere) to complete both sections of the 1.45 challenge flawlessly, completing the final part in 25.92 seconds for the victory.

Hessel Hoekstra (NED) and Famariloma (Azteca VDL x Ahorn) were the closest ones, losing only due to their final time of 26.12 seconds.

3) René Tebbel (UKR) and Tulum flew towards the third spot on the podium after registering a penalty-free performance all the way to the wire, earning bronze honors in 26.45 seconds.

Final Results – €26,000 Dammann Reitplatz Trophy CSI 3*

1) Marlon Modolo Zanotelli (BRA) & Napoleon van den Dael – 0 / 0 – 25.92

2) Hessel Hoekstra (NED) & Famariloma – 0 / 0 – 26.12

3) René Tebbel (UKR) & Tulum – 0 / 0 – 26.45

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