Grimaud, France – April 07, 2022 – Marlon Módolo Zanotelli (BRA) mastered the course and the competition last Thursday during the Partner Pferd CSI 3*. Currently the Brazilian teamed up with Luigi d’Eclipse for the win in the €15,000 Leipziger Messe Prize CSI 3*.
Zanotelli and the 11-year-old bay Belgian Warmblood stallion (Catoki x Calato) were supreme in the two-phase challenge by clearing all the 1.45m obstacles on both sections of the course before dashing across the final timers in 31.60 seconds.
Johan Sebastian Gulliksen (NOR) rode Exit of Ice Z ( Tornado) towards the second spot on the podium, doing so by being clean all the way to the wire, timed in 32.67 seconds.
John Whitaker (GBR) sped towards bronze honors aboard Sharid (Toulon x Vancouleurs ), registering no penalties and completing phase two in 33.85 seconds.
Final Results – €15,000 Leipziger Messe Prize CSI 3*
1) Marlon Módolo Zanotelli (BRA) & Luigi d’Eclipse – 0 / 0 – 31.60
2) Johan Sebastian Gulliksen (NOR) & Exit of Ice Z – 0 / 0 – 32.67
3) John Whitaker (GBR) & Sharid – 0 / 0 – 33.85
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