CSI 3*

Philipp Schulze Topphoff & Carla Accelerate to Win €30,000 Idee Kaffee Prize CSI 3* at Leipzig

Leipzig, Germany – April 08, 2022 – Philipp Schulze Topphoff (GER) and Carla stole the spotlight on home soil on Friday at the Partner Pferd CSI 5*-W & CSI 3* in Leipzig, Germany. The dynamic duo put the pedal to the metal to win the €30,000 Idee Kaffee Prize CSI 3*.

The young German star was brilliant aboard the 9-year-old chestnut Westphalian mare (Comme Il Faut x Potsdam), clearing all the 1.50m obstacles before accelerating towards the victory in 56.70 seconds.

Jos Verlooy (BEL) and FTS Killossery Konfusion were right on the heels of the eventual winners, finishing second only twelve-hundredths of a second slower (56.82) than the eventual winners.

Dutch young sensation, Mel Thijssen (NED) put on a valiant effort on Florida Balia NL (Bustique x Lux Z ), riding for bronze honors backed by a penalty-free performance in 58.32 seconds.

Philipp Schulze Topphoff (GER) & Carla

Final Results – €30,000 Idee Kaffee Preis CSI 3*

1) Philipp Schulze Topphoff (GER) & Carla – 0 / 56.70

2) Jos Verlooy (BEL) & FTS Killossery Konfusion – 0 / 56.82

3) Mel Thijssen (NED) & Florida Balia NL – 0 / 58.32

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