Pinneberg, Germany – August 06, 2022 – Andreas Schou (DEN) has been on fire the past few week and the Danish rider secured another victory on Saturday, riding Granate to claim top honors in the €30,125 Championat of Itzehoer Versicherung CSI 4*.
Fifty combinations took part in the 1.45m two-phase challenge but Schou prevailed with the 2011 bay Royal Dutch Sport Horse (Baltic VDL), completing phase two flawlessly in 27.72 seconds.
Emanuele Gaudiano (ITA) and Chalou (Chacco-Blue x Baloubet du Rouet) were right on the heels of the latter two, securing second-place honors in 27.82 seconds.
Afer finishing second in the €52,600 Eickendorf Horses & MeyerZimmermann Sport & Business Cup CSI 4*, the previous day, Hannes Ahlmann (GER) rode Nerrado (Nekton x Acorado I) towards bronze honors, doing so in 28.24 seconds.
Final Results – €30,125 Championat of Itzehoer Versicherung CSI 4*
1) Andreas Schou (DEN) & Granate – 0 / 0 – 27.72
2) Emanuele Gaudiano (ITA) & Chalou – 0 / 0 – 27.82
3) Hannes Ahlmann (GER) & Nerrado – 0 / 0 – 28.24
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