Oliva Nova, Spain – October 06, 2022 – Axel Van Colen (FRA) and Evrest de La Haie flew high and were the fastest to win the Grand Prix Qualifier CSI 3* for the Dammann Reitplatz- u. Sportplatzbau GmbH Trophy on Thursday during the Mediterranean Equestrian Tour – Autumn Series.
A total of 47 combinations took part in the 1.45m speed challenge but it was the Frenchman and the 2014 bay Selle Français stallion (Quick Star x First de Launay*HN) who were supreme after a penalty-free performance in 62.36 seconds.
Second place was claimed by Jack Ansems (NED) and Fliere Fluiter (VDL Zirocco Blue x Animo), who completed their flawless run in in 63.20 seconds while Jerôme Guery (BEL) and Hannes 197 (Balou du Rouet x Ramino) rounded out the top three in 63.58 seconds.
Final Results –€6,000 Grand Prix Qualifier – Dammann Reitplatz- u. Sportplatzbau GmbH Trophy CSI 3*
1) Axel Van Colen (FRA) & Evrest de La Haie – 0 – 62.36
2) Jack Ansems (NED) & Fliere Fluiter – 0 – 63.20
3) Jerôme Guery (BEL) & Hannes 197 – 0 – 63.58
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