Oliva Nova, Valencia, Spain – December 11, 2022 – Adrian Whiteway (GBR) and Floris flew to first in the €25,700 Oliva Nova Beach & Golf Resort Trophy CSI 3* on Saturday during the final week of the Autumn Series at the Mediterranean Equestrian Tour.
Riding the 2010 Dutch Warmblood / Royal Dutch Sport Horse (Zavall VDL x Colandro), Whiteway climbed onto the highest position on the podium by completing the jump-off performance in 42.47 seconds.
Soren Moeller Rohde (DEN) and Action Man Ask Z (Action-Breaker x Calvados Z) were the only other combination to register two clean performances, the second one in 43.93 seconds.
Carlos Eduardo Mota Ribas (BRA) and Juan van’T Arkelhof (Diamant de Semilly x Ahorn Z) had one pole down resulting in four penalty-points in the tiebreaker, but were still able to secure bronze honors as the only other participants who had advanced to the decisive round.
Final Results – €25,700 Oliva Nova Beach & Golf Resort Trophy CSI 3*
1) Adrian Whiteway (GBR) & Floris – 0 / 0 – 42.47
2) Soren Moeller Rohde (DEN) & Action Man Ask Z – 0 / 0 – 43.93
3) Carlos Eduardo Mota Ribas (BRA) & Juan van’T Arkelhof – 0 / 4 – 44.87
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