Oliva Nova, Valencia, Spain – January 20, 2023 – Constant van Paesschen (BEL) and Diaz du Thot “did it” again. The dynamic duo were on dominant form, dashing to victory in the €27,100 GP Qualifier – Rent a Car Dénia Trophy CSI 3* at the Mediterranean Equestrian Tour.
The Belgian, who had already teamed up with the 10-year-old bay Selle Français mare (Ready Boy des Forets ‘Hn’ x Diams du Grasset) to win the €30,750 Grand Prix of Oliva Nova CSI 2* the previous Sunday, blazed through the course in flawless fashion before crossing the finish line in 65.23 seconds. for the win.
Marie Hecart (FRA) and Vahinee (Quaprice Bois Margot x Lux Z) tried to give the eventual winners a run for their money, falling short due to their time of 66.57 seconds. Marie Hecart (FRA) and Vahinee (Lauterbach x Darco) completed the podium, registering no penalties in 66.71 seconds.
Final Results – €27,100 GP Qualifier – Rent a Car Dénia Trophy CSI 3*
1) Constant van Paesschen (BEL) & Diaz du Thot – 0 – 65.23
2) Olivier Lazarus (RSA) & Butterfly Ennemmel– 0 – 66.57
3) Marie Hecart (FRA) & Vahinee – 0 – 66.71
Source: Press Release from the Mediterranean Equestrian Tour
Photos: © MET / Hervé Bonnaud / 1clicphoto.com