CSI 2*

A “Hello to Victory” by Mans Thijssen in the €26,800 Seacon Logistics Grand Prix CSI 2* at Peelbergen

Kronenberg, The Netherlands – September 17, 2023 – The second week of the Indian Summer Summer Tour Series came to an end on Sunday at the Peelbergen Equestrian Center and it was Mans Thijssen (NED) who said hi to victory, riding Hello to first place in the €26,800 Seacon Logistics Grand Prix CSI 2*.

The 21-year-old Dutch rider guided Stal Thijssen`s 2012 bay Dutch Warmblood stallion (Ambler Gambler x Nabab de Reve) flawlessly over the two rounds, completing the tiebreaker in 37.33 seconds for the top honors.

Nine combinations out of the 18 who had advanced to the tiebreaker managed to register a clean scorecard too but it was Damian Ancic (ARG) and Santa Rosa Chabacon (Chacco-BlueBaloubet du Rouet) who secured silver honors in 38 seconds while Annelies Vorsselmans (BEL) and Kurly vd Gorten rounded out the top three in 38.27 seconds.

Final Results – €26,800 Seacon Logistics Grand Prix CSI 2*

1) Mans Thijssen (NED) & Hello – 0 / 0 – 37.33

2) Damian Ancic (ARG) & Santa Rosa Chabacon – 0 / 0 – 38.00

3) Annelies Vorsselmans (BEL) & Kurly vd Gorten – 0 / 0 – 38.27

Source: Peelbergen Equestrian Centre

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