Category: Global Champions Tour

By One-hundreth of a Second! Frank Schuttert & Chianti’s Champion Stun Favorites to Win €300,000 LGCT Grand Prix of Valkenswaard

Local star Frank Schuttert (NED) pulled off an extraordinary home win against phenomenal odds, winning the €300,000 Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) Grand Prix of Valkenswaard Presented by Sapinda. The 24-year-old Dutchman said he was “speechless” at his victory, which had the local crowd on their feet cheering […]

Kent Farrington & Creedance Cruise in €60,400 First GCL Individual Speed Class CSI 5* at LGCT of Valkenswaard

Kent Farrington (USA) & Creedance won the €60,400 First GCL Individual speed class CSI 5* yesterday during the Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) of Valkenswaard at the Tops International Arena in Valkenswaard, the Netherlands. Kent Farrington (USA) & Creedance The American and the 11-year-old chestnut Dutch Warmblood gelding […]

Julien Epaillard & Safari d’Auge Storm To Victory in €25,375 Two-Phase Class at LGCT Valkenswaard CSI 5*

Julien Epaillard (FRA) and Safari d Auge stormed to the first win of the Longines Global Champions Tour Valkenswaard weekend, the Frenchman kicking off a weekend of top sport in The Netherlands. Christian Ahlmann (GER) and Take a Chance on me Z took second, with Jessica Springsteen (USA) and Tinkerbell 31 finishing […]

Shane Breen & CSF Vendi Cruz Gallop to Victory in €25,000 Speed Class CSI 5* at Longines Global Champions Tour of London

The final day of the Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) of London kicked off under beautiful blue skies set with the spectacular backdrop of the Royal Hospital Chelsea, watching over the penultimate competition. Shane Breen (IRL) rose to the occasion taking a sensational speed class win on board CSF […]

Harrie Smolders & Zinius Zoom to Victory in €25,625 Two-Phase Class CSI 5* at Longines Global Champions Tour of London

The first class of the Longines Global Champions Tour of London kicked off with a win from World Number 1 Harrie Smolders (NED), the Dutch rider claiming the first victory at the Royal Hospital Chelsea aboard his speed horse Zinius. Jérôme Guery (BEL) & Hercules By Immofluisteraar Smolders clinched […]

Emanuele Gaudiano & Caspar 232 Speed to First Place in €25,250 Eduard Winter Family Prize CSI 5* at LGCT of Berlin

Speedster Emanuele Gaudiano (ITA) blazed the trail at the opening CSI 5* competition at the Longines Global Champion Tour of Berlin, taking the win with his huge striding gelding Caspar. Gaudiano took the €25,250 ahead of three-time Olympic gold medallist in Eventing Michael Jung (GER) and Martin Fuchs […]