May 27, 2012 - 09:40
Last weekend there were good results by offspring of VDL stallions at several international jumping shows:
CSI 4* Copenhagen, Denmark
At the CSI 4* of Copenhagen in Denmark 2 classes were won: Fly With Me (Douglas x Master Imp xx), ridden by Adrian Schmid, won a 1.40m class against the clock and placed 5th in a 1.35m class. Quemi Star (s. Emilion), ridden by Eduardo Blanco, won a 1.40m class against the clock.
And there were more good results: 4th 1.50m: Vivaldi K (Indoctro x Nimmerdor), ridden by Jannike West 4th 1.40m: Fento Chin S (Chin Chin x Carthago), ridden by Joe Clee 7th 1.40m: California (Corland x Ramiro), ridden by All Al Thani Bin Khalid 8th 1.45m: Kiara (v. Cardento), ridden by Simon Nizri Guasp
CSI 3* San Giovanni in M., Italy
At the CSI 3* of San Giovanni 3 offspring of VDL Stallions were winning a class: Broker VDL (Hold Up Premier x Ahorn), ridden by Guido Baisiger, won a class for 6 year old jumpers and placed 4th. R Tyson (Indorado x Dutchboy), ridden by Jurgen Stenfert, won the Six Bars Vituccio (Orame x Heartbreaker) ridden by Juan Carlos Garcia, won a 1.45m class.
In the Grand Prix Touchable (Navarone x Goodwill) and his rider Claudia Gisler placed 5th and they finished also 2nd in a 1.5 m class.
2nd + 3rd 6-year olds: Balestha (Indorado x Farmer), ridden by Andrea Benatti 2nd 1.45m: Voirrellinde J.J. (Orame x Holland), ridden by Jurgen Stenfert 4th 1.35m: Eldorf (s. Emmerton), ridden by Alexander Zetterman 7th 1.50m: Corjulana (Corland x Come On), ridden by Gianluca Palmizi 8th + 9th 7-year olds: Asha di San Patrignano (Indoctro x Westminster), ridden by Chiara Arrighetti
CSI Madrid, Spain
In Madrid there was held a 5* and a 2* CSI. In the Grand Prix of the CSI 2* Madrid 3 offspring of VDL Stallions were placed in the top 10: 3e Wyazinth (Pacific x Silvio II), ridden by Alexandra Paillot 8e Irresistible Z (Indoctro x Quito de Baussy), ridden by Luis Cabanas Godino 9e Cala de Quijas (s. Corland), ridden by Jaime Gabarron Jimenez Waterstone (s. Silverstone), ridden by Robert Whitaker, won a 1.45m class against the clock at the 5* show, and he also finished 3rd in the Six Bars and placed 3rd and 4th in 1.45m classes
CSI Kapellen, Belgium
Very Nice (s. Cantos) ridden by Timothy Hendrix, won a 1.45m class at the international show of Kapellen in Belgium.