World of Showjumping

This week

Coming weeks

CSIO5* Aachen

CSI5*/CSI2* Ascona

CSI4*/CSI2* Samorin

CSI3*/CSI2* Knokke

CSI3* Megeve

CSI3* Ottawa

CSI3* Wilków, Jakubowice

CSI2* Fontainebleau

CSI2* Sentower Park

CSI2* Zuidwolde

CSI2* Williamsburg

CSI2* Beaumont Hague

CSI2* Segovia

Felix Hassmann wins Saturday's CSI3* Warsteiner Prize in Kiel

Sunday, 09 October 2016
CSI3* Kiel 2016

Felix Hassmann and Cayenne WZ won the Warsteiner Brewery prize. Photo (c) Karl-Heinz Frieler. Felix Hassmann and Cayenne WZ won the Warsteiner Brewery prize. Photo (c) Karl-Heinz Frieler.

A rider from Westphalia, a horse from Holstein: This combination was unbeatable in Saturday's Prize of the Warsteiner Brewery at the Baltic Horse Show in Kiel. Thanks to a faultless jump-off round in 30.19 seconds, Felix Hassmann and Cayenne WZ took valuable world ranking points and prize money of 6150 euros for their first place in this 1.50m competition and the German rider came to the conclusion that "things always run well for me in Kiel". The 30-year old showjumper was often at the Baltic Horse Show, and he rarely went home without a win or a placement. Furthermore, his Cayenne WZ (Claudio x Ramirado) provided him with a very successful season so far, including the victory in the ‘Golden Whip’ in Nörten-Hardenberg. 

Runner-up was Hassmann’s compatriot Jan Wernke on his top horse Queen Mary 10 (Contendro I x Caretino). "I wanted the winning round to be a bit different than I rode it actually, but could not quite execute it," said Wernke, "and when Felix still comes after you, then it is anyway difficult ...".

Third place went to Swiss rider Werner Muff with HH Fleur (Darco x Bon Ami), both of which were in Kiel last year as well. 

A few hours later, there was more German success in the 1.45m MVK Championat of the City of Kiel as David Will won with the veteran Mic Mac du Tillard (Cruising x Galoubet A).


Source: Press release from Baltic Horse Show // Picture © Karl-Heinz Frieler

This photo has been added to your cart !

Your shopping cart »