World of Showjumping
Menu

This week

Coming weeks

CSIO5* Aachen
Germany

CSI5*/CSI2* Ascona
Switzerland

CSI4*/CSI2* Samorin
Slovakia

CSI3*/CSI2* Knokke
Belgium

CSI3* Megeve
France

CSI3* Ottawa
Canada

CSI3* Wilków, Jakubowice
Poland

CSI2* Fontainebleau
France

CSI2* Sentower Park
Belgium

CSI2* Zuidwolde
Netherlands

CSI2* Williamsburg
USA

CSI2* Beaumont Hague
France

CSI2* Segovia
Spain

Katharina Offel and Charlie to the top in the DKB-Riders Tour GP qualifier in Wiesbaden

Sunday, 24 May 2015
CSI4* Wiesbaden 2015

Katharina Offel went to the top with Charlie in the Grand Prix qualifier in Wiesbaden. Photo (c) World of Showjumping.
Katharina Offel went to the top with Charlie in the Grand Prix qualifier in Wiesbaden. Photo (c) World of Showjumping.

After an incredible jump-off, Katharina Offel and Charlie (Cornet Obolensky x Potsdam) went to the top in Sunday's CSI4* DKB-Riders Tour Grand Prix qualification in Wiesbaden. It was a good day at the office for Offel, who also won the Youngster Tour on Lord Larry 4 (Lord Pezi x Cordalme) earlier in the day. "I am very happy. I have had Charlie since he was six - now he is twelve, I never had a horse for that long before. We know each other in and out, he is my best friend - whether he has a good day or a bad," the Ukrainian rider smiled after her win.

As second last to go in the eight-horse jump-off it looked like home rider Holger Wulschner would snatch the win on BSC Cha Cha Cha (Casall x Le Grand I), but it turned out that Offel's blistering start to the jump-off would be very hard to match and Wulschner slotted into runner-up position 0.26 seconds behind on the time. Third place went to Constant van Paesschen from Belgium riding Citizenguard Taalex (Tangelo van de Zuuthoeve x Alexis Z).

This photo has been added to your cart !

Your shopping cart »