World of Showjumping
Menu

This week

Coming weeks

CSI5*/CSI2* Wellington
USA

CSI5*-W Göteborg
Sweden

CSI5* Al Rayyan
Qatar

CSI3*-W Warsaw
Poland

CSI3* Vilamoura
Portugal

CSI3* Vejer de la Frontera
Spain

CSI3* Oliva
Spain

CSI3* Mijas
Spain

CSI3* Balvanera
Mexico

CSI2* Gent
Belgium

CSI2* Kronenberg
Netherlands

CSI2* Damme-Neuenwalde
Germany

CSI2* Royan
France

CSI2* Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

CSI2* Vestfold
Norway

CSI2* Ocala
USA

Kölz and Fukushima with Big Tour wins in Redefin

Saturday, 30 April 2016
CSI3* Redefin 2016

Michael Kölz won Friday's Big Tour at Pferdefestival Redefin. Photo (c) Thomas Hellmann.
Michael Kölz won Friday's Big Tour at Pferdefestival Redefin. Photo (c) Thomas Hellmann.

At CSI3* Redefin, Germany's Michael Kölz won Friday's 1.45 Big Tour. Riding the 12-year-old FST Dipylon (Dinglinger x Lavall I), Kölz repeated his winnigmood from last year's edition of the event. “I was aiming for a place in the top three and it went according to plan,” said the winner of the Bauunternehmung Drewke Prize. Sebastian Elias, also representing Germany, finished second with Luwina P (Ludwig von Bayern x Landsieger). Third place went to an international superstar: Swedish rider Rolf-Göran Bengtsson with Oak Grove's Heartfelt (Heartbreaker x Rubens du Ri d'Asse D'96). 

Saturday's 1.50 Championat von Lübzer, also a competition in the Big Tour, was won by Japan's Daisuke Fukushima on Messenger (Montender x Baloubet du Rouet). Fukushima currently trains with Paul Schockemöhle in Germany, and said: "I had a bit pressure on me, as my coach told me that Messenger won the competition last year with Philip Rüping.“ 0.9 seconds behind the winner followed Germany's Holger Wulschner on BSC Cha Cha Cha (Casall x Le Grand I), while also third and fourth place fell into German hands courtesy of Felix Hassmann on Horse Gym's Quali Quanti (Quidam de Revel x Non Stop) and Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum on Comanche 28 ( Coupe de Coeur x Baloubet du Rouet). 

 


Source: Press release from Comtainment // Picture © Thomas Hellmann

This photo has been added to your cart !

Your shopping cart »