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Meyer and Stevens take the wins in the qualifications for the German Jumping Derby

Friday, 06 May 2016
CSI3* Hamburg 2016

Mario Stevens won Friday's qualification for the derby in Hamburg with El Bandfata B. Photo (c) Stefan Lafrentz.
Mario Stevens won Friday's qualification for the derby in Hamburg with El Bandfata B. Photo (c) Stefan Lafrentz.

Two home riders have provided wins in the qualifications for Sunday's prestigious German Jumping Derby in Hamburg. 

On Thursday, Hilmar Meyer won the CSI3* 1.45 qualifier aboard the 10-year-old Salto de Fee (Stakkato Gold x Faschingsprinz). Mario Stevens and El Bandiata (El Bundy I x Picard) followed 0.55 seconds behind as 54 riders had lined up to try to get a ticket for Sunday's big happening in Hamburg. Italy's Emanuele Gaudiano squeezed into third aboard Kentucky v. Neerhof Z (Kashmir Van Schuttershof x Karsten). 

On Friday, Mario Stevens went from runner-up to winner in the second qualification set at 1.50. Clear in a time of 97.38 seconds, Stevens went to the top of the podium once again riding El Bandiata B. Two British riders finished second and third, preventing a total German dominance: William Whitaker was runner-up on Glenavadra Brilliant (Brilliant Lad x Powerswood Purple) more than four seconds behind Stevens while NIgel Coupe came third on Glovers Hill (Ricardo Z x Clover Hill). 

 


Text © World of Showjumping // Picture © Stefan Lafrentz

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