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

Weishaupt strikes again!

Sunday, 13 February 2011

Philipp Weishaupt and Catoki - here last weekend. Photo by Cecilie Grand/FEI.Philipp Weishaupt and Catoki did it again when they won Sunday’s 5*Grand Prix in Vigo, Spain. It’s only a week since the pair won the world cup in Bordeaux, and it seems that their win in the French city gave plenty of inspiration for continued success. A double clear with a time of 41.50 was enough for the German rider and his Cambridge-stallion to take the honors ahead of Edwina Alexander and Cevo Socrates on 41.76. Sergio Alvares Moya made the Spanish crowd happy by taking third place on the Darco-gelding Wisconsin.

 

Eight riders out of 36 moved on to the jump-off. Five riders managed to ride clear rounds here as well, the two last of these being Lars Nieberg and Denis Lynch.

 

The 1.45 class of the day was won by crowd-pleaser Sergio Alvares Moya. In front of the home crowd the Spanish rider and his 10 year old stallion Uno (Fuego de Prelet x Power) beat Rene Lopez aboard Netscape du Mirador with a double clear and a jump-off that was 1.5 half seconds faster than the Columbian rider’s time. Jessica Kürten was third on Fashion 42, while Norway’s Tony André Hansen was back in the money with the 10 year old Gran Corrado-gelding Upstaire.

 

For full results go to http://www.csivigo.com/resultados/5/RESULTS

This photo has been added to your cart !

Your shopping cart »