World Cup Images from Oslo - Part Two: The Competition
Monday, 15 October 2012
Maikel van der Vleuten and VDL Groep Verdi gave their everything in the first World Cup qualifier of the season and ended fourth. All photos by Jenny Abrahamsson.
The winners in Oslo: Jeroen Dubbeldam displayed some fantastic riding to take home the win on Eric van der Vleuten's former ride BMC Utascha SFN. Fun fact: Another former ride of Eric - Spartacus TN - won the Grand Prix with his new rider Marco Kutscher.
After a colic surgery in April, Louis is back in form and ended second with Beat Mändli.
The amazing Winningmood and Luciana Diniz.
And another lovely grey: Mylord Carthago *HN together with Penelope and Kevin.
The only eight year old Casall-son Powerplay lived up to his name under Pius Schwizer and was clear in the first round.
Carusso LS La Silla did his World Cup debut in style and was clear in the first round, finishingh 8th.
One to watch: Clintop 2 with Max Kühner.
Can't get enough of these two: Carlo 273 and Sergio!
Scott Brash and Hello Sanctos did really well and ended 5th.
William Funnel and Billy Congo also went on to the jump-off for Great Britain.
They made our show! We look forward to seeing a lot more of these two!