World of Showjumping
Menu

This week

Coming weeks

CSI5*/ CSI2* Grimaud
France

CSI4* Montefalco
Italy

CSI4*/ CSI2* Valkenswaard
Netherlands

CSI4* Mannheim
Germany

CSIO3* Prague
Czech Republic

CSI3* Opglabbeek
Belgium

CSI3* Busto Arsizio
Italy

CSI3* Redefin
Germany

CSI2* Peelbergen
Netherlands

CSI2* Nancy
France

CSI2* Samorin
Slovakia

CSI2* Kunkiai
Lithuania

Holger Wulschner wins CSI3* Grand Prix of Redefin

Sunday, 14 May 2017
CSI3* Redefin 2017

Photo (c) Stefan Lafrentz. Holger Wulschner and BSC Cha Cha Cha won the CSI3* Grand Prix of Redefin. Photo (c) Stefan Lafrentz.

After trying to win this class for the last 20 years, Holger Wulschner made it a home victory for Germany in Sunday's CSI3* 1.55m Grand Prix of Redefin. Wulschner rode the Holsteiner mare BSC Cha Cha Cha (Casall x Le Grand), and ended the jump-off with a time of 39,82 seconds – a second faster than runner-up Doron Kuipers (NED) with Charley (Calido I x Askari).

Third place was shared between Netherlands and Germany, as Michel Hendrix with Baileys (Indoctro x Come On) and Michael Kölz with FST Dipylon (Dinglinger x Lavall) both crossed the finish line in the exact same time - 41,56 seconds.

Rolf Moormann (GER) was just slightly slower riding Samba de Janeiro 3 (Stolzenberg x Glenfiddich), taking 5th place. It was only one more double clear in the class, that had eleven riders qualified for the jump-off – and that came from Germany’s Amke Stroman riding Forchello (For Pleasure x Collin). 

”I have been trying to win this class for about 20 years, and now I finally succeed,” Holger Wulschner said after his win in the Grand Prix of Redefin sponsored by Deutschen Kreditbank AG. ”Earlier I often got annoyed that I couldn’t show everything that she can do,” Wulschner said about his horse BSC Cha Cha Cha and continued “Andreas Knippling has been helping me, and then my wife rode Cha Cha Cha for six month and I was watching her. First then I understood what Andreas meant. I always wanted too much”. 

 


Source: Press release from Pferdefestival Redefin / Picture © Stefan Lafrentz



This photo has been added to your cart !

Your shopping cart »
This website is using cookies for statistics, site optimization and retargeting purposes. You consent to our cookies if you continue to use this website. Read more here.