World of Showjumping
Menu

This week

Coming weeks

CSIO5* La Baule
France

CSI5* LGCT Madrid
Spain

CSIO3* Drammen
Norway

CSI3* Nörten-Hardenberg
Germany

CSI3* New York
USA

CSI3* Lexington
USA

CSI3* Montefalco
Italy

CSI2* Valkenswaard 2
Netherlands

CSI2* Wiener Neustadt
Austria

CSI2* Lier
Belgium

CSI2* Valkenswaard 3
The Netherlands

CSI2* Sancourt
France

CSI2*-W Darguziai
Lithuania

CSI2* Caledon
Canada

CSI2* Balmoral
Ireland

CSI2* San Miguel de Allende
Mexico

CSI2* Herneacova
Romania

Lorenzo De Luca starts Sunday in Oslo with a 1.45 win

Sunday, 16 October 2016
CSI5*-W Kingsland Oslo Horse Show 2016

Lorenzo de Luca and Halifax van het Kluizebos Photo (c) Nanna Nieminen for World of Showjumping. Lorenzo de Luca and Halifax van het Kluizebos Photo (c) Nanna Nieminen for World of Showjumping.

Twenty riders had qualified for Sunday's 1.45m Longines Ranking class sponsored by Kingsland and eleven riders made it through to the jump-off on the last day of Kingsland Oslo Horse Show. Italy's Lorenzo De Luca and Halifax van het Kluizebos (Heartbreaker x Fetiche du Pas) went out as the second combination and set the time to beat at 36.25 seconds.

Leopoldo van Asten on VDL Groep Alexia Z (Air Jordan Z x Caletto) got all the turns right, but 38.72 seconds was still not good enough to beat De Luca. Lisa Nooren and Hocus Pocus de Muze (Tinka's Boy x For Pleasure) gave it a try but had to see the a-element of the double down. Sweden's Henrik Von Eckermann turned Mary Lou 194 (Montendro x Portland L) as tight as he could, and his time 37.90 seconds finaly placed him third.

Max Kühner and Coeur de Lion (Coriano x Cassini I) went straight after Eckermann and his accurate turns  placed him between De Luca and von Eckermann. Last to go was Bertram Allen (IRL) and Cheese W Z (Chatman x Galoubet A). Allen put full speed, but his turn to the second last fence got so tight that he took the whole fence with him.

 


Text and picture © Nanna Nieminen for World of Showjumping

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.