World of Showjumping
Menu

This week

Coming weeks

CSI5*-W/CSI2* Oslo
Norway

CSI5*/CSI2* Grimaud
France

CSI5*/CSI2* White Sulfur ...
USA

CSI5* LGCT Samorin
Slovakia

CSI4* Vilamoura
Portugal

CSI3* Oliva
Spain

CSI3* Tryon
USA

CSI3* Coapexpan
Mexico

CSI2* Lier
Belgium

CSI2* Cluny
France

CSI2* Vejer de la Frontera
Spain

CSI2* San Giovanni in ...
Italy

CSI2* Dunkerque
France

Julien Epaillard kicks off Longines Masters of Paris with a home win

Thursday, 01 December 2016
CSI5* Longines Masters of Paris 2016

Julien Epaillard took the victory in the Absolu Trophy aboard Quatrin de la Roque LM. Photo (c) Tiffany Van Halle. Julien Epaillard took the victory in the Absolu Trophy aboard Quatrin de la Roque LM. Photo (c) Tiffany Van Halle.

Julien Epaillard opened up the five-star competitions at the Longines Masters of Paris with a home win in Thursday's 1.45m Absolu Trophy. 

Riding the 12-year-old gelding Quatrin de la Roque LM (Quick Star x Kannan), the French speed phenomenon showed off with a blistering fast round and left his nearest rival Simon Delestre almost ten seconds behind with Sultan du Chateau (Kannan x Galoubet A). Third place went to the rider with the last clear round of the class; Ireland's Denis Lynch on Ho Go van de Padenborre (Darco x Chin Chin).

Unusual for a speed class, France's leading lady rider Penelope Leprevost finished fourth with a time penalty on Vagabond de la Pomme (Vigo D Arsouilles Stx x For Pleasure) while Canada's Kara Chad ended fifth on Gin Tonic v. Haagakkers (Labor's Vdl Indorado x Saros van het Gestelhof) with two time penalties. 

 


Text © World of Showjumping // Picture © Tiffany Van Halle



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.