Prestige League: Wins for Axel Vandoorne and Mathilde Pinault
Sunday morning’s Prestige League 1.30m two-phase competition presented by PATACHE D'AUX was won by Belgian rider Axel Vandoorne with Jacarta (Larino x Lord Z) after producing the only double clear in the class.
Vandoorne’s compatriot Anthony Philippaerts with Happy Feet Max (Darco x Quintus) was clear in the first phase, but with four faults in the second phase he had to settle for the runner-up position. Third place went to Nikolaos Katsos (GRE) with Championess 10 (Carolus I x Lordano) after being the fastest four-faulter in the first phase.
A total of 36 horse-and-rider combinations jumped the Prestige League 1.15m jump-off class presented by DB VIDEO. Twenty of them qualified for the jump-off, where Mathilde Pinault (FRA) with Lotta (Lordanos x unknown) took the top honours after clocking the time 29.69. Slightly behind followed Axelle Deleu (BEL) with Sea Coast Azzaro Z (Andiamo x Feinschnitt I vd Richter) after recording the time 29.72 seconds to take the runner-up position. Third place went to Jozeph Kierkegaard (ARG) with Airflow Z (Air Plane Z x Calvin Z).
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