The German Felix Hassman dominated the two rounds of the Maxinos Competition – Championat of St. Moritz beating Britain’s Robert Whitaker. (Photo © Longines CSI St. Moritz)
German Felix Hassman took the win at the Maxinos Competition – Championat St. Moritz, to close the second day of CSI5* St. Moritz.
In a course designed by Swiss Guido Balsiger, German rider Felix Hassman with his 12-year-old stallion Cayenne WZ (Claudio x Ramirado) owned by Zipperle,Wolfgang; were able to finish the two rounds in 41.66 seconds and secure 80 World Ranking Points.
With today’s result Felix Hassman accumulates 14 2017 FEI victories, surpassing with some comfortable advantage to the British rider Robert Whitaker and his 14-year-old gelding Catwalk IV (Colman x Corleone) registering a time of 42.94 seconds.
For Pan American Ranking the American Katherine Dinan finished in third place, achieving a time of 43.11 seconds with the 12-year-old gelding Dougie Douglas (Ard Vdl Douglas x High Roller), taking 60 World Ranking Points. The fourth place was Swiss Niklaus Rotschi with the 9-year-old gelding Cardano CH (Chameur x Apartigene V. Schlösslihof) in 43.30 seconds and for fifth place with 4 fouls in 40.70 seconds the German rider Markus Beerbaum accompanied by the 9-year-old mare Charmed (Chacco-Blue x Plural).