German Felix Hassman commanded the one-two-three for his country along with Markus Beerbaum and Mario Stevens. (Photo © thomasreiner.pro)
German rider Felix Hassman won the €90,000 Grand Prix der Deutschen Kreditbank AG, marking the conclusion of the CSI4* Munich.
Under course design by German Frank Rothenberger for 49 pairs, the Grand Prix was evaluated by Two Rounds and a total of 13 riders would complete the two rounds in an impressive environment at En Garde Marketing GmbH of Munich Indoor and Felix Hassman like main reference.
Being effective and recording an unbeatable time of 33.83 seconds, Felix Hassman with the 14-year-old stallion Balzaci (Balou du Rouet x Ex Libris) secured 80 World Ranking Points with his victory and released the good presentation for the home riders, who would finish one-two-three.
The second place was Markus Beerbaum accompanied by the 9-year-old mare Charmed (Chacco-Blue x Plural) in time of 34.52 seconds, also achieving the best week rider distinction and third place Mario Stevens got a time of 34.82 seconds with the 8-year-old gelding Landano (Lord Pezi x C-Indoctro).
To complete the top five Grand Prix finals, Luca Maria Moneta of Italy would finished in fourth place with the 16-year-old gelding Connery (Cordobes II x Polydor) in 34.98 seconds and fifth place was taken by Swiss Werner Muff accompanied by the 9-year-old gelding Cosby (Contendro I x Landadel) in 35.53 seconds.