Lillie Keenan of United States again shows her great qualities in speed class to overcome the Italian rider Emanuele Gaudiano. Participation of José María Larocca from Argentina. (Photo © Corinna Seibert)
The American rider Lillie Keenan won the Lotto Hessen-Preis of CSI4* Internationalen Wiesbadener PfingstTurnier in Germany, showing his great qualities in speed classes by surpassing the Italian rider Emanuele Gaudiano by 51 hundredths of a second.
Presenting with the 11-year-old gelding Super Sox (Salito x Silvio I) owned by Chansonette Farm LCC, Lillie Keenan got a time of 66.28 seconds on the course designed by German Frank Rothenberger for a total of 38 pairs, to earn 50 World Ranking Points in its solid route, while the fast Italian rider Emanuele Gaudiano with the 8-year-old gelding Jasper P D’15 (Echo van T Spieveld x Calvin) followed in the second place with a time of 66.79 seconds.
Completed the top five finishers in third place Christian Weier of Luxembourg, registering a time of 69.86 seconds accompanied by 11-year-old stallion Garaon Reab (Nabab de Reve x For Pleasure), followed in fourth place by Tim Rieskamp-Goedeking of Germany in 69.93 seconds alongside 13-year-old mare Quapitola de Beaufour (Diamant de Semilly x Kannan) and for fifth place Chloe Reid of United States achieved a time of 70.58 seconds with 10-year-old gelding Codarco (Darco x Orame).
By the Latino Ranking José María Larocca of Argentina totaled 14 faults in a oblivion course, recording a time of 80.24 seconds with the 9-year-old stallion Diablo Blanco (Chacco-Blue x Cento), to occupy the 34th position.