Lucas Porter and B Once Z surprised in the speed class to adjudge the fourth FEI triumph in its career with advantage of 1 hundredth of second. (Photo © CSIOmmen)
The young American rider Lucas Porter surprised with speed demonstration in the €30,000 BPV Belastingadviseurs Trophy speed class to take the victory.
Presenting with the mare 13-year-old B Once Z (Baloubet du Rouet x Lavaletto) owned by Sleepy P Ranch Llc, Lucas Porter was able to add 50 World Ranking Points in what was the fourth FEI victory of his career.
Lucas Porter managed a close 1-second lead over Dutchman Jur Vrieling to stop the clock in 69.24 seconds by the 69.25 seconds of the Vrieling, who appeared with the 9-year-old mare Acascia (Diamant de Semilly x Acord II) and for the third place in time of 69.88 seconds was the German rider Michael Jung with the 8-year-old mare Fischersolution (Carthino Z).
By the Latino Ranking Yuri Mansur of Brazil stayed close to the fight for the victory, occupying the fifth place in time of 72.21 seconds next to the 10-year-old gelding Inferno (Incolor (old) x Italic Des Salines), to assure 30 FEI Ranking Points and only Latino who managed to finish within the points.