Frenchman Patrice Delaveau completed the fastest clean round in Belgium and secured 50 World Ranking Points. (Photo © Archive)
French Olympic team member Patrice Delaveau got the fastest time in the CSI3* Moorsele’s speed class at Belgium, recording a time of 63.88 seconds.
A new victory for his long career take the 52-year-old rider Patrice Delaveau after he presented with the 10-year-old mare Leontine Ledimar Z H D C (Lovefever II x Grosso Z) and secured 50 World Ranking Points.
Presenting 49 pairs on the course designed by Jean Francois Morand, Patrice Delaveau was escorted by the Irishman Michael Duffy in second place with the 8-year-old gelding Chappo Chey (Carell x Cornet Obolensky) in 65.28 seconds and third place was occupied by Frenchman Alexis Borrin with the 12-year-old gelding Ruby de la Fosse (Cabdula du Tillard x Bocage of Longane) in 65.96 seconds.
Although there were only 8 riders who managed to finish their clear rounds, the best time of the class was for Turkish rider Derin Demirsoy with the 14-year-old gelding Dadjak te Puttenen (Toulon x Vanitas), marking on a blackboard a time of 63.58 seconds with 4 fouls in ninth place.
The Colombian rider Dayro Arroya took part by the Latino Ranking, obtaining World Ranking Points with his 13th position next to the 9-year-old mare Infinity (Cicero z568000 x Ditmar 85,514) in field of 4 faults and 67.90 seconds.