Penelope Leprevost and Vagabond de La Pomme dominated the Two Rounds with the only perfect course overtaking the German Daniel Deusser. (Photo © Scoopdyga)
The French rider Penelope Leprevost won the CSI 5* Chamionship of Knokke – Powered by Invest Mobile which distributed €68,000 among the 12 best rated plus a golf cart for the winner.
Under the course design by the Italian Uliano Vezzani for 32 pairs, the French Penelope Leprevost completed its two rounds in 51.07 seconds with the 12-year-old Vagabond de La Pomme (Vigo D Arsouilles Stx x For Pleasure) owned by Madame Genevieve Megret, getting 80 World Ranking Points.
Be the only one to complete her two clear rounds, the second position was the former world leader Daniel Deusser of Germany, totaling 1 failure in 54.45 seconds with the 10-year-old gelding Sx Hidalgo VG (Quadrillo x Andiamo) owned by Stephex Stables and for third place also Frenchman Aldrich Cheronnet with the 11-year-old stallion Atlantys By Wisbech (E.T) owned by SNC Eructe Du Herrin, recording a time of 56.02 seconds with 3 fouls.
For the Pan American Ranking world number 17 Laura Kraut of the United States, completed its field in 4 fouls and time of 46.52 seconds with the 10-year-old gelding Confu (Contact ME x Cambridge) owned by St. Bride’s Farm occupying fifth place, while American Catherine Nicole Tyree also managed to score points in 14th place, passing only in the first round in 83.86 seconds with the 13-year-old gelding Enjoy Louis (Coriano x Kannan).
For the Latino Ranking Dayro Arroyave of Colombia opted for the retirement next to the 9-year-old mare Infinity (Cicero Z568000 x Ditmar 85,514).