The Dutchman Robert Vos got the first CSI3* Humlikon victory in Switzerland, dominating the speed class and beating home riders Philipp Züger and Martin Fuchs. (Photo © CSI Humlikon)
Dutchman Robert Vos completed a fast course for the first CSI3* Humlikon victory in Switzerland, leading the Preis der Thermoplan AG, Weggis.
With 53 pairs of cheerleading the speed class, Swiss rider Robert Vos accompanied by 17-year-old gelding Carat (Cardento x Krevad), stopped the clock in 60.68 seconds to earn 50 World Ranking Points, surpassing with relative comfort to two home riders.
Winner of the Swiss Grand Prix three years ago, today Robert Vos settled Philipp Züger’s performances with 9-year-old Lykkeshoejs Castus (Casir Ask x Carano) recording a time of 62.26 seconds and Martin Fuchs with the 10-year-old gelding Christ (Christ x Stakkato), who finished in third place with a time of 63.64 seconds.
They completed the Top 5 Daniel Neilson of Great Britain in fourth place accompanied by the 9-year-old gelding Major Delacour (Ksar-Sitte x Leopard) with 65.94 seconds and fifth place for the Swiss rider Christina Liebherr next to the 17 year old gelding LB Midship du Borda (Dragar Des Hutins x Saphir).