Dutch Robert Vos took the victory in the Grand Prix of Herning at Denmark, marking a clear advantage against the German duo of Jens Baackmann and Holger Wulschner. (Photo © worldcupherning)
Dutch rider Robert Vos took the victory in €25,000 CSI3* Skibby HC GP-Tour 150cm LR Herning in Denmark, securing 50 FEI Ranking Points.
After passing a regular round with 59 pairs on course designed by Bo Bak Andersen, 17 riders had the firm intention to take the win at Grand Prix in dispute, but none managed to be faster than Roberto Vos with his 17-year-old gelding Carat (Cardento x Krevad) in 35.66 seconds.
Marking a clear advantage against his rivals, Robert Vos beat German’s duo of Jens Baackmann with the 12-year-old mare Carmen 255 (Cornet Obolensky x Contender) taking second place in 37.34 seconds and Holger Wulschner with the 12-year-old gelding Bsc Cha Cha Cha (Casall x Le Grand I), culminating third in time of 37.79 seconds.
They finished the Top 5 with Jens van Grunsven of the Netherlands in fourth place in time of 37.88 seconds with the 10-year-old mare Cika and for fifth place was Irma Karlsson of Sweden with the 9-year-old gelding Chacconu (Chacco-Blue x Perhaps van het Molenvondel) in 39.04 seconds.