Swedish Stephanie Holmén dominated the two round’s Grand Prix at the Baltica Equestrian Summer Tour 2017, cutting the intentions of the home riders (Photo © photomonskoo.com)
Sweden’s Stephanie Holmén took the win on the CSI3* Baltica Equestrian Summer Tour 2017 Gold Tour 4 GP LR D-1.50m, cutting Polish aspirations.
Running with the 11-year-old mare Flip’s Little Sparrow (Cardento 933 x Robin Z 723), Swedish rider Stephanie Holmén rounded out her two rounds in a time of 37.45 seconds, securing 50 World Ranking Points and cutting strong aspirations for part of the house riders, who would end up occupying from the second to the fourth place.
The course designed by Switzerland’s Gérard Lachat with 41 pairs, had only 11 riders participated in the two rounds, where Stephanie Holmén beat Wojciech Wojcianiec for more than 3 seconds with the 8-year-old stallion Naccord Melloni (Nabab de Reve x Acord II) recording 40.56 seconds, third was Jaroslav Skrzyczynski alongside 8-year-old gelding Calevo 2 (CAsall x Levantos I) in 42.64 seconds and fourth place was Kamil Grzelczyk with the 10-year-old gelding Wibaro (Balou du Rouet x Graf Quidam) completing the Polish trio.
Finally and completing the Top 5 in fifth place was Fredrik Jansson of Sweden finishing with accumulated of 1 faults in 42.36 seconds with the 9-year-old gelding Cold Play (Contendro I x Argentinus).