Wout-Jan van der Schans and Capetown dominated the CSI 3* Ruan Grand Prix.

The Dutch rider dominated the French Grand Prix by beating homemaker Timothee Anciaume. The Colombian Dayro Arroyave highlighted in the tiebreaker to finish third. (Photo © Archive)


The CSI 3* Ruan Grand Prix in France closed the week with the victory of Dutchman Wout-Jan van der Schans alongside 13-year-old gelding Capetown (Oklund x Carlino).

After 49 competitors completed the regular round, only 7 would return to the tiebreaker to be led by van der Shans in 39.17 seconds, who took €11,250 and 50 Wordl Ranking Points. Not too distant the French representative Timothee Anciaume escorted him in the second place when registering 39.83 seconds with the 14-year-old gelding Kiamon (Kolibri x Ramiro’s Match), being only the difference of 66 hundredths of second.

For the Latin Ranking and in great performance by the Colombian Dayro Arroyave, took the third place with the 9-year-old mare Adele (Cassini x Corrado I), marking a time of 40.73 seconds in his jump-off round, a result that It was worth adding 40 World Ranking Points.


Final Results