Two more Belgian victories this early afternoon in the Prize Stoeterij van de Heffinck and Joris de Brabandere, the classes for 6 and 7 year old horses. Bart Clarys and Gilles Thomas both received a 500€ coupon for tomorrow’s BWFA auction.
Bart Clarys rode Katinka van het Blondveld (Contact vd Heffinck x Caesar van de Helle) to a double clear in 31.33 sec. in the Prize Stoeterij van de Heffinck. Dutch rider Sanne Thijssen and For President (Numero Uno x Nimmerdor) obtained the third place after a double clear in 31.51 sec., while Vincent Lambrecht and S & L Chubby Checker (Cardento x Grannus) obtained the third place (double clear in 31.97 sec.).
As for the Prize Joris de Brabandere, the 7 year old class, the winner was double European champion (individual and team) juniors Gilles Thomas. Gilles rode a double clear in 30.29 sec. with Jacarta van ’t Ravennest (Canterno-Grande x Forsyth) and stayed ahead of Koen Vereecke and Jativia (Cardento x Gottwald, double clear in 30.60 sec.) and Gudrun Patteet with Sea Coast Don’t Touch Tiji Hero (sire Diamant de Semilly, double clear in 30.70 sec.).