The first class of the CSI3* competition at Flanders Horse Event went to another Belgian combination. This time, it was Patrik Spits who took the prize.
Spits rode the Belgian Warmblood mare Dolce Vita DH (Darco x Saygon) in this CSI3* 1m30 Table A against time and in two phases. He performed a double clear with a 25.29 sec. in the second phase, beating Irish combination David Simpson/Starfighter (Stalypso x Contendro I), who finished in 25.45 sec. Belgian rider Hendrik Denutte obtained the third spot with Arizona TD (Nabab de Reve x Clinton) after a double clear in a 25.52 sec. second phase.