With the Belgian Championships in full swing, we take a last look back at last weekend, where some of our stallions stole the show again.
Not in the least our seven-year-old Navajo van 't Vianahof, who managed three double clear rounds with a third place in the final as icing on the cake. Nora de Mariposa (s. Elvis Ter Putte, Loris Berrittella), Home Made PL (s. Filou de Muze, Philippe Le Jeune) and Home Run PL (s. Filou de Muze, Philippe Le Jeune) also performed well in these classes.
Massimo van d'Abdijhoeve (s. Bamako de Muze) won the eight-year-olds final with Koen Vereecke. Vereecke also finished fourth with our breeding product Call Me de Muze Z (s. Clarissimo Z). Missouri van 't Ruytershof (s. Bamako de Muze) and Pilar Lucrecia Cordon became fifth. Also Margriet de Mariposa (s. Nabab de Rêve, Patricia Guery), M&M v/d Spelonckhoeve (s. Elvis Ter Putte, Charlotte Bettendorf), Mara vd Bisschop (s. Elvis Ter Putte, Christophe Vanderhasselt) and Pikap de Muze Z (s. Ponsee V, Christophe Vanderhasselt) jumped one or more clear rounds.
In the GP of Bornival, there was a fifth place for Nababette Z (s. Nabab de Rêve) with Charlotte Bettendorf. This duo also finished third in a 1.40m class. In the same class Rik Hemeryck finished in fifth place with Morfine de Muze (s. Nabab de Rêve). Just Energie (s. Nabab de Rêve) and Vincent Lambrecht won another 1.40m class. Koen Vereecke and Kasanova de la Pomme also scored a clear round over 1.40m.
At the first five-star competition after the corona break, Niels Bruynseels and Gancia de Muze (s. Malito de Rêve) struck again. They won a 1.55m class with jump-off. Olivier Robert and Eros (s. Querlybet Hero) took a third place over 1.50m.
Jérôme Guery and the only eight-year-old Great Britain V (s. Nabab de Rêve) took a second place over 1.45m. In the Six Bar Mathieu Billot jumped to a shared second place with Makalele van 't Meulenhof (s. Elvis Ter Putte).
In the two star competition, there was a second place for Malissa de Muze (s. Vigo d'Arsouilles) with Lorenzo De Luca and Hello Zachary (ex-Markies van de Donkhoeve, s. Elvis Ter Putte) won a 1.40m class with Scott Brash.
Nine-year-old Guinness (s. Nabab de Rêve) and Harry Allen showed themselves in Norwegian Drammen with a second and a fourth place in two classes 1.45m. Solveig Fotland Newermann and Niara's STB Boy I Z (s. Nabab de Rêve) jumped to second place in a 1.40m class.
Among the seven- and eight-year-olds in Opglabbeek there were only clear rounds for Wilm Vermeir and N-Joy van 't Hellewater (s. Elvis Ter Putte). Also Louise Losfeld with Miss Luna Duresses (s. Nabab de Rêve) and Stijn De Coninck with Nell van de Coninckshoeve (s. Vigo d'Arsouilles) jumped well.
In the classes for six-year-olds, Lola De Braekeleer finished fifth with Olympia Ter Doorn (s. Scendro). Also Mart-Sander Aarma on Only de Wiqui (s. Elvis Ter Putte) and Brecht Goossens on Oechie K (s. I'm Special de Muze) were successful.
At the youth competition in Valkenswaard, Claire Putters and Copain de Muze (s. Bamako de Muze) jumped to the silver in a 1.50m class. In Fontainebleau, Alice Laine finished fifth in the GP for Juniors with Emerald Sitte (s. Nabab de Rêve). This duo also took the gold in the Nations Cup with the French team.
At the Gold League in Lier, Bart Olaerts jumped to fourth place with Jada van de Gaverranch (s. Querlybet Hero) in the GP.
In the GP3* of Traverse City, Beezie Madden took the silver with Chic Hin d'Hyrencourt (s. Taran de la Pomme). Coquimbo (s. Filou de Muze) and Radovan Cibere jumped two clear rounds among the six- and seven-year-olds in Czech Olomouc.