Briljant wins Grand Prix in Samorin

1 June 2016

The in 2006 during the Limburg Foal Auction sold Briljant (Chacco Blue x Voltaire) has made outstanding achievements during CSI2*/3* Samorin. The beautiful 10-year-old mare won amongst others the Grand Prix with the Dutch rider Amber Fijen.

Amber Fijen and Briljant are very successful in the sport. They have booked a victory earlier this year at the National Championships for Young Riders in Mierlo. They finished in 7th place during the CSI3* Grand Prix 1.45m in Lummen. One of their highlights was the 5th place with the team at the European Championships in 2015 and the silver medal at the National Championships in 2015, which got her promoted to the A- frame in the Young Riders.

An overview of their results in Samorin, Slovakia:

May 22nd
6th place CSI2* 1.40m

May 22nd
6th place CSI2* 1.45m

May 26th
3rd place CSI3* 1.45m

May 29th
1st place CSI3* GP 1.50m


Photocredit: Amber Fijen en Briljant (