Fourth place Hong Kong Masters and more
13 February 2017
Horses sold in the Limburg Foal auction participated major events around the globe last weekend. The top horse Van Gogh took part in the Longines Hong Kong Masters, and many other good performances were put down by former auction horses in Wellington, Roosendaal and Mijas.
On Wednesday February 8th, the nine-year-old Donna Speciale (Cavalier x Paris) made her appearance in the ring in Wellington, Florida. Under rider Leslie Burr-Howard she came into action during the CSI5 * at 1.45m level, where they put down a clear round and finished in second place.
Van Gogh (Numero Uno x Bernstein) and rider Marco Kutscher took part in the prestigious event the Hong Kong Masters: the final leg of the Longines Master. During this CSI5 * at 1.50m level they stayed clear and conquered fourth place. During the famous Grand Prix they finished in thirteenth place.
Diarindo Z (x Diarado Indoctro) came into action in Roosendaal. With Caroline Müller holding the bridles she competed in the CSI1 * Grand Prix at 1.30m level. The combination finished in a decent fourth place.
In the Spanish Mijas, VDL Groep Alitta (Karandasj x Indoctro) participated in the CSI2 * at 1.40m level. She rode two clear rounds under Lara Whiteway and finished in sixth place.