LANAKEN - Top results at the World Championship for young show jumpers last week in Zangersheide with Gold for Zirocco Blue daughter Just A Dream.
7 year olds
Zirocco Blue daughter Just A Dream was honored as world champion of the 7-year-old show jumpers. Ridden by Harm Lahde, the mare jumped clear in the jump-off in the fastest time. The mare was bred by the Nooren family.
Also Jaguar King WD (Zirocco Blue x Toulon), ridden by Giampiero Garofalo, bred by W. Dekker, qualified for the final and finished in 26th place.
6 year olds
Three offspring of our stallions qualified for the final of the 6-year-olds:
11th CBI Karhari (by Goodluck VDL), ridden by Shane Goggins , bred by Aidan Carroll
16th Zepter PP Z (Zapatero x Quidam's Rubin), ridden by Alexa Stais, bred by Pieraets-Pacque vof Andre
29th Zoe K van 't Kattenheye Z (Zirocco Blue x Corland), ridden by Tim van den Broeck, bred by stud 't Kattenheye
5 year olds
A fantastic result in the championship for the 5-year-old show jumpers. Carrera daughter Loharna P won the bronze medal with her rider Nicole Eggens after a clear round in the jump-off with 16 participants. This talented mare was bred by. B. Platzer from Ommen. Also in the top 10 was the Italian-bred Arezzo daughter Omega del Laghetto. With Rider Paolo Adamo Zuvadelli the mare finished in 7th place. Omega del Laghetto was bred by Az.Agr. Il Laghetto di Spotti Nadia.
More descendants of VDL stallions entered the final, including no fewer than three descendants of Dallas, who finished as follows:
17th Lutalo TK (Dallas x Karandasj), ridden by Janine van den Berg-Ten Kate, bred by J. Ten Kate from Nieuwleusen
36th Evolution Ask DWB (Zirocco Blue x Cheenook), ridden by Karen Moeller Rohde, bred by Familien Camitz
43rd VDL Legodermus PP (Harley x Clinton), ridden by Luke Hill, bred by H. Poppelaars
46th Larson VDL (Dallas x Canturo), ridden by Alex Bishop, bred by VDL Stud & Y. Walda
47th Luiken VDL (Dallas x Bubalu), ridden by Lone Marie Oglend, bred by VDL Stud