Cohinoor VDL (Cornet Obolensky x Stakkato) and James Billington jumped 3 clear rounds at the jumping of Opglabbeek, Belgium, twice in a 1.35m class where they placed 8th
and once in a 1.40m class.
With Harwich VDL (Arezzo x Darco) James Billington jumped to a 10th
place in the Grand Prix of Opglabbeek.
Farfan M (Cantos x Lux), ridden by Liesje Vrolijk, placed 9th
in the 1* Grand Prix.
In the young jumpers classes were some victories for offspring of our stallions: Haranta (Zirocco Blue x Carolus II), ridden by Shane O'Meara and Headline (Zirocco Blue x Ahorn), ridden by Hylke de Jong both won a 7-8-year old class, Keiralanda VDM (Douglas x Nabab de Reve) and Mart Sander Aarma won a 5- year old class.
More offspring of our stallions placed as follows on this show:
5th 1.45m class: Whysol Cassia Pleasure (Cardento x For Pleasure), ridden by Michael Cristofoletti
1.45m class: Greatlight VDL (Zirocco Blue x Stakkato), ridden by Jens of Grunsven
7th 1.45m and 2nd 1.40m classes: Fliere Fluiter (Zirocco Blue x Animo), ridden by Jack Ansems
9th 1.40m class: Hurricane VDL (Zirocco Blue x Indoctro), ridden by James Billington
1.35m class: Zirocco Grey Heldenlaan Z (Zirocco Blue x Kashmir Of Schuttershof), ridden by Aurore Christen
8th 1.35m class: Zuccero (Zirocco Blue x Caretino 2), ridden by Rolf-Göran Bengtsson
1.30m classes: Fostara (Azteca VDL x Concorde), ridden by Kessy of Berlo
3rd 7-8-year old class: Headline (Zirocco Blue x Ahorn) and Hylke de Jong
8th 7-8-year old class: Ikoon (Etoulon x Otangelo), ridden by Stephanie Holmén
10th 7-8-year old class: Iron Maiden (Quasimodo vd Molendreef x Indorado), ridden by Maria Louise Kingsrød
2nd and 10th 6-year old classes: Jiofta (Arezzo x Corland), ridden by Benedikte Serigstad Endresen
3rd and 6th
6-year old classes: Osseweide's Jadira Qshs (Zirocco Blue VDL x No Limit), ridden by Hylke de Jong
8th 6- year old class: Jean Couture (Arezzo x Tangelo vd Zuuthoeve), ridden by Shane O'Meara
5- year old class: Prado vh Genelaar (Cardento x Burggraaf), ridden by Mart-Sander Aarma
5-year old classes: Romy FZ (Baltic VDL x Indorado), ridden by Katja Haep
5-year old classes: Kaprisch (Glasgow vh Merelsnest x Ultimo), ridden by Enrico of Manen