NEUSTADT-DOSSE - At the final exam of the 50-day test in Neustadt-Dosse it rained high marks for Kanbalou (Kannan x Baloubet du Rouet), Blue Diamond (Balou du Rouet X Diamant de Semilly) and Cornet's Pleasure VDL (Cornet Obolensky x For Pleasure).
The four-year-old Kanbalou (co-owned with H. Schadock) had an average final mark of 9.01, the three-year-old Blue Diamond (also co-owned with H. Schadock) scored an average of 9 on his final list. Number three, the three-year-old Cornet's Pleasure VDL (by Cornet Obolensky), scored an average of 8.33. The DSP-approved Kanbalou even received a 9.5 for power and nearly all of them scored 9's.
The French bred stallion Blue Diamond was the best three-year-old in the test. This horse received a 9.5 for power, technique, overall impression as a show jumper and rideability and was awarded a 9 three more times for the elements character, interior and work ethic.
Cornet's Pleasure (v. Corent Obolensky)