WC Lanaken: Johnnie Walker (s.Harley VDL) 4th in seven-year-old class
The seven-year-olds just completed the second leg of the World Championships and that means the list of qualified horses for the final will be published later today. Johnnie Walker grabbed an impressive fourth place in the second round.
Three KWPN-horses obtained a top-10 position on this second day. Repeating yesterday’s result, Richard Vogel secured another victory, this time aboard Charisma HS (s.Uriko). Robinson Maupiler and Johnnie Walker (2nd round viewing, Harley VDL out of Van Gogh’s full sister Wunderfull Vera ster IBOP-spr prest PROK by Numero Uno) took a little longer to finish all the obstacles in a clear manner and ended up on the fourth position. Massimo Fiocchi followed in fifth place with Jaden WP (Denzel van ‘t Meulenhof out of Collistar elite IBOP-spr PROK by Stalypso, bred by W.L.M. Veltmaat), while J. Comghorla van Beek (Comme Il Faut out of Ghorla ster by Padinus, bred by Guido Herijgers) grabbed another top placement with a fast clear round like she did yesterday. The combination ranked eighth out of 179 participants, after finished third of their group the day before.
Reproducing their clear round of Thursday were Richard Vogal and Junior Kannan (3rd round viewing D-OC, Kannan out of Enabel by Diamant de Semilly, bred by M.J.A. Hopppen and Robert Dijkhuis), that shared the first position yesterday, and the Entertainer-daughter Joelina ster sport-spr (out of Zoëlina stb pref prest PROK by Coriano, bred by Jean Dresen) ridden by Oda Charlotte Lyngvaer. Today, 51 combinations kept a clean slate.
Find today’s results here. The finalists are published as soon as possible.
Photo Johnnie Walker - HippoFoto