OSLO - Gouvernante VDL (Bacardi x Stakkato) and Marlon Módolo Zanotelli (BRA) achieved a wonderful second place in the CSI2* Grand Prix over 1.45m held in Oslo (NOR).
Insider VDL (Etoulon x Corland) and Thomas Ryan (IRL) finished in third place in the Grand Prix, while Huckleberry Blue (Zirocco Blue x Corland) and Sebastian Langeland (NOR) finished fifth.
In the 1.50m there was a great result for Elucar V.E. (Cardento x Lupicor) and Jack Whitaker (GBR) - this long-standing successful combination came in second.
GB Celine (Cardento x Concorde) and Rodrigo Giesteira Almeida (POR) achieved an excellent fifth place.
Gouvernante VDL, bred by the VDL Stud, also became first and second in various 1.40m classes. The mare was previously ridden by Angelica Augustsson Zanotelli (SWE) and Sophie Dalm (BEL). Elisah Aarts (NED) guaranteed the basic education of the now ten-year-old, talented Bacardi offspring.
In the puissance jumping, Isabella (Zapatero VDL x Glennridge) and Simon Yde (DEN) finished in second place.
Picture: Gouvernante VDL