Aged 18-years-old the international show jumping horse, Capone 22 is no more. The Hong Kong female show jumper, Jacqueline Lai announced the sad news on her Facebook.
The Cajus-son was produced on an international level by Germany’s Jörg Naeve but has been jumping under the saddle of Lai for the past 7 years.
In their first year as a combination Capone 22 and LAi placed third at the international CSI2* in Poznan.
Further the pair jumped five times into the top five of an international 1.45/1.50m class. They managed to place in Redefin, Zandhoven, Vestfold and Vejer de la Frontera. With the Hong Kong team they also placed third at the 2010 Asian Games.