At the World Cup competition in the five star 1m60 of Swedish Gothenburg Horse Show it was Henrik von Eckermann who flew to the victory with his twelve year old mare Mary Lou 194. Together with his Montendro daughter he stayed ahead of the 11 combinations strong field in the jump-off. They clocked a time of 36.89 seconds.
In second place it was Belgium’s Olivier Philippaerts who with his grey H&M Legend of Love (by Landzauber) finished with 34.42 seconds. For the UK it was in third place Michael Whitaker with his JB’s Hot Stuff (by Locarno 62) with whom he finished in 34.52 seconds.
In fourth place it was Olivier’s brother Nicola Philippaerts with his Harley van den Bisschop (by Dulf van den Bisschop) in 37.62 seconds. French rider Alrick Cheronnet completed the top five with his Tanael des Bonnes (by Watch Me) in 41.59 seconds.