Julien Epaillard on top in Basel

Julien Epaillard on top in Basel

It was an exciting competition in the 1.50m main class at the Longines jumping in Basel. France's Julien Epaillard conquered the class for the Swiss crowd.


1. Julien Epaillard - Queeletta

2. Daniel Deusser - Kiana van het Herdershof

3. Martin Fuchs - Chica B Z

4. Denis Lynch - GC Chopin's Bushi

5. Douglas Lindelöw - Cheldon

Epaillard and the 12-year-old Queeletta (Quality) set the record time claiming the Longines Ranking points. Germany's Daniel Deusser and Kiana van het Herdershof (Toulon) settled a runner up with only 0.2 seconds difference.

For the home crowd it was European Champion and new World number one rider, Martin Fuchs completed the stage with Chicha B Z (Canturano).

The pair was followed by Denis Lynch aboard GC Chopin's Bushi (Contendro II) in fourth and Douglas Lindelow with Cheldon (Chacco-Blue) in fifth.