A total of eight combinations qualified for the Jump-Off in the Stuttgart World Cup. In this 1.60m course, France's Kevin Staut jumped to victory aboard the 10-year-old Zangersheide-gelding, Beau de Laubry Z (Bisquet Balou C vd Mispelaere). Last month the pair already won the Helsinki Trophy!
The French jumping rider and the gelding, bred by the Belgium stable, Haras de Laubry, were just a bit faster as Great-Britain's Harry Charles aboard Casquo Blue (Chacco-Blue). The British youth rider, earlier this week conquered multiple classes, as such won also the Stuttgart Masters.
France's Francois Xavier Boudant and the 12-year-old SF-gelding, Brazyl du Mezel (Haloubet de Gorze, breeder: Lucien Hecht) completed the stage. The French combination, referred, Germany's Hans-Dieter Dreher to the fourth place.
In front of his home crowd, Dreher followed with his trusted Elysium (VDL Zirocco Blue). Switzerland's Steve Guerdat, completed the top five with his 10-year-old SF-mare, Dynamix de Belheme (Snaike de Blondel).