The champagne bottle also circled the family Klimke, after Ingrid Klimke and Franziskus 15 (Fidertanz) had shown the best freestyle of their common career and were rewarded with 78.390 percent and the second place. "He has never been so good," she rejoiced as she came out of the stadium and the thunderous applause behind her only slowly subsided. "He loves it when people clap for him!" Franziskus 15 blooms when he's inthe spotlight! He brought his owner, Wilhelm Holkenbrink, to tears, he had always dreamed that one day he would have a horse in Aachen and now even has one that rips the Deutsche Bank Stadium from its seats.
The second reason to celebrate in the camp of the US riders was provided by Olivia Lagoy-Weltz, who finished third with her Danes Lonoir with 77.435 percent.
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