Young and talented rider Stephanie Böhe (GER) seems to be in excellent form. After winning Waregem (Belgium) with Haytom (v. Heraldik xx) the duo rode to victory this weekend in Boekelo (Netherlands) during the CCIO 3* Military Boekelo. With a total score of 43.90 points.
After her strong dressage test she was in top 10 position and managed to keep on climbing from there. During the cross country on Saturday she had a great ride, finishing with a clear round and within the time limit. Something that only a few other riders accomplished. The jumping also seemed no obstacle and after a long day waiting finally the confirmation was there, Stephanie claimed the titel and will join the Wall of Fame at Military Boekelo.
Andreas Dibowski (GER) took the second prize with his horsse FRH Butts Avedon ( v. Heraldik xx). Coming very close to a third win at Military Boekelo. He achieved a clear round in both the cross country within the time limit and clear jumping round. FRH Butts Avedon showed great performance for this weekend. They completed the competition with 45.40 points.
Third place was for Oliver Townend (GBR) with Cooley SRS (v. Ramiro B). On Saturday he started with two horses in the cross country. But in the end it was Cooley SRS that charged to the finish and carried him to a third placement in the individual leaderboard.
Team GB wins the Nations Cup. Oliver Townend with Cooler SRS (v. Ramiro B), Laura Collet with Mr Bass ( v. Carrico) and Isabelle (Izzy) Taylor with Trevidden (v. Fleetwater Opposition) all perforemd great. Finishing in first place after cross country on Saturday. On Sunday in the jumping they held on to their lead and grabbed the team title with a total of 150.60 points.
Best Dutch rider was Alice Naber Lozeman. The unofficial Dutch 'Queen of Eventing' became Dutch National 3star champion for the fourth time in row. And seventh time in total since she started competing at Military Boekelo. Alice comes from a riders family and forms a strong eventing duo together with her husband Gert Naber. This year she took the titel with her horse Coral Estate Harry Belafonte (v. Heraldik xx).