In St Tropez the first CSI5* class was completed under a bright sun. In the 1.50m Longines Ranking it was local rider, Julien Epaillard who secured a home win. Aboard Usual Suspect d'Auge (Jarnac), Epaillard jumped to the 7.500 euro victory.
The complete stage coloured French. Simon Delestre followed as runner-up with his trusted Chesall Zimequest (Casall) and referred Nicolas Delmotte to the third spot on stage. Together with Belgium Warmblood-gelding, Ilex VP (Diamant de Semilly) Delmotte completed the stage.
In a fourth place Giulia Martinengo Marquet placed with Elzas (Diamant de Semilly). Max Thirouin completed the top five aboard Utopie Villelongue (Mylord Carthago*HN).