Just now the first qualification for the 6-year-old horses was finished in Lanaken. In this section there were two phases and the victory went to Max O'Reilly Hyland. He counted on the ISH rider BP Limitless (by Elvis Ter Putte) to jump a clear round in 27.04 seconds.
Jonathan Chabrol and Fanc de Kergane (by Berdenn de Kergane) followed in second place. They left the wood untouched and finished in 27.32 seconds. Virginie Thonon was the best Belgian performance. She rode Parequita vh (by Jamal vd Heffinck) for a clear round in 27.33 seconds.
Jason Foley (Calvador Z) and Davide Kainich (First du Murger) completed the top five.