WELLINGTON - Leone Jei (by Baltic VDL x Corland) and Martin Fuchs (Sui) finished in seventh place in the Grand Prix of Wellington (USA). Dubai (by Cardento x Kastello) and Samuel Parot (Chi) finished tenth. Dubai was bred by J. van Gestel from Hilvarenbeek. Dubai finished eighth in the 1.55m.
Gaesbekers Glamor Girl (by Zirocco Blue x Caletto I) and Henrik von Eckermann (Swe) won the 1.45m.
Charley S (Harley x Aramis Z) and Alexandra Crown finished sixth in the 1.35m class. This horse was bred by H.A. Scheepens from Eindhoven.
All in 9 (by Cardento x Calido I) and Katryn Hall (USA) finished fourth in the High Amateur Owner Jumper Classic over 1.45m. The breeder of this successful horse is Ebsek Kai from Westerholz (Ger).
Jet Blue (Zirocco Blue x Indoctro) and Carly Anthony (USA) rode to fourth place in the 1.45m. Jet Blue was bred by the Duursma family. In the same class Gerdinieke (Bacardi VDL x Oklund, bred by fam. Erven) and rider John Perez Bohm (Col) were fifth.
Carrow Indoctro (by Indoctro x Heartbreaker) and Alexandra Worthington (USA) jumped in the U25 over 1.45m to fourth place. Carrow Indoctro was bred by Eamon O'Brien.
Idara (by Baltic VDL x Corland), bred by G.M.van Mersbergen from Udenhout, managed to claim fifth place in the 1.40m class with the Swiss rider Martin Fuchs.
Favorite (by Arezzo VDL x Ukato) and Kelly Soleau-Millar (USA) placed sixth in this class, while Donjo (by Zirocco Blue x Ahorn) and Hyde Moffatt (Can) took seventh place.
The 1.35m level was won by Amalia VDL (v. Arezzo VDL x Emilion), bred by the VDL Stud) and Daniel Coyle (Irl); the combination came first. Second place went to Idara (by Baltic VDL x Corland) and Martin Fuchs (Sui).
Other nice quotations in Wellington for offspring of VDL stallions:
||Ivory TCS (Falaise de Muze x Ukato)
||Daniel Coyle (Irl)
||Indoktro K v.'t Kattenheye (v. Indoctro x Kannan)
||Susan Griffis (USA)
||Ella Sandra G (Zirocco Blue x Emilion)
||Jimmy Torano (USA)
||Cherokee ET (Cardento x Creool)
||Emma Marlowe (USA)
||Flying Dutchman (Quasimodo v.d. Molendreef x Burggraaf)
||Victoria Heurtematte (MEX)