World Cup: CSI5* in Gothenburg underway
The last stage of the World Cup ahead of the final in Lyon began yesterday with the CSI5* in Gothenburg.
The day’s events got going in the young riders category with two competitions, starting with the Future Winners from 1.35m trial and the Kraft Young Rider Cup from 1.40m, which were both national competitions.
Today’s events begin with a competition reserved to young horses of the ages of 7 and 8 which will see a host of big names in action such as Ludger Beerbaum (Quidam’s Adel), Marcus Ehning (Sakrileg), the youngster Emma Emanuelsson (Benedetto), Maikel van der Vleuten (Charming Edition) and the Italian rider Emanuele Gaudiano (Lyshynsky).
Following that at 11.00 the young riders category are back competing with the second phase of the Kraft Young Rider Cup followed by the final stage of the Future Winners event.
The first 5* competition starts this afternoon at 14.15 with the Stena AB prize from 1.40m in two stages. Please see the starting line-up below: http://eventcontent.hippoonline.de/872/sta_erg/02_staENG.htm?style=longi…
This evening, the entertainment just keeps on coming with the Libresse competition from 1.45m against the clock. Please see the starting line-up: http://eventcontent.hippoonline.de/872/sta_erg/03_staENG.htm?style=longi…
The main event of the day meanwhile takes place at 20.45 with points at stake for the Longines standings. Please see the starting line-up which is as follows: http://eventcontent.hippoonline.de/872/sta_erg/04_staENG.htm?style=longi…
The Italian rider Emanuele Gaudiano with Admara 2 will be taking part.
Finally, it’s possible to follow all the action live on FEI TV.