RED MILLS riders were out in force this weekend at La Coruña in Spain, Opglabbeek in Belgium and CHI de Genèva, in Switzerland. It was a fantastic weekend of jumping for our riders with numerous wins and placings.
At CHI de Geneva, Daniel Bluman kicked off a great weekend with a second place finish with Sancha LS in the Credit Suisse Grand Prix, with Bertram Allen and Hector van d’Abdijhoeve finishing in 7th place in the same class.
Michael Duffy and Jule Van Den Tinnenpot also had a successful time in Geneva finishing in joint-second place in the Prix Tribune de Genèva Six Bar competition.
The 17th Rolex IJRC Top 10 Final also took place at CHI de Genèva. Scott Brash and the great mare Ursula XII finished an excellent second in a very hotly contested competition.
Daniel Bluman and Apardi
At La Coruña in the 155 €92,000 class Eduardo Alvarez Aznar finished in 4th place with Rokfeller De Pleville Bois Margot. The Breen Team also had a successful show with Shane Breen finishing in 4th place with Ipswich Van De Wolfakker in the 145 €25,000 two phase class.
Shane Breen and Golden Hawk
To top off a fantastic weekend for our RED MILLS riders Edwina Tops-Alexander stormed to victory with the 10 year old mare California in the 160 World Cup. In the same class there were numerous placings for our riders with Marlon Modolo Zanotelli and Celena VDL finishing in 10th and Shane Breen with Laith finishing in 12th position.
Edwina Tops-Alexander and Lintea Tequila in action
Flying the flag for RED MILLS riders in Opglabbeek was Trevor Breen. Trevor and Bombay finished second in the 145 ranking class on Saturday evening. On the final day of the show he also finished fourth in the 6 year old final with Zilton.