- Irish Rider 2nd On Opening Day- Lipica CDI*** Slovenia - 29th
Irish rider Heike Holstein opened her account at the international
dressage show in Lipica, Slovenia when taking second place in
the Intermediare II class today (Thursday 29th May 2003). Heike
scored 67.90% with Welt Adel to place second behind Austrian rider
Isabella Willibald and Willibalds Don Giovanni (68.53%). British
rider Carl Hester scored 67.95% to take third place with Escapado.
Holstein and Welt Adel compete in the Grand Prix at the Lipica
show tomorrow (Friday 30th May 2003).
International Dressage Competition
1. WILLIBALDS DON GIOVANNI;Isabella WILLIBALD;(AUT) 68.53%
2. WELT ADEL;Heike HOLSTEIN;(IRL) 67.90%
3. ESCAPADO;Carl HESTER;(GBR) 67.65%
4. PRICE BALOU GFD;Dominique D'ESME;(FRA) 66.92%
5. ROMANOV;Elena SIDNEVA;(RUS) 65.90%
6. WILLIBALDS DON DEBUSSY;Peter GMOSER;(AUT) 65.51%