SENIOR EUROPEAN SHOW JUMPING CHAMPIONSHIPS, ARNHEM, NETHERLANDS JUNE 27 - JULY 1
LENNON TAKES SIXTH FOR IRELAND IN INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
Dermott Lennon, whose clear round On Friday secured the Team European Championships for Ireland, failed today (Sunday, July 1) to take a medal in the Individual Championships Final, where he ran up a total of 10 faults (8 jumping - two time faults) to finish 11th in the Audi Grand Prix.
Combined with his score for Days One and Two of the Championships, this left him with a total of 19.10 penalty points, which dropped him down the leader board from his overnight Third position to Sixth overall.
However, Lennon (32) from Co. Down, still takes home a European Gold Medal for the team event, in which Ireland finished First on Friday.
RESULT: FEI European Championship Individual 2001, Arnhem (NED)
1) Ludger Beerbaum: Gladdys S (GER) Total 13 Penalties
2) Ludo Philippaerts: Verelst Otterongo (BEL) Total 14.19 Penalties
3) Rolf Goran Bengtsson :Isovlas Pialotta (SWE) Total 15.81 Penalties
4) Markus Fuchs: Tinka¹s Boy (SUI) Total 17.77 Penalties
5) Jos Lansink: AK Caridor Z (BEL) Total 18.82 Penalties
6) Dermott Lennon : Liscalgot (IRL) Total 19.10 Penalties
13) Jessica Kurten: Bonita 38 (IRL) Total 26.23 Penalties
Arnhem European Championship website: http://www.ekspringen.nl