Dorothee Schneider & Rock’N Rose Win Budapest World Cup Grand Prix, Morgan Barbançon on Bolero Take CDI3* Grand Prix

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Dorothee Schneider and Rock’N Rose. © Ken Braddick/dressage-news.com

BUDAPEST, Sept. 29, 2018–German Olympic and World Games team gold medalist Dorothee Schneider and Fohlenhofs Rock’N Rose won the World Cup Grand Prix Saturday with compatriot Benjamin Werndl on Daily Mirror runner-up. Morgan Barbançon of France on Bolero won the CDI3* Grand Prix.

Dorothee and the 14-year-old Hanoverian mare scored 73.674 per cent for the second win in five starts so far this year.

Benjamin Werndl and the 14-year-old Westfalen gelding posted a personal best 72.953 per cent for second place.

Morgan Barbançon and Sir Donnerhall II also posted a personal best 72.109 per cent for third place on the 12-year-old Oldenburg stallion. Morgan, who rode for Spain at the 2012 Olympics, switched in April this year to ride for France which did not send a dressage team to the Tryon World Games earlier this month.

Morgan on Bolero won the CDI3* Grand Prix on a score of 69.065 per cent, the first Big Tour victory for the pair.

Dorothee and Quadriga’s Don Cismo placed second on 68.761 per cent.

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