Denmark’s Cathrine Dufour & Bohemian Post Another Personal Best to Win Herning CDI5* Grand Prix Special

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Cathrine Dufour of Denmark and Bohemian. File photo. © Ken Braddick/dressage-news.com

HERNING, Denmark, Mar. 7, 2020–Cathrine Dufour and Bohemian won the Danish Warmblood Stallion Show CDI5 Grand Prix Special Saturday posting a personal best score for the second day in a row.

The Danish Olympic team rider and the 10-year-old Westfalen gelding were awarded 82.681% for the victory. The score in the Special and the personal best of 83.043% in the Grand Prix were the highest in the Big Tour for Cathrine, including her results on her Olympic mount Cassidy.

Carina Cassøe Krüth and Heiline’s Danciera placed second on 80.106% in only the third Grand Prix CDI for the partnership. Carina and the nine-year-old Danish Warmblood mare that first competed in the young horse division including as a five, six and seven-year-old in world championships.

Daniel Bachmann Andersen and Blue Hors Zepter were third on 78.745% to compete a Danish sweep of the top three places.  

Results:

CDI5* Grand Prix Special

            Judges:     Hans-Christian Matthiesen Susanne Baarup Isobel Wessels Janet Lee Foy Maria Colliander    
Place   Score %   Nat. Athlete Horse     E H C M B   Spectators
1.   82.681   DEN Cathrine Dufour Bohemian     84.362 79.574 83.936 85.000 80.532   82.619 (1)
2.   80.106   DEN Carina Cassøe Krüth Heiline’s Danciera     78.617 79.255 81.277 82.234 79.149   79.162 (2)
3.   78.745   DEN Daniel Bachmann Andersen Blue Hors Zepter     79.468 77.660 80.638 80.638 75.319   77.234 (4)
4.   77.107   ESP Severo Jurado Lopez Fiontini     76.915 76.915 77.660 79.681 74.362   77.748 (3)
5.   75.532   DEN Anders Dahl Fidelio van het Bloemenhof     75.638 74.681 75.851 77.340 74.149   ()
6.   72.553   SWE Michelle Hagman Hassink Chagall H     72.979 71.170 71.915 74.362 72.340   71.371 (6)
7.   70.617   NED Diederik van Silfhout Expression N.O.P.     70.021 71.085 72.362 70.979 68.638   73.004 (5)
8.   68.149   JPN Shingo Hayashi Scolari 4     67.447 67.553 68.723 70.106 66.915   68.744 (8)
9.   66.638   GBR Richard Davison Bubblingh     65.234 66.617 67.149 68.106 66.085   68.245 (9)
9.   66.638   NED Nars Gottmer Dicaprio     66.489 64.894 65.106 70.851 65.851   69.295 (7)