David Marcus Sweeps Freestyle, Special, Grand Prix With Chrevi’s Capital & Don Kontes at Rockwood CDI3*

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David Marcus and Chrevi's Capital. © Ken Braddick/dressage-news.com
David Marcus and Chrevi’s Capital. © Ken Braddick/dressage-news.com

ROCKWOOD, Ontario, June 15–Olympian David Marcus rode his London Games mount, Chrevi’s Capital, to the win the Grand Prix Freestyle and claimed the Special with Don Kontes at the Angelstone International CDI3* Saturday their first competition in Canada in a year.

David and Chrevi’s Capital, a 13-year-old Danish Warmblood gelding (Chrevi’s Lavallo x Weinberg) won the Freestyle on 72.725 per cent with his Olympic team mate Jacqueline Brooks and D Niro second on 72.325 per cent and Simone Williams and Wuner Ein in third on 65.850 per cent.

David and Don Kontes took the Grand Prix Special on 67.938 per cent. Evi Strasser on Rennaisance Tyme was second on 66.667 per cent and Megan Lane on Caravella was third on 66.583 per cent.

The U.S.-born rider and Chrevi’s Capital scored 69.809 per cent for the win in the Grand Prix Friday with Jacqueline Brooks and D Niro second on 67.511 per cent and David riding Don Kontes third on 66.617 per cent.

Since the Olympics in London last summer, David has competed Chrevi’s Capital on the East Coast of the United States and Florida’s winter circuit before this show.

This is one of only two CDIs ranked at 3* or higher in Canada scheduled for 2013, the same number as 2012. No World Cup events are scheduled for the second year in a row although Canada is a member of the North American League along with the United States.

Results:

Grand Prix Freestyle
E: Lang – AUT H: Hillier – HUN C: Clarke – GBR M: Saleh – FRA B: Foy – USA
Rider Nation Horse E % H % C % M % B % T % Pl.
Marcus, David CAN Chevri’s Capital 72.000% 68.750% 73.875% 74.000% 75.000% 72.725% 1
Brooks, Jacqueline M. CAN D Niro 70.750% 72.375% 72.000% 74.625% 71.875% 72.325% 2
Williams, Simone CAN Wunder Ein 65.000% 63.500% 65.625% 66.625% 68.500% 65.850% 3
Jensen, Stephanie CAN Addiction 63.000% 61.125% 65.375% 64.750% 64.625% 63.775% 4
Grand Prix Special
E: Clarke – GBR H: Hillier – HUN C: Lang – AUT M: Saleh – FRA B: Foy – USA
Rider Nation Horse E % H % C % M % B % T % Pl.
Marcus, David CAN Don Kontes 65.938% 70.208% 68.750% 66.875% 67.917% 67.938% 1
Strasser, Evi CAN Rennaisance Tyme 68.021% 65.208% 67.188% 67.813% 65.104% 66.667% 2
Lane, Megan CAN Caravella 68.854% 65.729% 65.417% 66.354% 66.563% 66.583% 3
Vander Ploeg, Gary CAN Degas 66.146% 65.104% 65.417% 65.833% 63.438% 65.188% 4
MacLachlan, Nancy CAN Deniros Tyme 63.958% 66.354% 63.750% 63.542% 63.021% 64.125% 5
Irwin, Jaimey CAN Lindor’s Finest 0.000% 0.000% 0.000% 0.000% 0.000% 0.000% 0
Grand Prix
E: Hillier – HUN H: Lang – AUT C: Clarke – GBR M: Saleh – FRA B: Macartney – CAN
Rider Nation Horse E % H % C % M % B % T % Pl.
Marcus, David CAN Chevri’s Capital 68.723% 69.894% 70.851% 68.723% 70.851% 69.809% 1
Brooks, Jacqueline M. CAN D Niro 66.596% 65.638% 67.340% 67.553% 70.426% 67.511% 2
Marcus, David CAN Don Kontes 64.362% 67.979% 67.128% 67.766% 65.851% 66.617% 3
Strasser, Evi CAN Rennaisance Tyme 64.362% 64.574% 67.979% 66.064% 65.532% 65.702% 4
MacLachlan, Nancy CAN Deniros Tyme 62.234% 66.915% 70.000% 62.021% 64.149% 65.064% 5
Lane, Megan CAN Caravella 63.298% 65.000% 66.596% 64.894% 64.468% 64.851% 6
Vander Ploeg, Gary CAN Degas 60.957% 66.277% 68.830% 63.936% 64.043% 64.809% 7
Williams, Simone CAN Wunder Ein 63.830% 64.043% 67.234% 62.872% 61.596% 63.915% 8
Jensen, Stephanie CAN Addiction 59.362% 61.170% 61.702% 61.170% 61.915% 61.064% 9