Beatriz Ferrer-Salat & Delgado Narrowly Win Saumur CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle Over Holland’s Marlies van Baalen & Ben Johnson

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Beatriz Ferrer-Salat and Delgado. File photo. © Ken Braddick/dressage-news.com

SAUMUR, France, May 4, 2019–Spain’s Beatriz Ferrer-Salat and Delgado narrowly won the CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle Saturday with Marlies van Baalen of the Netherlands on Ben Johnson posting a personal best score for runner-up.

Beatriz and the 18-year-old Westfalen gelding that have partnered at Olympics, World Equestrian Games and European Championships scored 77.525% for the win, a day after taking the Grand Prix in the pair’s first CDI this year.

Marlies and Ben Johnson, a 13-year-old KWPN gelding starting the second year at Grand Prix, scored 77.350% for second. Three of the five judges placed the pair first while two gave the nod to Beatriz and Delgado.

Great Britain’s Gareth Hughes on Classic Briolinca was third on 76.550%.

Results:

CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle

Judges-E: Natacha WADDELL-BRA H: Sandrine Trimborn-FRA C: Jean-Michel Roudier-FRA M: Adriaan Hamoen-NED B: Kjell Myhre-NOR

Pl.  Num Horse Rider Nat. E H C M B Total
1. 705 DELGADO Beatriz FERRER-SALAT
ESP
75.375
(4.)
80.125
(1.)
79.500
(1.)
76.375
(2.)
76.250
(2.)
77.525
2. 731 BEN JOHNSON Marlies VAN BAALEN
NED
78.625
(1.)
74.875
(3.)
76.375
(2.)
80.375
(1.)
76.500
(1.)
77.350
3. 723 CLASSIC BRIOLINCA Gareth HUGHES
GBR
78.000
(2.)
79.375
(2.)
74.000
(3.)
75.875
(3.)
75.500
(3.)
76.550
4. 730 DON BRAVOUR Geert Jan RAATELAND
NED
75.750
(3.)
73.375
(4.)
72.375
(6.)
72.375
(7.)
73.250
(4.)
73.425
5. 728 EVITO Lucie LOUWS
NED
74.750
(5.)
71.375
(7.)
73.000
(5.)
72.750
(6.)
73.125
(5.)
73.000
6. 729 BOSTON STH Denise NEKEMAN
NED
71.250
(8.)
72.625
(5.)
73.750
(4.)
74.375
(4.)
71.875
(6.)
72.775
7. 722 INTO THE BLUE Louise Anne BELL
GBR
72.000
(7.)
72.500
(6.)
71.375
(8.)
74.375
(4.)
70.750
(7.)
72.200
8. 702 INTERMEZZO VAN HET MEERDAALHOF Domien MICHIELS
BEL
72.125
(6.)
70.000
(9.)
70.125
(9.)
70.250
(9.)
69.625
(8.)
70.425
9. 727 BAROLO Kazuki SADO
JPN
70.250
(9.)
67.875
(10.)
72.125
(7.)
71.250
(8.)
68.750
(10.)
70.050
10. 732 LA GESSE SULTAO MENEZES Carlos PINTO
POR
68.750
(10.)
70.375
(8.)
69.875
(10.)
66.375
(11.)
69.625
(8.)
69.000
11. 710 FANGARIFAU Charlotte CHALVIGNAC
FRA
66.625
(11.)
67.125
(11.)
68.625
(12.)
65.875
(12.)
64.125
(12.)
66.475
12. 726 ESPOIRE Dane RAWLINS
IRL
64.250
(12.)
63.750
(12.)
69.000
(11.)
66.875
(10.)
61.000
(13.)
64.975
13. 712 ONYX BELLE ERRANCE Geraldine DIDERONFRA
FRA
61.000
(13.)
62.500
(13.)
64.875
(13.)
62.750
(13.)
65.125
(11.)
63.250