Sweden’s Jacob Noerby Soerensen & Romeo Win Kunkiai World Cup Grand Prix on Personal Best Score

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KUNKIAI, Lithuania, May 22, 2021–Sweden’s Jacob Noerby Soerensen and Moegelbjergs Romeo posted a personal best score to win the World Cup Grand Prix Saturday, and the rider also placed third on Sheeran in a Swedish sweep of the top three spots.

Jacob and the 11-year-old Danish Warmblood stallion scored 71.957% for the win in only the third competition for the partnership in the past 19 months due to the coronavirus. The previous high score for the pair was 70.761% set two years ago.

Minna Telde on Praestemarkens Quatero was second on 71.543% in the horse’s Big Tour debut. Quatero was competed at Small Tour by Heather Blitz of the United States in 2017 and 2018, logging 10 victories in 12 CDI starts at Florida’s Global Dressage Festival and in Tryon, North Carolina.

Jacob on Sheeran scored 69.413% for third.

Results:

World Cup Grand Prix

Judges: E: Natallia Rubashko-BLR H: Jacques Van Daele-BEL C: Elke Ebert M: Eva-Maria Vint-Warmington-EST B: Eugenio Rovida-ITA

Place Rider Horse  Sex / Studbook / Color / Born / Sire x Dam sire / Breeder / Owner E H C M B
1 Moegelbjergs Romeo  Stallion / DWB / Bay / 2010 / Blue Hors Rush Hour x Blue Hors Don Romantic / Jytte & Hans Knudsen / Gunnarlunda, Patricia Laustsen Florin 70.217   2 72.283   2 71.957    1 71.630    2 73.696    1 71.957
2 Praestemarkens Quatero  Gelding / DWB / Chestnut / 2009 / Quaterback x Rohdiamant / Inger Recht / Heather Blitz, Ekeslund Holding Ab 68.043   5 72.935    1 71.848   2 73.261    1 71.630    2 71.543
3 Sheeran  Gelding / OLDBG / Bay / 2011 / Sir Donnerhall x Johnson TN / Walter Hinrichs / Bjarke Laustsen 70.652    1 68.043   4 68.478   4 68.261    4 71.630    2 69.413
4 Aachen  Gelding / OLDBG / Bay / 2011 / Ampere x Sunny-Boy / / Alisa Glinka 68.696   3 66.630   5 68.913   3 69.348    3 68.152    4 68.348
5 Dixiland  Gelding / HOLST / Bay / 2007 / Dolany x Loutano / Walter Huntenburg / Norrehe Dressage Stable Ab 66.739   6 69.130    3 66.304   5 67.935    5 65.217     7 67.065
6 Donna Anna  Mare / ESH / Chestnut / 2008 / Blue Hors Don Schufro x Heslegards Weltmeister / Liivaku Stables / Dina Ellermann, Ellermann 66.304   7 65.978    6 65.217    7 67.174     6 66.848    5 66.304
7 Jack Daniel’ S  Gelding / RHEIN / Dark / 2013 / Charmeur x Rock Forever / Claudia Kieffer / Sandra Sysojeva 68.587   4 64.348   8 63.370   9 65.543    7 62.500   10 64.870
Not placed
8 Denzel  Gelding / HANN / Chestnut / 2002 / Don Frederico x Wonderland / Doepke, Joerg / Anna Von Wendt 64.087   8 64.304   9 65.283   6 64.739    8 64.196   8 64.522
9 Capito Queen  Mare / / Bay / 2012 / Capito King x Plain’s Libarator / / Ludmila Shchemenok 62.174  10 64.674   7 64.348   8 61.413    11 65.652    6 63.652
10 Sir Fashion  Stallion / RHEIN / Dark Bay / 2006 / Sir Donnerhall x Rosenkavalier / Kretz, Hermann, Straelen / Björkboda Bruksgård 63.804   9 61.087   11 61.413   11 63.478   10 64.022   9 62.761
11 Landy’s Akvarel  Mare / ESH / Bay / 2003 / Landcruiser x Noble Champion / Nathalie & Stephane Lieure-Garchey / Dina Ellermann & Genofen 57.283   12 61.630  10 63.261   10 63.804   9 59.565   12 61.109
12 Bavaras  Gelding / / Dark / 2008 / Baitas Plius x Verdenas / / Raimonda Palionyte 57.391   11 59.457  12 59.457   12 57.174   12 60.217   11 58.739