Sweden’s Patrik Kittel Rides Forever Young to Personal Best Score to Win Hagen CDI4* Grand Prix Freestyle

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Patrik Kittel riding Forever Young HRH. File photo. © Pelle Wedenmark/DRESSAGE-NEWS.com

HAGEN, Germany, Sept. 23, 2023–Sweden’s Patrik Kittel rode Forever Young HRH to a personal best score to win the CDI4* Grand Prix Freestyle Saturday.

Patrik and the 11-year-old Westfalen mare scored 81.665% for the first victory since July 2022.

Fabienne Müller-Lütkemeier of Germany on the 12-year-old Westfalen mare Valencia AS was runner-up on 78.080%, also a personal best.

Compatriot Bianca Nowag-Aulenbrock in the first Big Tour musical performance on Queolito, 11-year-old Hanoverian gelding, was third on 77.595%.

Germany’s Frederic Wandres on Quizmaster FRH won the Intermediate 1 on 73.206%. The pair captured the Prix St. Georges earlier.

Results:

CDI4* Grand Prix Freestyle
Rank Competitor Score E H C M B
1.
Patrik Kittel (SWE)
Forever Young HRH
81.665% 82.275 85.750 80.850 80.000 79.450
2.
Fabienne Müller-Lütkemeier (GER)
Valencia AS
78.080% 81.750 79.125 78.525 76.250 74.750
3.
Bianca Nowag-Aulenbrock (GER)
Queolito
77.595% 78.325 79.175 78.125 76.800 75.550
4.
Charlotte Defalque (BEL)
Botticelli
77.250% 75.475 78.000 79.175 76.350 77.250
5.
Larissa Pauluis (BEL)
First-Step Valentin
75.885% 75.275 76.850 73.100 76.600 77.600
6.
Tinne Vilhelmson Silfvén (SWE)
Devanto
75.565% 77.050 77.000 74.750 75.025 74.000
7.
Caroline Darcourt (SWE)
Lord Django
74.835% 74.350 75.875 76.175 74.000 73.775
8.
Jorinde Verwimp (BEL)
Charmer
74.335% 74.775 74.500 75.600 72.875 73.925
9.
Diana Porsche (AUT)
Douglas
73.040% 71.100 74.300 73.825 73.025 72.950
10.
Renderson Silva De Oliveira (BRA)
Fogoso Campline
72.895% 72.650 72.500 73.475 74.175 71.675
11.
Theodora Livanos (GRE)
Robinvale
71.865% 71.700 71.000 74.500 69.500 72.625
12.
Caroline Chew (SGP)
Blue Hors Zatchmo
71.690% 71.550 70.500 73.550 71.225 71.625
13.
Young-Shik Hwang (KOR)
Delmonte 7
70.430% 70.300 70.850 70.050 68.700 72.250
14.
Mirelle van Kemenade-Witlox (NED)
Siebenstein
69.035% 69.875 69.500 67.875 68.075 69.850
15.
João Pedro Moreira (POR)
Escobello
67.745% 62.525 70.625 68.900 68.750 67.925
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