Charlotte Dujardin & Alive and Kicking Win Hickstead CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle by Whopping Margin

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Charlotte Dujardin on Alive and Kicking. © 2024 Sportfotos-Lafrentz.de

HICKSTEAD, England, May 11, 2024–Charlotte Dujardin and Alive and Kicking won the All England Dressage Festival CDI3* Grand Prix Freestyle Saturday by a whopping margin in the pair’s first Big Tour musical performance.

Charlotte and the 10-year-old Westfalen mare that she owns with her coach, Carl Hester, and Ulrike Bachinger scored 82.350% for the victory. The British duo placed second on a personal best score to Charlotte on Imhotep in the Grand Prix.

Charlotte began competing Alive and Kicking two months ago and this was only their third CDI.

Caroline Chew of Singapore on Blue Hors Zatchmo, the 15-year-old Oldenburg stallion she began competing at Wellington’s 2023 Global Dressage Festival, was runner-up on 74.940%.

Britain’s Andrew Gould on Genie, 13-year-old KWPN stallion, was third on 74.345%.

Results:
1) Charlotte Dujardin, GBR – Alive And Kicking 82.350
2) Caroline Chew, SGP – Blue Hors Zatchmo 74.940
3) Andrew Gould, GBR – Genie 74.345
4) Theodora Livanos, GRE – Robinvale 74.150
5) Jayden Brown, AUS – Willingapark Sky Diamond 70.935
6) Louise Anne Bell, GBR – Into The Blue 69.965
7) Thomas Goode, GBR – Furstenrausch PS 69.350
8) Kimberley Siddorn, GBR – Dutch Class 69.190
9) Emma Hindle, GBR – Rosmarin 67.970
10) Daniel Watson, GBR – Aster Berlin 67.505
11) Anu Sironen, FIN – San Quelle 66.775
12) Sophia Doheny, IRL – Enrico 65.975
13) Daniel Greenwood, GBR – Chevalier O 64.825