The winners of the weekend
Beezie Madden won the New York World Cup stage with Garrant (Warrant), ahead of Karl Cook on Caillou (Casall) and Kathy Dinan on Brego R'NB (Narmelus R).
Virginie Thonon won the Bonheiden Grand Prix*** with High Tech de Septon (Del Pierro P&B), ahead of Maxime Harmegnies on Easy Boy (Tangelo vd Zuuthoeve), while Dieter Vermeiren completed a 100% Belgian podium on Kingstone Town 111 Z (Kashmir van't Schuttershof).
Pius Schwizer left his French competitors in his wake by winning the Grand Prix*** of Mâcon Chaintré on Cortney Cox (Carlo), ahead of Timothée Anciaume on Isabeau (Winningmood vd Aarenberg) and Hugo Breul on Utahmano Alu (Mylord Carthago).
It was an event that was marred by Romain Duguet’s unfortunate accident with his 9-year-old mare, Cirby, who couldn’t be saved.
Nisse Lüneburg won her second stage of the Riders Tour at the Grand Prix*** in Padderborn with Luca Toni (Lord Z), ahead of Mario Stevens on Landano (Lord Pezi) and Patrick Stühlmeyer on Paul Schockemoehle's stallion, Varihoka du Temple (Luigy d'Amaury).