The 5-year old Santo Dottore and the 6-year old Avangarde de Lus claimed the trophies in the Bundeschampionate qualification classes at the regional show in Böblinge, Germany on Sunday 8 May 2016. Only fourteen horses in total competed in the two L and M-level dressage horse classes.
Katrin Burger and the Oldenburg bred Santo Dottore (by Sir Donnerhall x Rubinstein) dominated the 5-year old division and claimed top honour with a winning score of 8.2. Two horses tied in second place with 8.1.: Nicole Casper's licensed stallion Topas (by Totilas x Sandro Hit) and Christina Boos' Blickfang HC (by Belissimo M x Brentano II).
In the 6-year old division Christiane Schröder landed first spot on the Oldenburg bred Avangarde de Lus (by Ampere x Rubin Royal). The dup, which also competes in Switzerland, scored 7.6 for first place. Katharina Haufele and Edelstain (by Edward x Fürst Heinrich) were second with 7.40.
Results - 2016 Bundeschampionate Qualifier - Böblingen
- 1. Katrin Burger - Santo Dottore OLD (by Sir Donnerhall I / Rubinstein) - 8.20
- 2. Nicole Casper - Topas (by Totilas / Sandro Hit) - 8.10
- 2. Christina Boos - Blickfang HC (by Belissimo M / Brentano II) - 8.10
- 4. Katrin Burger - Viva Musica (by Vitalis / Fürst Piccolo) - 8.00
- 4. Andrea Dlugos - Faris Girl (by Fürstenball / Rubin-Royal) - 8.00
- 6. Nicola Haug - Feriado (by Fabregas / Riccione) - 7.50
- 7. Anica Eckstein-Unger - Lord Blackwood (by Lord Leopold / Don Gregory) - 7.20
- 8. Carde Meyer - Surabaya M (by San Amour) - 7.10
- 9. Katja Galmbacher - Schick und Schön (by So What a Feeling / Wolkenstein II) - 7.00
- 1. Christiane Schröder - Avangarde de Lus (by Ampere x Rubin Royal) - 7.60
- 2. Katharina Häufele - Edelstain (by Edward / Fürst Heinrich) - 7.40
- 3. Hans-Peter Bauer - Ballantine's 5 (by Benetton Dream / Sandro Hit) - 7.10
- 4. Mara Müller - Sir Diego R (by Sommertraum / Wolkentanz II) - 6.90
- 5. Nicola Haug - Saro Hi (by Sirtaki / Florestan) - 6.50
Eurodressage Coverage of the 2016 Bundeschampionate