The 5-year old Davey CM and the 6-year old Royal Side became the winners of the Bundeschampionate qualification classes held at the regional show at Hof Bettenrode in Germany, on Friday 6 July 2018.
Ten combinations contested the 5-year old class and Tanja Fischer grabbed the trophy aboard Klaus Crone-Munzebrock's Oldenburg gelding Davey CM (by Dimaggio x Sir Donnerhall). They scored 8 for walk, 9 for trot, and 8.5 for canter, submission and general impression to finish on an 8.5 total for the victory. Hubertus Schmidt and Gut Neuenhof's Hanoverian stallion Vainqueur (by Vivaldi x Rubioso N) were second with 8.4. The chestnut got 7.5 for walk, 9 for trot, and 8.5 for canter, submission and general impression.
Eight pairs rode the M-level dressage horse test for 6-year olds and Lukas Fischer topped the board on Helmut von Fircks' Hanoverian stallion Royal Side (by Royal Classic x Riverside) with 8.2. The chestnut stallion got 8.5 for walk, 8 for trot, canter and submission and 8.5 for general impression. Ilsemarie Berkenbusch and Gestut Greim's Hanoverian mare Dakota (by Diamond Hit x Londonderry) finished second with 7.7. The mare got 8 for walk and canter and 7.5 for trot, submission and general impression.
Results - 2018 Bundeschampionate Qualifier - Hof Bettenrode
- 11 Tanja Fischer - Davey CM (by Dimaggio / Sir Donnerhall) - 8.5
- 2 Hubertus Schmidt - Vainqueur (by Vivaldi / Rubioso N) - 8.4
- 3 Shereena Satzer - Descando (by Diamond Hit / Florestan) - 8.1
- 4 Lukas Fischer - Baron von Nymphenburg (by Bordeaux (NLD) / Spielberg) - 8
- 5 Svenja Bachmann - Lisbeth (by Londontime / Don Frederico) - 7.4
- 5 Julia Kay - Sir Napoleon vom Rosenhof (by Sir Donnerhall) - 7.4
- 7 Marion Loew - Fürst Salomon (by Fürstenball / Sandro Song) - 7.2
- 8 Eckhard Wahlers - Martinez (by Millennium / Laurentio) - 7
- 9 Ina Tempel - Rose de Flores T (by Rubinio B / Sandro Hit) - 6.9
- 10 Mara Berghäuser - D'Espero (by De Niro x Sion) - 6.3
- 1 Lukas Fischer - Royal Side (by Royal Classic / Riverside) - 8.2
- 2 Ilsemarie Berkenbusch - Dakota (by Diamond Hit / Londonderry ) - 7.7
- 3 Helen Hachmeister - Florissimo (by Foundation / Edelmann) - 7.6
- 4 Ilsemarie Berkenbusch - Rhonda (by Decamerone / Rubinstein) - 7.5
- 5 Matthias Klatt - Die Landlust K (by Destano / Londonderry) - 7.4
- 6 Ivan Nieto Sanchez - Sacre Fleur (by Scolari / Ducello) - 7.3
- 7 Matthias Klatt - Finnic Royal K (by Floriscount / Londonderry) - 7.1
- 8 Ina Tempel - Friedrich T (by Fidertanz / Sandro Hit) - 6.7
Eurodressage coverage of the 2018 Bundeschampionate