Carola Koppelmann and Rubinio were the winners of the Bundeschampionate class in Haftenkamp, Germany. This year only 6-year old dressage horses were able to qualify for the Bundeschampionate at the Haftenkamp Rider Days in Haftenkamp, north Germany, on May 15-16, 2009.
Carola Koppelmann and her new ride Rubinio won the 6-year old division with an 8.2 score. Owned by American Jennifer Hoffmann, Rubinio is a Westfalian licensed stallion by Rubin Royal x Florestan. With this stallion Hoffmann represented the U.S.A. at the World Championships for Young Dressage horses last year.
Katrin Burger and the Oldenburg branded stallion Salazar (by Sandro Hit x Ex Libris) ifnished second. They posted a score of 8.0, good for a ticket to the Finals in Warendorf. Sabine Egbers and the Oldenburg gelding High Noon (by Hohenstein x Sion) landed third place on 7.8.
Photo courtesy: Ruchel
- 1 Rubinio - Koppelmann, Carola- 8.2
- 2 Salazar - Burger,Katrin - 8.0
- 3 High Noon - Egbers,Sabine - 7.8
- 4 Luigi Colani - Egbers,Sabine - 7.7
- 4 Feine Dame - Kampmeyer, Friederike - 7.7
- 6 Friedrich Wilhelm - Raadt,Pieter van der - 7.6
- 7 Burlington - Schürmann,Charlott-Maria - 7.5
- 8 Crystal Flower - Blaume,Denise - 7.3
- 8 Danzarin - Kitzing,Jenny - 7.3
- 8 Utopia H - Vidal,Juan Manuel - 7.3
- 11 Dolores W - Holtkamp-Endemann,Sylla - 7.1
- 12 Hot Chocolate vF - Fircks,Johanna von - 6.5