Nicole Kirschnick and the Hanoverian mare Donna Rica were the winners of the Bundeschampionate qualification class held at the regional show jumping competition in Redefin, Germany, on Saturday 10 May 2014. Judged by Cornelia Hinsch, Peter Olsson and Dorthe Fischer, the M-level dressage horse test featured 11 combinations in total.
Kirschnick and Dr. Thomas Schnelle's black mare Donna Rica (by Don Frederico x Weltmeyer) finished first with 8.1, scoring 8.5 for walk and trot, 8.0 for canter, 7.5 for submission and 8.0 for general impression.
Tessa Frank and Helmut von Fircks' Westfalian gelding Nymphenburgs Carissimo (by Caretinox Lavaletto) steered into second position with a total of 8.0, earning 7.5 for walk, 8.0 for trot, 8.5 for canter, and 8.0 for submission and general impression.
Klaus Schrader and Irina Dietrich's black Oldenburg gelding San Coco di Amore (by San Amour x Cheenook) slotted in third with 7.6, a score not high enough to qualify for the Bundeschampionate as 8.0 or higher is the mandatory criterium. The black gelding received 7.5 for walk, 8 for trot and canter, 7.0 for submission and 7.5 for general impression.
Results - 2014 Bundeschampionate Qualifier - Redefin
- 1. Nicole Kirschnick - Donna Rica (by Don Frederico x Weltmeuer) - 8.1
- 2. Tessa Frank - Nymphenburgs Carissimo (by Caretino x Lavaletto) - 8.0
- 3. Klaus Schrader - San Coco di Amore (by San Amour x Cheenook) - 7.60
- 4. Matthias Rath - Sarahani (by Serano Gold x Cartier) - 7.5
- 5. Anna Lena Kracht - Kaisertanz (by Kaiserkult x Weltmeyer) - 7.40
- 5. Helen Langehanenberg - Annabelle (by Conteur x Linaro) -7.40
- 7. Kathleen Keller - Humperdinck (by Hofrat x Wie Weltmeyer) - 7.30
- 7. Anna Lena Kracht - San Giorgius (by San Amour x Carismo) - 7.30
- 7. Sophie Ludewig - Escudo (by Ehrenpreis x Feinsinn) - 7.30
- 10. Rebecca Horstmann - Friend of mine (by For Compliment x Rubinstein) - 7.20
- 11. Magdalena Preisler - Dancing Paul (by De Chirico x Lorentin I) - 6.90
Eurodressage Coverage of the 2014 Bundeschampionate