Niels Bruynseels (BEL) and the Italian bred mare Lady Cracotte blasted away the competition in a sizzling final CSI5* 1.55m class of the Longines Global Champions Tour of Rome. Bruynseels took a convincing win in Italy’s capital city, a full two seconds faster than the rest of the world-class field in a racy jump-off, second going to Bertram Allen (IRL) […]
Die Würdenträger der Stadt haben von Beginn an die Longines Global Champions Tour als „außergewöhnliches Schaufenster“ für Rom begrüßt. Giovanni Malago sprach von der großen Bedeutung des Debüt der GCT, die Rom der ganzen Welt vom 21. – 24. September 2017 als Gastgeber des Pferdesports zeigt.
Great Britain’s Ben Maher and Explosion W, one of the most phenomenal combinations in show jumping today, were declared LGCT Champion of 2018 in a fairytale ending to their blazing 2018 season. The Olympic gold medallist Ben and Poden Farms’ extraordinary Expolsion W have dominated the individual championship this year and not only won the Longines Global Champions Tour Grand […]
An edge-of-the-seat GCL cliffhanger saw series leaders London Knights clinging on to pole position in the overall championship with Miami Celtics propelled into third place after a spectacular victory in Rome. The electrifying competition came down to the wire as the front-runners Prague Lions suffered a major setback when Swedish champion Peder Fredricson’s star horse Hansson WL dramatically refused a […]
Prague Lions’ Peder Fredricson and Anna Kellnerova roared to pole position in a high drama GCL Rome first round, with the Championship ranking set for a potential shakeup ahead of the finals in Doha. The ferocious title battle between ranking leaders London Knights and Valkenswaard United took a dramatically unexpected turn, after United scored one of their worst results of […]
The 15th leg on the 2018 Longines Global Champions Tour calendar sees eight out of the top ten in the LGCT ranking head to Italy’s capital city of Rome. With the championship pressure intensifying, and anticipation mounting, Rome marks the penultimate leg of the 2018 season fight, as all eyes look towards the all-important finals in Doha, Qatar. With just […]
Delestre Wraps Up Rome with Turbo-Charged Win Simon Delestre (FRA) and Chesall Zimequest powered to a turbo-charged win at the final day of the Longines Global Champions Tour of Rome, beating a world-class field to finish a four-day spectacle of show jumping.
Rom – Marcus Ehning auf Platz drei im Großen Preis Letzte Etappe der Global Champions Tour vor dem Finale in Doha Im bekannten Stadio dei Marmi, dem Marmorstadion von Rom, gingen die Aktiven bei der 14. und letzten Etappe der Global Champions Tour vor ihrem Jahresfinale in Doha/Katar an den Start. Marcus Ehning (Borken) und der westfälische Hengst Funky Fred […]
Harrie Declared 2017 Champion In Historic LGCT Victory Harrie Smolders (NED) has dramatically won the 2017 Longines Global Champions Tour title making history with victory before the final leg has even played out. The Flying Dutchman declared “it feels great” and said he was “really, really honoured” as he celebrated following a spectacular Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix of […]
Diamonds Extend Lead As GCL Championship Goes Down to the Wire Hamburg Diamonds doubled their lead over arch rivals Valkenswaard United at the Global Champions League in Rome as the 2017 team championship goes down to the wire in November’s final in Qatar. The formidable duo of Harrie Smolders and Eric Lamaze were the epitome of grace under pressure keeping […]
High Drama at GCL Rome As Valkenswaard United Keep Championship Dream Alive A high drama first round of the Global Champions League of Rome has thrown the Championship title wide open, after Valkenswaard United secured pole position with the only team double clear of the day.