Millie Allen wins in Eschweiler


At Eschweiler, Germany, run by British International showjumper Helena Stormanns [nee Dickinson], Brits took a one-two in the Ladies. Millie Allen and the Tenerife VDL/No Limit 10-year-old Brooklyn 28 headed the class with 0.74 sec over Aimee Jones on Lilly 483, a Lordanos 10-year-old.

Geoff Billington was third in the 3* speed class held under floodlights on Catino pictured), a Cartogran/Lauriston nine-year-old. Geoff also claimed eighth spot in the CSI3* Masters on the El Bundy 11-year-old ELO, just ahead of Laura Renwick’s former ride Oz De Breve, now ridden by Sweden’s Evelina Tovek.

British-based Lucinda Roche riding for Ireland took fourth in the Auto Conen 1* gold tour on Hebe Van’t Palmenhof, a Darco nine-year-old, and Aimee was fifth on the Uccello seven-year-old Ultravox II.

And Aimee also took fourth on the Naples/Ramiro 12-year-old Never Last in the European Youngster Cup for under 25 competitors with Millie Allen tenth on the Balou Du Rouet/Quick Star stallion Balou Star.

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Results: CSI 3* MASTERS – 1, Ireland’s Jonathan Gordon/Fellini 131 0 58.99; 8, Geoff Billington/ELO 0 64.58; 13, Sharon Quigley/Adermie 52 0 68.54; 25, Robert Whitaker/Ballantines K 4 67.88. SPEED – 1, Australia’s James Paterson Robinson/Riboy D’alimat 0 57.99; 3, Geoff Billington/Catino 0 63.63. CSI1* AUTO CONEN GOLD TOUR – 1, Estonia’s Renek Rosenberg/Helios De Muze 0/0 24.30; 5, Aimee Jones/Ultravox II 0/0 25.39; 18, Isabelle George/Jaliska Van De Heide 0/0 27.83; 28, William Maxwell/Titan 0/0 29.97; 31, Jenna Palmer Evans/Cocoa 0/0 31.95. DIAMOND TOUR SPEED – 1, Australia’s James Paterson Robinson/Ronaldo De La Pomme 0 51.35; 23, Geoff Billington/Uforia JX 0 59.74. EUROPEAN YOUNGSTER CUP UDER 25 – 1, Germany’s Philip Houston/Kannella 0 54.57; 4, Aimee Jones/Never Last 0 57.67; 10, Millie Allen/Balou Star 0/0 59.98. LADIES – 1, Millie Allen/Brooklyn 28 0 54.55; 2, Aimee Jones/Lilly 483 0 55.29; 14, Jenna Palmer Evans/Casalla Z 0 63.23; 18, Lucinda Roche/Lucky Caros 1 66.98; 22, Maja Burnell/Crona CR 4 55.45.

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