VILAMOURA CHAMPIONS TOUR – WEEK 1

With the horses arriving in Portugal in good form, this Vilamoura campaign got off to a fine start.

David and Caluna Z7th in the 3* 1.35, he and Kurly V/D Gorten 14th in the 3* 1.40 on Wednesday. 

On Thursday it was time for the rest of the team to get into the actions, Graham and Calacas D Aubigny jumped clear in the 3* 1.30, while Antonia and Marvin van de Waterhoeve were clear in the 3* 1.40. David also had some super rounds to finish 13th in the 3* 1.45 aboard Foudre F and a tidy clear with Team V Prague’s 7-year-old, Namaco Vant Keldertje. 

Friday saw a repeat of Thursday’s success – Graham and Calacas D Aubigny again clear in the 3* 1.30, while and Antonia and Marvin jumped clear in the 3* 1.45 ranking. Graham also introduced Fashion Prince to the Francisco Moura arena – jumping clear in the 3* 1.45 on Saturday. 

 

On Sunday, David and Caluna Z were 6th in the 3* 1.30 Accumulator with Antonia recording a super round for just one down in the same class with Amigo before going on to an even more impressive 8th place finish in the 3* Grand Prix with Marvin.