Friday, 30 January 2015 CSI3* CSI1* CSIYH1* GHPC

Dancing Queen Z is GLOCK’s Youngster Tour winner

At the end of the second day of the tournament at the GLOCK HORSE PERFORMANCE CENTER on Friday evening, 32 promising young horses aged from seven to eight galloped round the GLOCK’s Youngster Tour course over 1.30 m.

After taking seventeenth place the day before, Alex Duffy (IRL) positioned his seven-year-old mare Dancing Queen Z (Dulf van De Bisschop x Quintessence Z) as today's big winner. “I didn't expect to win, but she is very fast and easy to turn. I am completely satisfied with her” said Alex Duffy in praise of his upcoming youngster.

Also the seven-year-old gelding Fischerdaily Impressed (Cartani x Elcaro) showed a strong performance under the saddle of the Olympic Winner, World and European eventing Champion Michael Jung (GER), with second place (0/28.72). Yesterday as today, Marco Kutscher (GER) guided his eight-year-old Holsteiner stallion Quadros (Quidam de Revel x Corrado I) in 29.67 seconds to third place without any faults.

Domestic placings were achieved by Jürgen Krackow (S) on the eight-year-old mare Zaubermond von Contact Me (0/32.91), as well as by Stefanie Bistan (NÖ) with her seven-year-old Canturo youngster Campino 457 (0/33.57).

Int. jumping competition in 2 phases, 1.30 m

1. Dancing Queen Z - Duffy, Alex (IRL) 0/27.60 sec
2. Fischerdaily Impressed - Jung, Michael (GER) 0/28.72 sec
3. Quadros - Kutscher, Marco (GER) 0/29.67 sec
4. Cheese W Z - Allen, Bertram (IRL) 0/29.78 sec
5. Larbraker - Coata, Simone (ITA) 0/31.15 sec
6. Dino - Kontio, Anna-Julia (FIN) 0/32.58 sec
7. Claire de Lune - Schmid, Maximilian (GER) 0/32.77 sec
8. Zaubermond - Krackow, Jürgen (AUT/S) 0/32.91 sec
9. Idealist v.d.Molendreef - Mallat, Maiju (FIN) 0/33.52 sec
10.Campino 457 - Bistan, Stefanie (AUT/NÖ) 0/33.57 sec
11.Charmeur - Aufrecht, Pia-Luise (GER) 0/33.82 sec
12.Arkol - Whitaker, William (GBR) 0/34.31 sec
Link to results

Dancing Queen Z stood out impressively in the GLOCK’s Youngster Tour under the saddle of Alex Duffy (IRL) © Michael Rzepa

Fischerdaily Impressed lived up to his name and gained second place with his rider Michael Jung (GER) in the GLOCK’s Youngster Tour. © Michael Rzepa

Marco Kutscher (GER) piloted Quadros to third place in the GLOCK’s Youngster Tour. © Michael Rzepa

The adorable mare Zaubermond jumped to eighth place under the saddle of Jürgen Krackow (AUT/S) in the GLOCK’s Youngster Tour. © Michael Rzepa

A Great performance was delivered by Campino 457 and his rider Stefanie Bistan (AUT/NÖ). They rode to tenth place in the GLOCK’s Youngster Tour. © Michael Rzepa.

This is how GLOCK’s Youngster Tour Winners look: Alex Duffy (IRL) and his Dancing Queen Z. © Nini Schäbel