CHIO Aachen, Germany june 29 - july 8

Ijsbrand Chardon and Piet Raijmakers claim first place in the Tank & Rast Jump & Drive ahead of the Swiss team comprising of Pius Schwizer and Ulrich Werner. Boyd Exell and Sheik ali al Thani in third place.

That was super, totally exciting,” said a joyous Piet Raijmaker after jumping clear with his horse Van Schijndel’s Lys Platiere and speeding round the obstable course in the carriage of his fellow-countryman, Ijsbrand Chardon.

In the front the Swedish Warmblood Isovlas Paganini (born 1994 by Falleur out of Pienza (5) 21779 by Trofé-Lambert, breeder Birgitta Larsson) and Isovlas Tango (born 1996 by Bolero out of Nefertite 22919 by Ceylon-Herkules, breeder Inger Utzon).