From: July Horse News 2013
Germany Wins In Aachen
The German eventing team had a successful competition in Aachen in the FEI Nations Cup Of Eventing series, extending their lead in the overall standings.
The top class German team consisted of Sandra Auffarth riding Opgun Louvo, Andreas Dibowski riding FRH Butts Leon, Dirk Schrade riding Hop and Skip and Michael Jung riding Halunke FBW, who each performed solid performances to secure the German team victory with a final team score of 134.6 penalty points.
Great Britain were second with a great performance from the highly experienced Tina Cook and Miners Frolic along with team members Gemma Tattersall riding Chico Bella P, Izzy Taylor and KBIS Briarlands Matilda and Tom McEwen riding Dry Old Party, who finished on a team score of 182.6 penalty points.
In third place were Sweden with Frida Andersen riding Herta, Sara Algotsson-Ostholt riding Reality 39, Niklas Lindback riding Mister Pooh and Niklas Jonsson riding First Lady to finish on a final score of 219 penalty points.
The individual competition went to Christopher Burton (AUS) riding the ever popular and experienced Holstein Park Leilani with Sandra Auffarth riding Opgun Louvo taking second place individually.
Calendar Of Events In FEI Nations Cup
Standings After Aachen CICO 3*