Results of the Polish Championships for Young Horses in show jumping
Polish Championships for Ypung Horses took place in Gajewniki. Traditionally, in all age categories of horses have been held separate competitions for Polish bred horses and foreign ones.
The best 4-year-old Polish horse was stallion Lord Ludger sp (Ludger han. – Leda czes.gorąc. / Edminton KWPN) bred. Sylwester Kosinski, ridden by Sławomir Szlachta and belonging to the current Polish Champion in Jumping - Jarosław Skrzyczyński. The second was Magdalena Ćwik on her own stallion Fly Away wlkp (Landor old. – Finesse wlkp / Grand de la Cour han.), br. Ireneusz Ćwik, third Katarzyna Bobrowska on Luna sp (Ukato KWPN – Lansada sp / Lancer III hol.) bred in SK Nad Wigrami, belonging to Eco-Albi Ewa Fabińska.
The 4-year-old foreign horses won the stallion Curt Cobain hol. (Crawford hol. – V-Quetta hol. / Quinar hol), br. Małgorzata Siergiej, own. Beata Szlachta, riding by Sławomir Szlachta.
In classification for 5-year-old Polish breeding horses the best was Alczento sp (Cento Sohn hol. – Aloza sp / Marcus KWPN) riding by Jacek Grzywacz. This stallion, bred by Romuald Surmacz and belongs to Irena Matysiak, was one of the top rated horses on this year Championships. He finished with a total score of 24.60 points (8.20 for each of the semi-finals). Vice-champion was stallion Prestige sp (Bajou Du Rouet hol. – Pretty Woman baw. / Gracieux old.), bred. Jan Szpak, own. Roman Siwek, ridden by Stanisław Przedpełski. Second vice-champion was gelding Gerd KG sp (Casiri hol. – Graefin han. / Grossmogui han.), br. Grzegorz Komin own and riding by Iwona Feliksiewicz-Gibała.
In the category of foreign-bred horses won mare bred by Tomasz and Małgorzata Siergiej Alania old. (Contendro I hol. – Altana sp / Cabrol Amicor hol.) at the Angelika Podgórna, owned competitors.
The bes 6-years-old Polish horse was Erato sp (Lando hol. – Effi hol. / Coronado hol.), br. Rafał Kowalski, own. Paweł Guza, ridden by Sławomir Szlachta. The second was Farmer sp from SK Nowielice (Rovetto old. – Feola sp / Lavendel KWPN) under Jan Bobik and the third was mare bred by SK Nad Wigrami Ballada sp (Lancer III hol. – Bachantka hol. / Bachus hol.) ridden by Łukasz Troszczyński. The horse is owned by Eco-Abi Ewa Fabińska.
The best foreign 6-year-old horse was ridden by Krzysztof Prasek Durano KWPN (Vincenzo KWPN – Valanita KWPN / Placido KWPN), br. The Netherlands, own. Leszek Sasinowski.
In the “oldest” category – the category for 7 years old horses, triumphed Mariusz Bętkowski on Versace L sp (Cajero hol. – Versace H KWPN / Orame KWPN) bred and belonging to Jan Ludwiczak. The second was Okarino sp (Pavarotti Van De Hele westf. – Ovella hol. / Cassini II hol.), bred. Justyna Kubik, own. Sylwia Grzegorzewska, under the very young Adam Grzegorzewski. Third was stallion Vigor sp (Bajou De Rouet hol. – Varta xx / Purist xx), bred and owned. Zbigniew Kowalewski, riding by Jacek Zagor.
In the category of foreign breeding horses won bred in Belgium Hymne D’O bwp (Bentley Vd Heffinck bwp – Nostalgie Des Vaus s.f. / Platiere Gentleman s.f.), belonging to Damien Manitta. Horse ridden by Andrzej Głoskowski.