29 Jan 2007
2006 World Equestrian Games, Andreas Helgstrand, Anky van Grunsven, Blue Hors Matiné, Dressage, Keltec Salinero
Andreas Helgstrand of Denmark riding the Danish Warmblood mare Blue Hors Matiné turned in a spectacular performance in Freestyle Dressage at the 2006 World Equestrian Games (WEG) at Aachen.
Marvellous as it was, this performance received a score of 81.5, good for only the Silver Medal.
The Gold was won by Anky van Grunsven of the Netherlands riding the Hanoverian gelding Keltec Salinero with a total score of 86.1.
Nancy Jaffer reports.
Hat tip to Marcye Britt.