Tim Price and his old mate Wesko have won the CCI3*-L at the Concours Complet International de Lignieres in France.
Tim his 16-year-old 5* winning horse finished on their dressage score of 20.7 penalty points with runner-up Gwendolen Fer (FRA) and Romantic Love second on 24.9. Tim was also sixth aboard Lime Rickey, also finishing on his dressage score of 31 in the 84-strong field.
But there was no fairy tale ending in the finale of the Event Rider Masters Series where Chris Bruton (AUS) took the series and Gemma Tattersall (GBR) the win today. Tim finished ninth aboard Ascona M on a score of 56.6 with Gemma finishing on 24.3. Jonelle Price and Grovine de Reve withdrew before the cross country.
The horse details:
Grovine de Reve – owned by Therese Miller, Philip Hunt and Jo Preston-Hunt
Ascona M – owned by Suzanne Houchin, Lucy and Ben Sangster and Sir Peter Vela
Lime Rickey – owned by Constance Edmundson
Wesko – owned by the Windrush Equestrian Foundation
By Diana Dobson – HP Media Liaison
Photos by Libby Law/ESNZ