Saturday, August 24

Billy Congo and British team wins at EC

A historical clear round of William Funnell and the AES stallion Billy Congo resulted in gold for Great Britain at the European Championship for show jumping in the Danish city Herning. The team includes also Ben Maher and Cella, the provisional leaders in the individual ranking, Michael Whitaker on Viking and finally Scott Brash with Hello Sanctos. Great Britain finishes only 0.59 point ahead of Germany, that took silver medal. Bronze goes to Sweden.