Thieme takes European horse jumping title from Fuc

2022-04-05
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Madrid, Sep 5 (EFE)t in that (Monday federal) budget and we.- Germany’s Andre Thieme, riding DSP ChakariaCommences two to four weeks after Phase Two when 65 per cent o, on Sunday unseated Switzerland’s Martin Fuchs as the European titleholder in equestrian show jumping in Riesenbeck, Germany, at the 2021 FEI Jumping European Championships.

Fuchs had won the title two years ago in Rotterdam, Netherlandsconstruction, but this year – after a disappointing performance at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics – Thieme was at the top of the ranking table at the start of the last five rounds of jumping, having accumulated just 2.84 penalties in the first qualification round.

The 46-year-old German thus wrapped up a perfect weekend performance, winning the silver in the team event at the Euros last week.

He was riding the same horse he had ridden during the poor overall German performance in TokyoauthorPageUrl, but this time around – although the horse did pick up 4 penalty points for touching the barrier on the triple obstacle – the pair’s overall 6.84 score, with three perfect rounds out of the competition’s four, was enough to take home the gold in the jumping event.

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