Strzegom, 08.09.2012 – Today’s cross country of the European Eventing Championships did not change anything in the lead. Until now, the first one is still Sophie How from Great Britain.
After the clear ride in the cross country the current leaders keep their positions in the ranking. The best result (35,00 penalty points) is scored by Sophie How riding Pebbly Aga Khan. The second place is taken equal by Irish Tori Dixon competing on Shadow Light and British Emily King riding Mr Hiho. The next one in the ranking is the Irish duo of Harold Megahey and Chuckelberry with the result of 43,10 penalty points.
The best Polish Junior competitior is Michal Knap riding 9 year old gelding named Dren. The duo finished the cross country with the result of 52,90 penalty points and took the 23rd place in the ranking. The next Polish rider, Piotr Dabrowski riding Pakiet, parked himself on the 26th place and Zuzanna Burkert competing on Lublin positioned herself on the 31st place.
The team results after the cross country did not change as well. Till now Great Britain takes the first place. The line-up of the team consists of Sophie How and Pebbly Aga Khan, Alfie Bradstock and Minimee, Isabella Innes Ker riding Carolyn and Alexandra Liddle competing on Romeo Z and the total result they scored is 127,10 penalty points.
The second place belongs to the Irish team gaining the total result of 129,60 penalty points.
The third position takes Germany with the result of 141,20 penalty points.
Michal Knap and Dren, Piotr Dabrowski and Pakiet, Aleksander Kadlubowski and Devin du Maury and Anna Lopato riding Drako create the Polish team which went up by four places finally taking the 5th position in the team ranking. They scored in total 163,10 penalty points.