Two Purebred Spanish Horses at CHIO Aachen 2021
Spain’s Royal Equestrian Federation recently announced the names of the Spanish quartet for the Aachen Nations Cup. Included in this group is PRE Malagueño LXXXIII, owned by Francisco Santiago Ruiz, with Olympic rider Jose Daniel Martín Dockx holding the reins. The Grand Prix begins on September 17th (this Friday) at 8:30 am. Later, the 30 best classified will compete in the Grand Prix Special on Saturday the 18th at noon. The event concludes on Sunday, the 19th of September with the musical test, which is reserved for the top 18 pairs.
Malagueño LXXXIII. Foto: Lily Forado
There is double PRE representation, as the current National Champion of Spain, Poeta de Susaeta, owned by Yeguada Susaeta and ridden by Guillermo Garcia Ayala will be competing in the 4-star CDI, at the Criterium level. Prix St. Georges will be at 10 am, on Thursday, the 16th of September, while Intermediate I will be the following day at 5:00 pm.
Poeta de Susaeta. Foto: Lily Forado