Team Verwimp rode steadfastly in the ring during CDN Turnhout. Last weekend, the team members continued the excellent performances. Both Jorinde Verwimp and Wim’s students were evenly matched in the Prix St. Georges and followed each other in the rankings. The team members Ruut Pasgang, Maïté Colling, Eefje Appelmans and Elise Verwimp also managed to achieve high scores in various classes.
Prix St. Georges
Jorinde Verwimp had competition this weekend in the Prix St. Georges from Wim’s students Annemik Vleugels, Chloe Morris Talbot and Geert van Hemelen. Despite her horse Gina’s Pearl entering the ring a bit tense, Jorinde managed to finish third with a score of 69.2%. Annemik Vleugels followed Verwimp with Havidoff van Moretus in fifth place. The driven combination achieved a score of 68%.
In the same class, Chloe Morris Talbot and Geert van Hemelen were evenly matched with their talented horses. Chloe rode a decent test with Hele Dolly US and finished in tenth place in the rankings with a score of 64.4%. Geert formed this weekend a combination with Knock-out Van Rozendycke and finished in eleventh place with a score of 64.3%.
Jorinde Verwimp was also successful in Intermediate I. She rode with Charmer to a third place. The combination achieved an excellent performance with a score of 70.4%.
7-year Preliminary & Level 4.3
Ruut Pasgang took the victory with her James in the 7-year Preliminary. The motivated combination ended in first place with a score of almost 73%. In Level 4.3 Eefje Appelmans rode with Dynamic to a seventh place. Their test was rated with a score of 67.3%.
Jorinde’s pupils also achieved excellent scores in the Young Riders and Children classes this weekend. Maïté Colling ended with her Rapallo C.L. in fourth place in the Young Riders. The combination achieved a score of 65.8% in the team test and a score of 68% in the individual test. Elise Verwimp and Boemerang won the Children. They scored a score of 72.9% with the individual test and a score of 73.9% with the team test.