Luis Sabino wins VILAMOURA WORLD Grand Prix

Portugal won this Sunday, the “Vilamoura World” 3* Grand Prix. Luís Sabino Gonçalves was the fastest in the 1.50 m jump-off, having carried out the two rounds without faults. “I’m very happy, especially because I won with a horse that I have just purchased. He has improved very well. It is a horse with a lot of potential to have a good result in the European Championship this year and next year’s World Equestrian Games”, said Luís Sabino Gonçalves. The Portuguese rider rode the 11 years gelding , Scott Império Egípcio (Lord Calando x Nidor Platiere) the one he had … Continued

Marlon Zanotelli proves his great form taking the 1.45m Ranking class sponsored by Hospital de Loulé

Today, Marlon Zanotelli has shown again his great form in Vilamoura by winning the 1.45m Class, counting for the FEI Longines Ranking. The Brazilian rider, ranked nr.77 in the World, was the fastest today with the 11 y.o. mare Sirene de La Motte, in the time of 58.59s, just enough to beat the dutch rider, Johnny Pals with Anna JO who were second with the time of 59.03s. The brazilian who has been based in the Belgium for the last few years is having a great Vilamoura Atlantic Tour 2017, being already placed in the second spot in two of … Continued

“Last year I jumped a horse here for the first time 1.10m and 1.20m. Six months later we won the gold medal in Rio!”

The frenchman, Philippe Rozier is back to the Vilamoura Atlantic Tour to prepare his horses, hoping to find the luck of last here. It is the third time that he comes to the Vilamoura Atlantic Tour and he shared with us a story that just sounds like a fairytale. “Last year I have jumped with a horse here for the first time, 1.10 m and 1.20 m. Six months later we won the gold medal in Rio! It’s an incredible story.”confesses the French rider. Philippe Rozier was at the Olympics last year in Rio de Janeiro, helping France to be … Continued

Mathieu Billot wins Grand Prix – Francisco Moura

Mathieu Billot, from France, won the Grand Prix “Francisco Moura”, with the 9 year old mare Ilena S (Verdi x Calido). The same set had already won the third place in the Grand Prix the week before. The Brazilian set Marlon Zanotelli and Siren de La Motte end in second place, followed by Japanese Taizo Sugitani with the Stallion Cuba. Duarte Seabra, with Fernhill Curra Quinn, was the best Portuguese rider with the fourth place. The course consists of 13 obstacles and 16 efforts featured 49 sets, and passed to the Barrage only 9. The Sunday Grand Prix was a … Continued

Qualificativa Para Campeonato da Europa de Juniores 2017

FEI acaba de aprovar que a partir de 25 de Fevereiro todos os sábados se irá realizar em Vilamoura Atlantic Tour um GP 1,35 qualificativo para o campeonato da Europa de Juniores 2017

The First Grand Prix of Vilamoura Atlantic Tour 17 shows what is to come – Belgian Thierry Goffinet Wins Grand Prix.

The Belgium, Thierry Goffinet with Artuut Jh Z, won the first Grand Prix – Horse World Channel of Vilamoura Atlantic Tour 2017 and shows that we can expect amazing courses for this tour. The belgium rider, known for your unbelievable velocity, was only 0.02 seconds faster than Marlon Zanotelli with Siren de La Motte , set which ended the course in 32.12 seconds. The Belgian Thierry Goffinet had already won in second place the 1.45m class on Friday, the course scoring to the FEI Longines Ranking (International Federation of Equestrian Sports). In the Grand Prix – Horse World Channel, we … Continued