Wednesday Video from Kentucky Performance Products: Meanwhile in Poland

While the CCI4*-L and Nations Cup at Military Boekelo in The Netherlands captured the attention of those interested in a first look at the new Olympic format, many other top European-based riders headed to Poland for the Strzegom October Festival, which hosted a CCI1*, CCI2*-S, and CCI3* and 4* long and shorts over Oct. 10-13, 2019.

Australia’s Andrew Hoy rode Paula & David EvansVassily de Lassos to a second place finish in the CCI4*-L, clocking in the fastest cross country round of the day and only one of two rounds clear and inside the time; the other belonging to division winners Harry Meade and Superstition. Vassily de Lassos, a 10-year-old Anglo-Arab gelding (Jaguar Mail x Illusion Perdue, by Jalienny), was Andrew’s mount for the 2018 World Equestrian Games in Tryon. With numerous top results and speedy rounds already at such a young age, he’s surely one to watch going into an Olympic year.

Grab mane and enjoy their speedy Strzegom round!

[Strzegom Final Results]

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