Highlights from Spring MET 2024

Ballywalter Stables had a successful start to the 2024 showjumping season in Oliva Nova, Spain, with two weeks competition at the SPRING MET 1 at the Mediterranean Equestrian Tour.

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Published  29.01.2024
Highlights included many podium finishes at the 1m40 level, Bertram's victory in the 7-year-old jump-off class with Raffaella, and a third-place finish in the 1m45 Grand Prix Qualifier with the talented Castigo de Amor.

Further on, Harry achieved an impressive fourth place in the 1m45 Grand Prix qualifier riding Lukaku Vd Bisschop, facing tough competition among 86 entries.

The first week concluded with another podium appearance for Bertram and Castigo de Amor in the 1m45 class, while our exciting stallion Huricane de Champloue delivered a flawless performance in the 7-year-old final.

Moving to the second week, Bertram and Mikias Vd Bisschop secured a commendable fourth place in Thursday's Grand Prix qualifier, and Harry & Lukaku Vd Bisschop maintained their strong form with a fifth-place finish.

Spring MET I 2024 concluded with Harry and Calculatus securing yet another Grand Prix podium spot, finishing 3rd in the CSI3* 1.50m CHG Grand Prix on Sunday.