Jumping - Hughes Wins Mini Grand Prix At Fontainbleau
Marion Hughes won the mini Grand Prix at Fontainebleau, France,
this afternoon (Sunday), riding <Galileo>.
almost three seconds ahead of her nearest rival, France's Joelle
Dagut, Hughes will feel comfortable going forward to the first of
the Super League Nations Cups in La Baule, France, next week, where
she joins team-mates Jessica Kurten, Peter Charles, Cian O'Connor
and Kevin Babington. A selection has not yet been made as to which
four riders will represent Ireland in the Nations Cup.
O'Connor finished third in the mini Grand Prix today with <ABC
Landliebe>, and went on to take second place in the main Grand
Prix event later in the day with <Waterford Crystal>.
JUMPING RESULTS: CSI** FONTAINEBLEAU FRANCE 30 APRIL-2 MAY 2004
GRAND PRIX CASINO GROUPE TRANCHANT
Table A Against the Clock
Sunday, May 2, 2004
GALILEO; MARION HUGHES (IRL) Faults 0.00 Time 51.02
2) HYGIE DU GOLFE; JOELLE CAIRASCHI DAGUT (FRA) Faults 0.00 Time
3) ABC LAND LIEBE; CIAN O'CONNOR (IRL) Faults 0.00 Time 53.83