24 June 2018

Riesenbeck 2018: Victory for Chester Weber

Chester Weber has won the international four-in-hand competition in Riesenbeck, Germany, this weekend. Weber won the dressage, performed strong in the marathon and finished the job cool-headed with a double clear round in the cones competition. Weber finished ahead of four-times World Champion and marathon winner IJsbrand Chardon. France's Benjamin Aillaud finished in third position.

Chester Weber took the lead in the dressage and kept his lead throughout the competition.

Ijsbrand Chardon won the marathon
Photo: Joost Rouwhorst

Benjamin Aillaud finished 4th in dressage and 6th in the marathon and kept his podium place with a clear cones round
Photo: Joost Rouwhorst

Georg von Stein was the best German driver in 6th place.
Photo: Joost Rouwhorst

Lady driver Mareike Harm came second in the dressage, but withdrew after phase A of the marathon because of a pinched nerve in her back. She did start in the Cones in which she finished in 10th place.

Click here for the results.

Click here for the photo album of the marathon.