SENIOR EUROPEAN SHOW JUMPING CHAMPIONSHIPS, ARNHEM, NETHERLANDS JUNE 27 - JULY 1

LENNON TAKES SIXTH FOR IRELAND IN INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

Dermott Lennon, whose clear round On Friday secured the Team European Championships for Ireland, failed today (Sunday, July 1) to take a medal in the Individual Championships Final, where he ran up a total of 10 faults (8 jumping - two time faults) to finish 11th in the Audi Grand Prix.

Combined with his score for Days One and Two of the Championships, this left him with a total of 19.10 penalty points, which dropped him down the leader board from his overnight Third position to Sixth overall.

However, Lennon (32) from Co. Down, still takes home a European Gold Medal for the team event, in which Ireland finished First on Friday.

RESULT: FEI European Championship Individual 2001, Arnhem (NED)

1) Ludger Beerbaum: Gladdys S (GER) Total 13 Penalties

2) Ludo Philippaerts: Verelst Otterongo (BEL) Total 14.19 Penalties

3) Rolf Goran Bengtsson :Isovlas Pialotta (SWE) Total 15.81 Penalties

4) Markus Fuchs: Tinka¹s Boy (SUI) Total 17.77 Penalties

5) Jos Lansink: AK Caridor Z (BEL) Total 18.82 Penalties

6) Dermott Lennon : Liscalgot (IRL) Total 19.10 Penalties



13) Jessica Kurten: Bonita 38 (IRL) Total 26.23 Penalties

Arnhem European Championship website: http://www.ekspringen.nl


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