Team GAIN rider Denis Lynch successful at Cannes Global Champions Tour

Team GAIN rider Denis Lynch successful at Cannes Global Champions Tour

Denis Lynch All Star Cannes

Team GAIN rider Denis Lynch and the stallion All Star 5 recorded a fifth place finish in the five-star Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix in Cannes on Saturday night , adding to a victory for the same pairing 24 hours earlier at the picturesque French seaside venue.

Lynch and All Star collected a single time fault in the opening round and kept all the fences standing again when one of 18 who went forward to the second round.

On Friday, Denis Lynch claimed the  feature class for Ireland at the French five-star show in Cannes, racing to victory after a four horse jump-off with the stallion All Star 5. Lynch and the 13-year-old All Star, were last to go against the clock and knocked flying Dutchman Michael Van Der Vleuten and VDL Groep Quatro off top spot.