Five of the top ten will be in the LGCT Madrid

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The 109th edition of the CSI5 * Madrid - Longines Global Champions Tour is approaching and everything is almost ready at the Club de Campo Villa de Madrid to start the next day 17. The best riders in the world have confirmed their participation.

Among them, there are five riders from the top ten. Swedish Peder Fredicson leads the expedition to Spain, as he is the #2 in the world, he is also the raigning European champion and individual silver medal in the last Olympic games. Number 3, Harrie Smolders, current European runner-up, closely follows him and who is has been second at the Miami Grand Prix and third at the Mexico City. The young Martin Fuchs, silver medal in the World Championship held a few months ago in Tryon and current 5 in the world, will also jump on the green arena of the Club de Campo. Daniel Deusser, who has just confirmed that he will compete again representing the German team, does not want to miss the Madrid event and will jump with his best horses. His colleague Marcus Ehning will try to revalidate his 2016 title.

In addition to Marcus Ehning, the Spanish capital will once again welcome winners of past editions. The winner of the last edition, the British Ben Maher, comes motivated to Spain after his second place in the Grand Prix of Doha. There will also be the Portuguese Luciana Diniz, winner in 2015 and who has just finished fourth in the Shanghai Grand Prix, last weekend

Spain will be represented in the CSI5 * by four of its best riders. Eduardo Álvarez Aznar will try to repeat, or even improve, his second place in the Grand Prix of last year. Sergio Álvaro Moya, who has recently been second in the Mannheim Grand Prix, Gerardo Menéndez and Santiago Núñez Riva complete the list of Spaniards in the CSI5 *.

Important names like Ludger Beerbaum, the Dutch Maikel and Eric van der Vleuten, Edwina Tops-Alexander, Julien Epaillard (winner of the first stage of the 2019 circuit in Doha) or Scott Brash are some of the riders who will not disappoint the thousands of fans who will come to the CCVM facilities.



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