Abdel has been competing at the CSI3* show in Knokke the past two weeks with great results. Last Sunday Abdel and California won the small Grand Prix and this weekend they won the Porsche Grand Prix of Knokke.

Abdel was interviewed after his win;

“You just have to do it with what you have got. I am running my own business here in Belgium, so I must do all I can to make a living. Horses get sold all the time, so because of that you just cannot always perform at the highest level yourself. The brothers Lenssens gave me to ride on California and I rode him back in Florida in March for the first time. We immediately clicked”.

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