Allen brothers score 1-2 in Belgian Grand Prix as Harry beats Bertram to top spot
- 25 November 2019, 10:02
Wexford brothers Harry and Bertram Allen recorded an Irish 1-2 in Sunday’s two-star Grand Prix at Lier in Belgium, with Harry beating his older brother Bertram to top spot by just three hundredths of a second.
Eighteen-year-old Harry (pictured) partnered Izzy By Picobello to the fastest clear in an eight-horse jump-off, stopping the clock in 35.25 seconds. His sibling Bertram was riding Go To Fortuna and crossed the line in 35.28 to take runner-up spot ahead of Belgium’s Gilles Thomas in third.