Simone Pearce and Destano’s Date with Destiny at CHIO Aachen 2021 | Equestrian Australia

Australian dressage sensation Simone Pearce and her black stallion Destano, owned by Gestüt Sprehe, finished second in the CDI5* Grand Prix Special, the MEGGLE Prize, at CHIO Aachen in Germany. The CHIO Aachen World Equestrian Festival, considered by many to be the pinnacle event of the competition calendar, is one of the most prestigious annual shows in the world. Each year the event draws hundreds of riders from all over the globe, who descend upon the German city to battle for a podium placing.