Samurai wins the shortened Grand Prix

In front of 8000 spectators, the first Race Sunday over the shortened distance offered some exciting sporting moments: The question regarding the role of favourite in the final LONGINES 81st Grand Prix of St. Moritz was settled in today’s GP LONGINES with the victory of Samurai from the Belmond Racing Stables. The stables of 23- time champion trainer Miro Weiss provided a second winner in the final race in the shape of Strade Kirk. In the trotters Vladimir de Ginai with Evelyne Hirt in the sulky proved to be too strong for the competition.