German show-jumper Daniel Deußer had to say goodbye way too early to First Class van Eeckelghem. The 12-year-old Belgian gelding by Balou du Rouet had to be put down yesterday due to a severe colic. In 2014 Dirst Class and Daniel Deußer becam German Champions. Last year the pair was part of the team at the Olympic Games in Rio, where they won team bronze and finished ninth in the individual rating. They furthermore won the Nations Cup Final in Barcelona.