Sanne Thijssen, suspended for six months.



The Dutch rising star Sanne Thijssen has been suspended provisionaly for a period of six months following a positive sample during CSI4* LiverpooI of her mare Sara Galotière.
This mare suffered an accident while competing at Liverpool resulting of a broken leg and had to be put to sleep. Sanne Thijssen who was not allowed to stay with her horse during the euthanasia, explains that the sample was taken after the mare suffered an injury which explains why they found Ketamine in her blood, a general anaesthetic.