The Swiss Alain Jufer returned to win in Morocco guiding the speed class and surpassing Italian rider Emanuele Gaudiano. (Photo © R&B Presse)
Swiss rider Alain Jufer followed his victorious pace in Morocco, guiding on this occasion the €24,600 CSI3* Rabat Prix SOREC.
The class with 59 pairs had the clear dominion of Alain Jufer with the 13-year-old gelding Casall (Casall x Cantus), who obtained the fastest time of the class on course designed by Italian Uliano Vezzani.
After winning last week’s CSI3* Tetouan World Cup by Alain Jufer, started the second week of activities in the Marocco Royal Tour with its 12th FEI victory, stopping the clock in 64.47 seconds and beating the main last week protagonist Emanuele Gaudiano of Italy.
Taking the second place, Emanuele Gaudiano next to the 10-year-old stallion Quinn van de Heffinck (For Pleasure x Concetto), they were in second place tied with the Swiss rider Nadja Peter Steiner, recording the same time of 65.14 seconds accompanied by the 13-year-old mare Celeste 26 (Casall x Landgraf I).
The Swiss dominated with one of its main figures Pius Schwizer in fourth place, appearing with the 11-year-old gelding Leonard de La Ferme CH (Landjuweel x Indigene de Corday) in 65.78 seconds. The Top 5 finished by Ahmad Saber Hamcho of Egypt occupying recording a time of 67.82 seconds with the 14-year-old gelding Quintus 81 (Quick Star x Grannus).