Frenchman Michel Robert got the fastest pitch to dominate the tiebreaking round against compatriot and winner Jean Luc Mourier. Julie Welles of United States third. (Photo © Gilles Fillot photographe)
The second day of CSI3* Megeve continued to dominate the home riders with Michel Robert winning the € 26,000 Prix Edmond de Rothschild Héritage.
With a total of 10 riders classified in the jump-off, Michel Robert with the 9-year-old gelding Undiams de Varenne (Dimanat de Semilly x Rox de La Touche) recorded a time of 39.77 seconds, only participant in lowering the barrier of the 40 seconds, to secure 50 World Ranking Points and overcome yesterday’s winner Jean Luc Mourier.
In the case of french rider Jean Luc Mourier, followed in second place with a time of 40.61 seconds next to the 11-year-old gelding Souvienstoi Lariviera (Couleur Rubin x Socrate de Chivre), while the American rider Julie Welles secured the third place with the 10-year-old mare Viper Vrombautshoeve Z (Verdi) in time of 41.42 seconds.