Saint-Tropez, France – June 20, 2021 – Jean Luc Mourier (FRA) and Caviar de L’Heribus put the French flag higher than all others on Sunday, claiming top honors in the €25,400 Hubside Grand Prix CSI 2* during the second of four weeks of the Hubside Jumping Summer Series.
The Frenchman and the 2008 Bay Belgian Sport Horse gelding (Cashman x Jus de Pomme x M. Hubert Gobert) triumphed in the 1.45m contest backed by two clean efforts, the decisive one in 40.51 seconds during the tiebreaker.
Mathieu Billot (FRA) and Ilena S (Verdi x Calido I) were right on the heels of the winners, finishing second after completing their second penalty-free effort in 40.51 seconds.
French riders dominated the class with six out of the top seven coming from the host nation. Olivier Perreau (FRA) and GL Events Dorai d’Aiguilly (Kannan*GFE x Toulon) matched the clean scorecard of the top two, finishing third with a final time of 41.40 seconds.
Final Results – €25,400 Hubside Grand Prix CSI 2*
1) Jean Luc Mourier (FRA) & Caviar de l’Heribus – 0 / 0 – 40.47
2) Mathieu Billot (FRA) & Ilena S – 0 / 0 – 40.51
3) Olivier Perreau (FRA) & Gl Events Dorai d’Aiguilly – 0 / 0 – 41.40
Source: Press Release by Daniel Koroloff / Blizko Communication for Hubside Jumping
Photos: © Hubside Jumping