Oliva Nova, Spain – October 15, 2021 – Willem Greve (NED) and Highway M TN were supreme in the €25,500 Emiralia Horse Corporation Trophy CSI 3* last Friday during the third and final week of the Mediterranean Equestrian Tour’s Autumn MET I at the Mediterranean Equestrian Center.
Greve was precise in both sections of the 1.45m two-phase challenge, riding Team Nijhof and Klaas Mostert‘s 2012 bay Dutch Warmblood stallion (Eldorado Vd Zeshoek x Black Walter) flawlessly across the finish line in 27.80 seconds.
Before going on to win the €51,200 CHG Grand Prix CSI 3* two days later, Jérôme Guery (BEL) and Margriet de Mariposa (Nabab de Reve x For Pleasure ) came close to another win. The duo registered a clean performance all the way to finish line, earning silver honors in 28.83 seconds.
Clem McMahon (IRL) and Pacato (Pacino x Cavalier Royale) powered towards a clean scorecard too, rounding out the top three in 29.30 seconds.
Final Results – €25,500 Emiralia Horse Corporation Trophy CSI 3*
1) Willem Greve (NED) & Highway M TN – 0 / 0 – 27.80
2) Jérôme Guery (BEL) & Margriet de Mariposa – 0 / 0 – 28.83
3) Clem McMahon (IRL) & Pacato – 0 / 0 – 29.30
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