Mill Spring, North Carolina, USA – October 13, 2023 – Aboard the 2011 Belgian Sport Horse gelding El Conde (Loro Piana Filou de Muze x Final Shot), Nayel Nassar (EGY) took the top spot in Friday’s CHF $30’000 ProElite Welcome Speed Stakes CSI 2*. The Egyptian stopped jump off timers at 66.05 seconds for owner Evergate Stables LLC.
Conor Swail (IRL) rode Count Me In (Count Grannus x Sherlock Holmes), the 2011 Hanoverian gelding owned by Mannon Farm, to second place in the class with a time of 66.40 seconds.
Claiming third in the speed stakes with a time of 67.15 seconds was Amanda Derbyshire (GBR) and Wonder If (Cevin Z x Ruby Ravel), her own 2012 Anglo European mare.
Final Results – CHF $30’000 ProElite Welcome Speed Stake CSI 2*
1) Nayel Nassar (EGY) & El Conde – 0 – 66.05
2) Conor Swail (IRL) & Cout Me In – 0 – 66.40
3) Amanda Derbyshire (GBR) & Wonder If – 0 – 67.15
Press Release by Rette Solomon for Tryon International
Photos: © Tryon International / Bailey Beck for Natalie Suto Photography