Eric Navet Speeds to Victory in the $36,500 Murieta Inn, Spa & Restaurant Speed Class

07. Oct 17 | 19:55 | By | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Eric Navet(FRA) and Basimodo led the field in the $36,500 Murieta Inn, Spa and Restaurant 1.45m Speed Class. Navet was tenth into the ring out in a field of twenty nine horse and rider combinations.

Navet set down the leading time of 54.57 seconds, a time that proved to be unbeatable. Mandy Porter(USA) on the 18-year-old Coral Reef Baloufino made a valiant effort to overtake Navet but ultimately placed second. Karie Rufer(USA) on the stunning grey Clapton placed third after holding the lead for six rounds on a time of 56.05 seconds.

Winner of the $36,500 Murieta Inn, Spa & Restaurant 1.45m Basimodo & Eric Navet with Murieta Equestrian Center owner Carol Anderson Ward, winning horse owner Signe Ostby & West Palms Events’ CEO Dale Harvey
Photo by Alden Corrigan Media

Two final clear rounds came from Vani Khosia and Billy Mexico with at time 57.36 of for fourth and close behind Jennifer Gates and Alex on at time of 57.72 for fifth.

Saturday, October 7 is the day all competitors have been qualifying and riding towards, the $100,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Sacramento. This main event begins at 7.25pm. The $10,000 Morning Star Sporthorses 1.40m starting at 3pm adds to an entertaining afternoon. All riders will be available for autographs 30 minutes after the class.

World Cup™ Week
October 4 – 8, 2017

Saturday, October 7
$100,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Sacramento
– Presented by Lasher’s Elk Grove Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram
$10,000 Morning Star Sporthorses 1.40M

Sunday, October 8
$10,000 Junior/Adult Owner Grand Prix
– Presented by FarmVet
$25,000 Open Jumper Classic


Watch the $100,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Sacramento online at


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