Jane Annett is in the mix in Mantes le Jolie

Jane Annett claimed third in 1.40m section B in Mantes le Jolie, France, with the Harlequin du Carel daughter Pallas Masterclass. From a field of 62, 18 reached round two with Jane finishing 1.95 sec behind the winner. Clear and four put Dan Moseley and Escapado S down to 13th.

Ellen Whitaker jumped into fourth in the 1.40m section A with Evita W, an eight-year-old Arezzo VDL/Matterhorn mare. Eighteen of the 62 starters posted initial clears to make a hot jump-off, with Ellen finishing more than four sec behind the winner, France’s Stephanie Hennequin on Salomon de Luisse.

Dan Moseley slotted Berdenn de Kergane (Quaprice Boimargot Quincy/Flipper d’Elle) into fourth in the 1.25m speed, 1.62 sec behind the pace. Jane claimed sixth on Hold Up (Diarado/Courage II) and Louise Morley jumped into seventh with Lanngelden. Four faults dropped Louise and second ride Lyon van de Plataan down to 12th.

Louise popped the 17-year-old Alme des Nids stallion Marcolas G into 10th in the 1* 1.30m speed, eight sec behind the pace. And Jane Annett jumped a steady clear on Chacco Gold in the 2* 1.30m speed for 16th spot.

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