Marc Gordon Wins NRBC Non Pro Preliminaries on Revolution Is Dun
Thursday, April 16, 2015
The largest Non Pro class in National Reining Breeders Classic history is in the books, and the field is set for the finals on Friday evening. Marc Gordon 2015 NRBC Topping the leaderboard of the Non Pro Level 4, as well as Non Pro Levels 2 and 3 and the Non Pro Prime Time, is Marc Gordon of Elgin, Illinois. Gordon piloted his 6-year-old stallion Revolution Is Dun, by Einsteins Revolution out of Miss Whiz Done Dunit, to a 219. That means that Wednesday evening during the Markel Insurance Non Pro Finals Draw Party, Gordon will collect the first place check of $7,070 for the Non Pro Level 4 preliminaries, and an additional $2,399 for the other divisions.
Scottsdale, Arizona, competitor Chandler Winard topped the Non Pro Level 1 preliminaries with a score of 217 on Tags Golden Star, by Whiz N Tag Chex out of Boogies Smart Star. That score secured a finals berth in Non Pro Levels 1-4. All told, Winard will pocket $3,713 in preliminary earnings.
The top 30 in the Non Pro Level 4 earned finals berths, and in the other divisions the top twenty plus ties will advance. It took a 214 to make the finals in the Non Pro Level 4; a 213.5 in the Non Pro Level 3; a 212 in the Non Pro Level 2; a 207 in the Non Pro Level 1; and a 210 in the Non Pro Prime Time.
For more information visit: http://nrbc.com/2015/results/uploads/results/index.php.