Boyd Zontelli, a veteran Malibou Lake horse breeder and rider, won the recent California 100-Mile Endurance Race at Lake Elizabeth.
Aboard his horse Rueben, an 8-year-old Arabian chestnut, Zontelli crossed the finish line in a time of 12 hours and 30 minutes.
The one-day race is held each year and covers about 50 miles of the well-known Pacific Coast Trail.
Rough terrain and soaring temperatures made the riding difficult. Twenty-eight horse and rider teams entered the race but onl...