A good day for the Gelder horse breeding! All four stallions that were presented in the second round viewing this morning, were invited to the third round viewing! Three stallions were selected for the championships finals, but none could beat the champion: Independent Little Me.
Also this year the Stallion Selection Committee Dressage was able to recommend several stallions for the keur predicate. The following dressage stallions are promoted to keur stallion: Rousseau, Vivaldi and Johnson. The stallions receive the predicate based on being top inheritors of a -amongst others- good exterior and because of their children that distinguish themselves in their sports career.
Already in the first legs of the Isah Stallion Competition L-Classes, comprised of a large group of stallions that were born in 2011, a clear top was visible. The final battle for the title was would surely be settled by a Totilas son, either Glock’s Toto Jr ridden by Mariek van der Putten or Governor presented by Adelinde Cornelissen. However, Glock’s Toto Jr had such a strong lead going into the final that Governor had no chance of surpassing him.
The KWPN offers two guided tours per year: one in February following the KWPN Stallion Show powered by Massey Ferguson in ‘s-Hertogenbosch and another in August after the KWPN Horse Days event in Ermelo. Featuring visits to breeding facilities, foal- and stud farms, training centers, and sales barns, the tours offer our foreign guests a unique Dutch equestrian experience.
The only stallion that competed in all of the competition rounds of the Z/ZZ-L class, is the Ampère-son with Annemarie Brouwer. The competition title could therefore not escape the bay stallion. His only competition for the day title was El Capone, who showed a slightly tense but expressive performance and got rewarded with the highest score.
Out of a group of 42 dressage stallions presented in the second round viewing at the KWPN Stallion Show powered by Massey Ferguson today, 26 stallions were, via the third round viewing, invited for the KWPN Performance test. Amongst them five sons of Apache.
What a thrilling end of the jumping night: the Grand Prix course at 1.50m level. The impressive Eldorado van de Zeshoek raced quickly yet steadily to the victory.
The battle for the 1.40m VHO Trophy was a thrilling one and had the audience on the edge of their seats. Don Diablo HX, debutant in the VHO Trophy, prevailed!
Last night the KWPN Horse of the Year 2015 was revealed. This year the election is slightly different from previous years.
He was the convincing winner of all the previous rounds In the high quality Blom Stallion Competition L class (1.10m): Eldorado van de Zeshoek-son Grandorado TN.
Prior to the finals of the Blom Stallion Competition Z/ZZ Class, the KWPN-approved stallions…
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