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Dear reader,

On this site you will find the latest news from all WBFSH members. With this service we aim to provide you with a broad insight into the worldwide sport horse breeding scene with relevant information and photos.

We feature stallion licensings, elite mare shows, foal championships, riding championships for young horses as well as we feature title winners such as Stallion of the Year and Breeder of the Year in the respective studbooks.

All news items are listed in the archives by calendar year in the menu bar on the left hand side whilst the most recent of news are listed below.

We hope you will enjoy the site and return regularly for an update on the latest breeding news.

Eight Dressage Stallions Approved
27-05-2016 - 13:33

The spring performance test also yielded high-quality dressage stallions. All eight of the participating stallions were approved, with the highest score (85) awarded to the Desperado son Dettori

New department – an introductory letter and Forum Framework documents
27-05-2016 - 11:42

Since last General Assembly the WBFSH has constituted it self with a new department structure.

Newsletters are all online
27-05-2016 - 10:57

We publish and keep the newsletters sent to our members during the years.

Today a new newsletter was sent to your studbook from the WBFSH secreatariat.

The Rolex/WBFSH rankings are online
26-05-2016 - 13:01

The most recent 2016 Rolex/WBFSH dressage, show jumping and eventing rankings for breeders and studbooks are now online

Michael and Sam did the impossible
09-05-2016 - 15:15

La Biosthetique-Sam FBW and his rider Michael Jung wrote history at the CIC4* Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials by claiming the Rolex Grand Slam

Two British members have merged
26-04-2016 - 09:42

The WBFSH was recently informed that the Scottish Sport Horse Association has been taken over by the Sport Horse Breeders of Great Britain.

New German breeding cooperation
22-04-2016 - 09:09

The studbook of horse breeders in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern has voted on a decision to cooperate with the association of South German studbooks

Seven stallions approved at DWB licensing
21-04-2016 - 08:37

At the Danish Warmblood saddle licensing seven stallions were approved on 20 April; two show jumpers and five dressage stallions including a German licensing champion and Bundeschampion

Correction to the 2015 WBFSH Eventing Sire Ranking
24-03-2016 - 18:23

A correction to the 2015 WBFSH Eventing Sire Ranking has brought the Holsteiner sire Limmerick into the Top Ten

HRH Princess Benedikte's Trophy goes to broodmare
24-03-2016 - 17:54

Her Royal Highness Princess Benedikte, Patron of WBFSH since 1999, founded a Trophy in 2005 which is bestowed every year at the Danish Warmblood stallion licensing in Herning, and this year it went to a very special broodmare

Young stallions scored several 10’s
21-03-2016 - 09:52

Not only the Danish Warmblood licensing committee were excited about the collection of 3-year-old stallions – also the audience and stallion keepers have praised the collection. Several young stallions scored 10

Gold for Donkey Boy
20-03-2016 - 21:40

HRNING | Four 4-year-old Danish bred show jumping stallions and three 4-year-old Danish bred dressage stallions competed for the prizes as best 4-year-old stallion in each of the two breeding directions, dressage and show jumping. One stallion – Hesselhøj Donkey Boy – outshone all of them and was awarded a breeder’s medal in gold

Blue Hors Hotline – Stallion of the Year
20-03-2016 - 19:09

HERNING | The distinguished title Danish Warmblood Stallion of the Year 2016 was captured by Blue Hors Hotline – a strong performer and a great progenitor

The SBS International Selection Show
01-03-2016 - 12:58

The SBS International Selection Show will take place on 5-6 March at the Riding School in Gesves, Belgium

In Between KWPN champion show jumping stallions
25-02-2016 - 15:29

“We do not always listen to the audience, but this time we did!”, explains Cor Loeffen  after crowning  the public’s favourite In Between (s.Toulon) of the Venderbosch family as the champion of the jumping stallions. The impressively jumping Dexter R-son I.Wellie R 58 was placed second

Public’s favorite became KWPN champion dressage stallion
25-02-2016 - 15:25

The jury and the enthusiastic audience were once again on the same page in the three-year-old stallion championships. The Apache son Igor proved to be a true king of dressage as he showed off his powerful gaits  to the prestigious title

SWB Stallion Performance Test 2016
10-02-2016 - 11:34

The Swedish Stallion Performance Test will take place on March 7-12, 2016

7 premium stallions in Münster
07-02-2016 - 22:00

20 colts were approved for breeding at the 2016 Southern German Stallion Days in Münster and 7 were proclaimed premium stallions

Welcome to the 37th Stallion Show
05-02-2016 - 15:37

This year the Danish Warmblood Stallion Show features a new and larger format of the event as the major exhibition hall “Boxen” will be holding the main arena. The Stallion Show is the world’s largest of its kind and is visited by around 55,000 people every year. The dates are 16-20 March 2016

Minutes from latest WBFSH x-ray harmonization meeting
21-01-2016 - 09:20

On November 12th 2015 a group of x-ray vets met to finalize the set of harmonization rules regarding radiogrphic findings on horses.