Breeding News

Trakehner Stallion Licensing

28-10-2009

The German Trakehener Verband held its Stallion Approvals and Auctions of Stallions, Mares, Foals and Riding Horses in Neumünster Oct 22nd-25th 2009. The new Champion stallion is the charming bay Kentucky by Donaufels o/o StPr+PrSt Kaiserin by EH Lehndorffs – Mahagoni. Bred by Dirk Müller at Gestüt Sommerlade, he was presented by Stefan Schümann from Kirchhain. The stallion’s dam is a full sister to the international Grand Prix dressage stallion Kaiser Wilhelm TSF and the German S level dressage mare Kandela. Kentucky sold at auction to Gestüt Wiesenhof in Krefeld, Germany, for 250,000 Euro. The Reserve Champion stallion was the impressive liver chestnut All Inclusive by EH Gribaldi o/o StPr+PrSt Aller Beste by EH Buddenbrock – El Zid. Bred and presented by Dagmar Spille from Stadland, All Inclusive displayed exceptional athleticism and was bought at auction for 240,000Euro by Nicole Offen of Hamburg and Petra Wilm, president of the Trakehner Verband. The stallion will be stationed next to Mrs. Wilm’s Grand Prix dressage stallion EH King Arthur TSF at Gestüt Tasdorf. The 2nd Reserve Champion was Legretto, a light bay out of the first foal crop of the Bundeschampion Imperio o/o PrSt Linn by EH Friedensfürst – Hyalit. Bred by Simone Lindemeier-Trippel from Bavaria, the stallion was presented bys Besitzergemeinschaft Bundesturnier and sold at auction for 120,000Euro to Gestüt Drei Kronen in Kiel.
The Best Jumper prize was awarded to the black stallion Come Close by Heops o/o Charts v. Klosterhof by Almox Prints J – EH Sokrates. The powerful black stallion was bred and presented by Burkhard Wahler from Klosterhof Medingen, where he will also stand at stud.
Two Anglo Trakehners were approved as well. Osiander, a son of top dressage sire Lauries Crusador xx o/o Ode II by EH Hohenstein (bred and presented bys Ralph Vogel from Radegast) and the pinto Connor McLeod by Tatanga xx o/o Carisma by Le Duc (bred and presented by Erwin Kirchen from Irsch) received a green light.

Champion stallion Kentucky (Photo: Peter Richterich).
Champion stallion Kentucky (Photo: Peter Richterich).
Other approved stallions include Sidney Bay by Axis TSF o/o PrSt Sinfoni L by Kostolany, Montafon by EH Cadeau o/o Mariza IV by EH Herzzauber, Laxdoyen by Herzensdieb o/o Lugowen by Inster Graditz, premium Abendtanz by Hirtentanz o/o StPr,Pr+ESt Amazing by Kostolany, premium Heuberger by Imperio o/o StPr+PrSt Heublümchen by EH Michelangelo, Shapiro by In Petto o/o StPrSt Shakira by EH Biotop, Kandelus by Kaiserkult TSF o/o StPr,Pr+ESt Kandela by Lehndorffs – Mahagoni (Kandela is a full sister to the dam of the champion), Herbstklang by Kasimir o/o Herbstlied V by Timber, premium Saint Cyr by Kostolany o/o StPr,Pr+ESt Schwalbenspiel by Exclusiv, Herbstbach by Occacio o/o PrSt Herbstleuchten v. Krotenbach by Schönbrunn, Hellinger by Oliver Twist o/o Hekate II by Exclusiv, Dajan by Poker E o/o Dajana II by Lamarc, Idamantes by Pricolino o/o ESt Ilias II by EH Itaxerxes, Giovanni Silva by Summertime o/o Greta Garbo by Alter Fritz and Zauberdeyk by EH Van Deyk o/o StPr+PrSt Zauberlied II by EH Friedensfürst.