Highlander has been with us since 2008. We instantly fell in love with him when he came out of the stable and rested his head on my father's shoulder. Thankfully my parents kindly invested in him for the stud. Highlander has the most amazing temperament, he is a true gentleman. He is my competition horse and has even been known to help bring in the sheep.
He truly is my horse of a lifetime. You have to meet him to believe how amazing his temperament is. Highlander has correct confirmation and a powerful hind leg. He has a very uphill canter and a powerful jump.
Fairytale is a well developed stallion in the dressage type. His head is expressive and he has a good eye. The neck has good length with good shape and muscling. The wither is well developed and also has good length. The shoulder has good length and position. The back has good length and muscling. The loins are strong and well connected. The croup is long and has good position. The hanstring is of good length. The foreleg is more than sufficient in length and correct. The hind legs are correct. The pasterns are of good length and well set. A general view of him is that he is well developed and of good quality.
Fairytale is a son of Lord Leatherdale. His mother Aida, a daughter of the preferent stallion Negro. Grandmother Ballerina II is also the mother of the KWPN stallion Diego. Ballerina II is a full sister of the stallion Don Ruto and is a daughter of Don Gergory (Donnerhall) from the mare Ballerina (Rubinstein I). Ballerina is also the mother of the approved stallion Royal Doruto (Royal Hit). The dam has a Trakehner origin and is continued with daughters of Matador, Carajan and Hirtensang. This is also the line of the preferent stallion Doruto.
Fairytale is an honest and reliable stallion with a very good attitude. The stallion is very much willing to work and is working very well. The walk is clean, active and has lots of scope. The trot has much scope, lift and strength. The canter shows a lot of scope and power. In movement the stallion has a lot of self carriage and lift and shows good use of the body. As a dressage horse Fairytale shows much talent and gives his rider a very good feeling.
Sire: Condor, Dam: Dina, Damsire: Askan
Awarded the British Breeders SPSS Performance & Breeding Award in January 2011, Caesar is graded Elite with the SPSS in recognition of his International competition successes. Caesar is a charismatic stallion with the sweetest of temperaments and the extra “Wow” factor and is an extremely successful sire with graded sons and daughters in Germany and is damsire of the Reserve Bundeschampion in 2008 & 2009.
In the UK he has sired 3 SPSS graded sons, the 2014 National Novice Open Dressage Champion, the 2014 SPSS Mare Grading Champion and the 2012 Mare Grading Reserve Champion. At the 2008 British Breeders Awards, LE Chiffre (Caesar 171 x Donnerwetter) was awarded the trophy for "Best British Bred Pony Foal" and in 2013 LE Chiffre emulated his sire by competing Internationally for GB. In 2016, a further 3 British-bred Caesar 171 progeny, Cruz, Rosewater I Claudius and Ella, competed at FEI CDIPs - which is believed to make Caesar 171 the most successful British-based sire of British-bred dressage ponies to date.
Fürst Romancier - a main premium champion who in 2009 became the most successful stallion of his year at the World Championships of 5-year-old dressage horses. At the German national championships, he came second in the qualifiers for the final with a mark of 9.0 before taking fourth place in the final as well as the World Championships for Young Dressage Horse.
He was awarded the highest marks of between 9.0 and 9.5 for rideability and the three paces at the stallion performance test. His sire: Fürst Heinrich was dressage World Champion and in his short time at stud, produced some extraordinary horses, such as the dressage World Champion of 2011, Woodlanders Farouche, and the Oldenburg champion stallions Fürstenball and Van the Man. Dam sire Romancier comes from the multi-successful Olympic dam line of Dodona.
Approved for: KWPN, BWP, SF, Z, AES, ISH
WINNER CSI5* Hickstead (Christine McCrea)
WINNER CSI3* Bourg-en-Bresse & Lons-le-Saunier
WINNER Puissance (Six Barres) Bourg-en-Bresse
WINNER Grand Prix Wellington (USA)
Triomphe comes from the famous"De Muze" stud in Belgium and is very well bred from his sire: Chin Chin and Damsire: Galoubet, sire of Baloubet du Rouet, both of whom went to the Olympics.
Triomphe is a blood typed stallion who will refine and modernize most mares. He produces energetic and athletic offspring with a lot of suppleness. We also recommend Triomphe for eventing breeders with TB or blood type mares looking for jump.
Triomphe is a true Gentleman, he is an extremely gentle stallion who will stand for hours on end being groomed.
The motherline has produced several top-level horses including Newton de Kreisker, Mylord Carthago and Bamako de Muze. His dam Caprice d’Ifrane produced seven international offspring including: Millenium Blue, Quaprice Forever and is without question, one of the best motherlines worldwide.