Sire: Spartacus TN
Sire - Spartacus TN
At the highest level of showjumping, Spartacus has showed he has got all the qualities. Ridden by Marco Kutscher, Spartacus won the Grand Prix of Oslo in 2012 and became second in the Grand Prix of Leipzig and Geneva. Ridden by Henk van de Pol, Spartacus has also achieved many good results, including twice a fourth place in the three star Grand Prix competitions of Vejer de la Frontera and the tenth place at the Dutch Championships in Mierlo.
Spartacus’ pedigree was fully build on performance genes: sire Stakkato is the best stallion the Hanoverian Verband has had in years and produced an endless list of international showjumpers. Grandsire Grannus is considered to be one of the best dam’s sires of all time and still appears in the pedigrees of many world-class showjumpers at the highest level. Spartacus’ dam Galina earlier brought Elton John, a son of Acorado I who jumps successfully at Grand Prix level with Hergen Forkert. Via the sires Colorado x and Granit, Spartacus’ pedigree goes back to the famous mare Welfenglück, who performed successfully at international level with Herman Schridde.
As a sire, Spartacus develops himself in the best possible way: out of his rst crop of offspring several jump at international level and also Spartacus’ youngest offspring convince in age classes.
Spartacus TN x Heartbreaker x Corlando
2020 NZWB Bay Filly
Dam Sire: Heartbreaker
Dam Sire - Heartbreaker
Heartbreaker was crowned ‘KWPN Horse of the Year’ in 2016. He was already declared ‘Preferent’ in 2009 because of his successful offspring in the international scene. Heartbreaker himself was successful at Grand Prix level with Peter Geerink and is placed number 12 on the 2016 WBFSH-ranking for jumping sires. His in uence in worldwide breeding is enormous. In the KWPN-studbook he has already 10 approved sons and 19 approved grandsons. In the international scene many of his offspring are competing at the highest level. One of the best this season was Bertram Allen’s Romanov II, who won four Grand Prix’ (Bordeaux, Dortmund, La Baule and Paris). Also his offspring VDL Groep Zidane, ridden by Leopold van Asten, and the approved stallions Cidane, Toulon, Zambesi and Actionbreaker are doing very well. Heartbreaker is also the grandfather of world champion Earley. His grandchildren Hello Sanctos and Admara are both in the lead in the WBFSH-Rankings 2016.
Dam Grand Sire - Corlando
His pedigree features some of the world's most renowned Holsteiners. These include Cor de la Bryere, Alme Z, Contender, Ladykiller, Ramiro, Marlon, Farnese, and one of the most influential Hanoverian stallions, Gotthard.
These sire lines have been huge influences in dressage and showjumping throughout the world.
Corlando's sire, Contango II, has had a major influence in warmblood breeding in Australia, with progeny being highly sought after internationally.
Contango II's sire, Contango I, won eight out of 10 grand prix dressage starts in the US.
Corlando's dam, Lamona (by Lander), has produced numerous top performers in both disciplines, including the Australian national dressage champion Fleetentanze, and the showjumpers Deutschlander and Landman. Lander competed successfully at grand prix dressage and world cup showjumping.