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Advertisement; Foal Auction Borculo offers 44 jumper-foals for sale

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Cat. Nr. 3 Mr Blue x Voltaire.On Thursday August 21st Elite Foal Auction Borculo in The Netherlands offers 44 top-class jumperfoals and 3 pregnancies for sale. Many Grand Prix showjumpers were sold in Borculo as a foal. Woklahoma ridden by Roberto Teran for Colombia is one of them and will compete at the WEG in Normandy next month. Other famous athletes from the auction are: Tyson (Leon Thijssen),Makavoy (Ben Asselin), Wiesielottie (Peter Wylde), Babylotte (Bart Bles), Z Canta (Catherine Pasmore), Ace (Stefanie van den Brink), La Vie 49 (Emil Orban). The auction is the number 1 for jumper foals.

Foal Auction Borculo has a great reputation. Foals bred in Holland that are being selected on pedigree, conformation, movement and above all athletic ability are a guarantee for success. The results all around the world speak for itself. Canadian rider Ben Asselin was recently third at the CHIO in Aachen with Makavoy (Hors la Loi II x Ahorn). Last year they won the Encana Cup during the Masters in Calgary.

The mare Woklahoma (Sheraton x Calvados) was also auctioned in 2003. Albert Zoer started competing the mare internationally. Next month Roberto Teran Tarfur will compete with Woklahoma at the WEG in Normandy.

Catherine Pasmore with Z Canta. Photo by Jenny Abrahamsson.Z Canta, ridden by Catherine Pasmore, won the CSI2* Grand Prix in Wellington last winter. The last couple of months the mare showed her excellent technique at European shows with great results. Z Canta (Casantos x Abantos) was in the auction in 2005. One year later Ace (Berlin x Irco Polo) belonged to the collection. This year the grey gelding is successfully with Stefanie van den Brink.

One of the most winning 7-years olds in Europe at the time is La Vie 49 (Lucky Boy x Corland). Emil Orban won the Youngster Tour classes in Wiesbaden, Budapest and Roosendaal with the talented mare that was auctioned in Borculo.

Great mares

Voyeur, runner-up in the Grand Prix of Aachen, and best horse of the CHIO this year has a connection with Elite Foal Auction Borculo. His dam Loma was sold in 1993. Other famous horses that are bred out of fillies that were sold through the auction in Borculo are the approved stallion Arezzo VDL (Jessica Kürten), Zidande P (by For Pleasure) and the stallion Zinedine (by Guidam) of Ludger Beerbaum. Zinedine's dam Unadonja (Heartbreaker x Burggraaf) competed at 1.45m level in the USA with Shane Sweetnam.

This year's collection

Cat. Nr. 85 London x Verdi. This year's collection of outstanding jumperfoals exists of 32 colts and 12 fillies descending from the best damlines and selected on canter and the ability to be great jumpers. Codex One sires a light-footed filly. Her granddam Larthago jumped at 1.50m level and produced numerous stars in sport. Larthago's son Harley VDL is the sire of a superb moving bay out of the damline of Tyson. Out of the same damline there is a son of Zirocco Blue VDL (3 foals in the sale) in the auction. Jessica Springsteen's mare Wish is granddam of a colt by Kannan. VDL Groep Verdi TN is sire of four foals. An interesting colt by Glock's London is bred out of a Verdi-mare. What to think of three foals out of the first crop of Chaman, three talents by Arezzo VDL, two colts by Zinedine, three Holstein registered sons of Casall, two colts by Tornesch and Quasimodo van de Molendreef, sire of the number in the world Hello Sanctos, has two progeny in the auction. The French influence is from Royal Feu, Quick Star, reigning world champion Vigo d'Arsouilles and former world champion Epsom Gesmeray. Berlin, Canabis Z, Carambole, Clearway, Contendro I and Numero Uno bring in the genes of Holstein. Cornet Obolensky, Arko III, Etoulon, Mr. Blue, Namelus R, Ustinov, Zambesi and Zapatero VDL are represented by 1 offspring in the auction on Thursday, 21st.

Pregnancies for sale

The auction also offers pregnancies for sale. One is by Cornet Obolensky out of the mare K-Quintana (Quidam de Revel x Cor de la Bruyere), the full sister of the proven sire Quantum. Quickly de Kreisker, currently number 3 at the worldranking, is the sire of a pregnancy out of the mare Winning Girl (Numero Uno x Capitol I). The Capitol I-mare is the full sister of the famous Carthago Z. Glock's London and Calvara DL are the parents of another pregnancy that is in the auction. Calvara DL is by Calvaro out of the dam O-Contendra DL, the full sister of Contendro I.

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Cat. Nr. 7 Codex One x Caretino.Cat. Nr. 73 Casall x Chin Chin.

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