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Michael Whitaker buys Valmy de la Lande

Monday, 26 October 2015
Sport

Michael Whitaker. Photo (c) Jenny Abrahamsson.
Michael Whitaker. Photo (c) Jenny Abrahamsson.

After selling Calcourt Falklund and Velini, Michael Whitaker has invested in a very promising 6-year-old; Valmy de la Lande (Mylord Carthago x Starter). According to Stud for Life, Whitaker was amazed by the horse after trying it and is reported to straight away have said that he had never ridden such a horse in his life. 

Valmy de la Lande has done some great things on the French youngster circuit under Axelle Lagoubie - the two ended 5th in the French 6-year-old Championships this year, where the horse caught the eye of many scouts. In the end, it was Whitaker who secured himself this talented horse - giving him the best opportunities to develop to top level. 

 

Source: Studforlife.com

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