World of Showjumping
Menu

This week

Coming weeks

CSI4*-W Lexington, Horse ...
USA

CSI3* Opglabbeek
Belgium

CSI3* Vilamoura
Portugal

CSI3* Oldenburg
Germany

CSI2* Oliva
Spain

CSI2* Valencia
Spain

CSI2* Tortona
Italy

CSI2* Riyadh
Kingdom of Saudi-Arabia

Carinjo HDC retires from the sport

Saturday, 09 December 2017
Sport

Photo (c) Jenny Abrahamsson Carinjo HDC with Patrice Delaveau in the saddle. Photo (c) Jenny Abrahamsson.

Haras des Coudrettes has announced that Patrice Delaveau’s Carinjo HDC (Cascavelle x Landgraf) will be retired from the sport, at the age of 16.

On their Facebook-page, Haras des Coudrettes writes: “After his victory this year at the CSI5* of Antwerp, Carinjo was slightly injured and was quietly resting. Out of respect for our 16-year-old stallion, we all decided that the time had come to pay tribute to him and allow him to enjoy a second sweet and happy life.”

The Holsteiner stallion has had a hugely successful career, with five-star victories from Stuttgart, Chantilly, Gijon, Barcelona, Doha, St. Tropez, Los Angeles, La Baule, Brussels, Oslo and Paris during his time with Delaveau. Before Carinjo joined Haras des Coudrettes, German rider Thomas Voss performed great with him and the pair was second in the prestigious Grand Prix of Aachen back in 2012.

Carinjo will now focus on his breeding career, at Haras des Coudrettes. Already a proven sire, he has offspring jumping at the highest level of the sport such as Peder Fredricson’s H&M Carat Desire. 

 


Source: Haras des Coudrettes' Facebook page // Picture © Jenny Abrahamsson



This photo has been added to your cart !

Your shopping cart »
This website is using cookies for statistics, site optimization and retargeting purposes. You consent to our cookies if you continue to use this website. Read more here.