Oldenburg, Bay, Colt, 1 years, 16.2 hands
In Utero foal due June 2015
By the popular stallion HARVARD (Hohenstein/Cardinal) out of a beautiful Routinier/Tarim Oldenburg mare. This foal is expected to be quite fancy with correct conformation, amazing movement and a fantastic temperament!! It will be dark in color with white markings possible
The dam, REVLON (Routinier/Tarim) was awarded Premium status as an Oldenburg foal. She carries the treasured bloodlines of the magnificent stallion, Rohdiamant by Rubinstein I, through her sire, Routinier (Rhodiamont/Inschallah/Zeus). As a weanling, Revlon won numerous classes to qualify for Dressage at Devon where she placed 5th in the the large Cosequin Breeder's Championship Class. As a 2 year old, she had many wins at breed shows with scores in the high 70's and 80's, including high score Champion at the EEMI Breed Show with an amazing score of 87.9!! She ended up as VADA/NOVA Young Horse Champion of 2007. As a 2 year old, she also placed 4th in the highly regarded Cosequin Breeder's Championship Class at Dressage at Devon. To date, Revlon has produced 3 Premium Oldenburg foals. Revlon's filly by Starlight, Sadira TWF, qualified for the 2013 USEF/Markel National Young Horse Dressage Championships in the 4 year old division!!! She competed at the National Finals in Chicago and placed 8th overall in the Nation!!! Revlon's colt by Benetton Dream is growing up to be a true FEI prospect. Revlon also produced a beautiful Dutch colt by Kaareltje in 2013 that was a custom foal for a client. Lastly, she produced a filly by Diamond Stud who was rated PREMIUM at the youngest age in Oldenburg history at a mere 17 hours of age!! During one of the Oldenburg inspections, the Oldenburg judge stated that Revlon was a wonderful correct mover and the best Routinier mare she has seen
The sire, HARVARD (Hohenstein/Cardinal), is a proven sire of excellence. Standing 16.3hh he is dark brown-black, with four white socks and a connecting star and stripe. His legacy is quickly establishing in Europe and North America. Harvard has produced multiple Licensed sons, numerous State Premium, Special Premium and Premium Mares, Elite Auction Foals, a Bundeschampion, a finalist at the World Championships for Young Dressage Horses, successful International Advanced Dressage competitors, high scoring Oldenburg mares, in 2008 he dam-sired the Champion Filly of Germany, Foals of Distinction, Top Hanoverian Foals and legions of Premium Foals. A strong transmitter of type, Harvard’s are stamped with his elegant head and convey his kind, sensible disposition. Harvard is a very modern type and sire of talented dressage and hunter progeny. One of his greatest hallmarks is the wonderful temperament that he passes on to his offspring. At his performance test in 1999 he scored a perfect 10 for temperament and 9's for character, willingness and ability to work, constitution and rideability. In the 2010 Jahrbuch Hengst, Harvard is given an impressive overall index of 134 and a FN ranking of 136!
Harvard was bred in Germany by stallion producer Heinrich Laymeyer and began his sport career as Vice-Champion of the 2000 Oldenburg Main Premium. Following his successful placements in the Bundeschampionate finals as a Four and Five Year Old Stallion with scores up to 8.2, Harvard began his breeding career at the renowned Hengsthaltung Kathmann in Germany. While there, he sired numerous “true to type” Elite auction foals, top quality approval candidates, State Premium Mares and three licensed sons. Harvard is the epitome of the upgrader type, passing on his striking good looks, wonderful character and elastic, athletic gaits
With the highly sought after European bloodlines in this upcoming foal’s pedigree, it will be destined for the big ring! Please visit our website www.markimfarms.com for more info & videos. We are proven producers of Champions!
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