March 18th, 2017

Date of Birth: 12/2016

Bloodlines: Senator VDL - Pico Bello - Aberlou xx

Colour: Grey

Sex: Mare

Sara MVNZ is full sister to Rouge MVNZ and half sister to Optimus MVNZ.

Sire Senator VDL combines great type, performance in the sport and pedigree. His damline produced two Olympic jumpers. His father Corland, jumped many international Grand Prix. Senator himself has been hugely successful by winning and placing in many major classes, including Grand Prix.

Senator VDL’s progeny not only inherit his wonderful temperament, but he is producing foals with correct conformation, lovely heads and a strong topline. His progeny are showing great technique, with loads of scope when jumping.

See Stallion Page for more information on Senator VDL.

Dam Escarda is a very flashy bay mare with enormous presence. She has good bone with a strong conformation and good shoulder. Very interesting warmblood/TB cross. She has very balanced movement with an excellent canter.

Grandsire Pico Bello, was imported to NZ as a 5 yr old and was very successfully competed up to Grand Prix level. He was then sold to AU, continuing his success with many wins and placings in GP  and World Cup classes.

Pico Bello’s sire, Calvados is bred from the best of French Performance stock. The sire of Calvados, Uriel produced more than 100 International SJ horses.
Pico Bello’s dam, Zellie is by Joost, the Holsteiner stallion that is one of the founders of Dutch Show Jumping breeding. In combination with Abgar, as seen in Pico Bello’s breeding, Joost has produced a large number of International Show Jumping horses.

Granddam Abby is by Aberlou xx, arguably the most prepotent eventing sire in New Zealand. Historically, Aberlou was rated second for sires of eventers in NZ and third for show jumpers. Aberlou’s most famous son was Messiah, World Three Day Eventing champion at Stockholm, and bronze medallist at Barcelona. He is also the sire of Delta who represented NZ at the Atlanta Olympics.

Sara is sold to New Caledonia.


November 2018

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