Born 29 April 2009. Mare to make 16.1hh
Oldenburg Premium Foal
Outstanding movement and freedom of paces combined with excellent, kind temperament. Very pretty rich red dark bay with lovely natural topline
Bred for SJ but would excel in Dressage.
First crop from young stallion Ashby (left) by the famous Argentinus out of C'Dur (right). German Champion mare 1998, she produced four licenced stallions. Such is her importance, since her loss in 2009, the Champion Mare is presented with the C'Dur Statue Award at the annual Oldenburg Elite Broodmare Show in Rastede (picture)
Top 'Cinderella' damline - producers of International SJ / Dr sporthorses and stallions eg. Int.SJ Zymbal II, Castus I, Laphroaig (full brother to C'Dur), Rubino Rosso, First Class, Dam Chin Chin is full sister to
Zymbal I, damsire to top SJ and sire Lord Pezi, Olympic SJ Cordijana Z
and IntSJ Lombadia.
Second foal from Eclair - See Mares Page - from equally important damline - 'Egale'. Following success at the Rastede Mare Championships, Esperanza was selected to represent Oldenburg at the European Broodmare Show in Brussels, taking 4th place for owner, the late Mr Godijn, breeder of Eclair and owner of Haarlem.
With two absolutely top granddams in C'Dur and Esperanza, Eclipse represents a rare opportunity to acquire not only a quality sportshorse, but an outstanding foundation breeding mare.
Haarlem (IntSJ) produced DR/SJ to top level inc. Obeleska (IntSJ Italy)
Dam Esperanza from the famous Oldenburg 'Egitta' family.
Top mare at Oldenburg StPr Mare Show, later to take 4th in Brussels
European Broodmare Show representing Oldenburg.
Sold to NL 1993 as 3yr old for DM90,000.Foal by D-Day currently winning GPDR USA
Grandam Eliza is dam of stallion Filigran (GPSJ).1993 Winner Old. Stallion SJ Chps scoring 90%.
Full sister Eliza II represented Old.at German Broodmare Chps.