Gitta - 1998 16.1hh Black Rheinland Pfalz-Saar Main Marebook by Kari / GROMS / Fabius / Amadeus

Gitta is a stunning black filly by our deceased foundation stallion GROMS out of Kari, a Trakehner mare who descends from one of the most important Trakehner damlines of Kassette( Hauptgestuet Trakehnen ). Gitta's outstanding conformation, wonderful working attitude, athletic ability, and her lovely elastic gaits compliment this gifted mare.

Gitta has been in training doing exceptionally well. She has an aptitude for work and shines when she is being ridden.

Her talent and ability are apparent in the show ring in her confidence and consistency. Gitta has been Champion or Reserve showing in the Hunter ring every time out.

Gitta is bred to Paul Schockemohle's exciting young stallion Sir Shutterfly / Silvio l / Forrester XX for a 2007 foal. Sir Shutterfly is the full brother to the internationally successful "Shutterfly", Meredith Michaels Beerbaum's World Cup Champion.

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Kari - 1993 16hh Black OSB Trakehner by Fabius / Amadeus / Impuls

Kari is a captivating black Trakehner mare by Fabius out of Kalliste. With her extraordinary movement, well balanced conformation and athletic ability she exemplifies her outstanding pedigree. Kari is a double Impuls - Ibicus daughter from the famous "K" damline that descends back to Kassette. One of the best known representatives from the Kassette family is DLG Champion and foundation Impuls daughter Kassiopeia when crossed with Ibikus produced Kasiber. Kasiber a Class 1 Trakehner Stallion was approved by the Hannoverian, Rheinland and Bavarian Verbands. Kasiber was the Grand Champion Stallion against all breeds at Adelheidsdorf in 1976 approvals and competed in the 1984 Olympics and the 1987 Pan American Games ridden by Libby Hernandez. Kari's maternal grandsire Amadeus was a successful International event horse for Germany. The damline of Kassette produced a huge number of approved stallions such as Don Kennedy Champion Stallion at his approvals in Vetcha 2003, K-2 by Stradivari Champion Stallion of the Trakehner approvals in 2001, Karon by Arogno, Kostolany by Enrico Caruso, Kassio by Abglanz, Kassiber by Ibikus, Koenigsmarck by Tuareg, Kadre Noir by Upan la Jarthe to name but a few from this illustrious damline that now spans over 10 generations.

Kari is also approved by the German Oldenburg Verband (GOV) and was entered into their Main Marebook with excellent marks.

All of Kari's foals have been distinguished with Premiums. Currently, Kari is confirmed in foal to GromKiev for an exciting 2006 arrival. This is an exceptional combination of line breeding to the German Trakehner Stallion Fabius, we anticipate this to be an extremely exciting, talented and beautiful hunter prospect and will be IHF nominated.

Riva Phoenix -1992 16.1hh Bay JC Thoroughbred by Texas Fuel / Torrontes / Sun Festival

Riva Phoenix is a kind generous mare that has been an outstanding mare, having produced only Premium offspring. She is by Texas Fuel out of Brown Bette. Texas Fuel has produced many exceptional Hunters that have competed, excelled and won at the highest levels of competition at the "A" rated shows. Brown Bette, Riva Phoenix's dam was a successful Conformation Hunter before becoming a broodmare. Riva is a living testament to her heritage of competitors and athletes in her pedigree and what she produces. Riva has a lovely expression with a kind eye, a very feminine type with tons of athletic ability in her gaits and her jumping form.

Riva Phoenix was presented to the German Oldenburg Verband ( GOV ) and was entered into their Main Marebook with excellent marks. She displayed her light expressive gaits, rhythmic canter and athletic ability.

Riva Phoenix was also bred to the awesomely talented and handsome IHF nominated stallion GromKiev for a 2006 Hunter Futurity prospect.

Isella - 1988 16.3 hh Bay OSB Trakehner mare by Fabius / Avignon ll / Flaneur

Isella ia a noble, elegant mare by Fabius out of Invasion vom Castell. Her outstanding bloodlines and phenotype are passed along to her offspring evident by their beautiful exterior and strong resemblance to their dam. Isella's dam sire Avignon ll, whose famous sire Flaneur was awarded "Sire Of The Century" by the Germans, as one of the most influential Stallions and important hereditary transmitter of the Trakehner Breed.

Isella has competed to Third Level in Dressage and is a wonderful riding horse with an awarding winning, willing and intelligent attitude. Her substantial build, coupled with harmonious balance, excellent conformation, wonderful expressive gaits and tons of athletic ability is evident in all of her offspring. Isella produced the stunning 98 colt, GromKIev our licensed and approved RPSI Class 1 Stallion.

Isella is also approved by the German Oldenburg Verband ( GOV ) and has been entered into their Main MareBook with excellent marks. All of Isella's offspring have been awarded Premium status.

Fidelia - 2001 16.3hh Dark Bay Rheinland Pfalz-Saar Main Marebook filly by Isella/ Feiner Stern / Fabius / Avignon ll

Fidelia is an exquisite daughter of Isella, she inherited her dam's nobility, grace and elegance. She is a tall, leggy, modern filly with her sire, Feiner Sterns gaits and presence. Feiner Stern is an impressive 17hh bay Oldenburg stallion who achieved 9.0 four times for his trot, canter, rideability, and his work ethic at his 100 day test at Adelheidsdorf with a score of 126.49. He has 16 licensed sons and more than 26 SPS or Elite Mare daughters passing on his expressive trot, beautiful heads and necks and superb all around sport horses. Feiner Sterns offspring have fetched prices in the £150,000 to £200,000 Euro at the Vechta and Verden Auctions.

Fidelia's lovely conformation, expressive elastic gaits and athletic ability earned her a Premium at her Inspection.

Fidelia has been started under saddle and adapts wonderfully to her work with a level head and consistent focus, she shows a strong aptitude towards jumping and an easy willingness for anything asked of her. She is honest, quiet, brave, and extremely talented.

 

Dini - 1995 16.3hh Bay JC Thoroughbred, Premium RPSI mare by Beau Genius / Perrault / Nearctic

Dini is an exceptional addition to our broodmares and we are thrilled to have a TB of her quality. Dini was awarded Premuim status in the Main Mare Book when presented to the RPSI inspection team. This elegant daughter of Beau Genius out of British bred Acitra possesses a pedigree that is abundant with athletes and winners. Beau Genius a Grade 1 stakes winner of $1,055,600 is a Leading California Sire in 2004 and Acitra goes back to Nearctic and Nearco. Dini is a tall, leggy mare who possesses graceful catlike movement, a lovely big rolling canter, incredible scope and ability in her jumping, a wonderful mind and quiet laid back temperament. Dini competed in the Junior Hunter Divisions at rated shows earning blues and Championship placements.

We anticipate a very exciting and promising hunter prospect from Dini who we will breed to GromKiev in 2006. Dini's excellent conformation, lovely rhythmic canter, big stride, wonderfully relaxed attitude and incredible jumping ability when crossed to GromKiev will produce a perfect match and will be IHF nominated.

Whoki - 1990 16.3h gray JC Thoroughbred by Grey Dawn/ Kiawah/ Super Gray

Wonderfully sweet mare with an aim to please attitude, she relishes attention, has a wonderful mind and a stunning presence .  Lovely old Thoroughbred pedigree, looks just like GreyDawn ll, she has substantial bone, great shoulder, well put together, strong hind end, super canter stride and buoyant lofty trot. This exceptional mare crossed  with GromKiev should produce a super star with tons of talent and a puppy dog temperament. 

Gromaya - 1999 16.1 bay Latvian Groms /Riva Phoenix /Texas Fuel /Torrontes

This stunning uphill powerhouse is a daughter of Groms out of our Premium producing mare Riva Phoenix whose legendary Texas Fuel bloodlines has produced outstanding hunters. Maya is extraordinarily athletic, her jump is fantastic and obviously inherited her style and scope from her sire Groms, she has a big canter stride that's slow and rhythmic,she is a spectacular mover and is quiet honest and well mannnered.

This outstanding daughter of Groms will be bred to the exciting Balou du Rouet whose sire Baloubet du Rouet is currently one of the most successful jumping stallions on the international stage (individual gold medallist at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, three-times World Cup Champion in a row, winner of many Grand Prix’s), has an exceptional pedigree.

This incredible cross should produce an exceptional jumper or hunter prospect in 2007.

On the farm photography by Jody Cilberto