Bundeschampionat winner 2000, (dressage). Approved in Trakehnen, Hannover, Oldenburg, Westfalen, Sachsen-Anhalt and Schweiz.
Trakehner, black, born 1996, stick measure 168 cm
A true upgrader with the incomparable Trakehner charm and imposing, dance-like motions and wonderful suppleness. A performance emphasised pedigree with the half-bred Saint Cloud and the elite stallions Caprimond and Sokrates, as well as a highly successful consolidated dam line. Saint Cloud, who was rideability winner with a score of 153 points, was successful up to Grand Prix. Caprimond, stallion of the year 1998, is likewise successful up to Grand Prix and has an exceptional balance-sheet of successes as an upgrader and transmitter of dressage horses. The grandam Larissa, with her daughters Lara and Lorina presented the champion family at the state Trakehner show. In addition to this, Lara was a I-a champion mare at the state show and is the half-sister of the stallion Liebestraum. In 1999, Latimer absolved an excellent stallion performance test in Adelheidsdorf. He won third place with a total of 132 points and with more than 20 points lead, was the absolute rideability winner with a score of 152 points. In 2000, he won both the Trakehner Championship, as well as the Federal Championship in sovereign style. Latimer moreover won the federal championship of 4-year old stallions in Warendorf with a never previously attained total score, being awarded the dream score of 10.0 for type and rideability. His first foal age class already resulted in two premiumed stallion contenders that were sold for top prices at the auction. Breeder : Alfons Gradl, Übersee Licensed for Oldenburg, Trakehner, Westphalia, Rhineland, Saxony-Anhalt, Hanover Denmark and breeding regions. Insemination fee: Euro 1,000.-