An attractive grey mare Arturo`s Renaissance is a horse that can turn heads when competing, with excellent movements and an aptitude for jumping she is currently winning 1.30m competitions.
Arturo`s Renaissance was bred at High Offley Stud, out of one of our best brood mares Mosaic. Mother Mosaic jumped internationally and possessed an excellent temperament to be a sport horse, after her jumping career Mosaic become one of our foundation mares and as well as Arturo`s Renaissance she is also the mother of Miss Arko who was placed at Addington in the British young horse championships.
Sire of Arturo`s Renaissance is again our own Arturo 8 (Athlet Z x Lord x Ramiro) who was one of the leading stallions in the UK when he was imported by High Offley Stud, together with Candice King, Geoff Glazzard and Geoff Billington he boasted an impressive show jumping record. Arturo 8 has proved himself as an excellent sire of performance horses especially showjumpers, many of his offspring can be soon in major jumping championships from novice upwards all over Europe, competed by some of the worlds leading riders.
High Offley Velvet
A 17h black mare, Velvet is hard to miss in the collecting ring and if you did manage too, then this would change when she began jumping. With an immense jump Velvet is still surprisingly athletic and flexible for her size, she is being produced slowly but we will be looking forward to this mare in the months and years ahead of us.
Velvet is out of our international grade a mare Niagra B and you can really see her features in this very special mare. Niagra B represented Great Britain in the world breeding championships as both a 6 year old and 7 year old as well as qualifying for 5 classes as a young horse at the horse of the year show.
A handsome grey mare Le Croc is a horse with a serious amount of scope, currently jumping 1.20m / Foxhunter competitions she has the ability and the temperament to truly make a great horse. Le Croc mother is La Bohem a mare with an excellent track record as a brood mare, she competed internationally before being bred from and has sired two approved stallions, Bohemian Business and Arturo 9 the later being jumped by American Olympian Laura. Sire Crocodile Dundy can be seen at High Offley Stud, competed as a young horse by Andrew Davies, Crocodile Dundy has proven jumping ability. His offspring all have everything needed in a sport horse from a high level of trainablility to the athleticism to excel in any equine sport. Crocodile Dundy Z progeny are popular with both amateur and professional showjumping riders.
This attractive mare is a real sweet heat, eager to please and very trainable and willing to learn making her an ideal young rider or ladies horse. Estella was purchased by High Offley Stud as a four year old to produce, she has excelled herself in the jumping ring with some great results, as a four year old she competed at the scope festival of show jumping after only a limited number of outings, she took everything in her stride and had an unfortunate fence. She is currently jumping Newcomers and showing much promise to progress even further,
Estella pedigree is excellent sired by the stallion Zanzibar, a beautiful black stallion competed by Ellen Whitaker who has had victories at grand prix level and competed with much success on the international jumping circuit. The mother line of Estella is Kojack a stallion who proved very popular in Holland and been hailed for his ability to breed horses suitable for the many different equestrian disciplines, showjumping, dressage and eventing.
Smudge is a horse every yard needs, yes you guessed it a diesel horse, highly competitive against the clock it is often smudge who pays for the trip. Jumping classes from 1.20m up to 1.40m he is rarely out the placings. As well as being an out and out winner he is also a school master and has been known to take amateur riders around smaller classes, being a real gentleman looking after them along the way.
High Offley Sydney
Sydney is a young horse that has all the requirements needed to be an excellent modern performance horse, with excellent conformation, temperament and an athletic jump, he would make an excellent event horse prospect. .
BREEDING - Sydneys breeding reads like a who`s who of modern performance horse bloodlines with names such as Lasino, Landgraf, Capital I, Lord, Calletto I, Ladykiller and many others.
Sire Lasino is a horse who has proven himself as both a show jumping stallion as well as a breeding stallion. At his stallion test he was given a jumping index of 130 points. He was successfully competed in the show jumping ring internationally by both Bo Kristoffersen and then later Jorg Kreutzmann.
Grand sire Landgraf is a stallion who needs no introduction as one of the most influential stallions in the Holstein stud book fathering many international performance horses as well as more than his fair share of approved stallions.
Dam Arina is again sired by one of the breeding world greats Capitol I who is the sire of Carthago Z, Cassini I and Campione to mention but a few. As well as Lasiono Dam Arina was also the mother of Limoncello I and II. Sire of Arina mother is the legendary german show jumping stallion Caletto I who was a member of the German European championship team of 1983 that finished 3rd and has again sired countless performance horses
Offspring of Lasino have been turning heads for many years, in 2007 Lord Luis a son of Lasino was a member of the winning German nation cups team in La Baule and then went on to have an excellent performance record with rider Alois Pollman. Le Beau is another product of Lasino who has proven to be an excellent show jumping hors who competed at the European show jumping championships with rider Stein Endresen finishing in individual 13th place, Le Beau was also a member of the Norweigen team at the Hong Kong olympics and secured a top 25 finish in 16th place. Another one of Lasino`s progeny was Leconte who was jumpe by German rider Marcus Ehning with many great results that included the Bordeux world cup qualifier.