Partnered with a strong family history of in both world class dressage and jumping, Florence has it all! She is completely unspoilt and has been allowed to grow up on a 300 acre farm. She is stunning, sweet natured with huge presence and is a blank canvas to work with.
Her sire line is Timbermill Fifth Avenue a 17hh chestnut pink papered Hanoverian stallion, half brother to Avant Garde (dressage Prix St Georges level). Timbermill Fifth Avenue’s German sire is Furst Nymphenburg who was reserve champion at the 2007 Hanoverian Stallion Licensing and is currently competing in dressage at Prix St Georges level in Germany. The pedigree continues with some big dressage names: Florencio 1 was the World Champion of 2004 and 2005 for young dressage horses and Grandam sire De Niro was the Hanoverian stallion of the Year 2008. De Niro’s foals have dominated the German foal championships and foal auctions for years.
Rangatira Florence’s sire has both exceptional dressage and jumping bloodlines with his grand dam Paratata xx siring GV Braveheart, who achieved an individual 8th place in Eventing at the World Equestrian Games 1998 in Rome and his dams sire Dynamit was a B-Grade Showjumper in his own right, before being retired to stud at age six.
Florence’s dam’s sire is Zabulu who sired many jumpers and eventers including Flintstar who competed at the London Olympics in 3 day Eventing for NZ.
Her Grand dam sire is Aberlou, who sired Blyth Tait’s World Champion, Messiah and Delta who he rode to 2nd place at Badminton. Although Aberlou died in 1996, Aberlou’s name continues to appear with remarkable regularity in show jumping and eventing programmes. Florance Grand dam is Darley Bell a NZWB Registered Stud Book Mare, by Imperial Guard.
Rangatira Florence is ready to continue the grand traditions of her family on the Dressage or Jumping stage.
Note that this stud is registered for GST, therefore GST (15% NZ) will be payable at fall of hammer