Royce: Grand Prix and FEI Nations Cup winner
La Petite Fleur, OS, born 2007, by Lexicon out of Fleur III by Romino - Landgraf I, bred by Beverly Hill Equestrian, USA, and owned by Jorge Arozarena, Mexico, and Nicolas Pizarro from Mexico placed third in a 1.40 m show jumping test and sixth in the Grand Prix, a 1.60 m show jumping test. Dam Fleur III was successful in World Cup show jumping tests under Raymond Texel and Michael Whitaker and gave birth to another advanced level show jumper named Cheers Cassini by Cassini under Ulrich Kirchhoff and to a licensed stallion named Comme Fleur by Calido. Granddam Sühne gave birth to the advanced level show jumper and licensed stallion Come On by Cantus under Ralf Schneider, Ludger Beerbaum and Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein. She is also the dam of the successful advanced level show jumpers Conland by Contender under Mario Stevens and Joaquin Larrain and Nobless M by Calido under Pius Schwizer.
Luebbo, OS, born 2005, by Lord Pezi out of Samoa by Stakkato, bred by Volker Harms, Südbrookmerland, Germany, and owned by Kylie Co, USA, took fifth place in a 1.45 m show jumping test under his American rider Jamie Barge. Luebbo was introduced to sport by Karl Brocks and Eva Bitter. Dam Samoa also produced a one-year younger, full sister named Lady Gaga, OS, born in 2006, who collects ribbons in advanced level show jumping with Richard Murmann.
Royce, born 2004, by Cafe au lait out of Petula by Grandilot, bred by Gestüt Lewitz, Germany, and owned by Elm Rock Partners LLC, USA, won the Grand Prix, a 1.60 m show jumping test as well as the FEI Nations Cup for the USA with Margie Engle in the saddle. Dam Petula is also the dam of Adilot by Ars Vivendi who competes internationally under Thomas Holz at 3-star level. Royce carries the bloodline of the jumper-maker Pilot in his pedigree and comes from the mare family of Melissa by Maistern. This line also produced a licenced stallion named Caligula by Cornet Obolensky who successfully competes internationally under Oleg Krasyuk.
Toulago, OS, born 2005, by Toulon out of Grand Clou by Carthago Z, bred by Gestüt Lewitz, Germany, and owned by Starlight Farm 1 Llc, USA, won bronze under Adrienne Sternlicht in a 1.45 show jumping test. Dam Grand Clou also gave birth to the licensed stallion Quino du Ry by Quidam de Revel. Toulago’s dam line is the origin of Markus Merschformanns international advanced level show jumper Baloupetra by Baloubet du Rouet and her sons Carinou by Carinue under Philipp Weishaupt and Ludger Beerbaum, Tailormade Chaloubet by Chacco-Blue with Sören Pedersen in the saddle and Comanche by Coupe de Coeur under Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum, all successful in advanced level show jumping classes.
Photo: Royce by Cafe au lait highly successful under Margie Engle. (Koenig)