HARLEY VDL x HERMES D'AUTHIEUX
This horse has it all – looks, temperament, scope and athleticism! Everything you would want in a modern day sport horse. An absolutely stunning horse with unlimited ability and personality to match. He’s very careful yet brave and takes everything in his stride. A very easy and lovely natured horse to have around.
Branded Springpferdezuchtverband Oldenburg International. The OS Studbook was created by Paul Schockemole specifically for show jumpers with the aim to change the face of modern show jumping.
Very light on his feet, has a naturally balanced up hill canter and his jump shows outstanding natural talent. Canters over 1.50 without any effort! Given the correct training this horse shows serious potential for the age classes and beyond.
Breeding – His pedigree is littered with world class stallions on both sides and is among the best for sport and breeding. Sire Harley VDL, ridden by Jessica Kurten, contains 3 international jumping stallions in a row. He has been awarded ‘Keur’ thanks to the outstanding performances of his offspring in the international sport. His progeny include numerous Grand Prix & Nations Cup winners and approved stallions, not to mention World Champions! – Earley – World Champion in Lanaken as a 4 year old and again as a 5 year old in 2015. Also Davidson VDL Dutch Champion 7 year old. Just to mention a few! Harley’s offspring are very popular at the auctions too. VDL Dorusino sold for $195.000 at the WEF Sport Horse Auction 2015, the now successful star of Laura Kraut Constable II was sold for $165.000 and Cupido sold in the same auction for $200.000