Oephucas S has been retained due to his potential as a stallion prospect.
Elegant long legged colt foal, to make 16.2 by the renowned Arab stallion H Tobago, out of our double approved Hanoverian mare Calimba De Luna.
“The notable H Tobago…is a very correct and typey young stallion. He has a pretty, short, dished face, good conformation, high tail-carriage, charismatic presence and spectacular, elevated movement.” - The Arabian Magazine.
He is quickly becoming the popular choice among sport horse breeders wishing to add blood and elegance to large warmblood mares. A show champion and gold medal winner in his own right, he is also producing champions in both the Arab and Sport horse industry, being the highest ranked BEF Arab sire of all time.
His BEF rankings are as follows:
- National joint top-scoring Eventing foal, BEF Futurities, 2012
- Elite Premium and overall highest-scoring horse (across all ages and disciplines), BEF Futurity, Hartpury, 2012
- First Premium scoring Dressage foal, BEF Futurities, 2012
- National top-scoring Endurance 2yo and 3yo, BEF Futurities, 2011
- All-time joint highest-scoring Endurance horse, BEF Futurities (one of only 2 horses ever to gain an Elite grading in this discipline)
- Elite Premium and overall second-highest-scoring horse (across all ages and disciplines) BEF, Futurity, Crofton Manor 2011
- Higher-First Premium and overall highest-scoring horse (across all ages and disciplines), BEF, Futurity, The Grange 2011
- First Premium scoring Eventing 2yo, BEF Futurities 2012
- Reserve High Score Eventing 2yo, BEF Futurities 2012
- First Premium scoring Eventing Yearling, BEF Futurity, Catherston 2013
- Reserve High Score Eventing Yearling, BEF Futurity, Catherston 2013
His dam Vb.Pr.St Hauptstutbusch Calimba de Luna boasts some of the best showumping blood available today, and is herself a stunning, long legged, branded Hanoverian Mare. She is also main studbook approved with both the Hanoverian & the Westphalian Verbands.
By the Elite stallion Calido whose offspring are known worldwide as aesthetic, athletic and absolutely impressive show jumpers that are very easy to ride. They include top international competition horses such as Coupe de Coeur, winner of the German Championship in 2006 and 2007 with Rene Tebbel and overall leader in the 2009 Riders Tour with Ludger Beerbaum. Noblesse M won the Grand Prix of Helsinki in 2007 and Eurocommerce Acapulco was Dutch Vice Champion with Gerco Schröder.
187 Calido progeny compete successfully in 1.50 m show jumping classes and together, they have accumulated competition earnings of more than 2 million Euro. 42 of Calido's offspring are now approved stallions and many of them achieved impressive scores in their performance tests. One of them is Cashmoaker, who received a perfect 10.0 for his jumping ability.
In 2010, several stallions produced by Calido were premium stallions at their performance tests, in both Hanover and at the Oldenburg International Show Jumping Horse Breeding Association. Her dam is by the internationally acclaimed Hanovarian Wanderer, one of the great Hanoverian sires and is renowned for producing horses with outstanding jumping talent, as well as elastic movements. The bay stallion descends from famous bloodlines (Wendekreis, Gotthard, Absatz) which are a special guarantee for performance ability.
A large number of approved sons--six of them are Celle State stallions-- attest to his impressive ability to reproduce quality. Wanderer's daughter Welina was the Vice Champion Mare at the Ratje-Niebuhr Show 2000.
His offspring include:
- 29 Licensed Sons
- 210 Approved Broodmares
- 44 States premium or higher broodmares
- Total Offspring prize money; DM 839,072
- Registered competition Offspring; 380
With some of the best proven bloodlines in the UK, Oephucas S is sure to excel in any performance sphere. He is already showing perfect correct conformation, with a beautifully set neck and enormous elastic stride. Watch this space to see a sure superstar for the future!
|Vb.Pr.St Hauptstutbusch Calimba de Luna|
|Bint Bey Shah|
|Musks Angel Eyes|
|Bay El Bey|
|Star of Ofir|
|King Cotton Gold|
|Cor De La Bryere|
|ST.PR. Hauptstutbuch Alina|