Auction stallions : Toulon and Thunder vd Zuuthoeve put their marks both on the sire and the dam side.
Nr. 39 Panter JVH is a son of Le Blue Diamond van ‘t Ruytershof x Toulon – nr. 43 P-Quigraf vh Maarlo is a Quint vh Maarlo x Robin des Bruyeres – nr. 50 Peak of Ballmore comes from Thunder vd Zuuthoeve x Pavarotti vd Helle – nr. 51 Pepitto van het Bokt is also a son of Thunder vd Zuuthoeve out of a Polygraf dam – nr. 52 Phoenix STS is a Toulon x Concorde and nr. 53 Picasso vd Veldstraat is also a Toulon with Thunder vd Zuuthoeve on the dam’s side.
Le Blue Diamond van ‘t Ruytershof , the sire of PANTER JVH, recently won the class for 6yo stallions in Mechelen. His dam Caprice already gave an approved stallion and several international jumping horses, of which Gladys is no doubt the best known. This mare by Wandor vd Mispelaere jumped at 1.60m level. Granddam Viver van Boeregemveld was herself active up to 1.40m.
P-QUIGRAFvh MAARLO belongs to the Holsteiner line 317A. The approved stallion Didas de l’Esperance, who jumped at 1.60m level under the Brazilian rider De Miranda, also belongs to that line, together with a lot of international jumpers and approved stallions, such as For Germany (For Pleasure – 1.60m), Onasis II (Indoctro – 1.60m), Landmann (Landgraf I – 1.60m) and Caruso (Coriano – 1.60m).
The marks of Thunder vd Zuuthoeve and Toulon are clearly present starting at nr.50.
PEAK OF BALLMORE is a son of Thunder; his granddam Giselle van de Helle performed at 1.50m level under Kristof Cleeren. His greatgranddam produced at least 5 internationals, such as Grandpilot (Grandeur – 1.60m), Van Schijndel ’s Rascin (Ramiro – 1.60m) and Shrek d’Enfer (Stakkato – 1.60m). This line also produced the ev enting talent Hurricane (Heraldik xx).
Thunder vd Zuuthoeve is also the sire of PEPITTO vh BOKT. His dam Pagena 58 jumped herself 1.40m classes and passed her jumping genes to two of her offspring : Marius 124 (Montender – 1.45m) and I-Squalls Estate Argena (Argentinus – 1.40m). This family also produces dressage talents, such as Sandy (Spitsbube) performing at M-level in Germany and Dream of Nymphenburg (Dark Fire) performing in Prix Saint Georges.
Toulon is the sire of PHOENIX STS. His dam is Quin(by Concorde). She already produced Hevita (Winningmood vd Arenberg) who jumps 1.40m classes in Ireland, and Validini (Magic Darco – 1.30m). Phoenix’ granddam is the dam of the 1.30m jumpers Randel (Concorde) and Picasso (Darco).
PICASSO vd VELDSTRAAT combines the genes of Toulon and Thunder vd Zuuthoeve. This stallion belongs to the BWP performance line 94. Granddam Belona vd Pereboom participated in Z1 dressage classes. Greatgranddam Odessa already produced 4 international toppers, not only in jumping but also in eventing. To this line 94 belongs the well known Gunder vd Pereboom (Thunder vd Zuuthoeve) who reached the highest level under Bassem Hassan Mohammed (QAT) and Ali Yousef Al Rumaihi (QAT) . it is also the line of Comeet vd Pereboom (Orlando) which performs very well in eventing (CIC3*).