FLORDUROY: 2016 Bay Gelding. Registered American Hanoverian Society. Florianus II/Florestan I x EM Conteah/Contucci/Caprimond. Bred by Thornridge Manor. As of February 2018, measures 15.1H at wither and 16H at hind end. Expect maturity at 16.3/17H. Star and two hind socks.
BLOODLINES: EM Conteah is by Contucci/Caprimond and out of the Holsteiner dam, Althena III. Althena was competed thru Fourth Level. Conteah herself was competed successfully as a youngster at Devon prior to becoming a broodmare. She has produced offspring that have been placed with numerous FEI riders. One of her 4yos scored a WHOPPING 89.5% to cream the Devon 2015 Material Class for stallions/geldings. Conteah has also produced for us: 2015 Vineyard (Vinca/Metall/Ferro/Idocus) and 2017 Lululondon (Londonderry). Florianus boasts a stellar Grand Prix competition record and has produced innumerable quality offspring, as has his sire, Florestan.
BACKGROUND: "Cord" has great bone, correct legs and confirmation AND the sweetest personality. He has lots of loft in his forearms, giving all three gaits measurable quality. Passage should be a blast with Cord due to his natural cadence in the trot! Cord has been a complete pleasure to work with and he will be a fun youngster for a buyer to bond with. He certainly has the potential to excel as a performance horse, in the discipline of your choice.