by Baloubet Du Rouet. Dam Velvet Black
Name: HVL Baloubena
Stunning filly foal with lots of character by Baloubet du Rouet x Heartbreaker x Indoctro!
Sire;Baloubet du Rouet,three-time World Champion jumping horse, and repeat Olympian, Baloubet du Rouet, under Rodrigo Pessoa, has thrilled audiences and pushed the boundaries of show jumping worldwide. In 1999 he won the World Cup in Gothenburg for the second year running, an incredible achievement seen by only three horses since the start of the competition. Baloubet du Rouet’s dam, Mesange de Rouet, had eight wins from 13 outings at four years of age, and five wins from 12 outings at five. She is also mother of Unadore de Rouet. Her sire, Starter, is a noted sire of broodmares. Grand dam, Badine, also produced Globule, dam of Nemo de la Fosse and Urcos du Rouet. In addition to his World Cup win, Baloubet du Rouet, was finalist to the championship of the world as a six year old and champion of France as a seven year old. Baloubet du Rouet’s first offspring inherit his bold athleticism and are very promising, already placing him well on breeding indices. Gonzague du Rouet and Gershwin du REIS, are both winners in CSO. Gatsby Vandrin sold for a record price as a five year old for 850.000 FB. Waldman sold as a foal for 700.000 FB at the sale of Maline, and Bahlmannz sold as a foal for 475.000 FB at the sale of Zangersheide. This stallion stands for capacity, honesty and precision in jumping. Like his world-famous rider, he has set a new standard for modern show jumping.
“Velvet Black is our second dutchbred broodmare with top International Showjumping bloodlines such as Heartbreaker x Indoctro x Ramiro Z! She has the PROK title and has excellent confirmation and attitude. Lovely paces and great scope over a fence!
Sire;Heartbreaker ( Preferent) (click here for pic) has consistently topped the jumping indexes in Belgium and Holland and his oldest offspring include Quartz Music, Quintin and Quasimodo. Heartbreaker (click here) had already produced TEN approved sons by the age of 14, including the superb jumping stallions, Orlando, Padinus & Regilio and leads the jumping index with an amazing score of 168 points. Nimmerdor, sire of Aldato who is well known to Irish breeders, successfully competed with Albert Voorn and Bert Romp. Just some of his Grand Prix wins & placings include Hamburg, Falsterbo and Aachen while he also had top 5 placings at Lanaken as a 6 & 7 year old. AND he won the 1.40m class at the Zwolle stallion show! His second dam also produced Wendela, who placed 10th for Sweden’s Jennie Zoer at the World Equestrian Games in Stockholm and the approved stallion Gershwin.
Dam; Ocarole (Ster) is by Indoctro (Preferent). To date, Indoctro has produced more than ten licensed sons, including international performers, No Limit, Nassau, Montreal and Maserati, as well as Oramé, Sheraton, Nothing to Lose and Nirvana. Star competition horses include Meatloaf (Jeroen Dubbeldam), Hertel Nero (Sander Ubachs), Nobel (Maikel van der Vleuten), VDL Ocinthe (Gianni Giovani), Casadora (Lauren Hough), Youp (Lesley Howard), VDL Orestus (Peter Erikson) and Minka’s Diamond (Emile Tacken).