Who will be Cornet's best son at stud? In 2018, the battle remains open.
On the track, Colestus bulks up his muscles and finishes 2018 with a fanfare tenth of the GP GCT of Pragues and sixth of the GP WC of Coruña, pocketing € 80.000 in 5 days.
“It's a compact, regular Cornet with a very stable character. On the bars, it is flexible, elastic and very respectful ”
according to L. Beerbaum, his guide.
At stud, his young production “explodes” in competition: The oldest are eight years old, this is the pivotal age, that of true progeny testing.
A total success that makes Colestus
the most fashionable young father on the international scene.
At the start of 2019, he was second of the fathers of winners aged 9 and under in CSI.
BLH is proud to have recommended it to you 4 years ago. It is available as a very fertile frozen semen.
Easy to cross. Perfect for slightly long mares, back lacking strength and those with perfectible gesture in front.
Colestus was first ridden by Philipp Schoder and Marcus Doring, with whom he won twenty-five times the tests for young horses.
In 2012, he won the Wesphalian championship for 6-year-old horses then after two clear qualifiers, he finished eighth in the German championship and was a finalist in the world championship in Lanaken.
In 2013, Colestus accumulated first places in international events in the Yougster-Tour in Hanover, The Hague, Bâlve. He is a Silver medalist in the very successful German 7-year-old Championship.
A pivotal year for Colsteus, 2014 saw him join the most prestigious German team in Riesenbeck at Ludger Beerbaum.
Then begins his ascent to the highest level:
At Only 8 years old, the gray stallion wins a 160 class in Paris with Marco Kütcher then with Ludger Beerbaum, he ranks in 5 other 150 classes in the biggest 5 * competitions: Paris, Verona, Aachen, Hamburg, Stuttgart Madrid.
8 years old is also the age at which the stallion participates in his first World Cup Grand Prix in Madrid with Ludger Beerbaum.
In 2015, it was regularly classified under the saddle of Ludger Beerbaum in 160 (2nd in Paris) and 150. Madeleine Winter-Schultze, patron of the Beerbaum stables, acquired it. Maybe in view of a big deadline. Who knows?
The production of his father Cornet Obolensky outrageously dominates the world circuit with Cornet d'Amour, Cornado, Cornet 'Cristallo… In 2005, he covered nearly 500 mares per season.
On the maternal side, the strain is rich in excellent direct line stallions: Stakatto, Pilot, Durchlaucht. Spice Girl is also the dam of S class winners and Mr. De Pépita, his grandmother, is from the stallions Harry Potter (Holland), Wessex, Cornet Cocconuts, all winners in S Class in Germany.
Colestus is approved in Westphalia, Oldenburg, Hanover, Mecklenburg and in stud-books in southern Germany. He started riding in the former East Germany. The first offspring were born in 2010 and immediately it was supreme: Twelve of his first generation sons were approved as stallions in several stud-books. In 2015: one of his first 5 years, Colestros, finished 7th at the National Championship in Warendorf. His daughter Laurentina is also successful in the same final. Colestus foals make Top Prices in German sales. He is currently one of the most prominent young stallions on the world circuit.
“Marco Kütcher rode Colestus in my stables before I rode him, so I had a very good idea of the qualities of the stallion.
He's adorable, my bellboys are fans of him.
He doesn't have a “macho” character and on bars he is particularly vigilant and elastic.
These qualities are essential for
practice the high level for a long time. ”
Colestus is a rather compact Cornet Obolensky of a very regular pattern and of a very stable character. He passes on to his foals his fine and elegant head as well as a powerful rear hand.
His extraordinary sporting potential, his youth and the quality of his first generations make him one of the most prominent young stallions at the world level.
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