Sire: MESSENGER VF is a promising young stallion who carries top international jumping lines and performance records on both sides of his pedigree. His dam, sired by the prolific DARCO, competed to 1.50m and has produced multiple approved sons and offspring jumping at Grand Prix level. Messenger VF's sire, MONTE BELLINI, was awarded a premium at his licensing and performance test and finished as reserve champion in 2007. He won the Bundeschampion title as a 5 & 6 year old and enjoyed resounding success in Grand Prixs and Nations Cups along with a 4th place finish at World Cup Finals in S-Hertogenbosch. Monte Bellini was nominated for the 2012 Olympic games but could not compete due to a virus.
Dam: Before entering the breeding shed, ENCORE was a very competitive hunter with top placings and championships on both coasts. She was the 2013 reserve champion of the 4/5-year-old division of the OHJA ultimate hunter challenge, earned multiple championships in Wellington in the baby green as well as the3/4-year-old division, and top pins in the Ontario pre-green division and multiple pre-child adult and children hunter championships with a 12-year-old rider. Her sire, POPEYE K, was hunter breeding sire of the year 2008 and 2009 and has been awarded countless championships and year-end awards for his and his progeniesí accomplishments in the hunter ring.
Notes: NEVERTHELESS VF is a striking KWPN colt with correct conformation, light athletic movement, and the first out of the lovely KWPN mare ENCORE. Not surprisingly, Nevertheless VF looks to be a strong future contender in the hunter or jumper ring. He will make a great competition partner or investment for the future. Don't let this colt pass you by!