2017 Gelding, 16.1 HH, Prospect Under Saddle
Hero’s Tribute (Tb) x Fantast (Bwp) x Ky Alta (Tb)
Consigned by: Shirley England
TAUASZ MP pronounced Tavasz is an athletic, modern type sport horse. He was bred for the future as a hunter and has shown that he will carry on with this career. By sale time he will have over 90 days under saddle and will be started over a few fences. Tauasz MP has the ideal hunter temperament, accepting changes of venues and barns with ease. At home he has been worked outdoors and indoors and trail ridden. For a three year old he shows all the capacity to be a competitive hunter. His 1/2 brother, CAKEWALK, champion hunter shown at WEF et al up the 3’6 hunters with a junior rider. Tryouts available by appointment from Sept 12th – Oct 5th where he will be stabled at Ulterra Equestrian Ltd, North of Calgary.
Sire: HERO’s TRIBUTE is a notable G1 thoroughbred racehorse who won over $850,000. His Sire SEA HERO was the 1993 Kentucky Derby winner. As expected from his thoroughbred sport horse bloodlines, Hero’s Tribute is siring top broodmares and performance horse winners in hunters and eventing such as CAKEWALK, ENDEARING TRIBUTE, and INDIVIDUALIST.
Soundness and longevity are reflected here as well: Sea Hero lived to 29, POLISH NAVY to 27, and GLOWING TRIBUTE to 31. Glowing Tribute was a half-sister to the sport horse progenitor BUCKPASSER. Hero’s Tribute passes on his beautiful, elegant look, lightness in forehand, even temperament, jumping talent, and movement. The Bloodlines of DAMASCUS are well known for hunters and jumping. The close relative SEA LION is a famous approved 3*** stallion who shortlisted for the USA Olympic eventing team, (Ruffianstables.com). SEA ACCOUNTS (also by SEA HERO) is a 4th level dressage and open preliminary eventing stallion.
Dam: FALL EN ANGEL MP is an approved CWHBA mare who, as a foal, was a foal futurity winner. Her Dam MJ AUTUMN was very successful in the 3’6″ hunters and in the breed shows. Angel’s first foal was a pony cross who is showing in the pony hunter classes in BC. Angel’s siblings have all been very successful in the hunter jumper ring. This mare was unable to show due to an injury as a foal but has been a great broodmare.