2020 Colt, Young Prospect
Gare Du Lyon H VDL (Goliath) (Zang) x Papillion Z (Zang) x Arezzo VDL (Wpn)
Consigned by: Ulterra Equestrian Ltd./Cathy Chalack
ULTERRA STYLE DE LA VIE “Style” exudes all the qualities of a top jumper with his power packed world class bloodline (gss.JUS DE POMME / AREZZO / CHINCHIN), flashy appeal, and springs in his feet he is sure to bounce to the sky. He has an excellent character with lots of presence and curiosity. Absolutely correct legs, quick reflexes, and a scopey canter through his powerful hindquarter he will be a force on the jumping tour!!! He will be a moderate size. Seller location available for boarding after the sale.
Sire: GARE DU LYON H VDL Z. (aka Goliath HVDLZ) “Geo” grey 16.3 hh 2015 WFFS & EVA Negative. He has created excitement in his official first show as a 5-year-old. Winner of his stallion performance test in 2019 with commanding scores and exemplary comments from all judges and test riders. Scores of 9 for character, rideability, scope, canter; 9.5 for jump technique, and 10 for temperament. Individual Gaits of 9.5 canter, 8 trot, 7.5 walk. Balance, suppleness, and adjustability in the ring. Impeccable damline combining GP sires and producers of 1.60, his dam is now showing at 1.45m. OLYMPIC CARDENTO AND CONCORDE offspring continually top sales of over 100000 Euros globally and their daughters consistently produce GP horses. s. GARE DU NORD 1.40/ gs.STREET HASSLE, successful with Gochman family USA; close relatives of Global Express VDL and Orient Express HDC through the very influential dams Dame Ricard and Kamchatka by Le Tot de Semilly – (sire of Diamant de Semilly). QUICKSTAR sire of champions. The pedigree is solid gold for elite performance and producers of performance. His foals have the blueprint for global success. Geo has crossed well with every type of mare and consistently stamps his powerful hindquarters, substance, structure, and character in addition to the incredible canter.
Dam: PHOEBE DE LA COMOGNE Z Imported as a yearling, Phoebe is a sporty young mare, premium power in a smaller package with a world-class pedigree. She is correct with an incredible range of motion and scope to jump the bigger tracks. Style de la Vie is her second foal by Gare du Lyon. Sire: PAPILLON Z successful 1.60 jumper ridden by J Guery BEL Sired by “Perhaps” a Nations Cup horse who jumped to 1.60. Great Grandsire is OLYMPIC DOUBLE GOLD, Atlanta 1996, “JUS DE POMME “1.60 /U.Kirchhoff(UKR) Damsire: AREZZO VDL” Preferent” 1.60/Jur Vrieling. By the infamous Chin Chin and prolific damline of Heartbreaker/Renville, he is well-known for his reflex technique carefulness and power. Five generations of Grand Prix jumpers. 7-year-old championships he came 4th!