Three inseminations of semen $1530 plus agents fee $380 plus GST = Total $2100
What a season for the offspring of Fürst Romancier! At the European Young Riders Championships in Hungary, First Class won three silver medals with Lia Welschof. Dorothee Schneider’s Burg Cup winner, First Romance, came third in the Louisdor Prize of the best young Grand Prix horses. Fürst Fritz and Daniel Pinto/POR were placed in international Grand Prix competitions. Flintstone became Hanoverian Vice Champion (4 y.o. mares and geldings). Fürstin D’Amour became top price of the 1st Helgstrand-Schockemöhle Online Auction, selling for 82,000 Euros. And the following descendants of Fürst Romancier are also highly successful: Fürst Albert/Inessa Merkulova/RUS, Hawtins Falerno/Sameera Rahmatalla/GBR, Fürstenhit/Sandra Zindel-Weber/SUI, Florina/Anders Dahl/DEN and Fahrenheit/Tamsin Addison/IRL, who competes in para-equestrian dressage. The Burg Cup finalist Fürst Levantino won the Future’s Champion Cup in Hagen a.T.W. with Marlene Sieverding and Team Silver at the European Championships in Fontainebleau/FRA. Flying Dancer OLD/Dorothee Schneider, auction top price, was very well placed at the World Championships for young dressage horses and is now preparing for Grand Prix with Stefan Lehfellner/AUT, after several victories in St. Georges. Best of Mount St. John OLD was Vice Regional Champion and fifth at the German Championships. The Oldenburg Champion Mare, German Champion and P.S.I. auction top price Fasine OLD has been placed in advanced (S) level dressage competitions. Her two full brothers, For Romance I OLD (licensing and main premium winner, top price of the Stallion Market, Burg Cup finalist and successful in Grand Prix) and For Romance II (premium stallion) as well as Fürst Levantino and Fürst Jazz belong to the over 35 licensed sons of Fürst Romancier.
Fürst Romancier was awarded the Oldenburg main premium. In 2009, he was fourth at the World Championships for young dressage horses and at the German Championships, becoming the most successful stallion of his generation.
His sire Fürst Heinrich was Champion Stallion in 2001, winner of the main premium in 2002, World Champion of five-year-old dressage horses in 2003, and has produced 54 licensed stallions, including Fürstenball, licensing and main premium champion, German champion and elite sire.
His dam produced two other S-level dressage horses, Scarlatti (by San Amour) and Freestyler (by Fürst Heinrich). Fürst Romancier’s half-sister Raguel (by Rosario) has produced a licensed stallion by Morricone I.
The dam sire Romancier, successful up to Prix St. Georges, comes from the Olympian line of Dodona, from which descend Rembrandt/Nicole Uphoff, Ahlerich/Dr. Reiner Klimke, Amon and Rubinstein.
Fürst Romancier represents the very successful Oldenburg Edoste line, from which also descend the German Champion and European Championship participant, Exupéry, the Reserve German Champion, Landjuwel Gold, the Olympic Grand Prix horse, Petit Prince/Ellen Bontje/NED, the Grand Prix horse, Avignon, and the international show jumping winners Questa Vittoria/Thomas Kleis and Quintera/Leon Thijssen/NED.
Breeding Values (Han): Dressage Young horse (139) Highest level achieved (123) Jumping Young horse (76)
Riding type (141) Conformation (110) Dressage (139) Jumping (84)