FOR SALE: Top FEI quality and future hack winner 2010 Hanoverian gelding, Romulus (Razmataz - Royal Prince - Rohdiamant) has three clear, elastic gaits with excellent conformation. He is a modern type and has a short back, long neck and very long legs. By pedigree, Romulus is destined to be super-versatile for either the dressage arena and/or the hunter ring. He has a fantastic trot with straight knees and a balanced canter. His character is outstanding, with the best temperament that is the perfect match for the serious AA/YR. He is extremely safe and has been lightly used in lunge line lessons even with children! Romulus is 100% traffic safe and nearly bombproof. He is willing, comfortable to ride and works with a feather light connection. This naturally uphill athlete comes from a long line of highly successful Grand Prix competitors and already shows amazing talent and ability. He has excellent feet without shoes, stands at approximately 16.3hh and should mature to 17hh. His only vice is that he learned to crib at a young age. Romulus is happy to live outside 24/7, always sound, enjoys traveling, willingly loads into any trailer and has perfect ground manners. He was gently started under saddle by a dressage professional in September of 2013 and is currently schooling training level. UPDATE: By request, Romulus has been lightly tried over small cross rails and verticals and shows scope, bravery, willingness and the ability to maintain a steady tempo upon approach and after the jump. Please CONTACT ME if you would like to see his latest video taken on June 16th, 2014 over a small jump during his second jumping session ever.
About his grandsire: Dominator has dressage as well as jumping lines in his pedigree. As indicated by his test score (jumping index 123.47) Dominator's jumping ability is above average. He also has an excellent temperament which was scored a ''9'' at his 100 Day Test.
About his grandsire: Hilltop Farm imported Royal Prince in the fall of 2003 and in the spring Royal Prince made sweeping wins of all his classes at the 2004 East Coast Selection Trials for the FEI World Championships for Young Horses and earned an unprecedented score of 9.82. At the Championships in Verden, Germany, Royal Prince made a bit of American history when he earned an overall score of 8.84 and a final standing of 4th place in the world! No American entry to date has placed so successfully in this international event. Royal Prince finished the 2004 season by winning the US National Championships for Five-Year-Olds with an overall score of 9.14. He repeated his East Coast Selection Trials win in 2005 and returned to the World Breeding Championships to represent the US. He consistently earned 9's and 10's for his walk, 8's and 9's for his trot, canter, and submissiveness over these two years. For four consecutive years Royal Prince has been honored with the USEF Dressage Breeding Sire of the Year award based on the success of his early offspring in the show ring. Rideability, elegance, and international quality gaits are highlights of Royal Prince and of his ancestors. Royal Prince's, sire Rohdiamant, was a highly successful Grand Prix dressage competitor who was short-listed for the US Olympic Team with Lisa Wilcox. Standing at the prestigious Gestut Vorwerk, Rohdiamant has had an enormous influence in both Hanoverian and Oldenburg breeding programs. He currently has an FN Dressage Index of 150 points and his offspring are sought out by both riders and breeders. Grandsire Rubinstein has been one of the most influential dressage sires in recent history. He also competed internationally at the Grand Prix level and is known for the excellent rideability of his offspring.
Located in Catawba, South Carolina. Serious inquires only.
Company / Facility:
Deanna Thompson Dressage -
Deanna Thompson is now based out of Dannybrook Farms, located in Catawba, SC.