16.3hh Grey Warmblood 2007 Grade A
by the renowned international jumping stallion ‘Lucky Boy
Graded AES, Breeders Elite, SHB GB
Property of Derek Bolton
Ridden by Tracey Newman
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Sired by the renowned international jumping stallion ‘Lucky Boy’ who is approved by 5 stud books including Oldenburg and KWPN,
His dam ‘Woh I Noor’ is out of a TB stallion called ‘Roven’, who has proved an invaluable addition to the KWPN breeding programme, himself a successful international competitor over 1m50 tracks.
Both the sire and dam line for Challenge have excellent conformation and incredible jumping ability combined with a very trainable attitude.
Challenge received the highest jumping marks of the day at the stallion grading. He shows an amazingly relaxed yet powerful and careful ability to jump. Nothing phases him at all. His owners feel that he is one of the most exciting sports horse stallions in the country today and a definite for any serious breeder
This outstanding young stallion has so far shown that he has all the ingredients to make a Top Class jumper he has a very level trainable temperament with an unflappable attitude . He is very careful and loads of scope, he really uses his shoulders and back well over a fence.
Tracey Newman, his rider says:-
‘‘Since I’ve been riding Challenge I’m so impressed with his attitude to work and his trainability. He has a really fantastic canter that makes you feel like you could jump a mountain on him. He is one of the most agile stallions on the British circuit at the present time and his list of results speaks for itself. He is very scopey and finds his job easy but he does it with a positive attitude’- Tracy Newman
2016- Over the last year Challenge has excelled himself winning over 2290 British Show Jumping Points by competing and being placed at, Aintree – Premier show, 3rd at HOYS talent seekers final , Scope festival, Bramham, Royal Highland, as well as numerous County Shows including Amglesey and Cheshire.
As a younger horse he competed in BE 4yr old classes, BD2012 scores up to 70% and qualified novice open and novice open freestyle
He soon showed an amazingly relaxed yet powerful and careful ability to jump. Nothing phased him at all
In 2013 Tracey Newman took over the ride on him and he has gone from strength to strength
In 2013 he achieved :-
5th Overall in the National 6yr old Championship
3rd in the Newcomers Regional Final
as well as Qualified Foxhunter 2nd rounds,
Blue Chip 1.20m,
& Addington 6 yr old championship
2014 qualified for :-
Blue Chip Karma Champs,
National B&C Champs
Winter Grade C Final ,
& Foxhunter 2nd Rounds
Challenge has sired foals since 2011, he has covered HOYS winning mares, eventing, show jumping and hunting stock. His temperament, trainability, conformation and talent all shine through in his foals, they all have excellent movement, correct conformation and bold temperaments.
Progeny out of a variety of mares, more pictures will be added as we get them.
Stud fee £650