A top breeding stallion with an impressive track record
Already a successful competition horse at 1.50 m level, Balou du
Rouet is now busy building a reputation as an outstanding breeding
stallion. Although his oldest offspring were only six in 2009,
they have already chalked up more than EUR 56,000 in competition
winnings. Matched only by Cornet Obolenski, Balou du Rouet was the
stallion with the most offspring competing at the Bundeschampionat in
2008 and, in 2009, three of the Bundeschampionat for Six Year-Old Show
Jumping Horses competitors were Balou du Rouet progeny. Another of his
offspring, Bacara, qualified for the World Championship in Lanaken and
was subsequently sold at auction for EUR 140,000. Two of Balou du
Rouet's sons were approved at the Southern German licensing, another top
stallion sold at auction in Hanover for EUR 85,000 and another approved
son and he now counts over 30 approved stallions among his
offspring. Balous Bellini was champion stallion at the Munich
30-day test in 2009 with a score of 9.27 and a final jumping score of
9.54, and Bobby Brown was runner-up at his performance test in
Adelsheidsdorf with an index of 143.23 points. There's no ignoring the
popularity of Balou du Rouet's progeny. Baranus sold at auction for EUR
120,000 after winning a class at the World Championship in Zangersheide
and, in 2007, Be Bravo sold for the record price of EUR 350,000 at the
AOS Auction. His FN breeding index score of 141 puts him among
the leading breeding stallions, despite his young age. Balou du Rouet's sire is three-times World Cup winner and
individual Olympic gold medal winner in 2004, Baloubet du Rouet. This
Selle Francais stallion is one of the most successful show jumping
stallions of all time and he consistently passes on his performance
genes to his offspring. Baloubet du Rouet's sire, Galoubet, was
competing at international level at the age of seven and won team gold
at the World Championship in 1982. Balou du Rouet's maternal grandsire,
Continue, collected lifetime earnings of over EUR 310,000 and his dam
line has produced several approved stallions. Balou du Rouet produces spectacular offspring.
Goodtimes has influenced the world of
International Dressage. His son, Lucky Times, was Champion of the Pavo Cup twice
and is now successfully competing and winning at Grand Prix. Kennet W was the
2006 Reserve Champion of the Dutch Young Riders and the winner of the Team Gold
Medal at the European Championship for Young Riders. Goodtimes is also the
damsire of the dressage stallion, VDL Prestige, and is listed in the USDF
Dressage Sires via his Horse of the Year offspring. Goodtimes is known to
produces offspring with good movement, lots of carrying power from behind, good
jump, and beautiful types. Goodtimes has sired multiple approved sons, including
Kalusha, Kenwood, Timeless, Londontimes and Sydney.
Intelligent, friendly, attentive, playful, honest, good humored,
and impertinent in a pleasant way. He was saddle broke at the
start of the test. He has a great deal of power and suppleness
with strong use of the hindleg. The walk is more than sufficient.
The trot is more than sufficient and is sufficiently carried with
a lot of knee action. The canter is well carried, elastic and big.
He has a good take-off in jumping, good leg technique, good
bascule, a lot of scope; he pays attention to the jump. He does
very well in cross-country. He makes strong demands on his rider
in order to get good results. He gives an average feeling in
dressage and a very good feeling in jumping. Work is easy for him
and he is very willing to work. He has sufficient talent for
dressage and a great deal of talent for jumping. He was in good
condition upon arrival and remained that way. Good stall behavior.
Listed in the USDF Dressage Sires since he
is producing Horse of the Year offspring! This fabulous stallion
produces offspring with good movement, lots of carrying power from behind,
good jump and often the nice coloring of a pretty bay with socks. If you
like a shorter back in a stallion and a fun personality, this is the sire for
you. Goodtimes is one of the most bred stallions in Holland and also for
frozen semen. They are highly successful.
Goodtimes is an all around
breeding stallion having sired many champion offspring who excel at dressage
as well as jumping.
stallion with excellent gaits. He was a show jumper himself at the Z level and
was Champion at 3 years old at Ermelo for the stallion approvals. His
offspring are jumping on National and International top levels. Goodtimes has
more approved sons and is the sire of more Champion foals and Champion mares .
Not only he has jumping genes to give through but also on the dressage level
he certainly is a top producer. His son Lucky Times has won the
Championship of the Pavo cup for 4 and 5 years old and is now successful
at Prix St George. Goodtimes produces horses for Dressage, Jumping and
Dressage index 2002: 128
Jumping index 2002: 129
(Nimmerdor) belongs to one of the most successful suppliers of selection horses
and is further remarkable for a number of products in the dressage and
showjumping sport such as Lucky Times, Gabanta, Kris and Kalusha. Dam Sas, like
the successful international showjumping horse Shutterfly (Meredith Beerbaum),
is a product of Silvio I. The dam’s line goes back via the showjumping horse
progenitors Libero H, Cavalier, Le Mexico and Pericles xx to the mare Elmi
(Waldo) from NL mares line 046. Elmi has also formed the baisis for the
international showjumping horses Florence (Voltaire), Jente (Damiro B) and
Calgary’s T (Le Mexico) as well as the KWPN stallion Ulft.
X Caletto Goodtimes
is by the legendary Nimmerdor.
His dam Zigeunerin(Hols) scored a high 90 in her IBOP. On her sire's side we
find Caletto I a full brother to Caletto II ridden by the German team.
Goodtimes was Champion of his stallion testing
and has several approved sons. He has also sired many Champion foals and mares
and in 1996/97 he was the top sire of the UTV mares. His son Lucky times was the
Champion of the Pavo cup at age 4 and 5. He also has many offspring successfully
competing at international level jumping like: Audi Mr Lopez, Luwanda Lowlands,
Lavendel, Kluivert, Tilders Gabanta, London times, and Kenwood. VDL Kalusha
placed in several Grand prix's and came in 2nd in the Derby of Eindhoven. Kris
Kentaur won the Europen young riders championship and his son Lorenzo won the
Pan Am Championship for 7 yr old horses.