4 year old- ISH Manu Forti Touch of Dante' is now offered for sale. He finished his 2018 Show Season with a Very Impressive "NATIONAL WIN" at the Young Horse Show Finals at the Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) in the 3 year old Jump Chute Class. Dante' was Awarded the 2018 "TIEC Perpetual Trophy" as the highest scoring "Best Bred American Horse of 2018". Dante' was up against a field full of World Class Jumpers from all across America. He impressively WON with a very high score of 9.13 highest score of the Young Horse Show Series 2018. Both International judges, were blown away with his Technique, Bascule, Take off, Landing, Front Legs, Hind Legs, Scope and Willingness. The Judges from Germany and the Netherlands gave Dante' all 9's and a 10 for Willingness. Dante' is by Licensed GOV Stallion Dracula D' Avalon, a superb linage of Donnerhal and Manhattan. This Impressive Dressage lineage gives him the big forward uphill trot, a fantastic walk and a superior hind end for a beautiful cantor. Dante's Mom-"Manu Forti Touch of Dutch" by the World Famous RID Stallion "Touch of the Blues". Adding in very closely again, another World Class Famous Dutch Show Jumper and European Gold Medal Winner (YR) in 1985 and Individual Silver Medal Winner-"Maltstriker". Maltstriker is by "Abgar" who was the foundation Stallion of Modern Dutch breeding. Maltstrikers Dam was Morganster who was the most influential mare imported from Germany into Holland. These World Class Stallions gives Dante the extremely powerful and superior hind end action. Dante is very balanced, he was born balanced. If you are looking for a future hunter jumper or eventing partner Dante' is your future. Save a trip to Europe looking for a super youngster, Europe just came to you. UPDATES !!!! Currently Dante' just finished his 4 year old under saddle season at the 2019 Young Horse Show Finals at Tryon International Equestrian Center. Impressively, Dante's flat work scores placing him 10th in the Country and Dante's jumping scores placing him 9th in the country. His scores were evidence of his Fabulous 2019 summer training program. He also had exposure to cross country during the summer of 2019. He has a great training mind and is very courageous, has not met a jump he doesn't like. Recently vetted clean with 40 X-rays in preparation for sale. Dante is Straight and correct, never been hurt of off. Videos and Pictures available on request.
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