KWPN 2001 Bay 1.67m
Approved with: AES,Hann,KWPN,NRPS,Westf,
Pedigree: Heartbraker - Carthago - Caletto I - Locarno
Harley’s pedigree is among the best for sport and breeding. His sire line contains three international jumping stallions in a row: Heartbreaker, Carthago and Caletto I.
Dam, Larthago, won several 1.40 m and 1.50 m classes. Larthago is also mother of Cevin Z, who competes in 1.50 m classes and who is approved by the AES studbook. A half sister of Harley’s dam produced Caritano Z, approved by the Zangersheide studbook.
Harley VDL jumps with willingness, take-off and technique. He had exemplary show results with Jessica Kuerten. At the KWPN stallion approvals in Den Bosch he handily won the VHO Trophy. Further he won international classes at La Coruna, Aalst and at Outdoor Gelderland. He placed 2nd in the Sainte Cecile Grand Prix and took 3rd place in the Neurenberg Grand Prix. As a 7-yr. old he was Champion of the stallion competition 1.30m/1.35m classes.
His offspring jump with scope, are fast off the ground and having a very good technique. They are in great demand by agents and riders. In competition there are some striking results by his offspring: Carst VDL won multiple classes for 5-year old jumpers during the WEF and was first place 5-year old jumper of the USEF rankings. Harley’s son, Harley, achieved several high placings at international shows of Aalst, Bonheiden and Vichy. Cupido finished 6th In the Dutch Championship of 5 year olds and with a salesprice of Ä 200.000 he was the topseller at the Dutch Sport Horse Sales. Also Harley’s daughter Cloe was sold in this auction for Ä 165.000. In 2011, there were some striking results by his offspring: Cross won the ‘Stal Hendrix Competition’, Hidalgo placed 3rd in the Dutch Championship of the 4-yr. old jumpers; and Aapje won a Young Jumper class at Roggel and was qualified for the Dutch Championship finals.
Also at foal shows there were several successes: Hunter was Champion of the Young Foal Show at Tolbert and placed 9th in the finals at the Dutch Foal Championship. Highlander L was reserve Champion Foal in Drenthe, and Heartbeat was reserve Champion Foal in Zuid Holland.
Jumping Index: 142.
Harley: A successful son of Heartbreaker.