About - Eldorado vd Zeshoek is a large-framed, powerful and rideable stallion from successful ancestors on both sides. He is tall, leggy and modern, with good movement and an excellent canter. He has 'unlimited scope' and is currently out competing successfully at top level.
Performance - Eldorado is jumping at top level, having already made several Nations Cup appearances for the Dutch team. He won the Roosendaal and Arnhem grands prix, was second in the 1.50m class at St. Lo, and sixth in the Hickstead Bunn Leisure Trophy and in the Pezinok World Cup qualifier. In 2011 he was second in the VION Cup in Ermelo.
Sire - Clinton is a grandson of the great Cor de la Bryère via his influential son Corrado I. In total, Clinton has produced 70 grand prix jumping horses and over 60 licensed sons. In his own competitive career under Dirk Demeersman, Clinton was second in the Aachen grand prix, fourth in the Rome grand prix and competed at the 2004 Athens Olympic Games. Clinton's full sister MS Franziska is the dam of grand prix jumper and licensed stallion Contact Van De Heffinck, while other mares from the same dam have also produced licensed sons and grand prix jumpers. The combination of Clinton & Heartbreaker is a proven one - Cornet Obolensky, Utrillo Z and Cordess are products of this cross.
Damline - Eldorado's mother Bijou Orai is a successful grand prix jumper with Simon Delestre, winning international classes at St. Lo, Massongy, Montpellier and Valancia. She is by Toulon, one of the most succesfull sons of Heartbreaker in sport, winner of the Sau Paulo grand prix, and second in the Calgary and Valkenswaard grands prix.
Progeny - Eldorado has more than 10 licensed sons, among them Grandorado TN, who is jumping successfully at 1.30m level. His eldest offspring are competing at 1.45m level, and he has also sired a number of state premium mares.
- Additional Information
Chilled/Frozen Chilled or frozen Stud Team Nijhof WFFS status Clear (N/N) Studbook BWP Approved for BWP, Hanoverian, KWPN, Oldenburg, Rheinland, Selle Francais Year of Birth 2004 Colour Bay Height 176cm