An exceptional Licensed stallion combining genetics, temperament, form and movement.
The complete package – exceptional temperament, proven performance, Premium progeny, and world class movement and rideability. On the sire line, Rubinstein and Donnerhall converge in the impeccable Royal Hit (1c premium Oldenburg, dec). The dam sire (dec), with proven State/Paralympic progeny, combines Contact with Falkland Victory and Flaneur for the famous Holsteiner power and balance.
The rhythmic paces are at once elastic and powerful. Tyranny covers the ground effortlessly with his uphill conformation, free swinging shoulder and exalted hindleg. This young stallion is a gentleman in hand and at work, embodying an ideal character also evidenced in his dam and full sister. Attractive and impressive, a sire to enhance any breeder's cachet.
LL Tyranny was licensed in 2016, scoring 79% under saddle and 75% over fences. His three correct and expressive paces all scored highly in his assessment, and have helped him consistently achieve scores in the 70s on the dressage arena, with scores of up to 76% in Novice, 73.78% in Elementary, 72.15% in Medium and 74.24% in Advanced. The pure quality of his paces is the ideal foundation for his expressive and balanced changes, laterals and extensions.
Tyranny has what his vet has described as the best semen quality she has ever seen. He is highly fertile, and an absolute gentleman to collect or cover in hand. In the stables and at competitions he is calm and happy to be housed and worked alongside mares, geldings and other stallions. His fantastic temperament passes on to his progeny, which are also very well formed, straight, expressive and correct moving, with 87.5% of his assessed foals scoring Premium or Elite.
His progeny to date include
Tyranny started his career in 2016. His competition record to date includes:
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Notable lineage on the sire line includes:
* ROYAL HIT (dec) - Imported 1C Premium Oldenburger stallion, his first foal crop (in 2004) resulted in three Licensed Stallion sons (one Premium) and 6 State Premium mares (two Elite).
* Royal Hit is out of the elite mare LORETTA (dam of SANDRO HIT - 6yo World Champion and German Champion, and DIAMOND HIT - Vice-World Champion and Vice-German Champion) who was by RAMINO, stallion performance test champion and five times Italian national champion.
* Loretta's dam sire was WELT AS - also the sire of BONFIRE, who won the World Cup five times along with individual Olympic silver (1996) and gold (2000) with Anky van Grunsven.
* Royal Hit's sire ROYAL DANCE, a champion stallion was by ROHDIAMANT, double Bundeschampion with over 50 licensed offspring and almost 90 St. Pr. mares, himself by RUBINSTEIN - sire of 89 St. Pr. mares and 66 approved stallions. Rubinstein had 40 wins at Grand Prix level, was a member of the 1996 Olympic team.
* DONNERHALL is the sire's dam sire - winner of over 65 FEI Grand Prix tests, World and European dressage championship medallist and sire of 77 approved sons including DON SCHUFRO, DON FREDERICO and DE NIRO.
On the dam line, Tyranny is preceded by:
* NORTHERN CONGRESS - Northern Warmblood Stud's foundation sire, by CONTACT - Imported to Australia from Germany, a foundation Holsteiner stallion, himself sired by COR DE LA BRYERE, the stallion that revolutionised jumping horse breeding. He had an incredible impact in Holsteiner, occurring in more than 80% of pedigrees, and is credited for improving the breed's jumping technique.
* FALKLAND VICTORY - Another foundation Australian stallion. The dam sire was MONOPOL, who sired well known performance horses including Monokol. Sixteen Monopol family members won or placed in the 1998 Qld and NSW Dressage Championships, up to Grand Prix Level.
$1,800 EX GST with Live Foal Guarantee.