(Sempatico M/Galapard/Glossary xx)
In partnership with Pferde Farm
Sire: Sempatico M
Sitka is a black and white pinto Oldenburg mare standing at 16.3+ hands. As a foal at her German Oldenburg Verband inspection, she was awarded a Premium. Sitka has shown at Training Level with scores in the 70's. At her first dressage show, she won both of her classes and had the highest score for the entire show.
Her dam, Genesis was trained through 4th level before becoming a broodmare and has passed on her extraordinary gaits to her foals. She has produced Premium Oldenburg foals and Class 1 Swedish foals.
Sire, Sempatico. He is by the Oldenburg approved pinto stallion Semper, who is by Sandro, the Holsteiner stallion who is also the sire of Sandro Hit, Sandro Song and has a total of 36 approved sons, 308 approved mares, 27 states premium mares. Semper's dam Imago is an Elite rated KWPN mare, by Samber the world's most influential and successful pinto Warmblood of all time.
Sempatico has completed his 30 day test at Prussendorf finishing 5th out of 18, 3rd in dressage index and 8th in jumping index. Final score: 7.81 Also at the announcements of his scores Frank Bangert the head director of Prussendorf State Stud said "Sempatico is the best colored horse he has ever seen" and congratulated both Gestüt Falkenhorst and his breeder Mr. Michel on such a nice horse.
Damsire, Galapard was a 17.1-hand, bay Swedish Warmblood stallion, approved in the US by the Swedish Warmblood Registry of Sweden (SWANA). Gali has wins through fourth level and was an exceptional mover, he earned 9s in competition in all three gaits and was given a 9 in type by the approval committee from Sweden.
In 1995, Galapard was cited by the Swedish Warmblood Approval Committee as one of the five best-producing stallions in the US.
His foals are brilliant movers and have classic Swedish type, with uphill conformation and well-engaged hocks and stifles. As an extra, they also have his beautiful head and expression. Galapard consistently passed on his 9 canter and type, his easy turn at the poll, as well as his fantastic personality.