I have always been able to have great confidence in the professionalism of Tullis and all at Stallion AI both when Marcus Aurelius has stayed at Twemlows for extended periods and in their dealings with my customers and with me.— Rowena Bertram – Marcus Aurelius
Successful international Grade A show jumper, who together with his rider Michael Whitaker was part of the British team at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games as well as the 2015 European Championships and in the same year helped Britain win the CSIO 5* Furusiyya FEI Nations Cups at La Baule, Rotterdam and Rome.
Big Star is one of the best showjumping horses in the world, with numerous high profile wins including two Olympic Gold titles under the renowned rider, Nick Skelton. Nick himself has referred to Big Star as “the best horse I have ever ridden”. It is also notable that this exceptional stallion is passing his athleticism and incredible temperament onto his progeny, making him a top choice for any jumping mare.
Murka’s Gem is the identical reincarnation of the original Gem Twist and clearly knows what it’s all about, both when jumping and breeding. He already has his first crop of foals on the ground and is an exciting prospect for anybody looking to breed a serious show jumper.
This stallion was a stalwart of the French team, winning the Team Gold Medal as well as Individual Silver at the World Equestrian Games in 2002. Together with his rider Eric Navet, they also represented France at the 2004 Olympic Games, were French Champions in the same year and were key members of the French team, which won the Samsung Super League in both 2003 and 2004.