- Discipline: Showjumping
- Height: 16.2hh
- Stud Fee: £1,100 plus VAT
- Breed: Oldenburg
- Colour: Bay
- Year of Birth: 1994
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Arko III is by the world famous Argentinus, out of Unika and was the Number 1 showjumper in Europe in 2004, 2005 and 2006 with earnings in excess of £1.2M. Some of his tremendous achievements include representing Britain in the 2004 Athens Olympics, winning the Dubai Classic and being placed 2nd in the Dubai Grand Prix in 2006. His CSIO Grand Prix wins include Rome and Lucerne, he was 2nd in the Cannes Grand Prix and has numerous Nation Cup double clears.
Some of his most notably progeny include Argento, ridden by John Whitaker, who has won over 16 Grand Prix’s himself so far and was the number 1 showjumper in the world in 2015, and Aristio, who is jumping internationally with Anthony Condon and jumped 3 double clears at 5* Nations Cups in 2016 as well as a number of 5 and 6 year olds who are jumping successfully in young horse classes.
Arko III passes on his phenomenal scope coupled with a careful technique and outstanding temperament.