- Discipline: Show Jumping
- Height: 169cm
- Stud Fee: £600 per breeding (up to 3 doses)
- Breed: Holstein
- Colour: Grey
- Year of Birth: 2005
- Contact: Laura Clegg
- Email: email@example.com
- Tel: 01423 339222
- Web: http://gornallequestrian.com
Cristobal is a graded stallion who has competed internationally up to 1.60m with John Whitaker.
He passes his super temperament, character, balance, agility and power to his offspring.
His sire is the highly regarded Holstein Stallion, Cristo who is by one of the legends of modern sport horse breeding, Contender. Contender has more than 60 approved sons to his credit, and spent a decade in and around the world top 100 show jumping sires. The concentration of jumping genes continues as the dam sire, Carthago earned a 9.5 for free jumping and a 10 for jumping talent at his performance test. He finished in 11th place at the Atlanta Games with Jos Lansink and the pair were members of the Dutch team at the Sydney Games. In all the combination competed in 15 Nations Cups.
Cristobal’s dam sire is Baldini who is the father of Bella Donna from Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum who came 2nd in the 2012 Vienna GCT Grand Prix and were consistently in the top five placings in Grand Prix’s through 2012/13.
Cristobal’s grandmother also produced a successful international showjumper who jumped up to 1.60m level.