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P.R.E. Qualified Calificado Stallion at Stud
Imported in 2012 by Emilie Laval of Gerval Dressage. Standing at stud in Melbourne, Quebec, Canada.
Abanico is a 16.1H tall stallion of pure Guardiola lines,bred by Enrique de Benito. He was shown successfully at FEI Prix-St-Georges and is competing at Intermediare 1. He achieved the Calificado status in Spain in 2013 with a very impressive score.
Abanico is gifted with the movement to compete internationally against warmbloods. He normally has 8’s in his extensions, and has a swinging trot with lots of elevation.
Spain inspectors gave him the highest ‘morphology for dressage' score in North America, with a high 103,75. He also has an outstanding 102,31 for movement. He is recommended as JRR Doma Clasica Excellente.
Abanico’s sons are spread all over Europe and America and compete in FEI young horse classes with high scores. In addition to his wonderful performances, Abanico has the sweetest disposition you will find. He is brave and loyal, and even compassionate. He can be handled and ridden by amateur and kids. He transmits this amazing temperament to his offspring.