Crown Amazonite – Advanced Event Horse.
16.3hh Grey Stallion – 1997
Registered with Weatherbys.
Sire: Greeton Du Rezidal.
Excellent temperament, inherited by his progeny.
Good conformation, bone and movement. Winner in show ring. 5th Burghley Young Event Horse Final as a 4yo.
British Dressage – Regularly achieved over 70%
Greeton Du Rezidal is half brother to the world renowned International show-jumper Milton. Milton, who was ridden by John Whitaker, was the first horse outside of racing to win over £1 million in prize money. Amongst his many wins were:
- Winner of the 1986 Du Maurier Limited International competition at Spruce Meadows, at the time the richest (in total prize money) show jumping competition in the world.
- Individual Silver and Team Gold 1987 European Championships..
- Individual and Team Gold 1989 European Championships.
- Winner of the 1990 FEI World Cup Final.
- Individual Silver and Team Bronze 1990 World Equestrian Games in Stockholm.
- Winner of the 1991 FEI World Cup Final in Gothenburg.
Greeton Du Rezidal is also the sire of Crown Rhodonite – International Grand Prix Show jumper and sire of advanced event horses including Crown Derby.
Crown Amazonite is half brother to advanced event horses Crown Feldspar and Crown Meteorite.
Contact Christine & Colin Hardinge for more information. Tel. 07768 156012
Celebrating the success of British bred sport horses across the British Equestrian Federation and British Eventing, the Young Horse Breeders Medals are awarded to the highest placed British bred horses from the KBIS British Equine Insurance sponsored Young Horse Championship hosted at Osberton International Horse Trials.
Winner of the 4 year old award for 2016 was Domino Derval SHB (GB), bred and ridden by Mrs Christine Hardinge from Ballingham, Herefordshire. Domino Derval, who is owned by Mrs Valerie Gorringe, is by Crown Amazonite and out of Donnavita.
Other progeny doing well
Another of Crown Amazonite’s progeny doing well is the event horse Pink Diamond II, owned by Jane Bailey, who was 17th in the CCI** at Osberton International Horse Trials 2016 and this year is being aimed at Blenheim CCI***.
Other progeny are doing well in the show ring and making great allrounders made possible by Crown Amazonite’s good temperament being passed on.
For more information, contact Christine & Colin Hardinge: Tel. 07768 156012