|Disciplines:||Eventing| Sports Pony| Dressage| Showjumping| Showing|
|Breeding:||Part Bred Arab|
|StudBook:||SPSS, CHAPS, Arab Horse Society|
|Height:||14hh - 142cm|
|Year of Birth:||2017|
|Grading:||CHAPS, SPS, Arab Horse Society|
Abbeywoods Veyron (known at home as "Ralph"), 141.5cm piebald 2017 is a quality sports pony prospect, graded with Coloured Horse and Pony Society and Sports Pony Studbook Society grading as a quality breeding stallion. For anyone wanting to breed good quality multi-discipline ponies, he is definitely not one to miss with a wonderful temperament and free floating paces.
Since a foal, he has competed and won various classes, championships and qualifiers. He is safe and easy to handle by children and adults and so easy to do with good manners.
He has fantastic breeding with lines such as Weltmeyer and Weltruhm and is now competing successfully under saddle, winning the sports pony class at a national show on his first ridden attempt. He also received 1st premium with CHAPS as a yearling and 2 year old, and went Reserve Champion in the Evaluations championships amongst other wins.
He is already gaining British Dressage points in Prelim when he took part in his first dressage this year gaining a 2nd place and 64% and showing real talent as a dressage pony.
He has also collated a number of results while competing in-hand including championship wins for coloured non-native sports pony classes. He was backed in 2021 and showing real promise and trainability with a promising future ahead of him. More on his breeding ..... Sire: Royal Command of Wentward, is himself by the by Multi Supreme and British National Champion 'Royal Linsign' by Anglo Arab 'Royal Ensign'. A 148cms pony, Royal Command of Wentward was successfully shown in hand and has winning show stock to his credit. He was also an easy and unflappable ride whose stock inherit his fantastic temperament and include many champions, including a British National Champion part bred Arab, many county winners, supreme champion at British National Foal of the Year show 2012 as well as Murraybrook Moriarty. He has also sired two mares competing successfully in junior affiliated show jumping and Murraybrook Tobermory, a grade C showjumper. Dam: Abbeywoods Aphrodite was born in 2011 and is a 14.2hh sports pony mare by Commanche Ace (traditional type coloured) out of Windy City E (Mecklenberg). Aphrodite has won show classes from being a foal and has numerous Champion and Reserve Champion titles and she was graded by CHAPS as a Star Status Mare in 2015. Aphrodite's dam, Windy City E, is a 15hh small sports horse who has also had a successful career showing, with many wins and Champion/Reserve titles to her name. Windy City E is out of Peppermint Petty, a Pinto with a Polish Warmblood sire & dam, who is also the dam of the graded stallion Dux Donal. Windy City E's sire, Wind Dancer, is a licensed stallion with 5 German studbooks (including Oldenburg and Hanoverian), who has sired 9 licensed sons and 19 graded daughters as well as many offspring who are competing successfully and over all they have won more than Euros 35K in dressage and more than 18K jumping. Wind Dancer's sire, Weltruhm, is by the famous dressage stallion Weltmeyer and his damsire is the famous showjumping sire Argentan I whose offspring includes Aramis (who competed at Olympic/World Championships level) and his most famous son, the prolific jumping sire Argentinus, whose offspring include Arko III (ridden by Nick Skelton at the Olympics and European Championships), All Star 5, Thunder van de Zuuthoeve, and Adlantus. Damsire: Comanche Ace was born in 1991 and, sadly, his parentage was not recorded. At 13.2hh, he was one of the very first traditional ponies to win prolifically in the show ring and he is the only traditional stallion to be awarded Elite status with both CHAPS UK and the BSPA. He was invited and took part in the 2012 Queens Golden Jubilee Tribute at Royal Windsor.
|Stands at:||Gratwicke farm|
|Address:||Henfield Road Cowfold West Sussex, RH138RU|
|Disciplines:||Eventing | Sports Pony | Dressage | Showjumping | Showing|
|Breeding:||Sports Pony PB Arab|
|StudBook:||SPSS, AHS, CHAPS|
|Height:||13.2hh - 138cm|