Dark bay Holsteiner stallion by Cornet Obolensky – Dark Air x Diarado/Contender/Landadel/Ramiro/Landgraf
2015, 17hh EMH
Cornet’s Air is tall, dark and outstandingly handsome, with a veritable roll-call of legends in his pedigree.
Registered with Oldenburg International, the show jumping breeding department of the Oldenburg Breeding Association. Genetically he is a Holsteiner from Holstein breeding line; Stamm 8888, that have produced top level international performers.
Cornet Obolensky (Clinton x Heartbreaker) has been for years in the top of World Breeding of Sport Horses Ranking, represented by an ever-growing host of champion sons, daughters and grandchildren. Four of his offspring were at the 2018 World Equestrian Games, making him the third most represented jumping sire of the competition, and one of them (Clooney) took home individual silver.
Cornet’s Air was bred by Gerd Küst in Germany. His dam line is extraordinary with four Elite Mares in a row and worthy of highest attention. Dark Air, who is a half-sister of the approved stallions Quiwi Dream (Quidam de Revel) and Zinedream (Champion Stallion Oldenburg 2016) through her dam, Panam Air (Contender – Landadel – Ramiro – Landgraf). Dark Air’s sire, Diarado, was the winner of the Neumünster licensing in 2007, and her dam, Panam Air, is a really special mare, through her and her grandson Cornet’s Air, the blood of the mighty Ramiro and Ladykiller xx is available for Sporthorse breeding in NZ.
He has a superb calm, trainable disposition and a powerful jumper’s canter. His first foals are very impressive. Cornet’s Air is free of the genetic red factor, meaning he can’t produce a chestnut foal. Negative also for WFFS.
Stud Fee: $2500 +GST
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