Brend 413, Sport,
- Sire: Brandus 345, Sport, Pref.,
- Dam: Meta Van De Strubbenhof,
- Dam Sire: Doeke 287,
- Foaled: April 18, 2000
- Color: Black
- Height: 16.2 H
- Reg #200020671
- Approved by: KFPS
- Breeding Fee: $1500
- Semen Availability: Cooled, Frozen
- EVA Status: Negative
- Breeding Season:
March 5, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Brend is a farm favorite with his sweet nature and willingness to learn. He has an excellent work ethic and has been successful in national dressage competitions in the Netherlands and the U.S.A. Among his victories, the 2008 GAIG/USDF Region 1 Third Level Adult Amateur Championship. Brend is the sire of numerous Star offspring who excel in dressage and driving.
Career in Sport
As a dressage horse, Brend is recognized for his expressive gaits and rideability, especially his powerful, balanced and uphill canter. His trot is elegant and supple, with good reach and suspension. He easily moved up the levels and won at the ZZ level at national shows in the Netherlands before being imported to the U.S. Among his successes was the GAIG/USDF Region 1 Third Level AA Championship.
Brend is Approved on Offspring. His sons and daughters have high quality, supple gaits suitable for both dressage and harness. Their correct conformation and beautiful black coats also turn heads at breed shows and keurings. In 2017, Vine fan de Stuken, Star, had eight wins at 1st Level with scores as high as 71%. Brend’s daughter Epona van Legendary won both Champion Filly and Champion Youth at her FHANA Keuring in 2017. Dante ISF was Reserve Champion Colt at his FHANA Keuring in 2017.
Brend is the sire of 59 Star offspring, 186 1st and 2nd Premies, seven offspring awarded the prestigious Sport predicate, as well as Crown and Model mares.
• Third Level AA Champion, GAIG/USDF Region 1 Championships, 66.51%, 2008
• Winning at the ZZ level in national shows in the Netherlands
Stallion Test Scores
Walk 6.6, Trot 7.6, Canter 6.5, Riding 7.0, Driving 7.4, Pulling 6.5, Show 7.5, Willingness to Work 6.77, Total 76.5
In-breeding coefficient: 2.15% Kinship: 17.9% Allowable white: 2.3%
Non allowable white: 0.0%