Valkyrie de Talma double clear in her first 5* Grand Prix in Tryon (USA). Rachel Cornacchia with Valkyrie de Talma (Diamant de Semilly x Cento) finished 6th for their first participation to 160cm 5* Grand Prix. We are very proud of them and happy to own Call Me Talma, the first daughter of this wonderful mare.
Brazilian Victor Mariano Luminatti and Cipollini Second Life Z finished second of the 7 years world championship final in Zangersheide (Lanaken). With a result of 38s70 Cipollini was only few milliseconds away from the gold medal, that went to Ireland rider Seamus Hughes-Kennedy with Cuffesgrange Cavadora at 38s58. Cipollini is the full brother of our mare Carthago’s Ruby Second Life Z.
New acquisition for Elevage de la Podkova during the 18th Elite Sales International organized at Zuchthof Klatte (Lastrup, Germany): Cash, colt by Cristallo I and the mare Caliku (Calido I x Escudo I). Caliku also produced the great mare Simsalabim 60. This Hannoverian dam line is also represented by the Olympic horse Cornetto K (Alexandra Thornton). Stallion prospects will remain at Zuchthof Klatte to grow and get ready for his future career.