- Breed: Holstein
- Height: 16.2hh
- Graded: AES
- Colour: Dark Bay
- Date of Birth: 1996
- Stud Fee: £1250 + VAT
Frozen or fresh & natural semen available
The world Class Locarno 62 was purchased as a 5 year old from the PSI auction in Germany
He was bought for a staggering 1,000,000 Euros, and still stands as the most expensive 5 year old show jumper ever to be sold or imported to the British Isles
He is now a world-renowned Grand Prix horse, performing with Ellen and Steven Whitaker, winning over £200,000 in prize money
He has been chosen to represent Great Britain at the senior European championships twice. San Patriano 2005 and Mannheim 2007. Winning the bronze medal in Mannheim, he was the best British horse qualifying Great Britain for the Olympic games. He has won and been placed in numerous major 5 star Grand Prix and world cups all over the world. Locarno has jumped clear twice in the Hickstead Derby and has jumped double clears in super league nations cups
This phenomenal dark bay stallion is bred in the purple and has looks, temperament and movement to die for!
Locarno's young stock is proving to be very consistent, inheriting his scopey careful jump, correct conformation, elastic movement and fantastic temperament.
Oldest progeny in UK -
ABAZU – 2005 Stallion. He has international wins. Jumping 1.50 classes and Grand Prix. 2012 (7 years old)
LOLA V – 2005 Mare. Winning 3 out of 5 international 7-year-old Grand Prix 2012