Sunrise Stud, Dressage & Sales

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Approved SWB Stallion

Adriano has an impressive list of achievements with among others, placings at the Swedish Young Horse Championships as a 4-5-and 6-yr old. He was selected to represent SWB at the World Breeding Young Horse Championships as a 5-yr old. He has continued his success since imported to the United States in 2015.  Adriano is a powerful mover with a breathtaking canter. He has a natural ability for passage and piaffe currently showing PSG/I1.
  • Adriano received 8,8,8,8,8,8 = 48p and overall second in fölchampionat 2008. 
  • He recceived diploma in gaits at the three year old test 8,8,7,8,8,8 = 47p (shared 4th to 51st). 
  • Participated in the 70d test in Schlickeau 2011 with 7.61 in the gaits. 
  • Won in the quality of the gait of the horses in Sundsvall 2012 with 7,8,9,9 on the gaits.
  • Diploma and qualified for the Swedish Breeding & Sports Championship at Flyinge. 7th place.
His dam Mint was a very successful dressage horse at FEI level before retiring into breeding, passing her unusual talent for piaffe and passage on to her offspring. His sire Don Primero has been the world's leading dressage sire for four consecutive years, and earned an incredible 194 index in 2003. In 1990, Don Primero won the German Dressage Horse Championships in Verden, under Heiko Munzmaier, emulating his illustrious sire, Donnerhall. He has also won in-hand and jumping classes. His offspring excel in dressage, but also compete well in advanced showjumping, driving and eventing. Don Primero has three licensed sons: 1999 Bundeschampion Don Larino, Don Duriello and Don Bravio. Don Primero has sired offspring of the highest class with many premium foals and many of his offspring competing and winning in the FEI levels.

Breed: Swedish Warmblood  Breed Approvals: SWANA Registry #:04082388 
Height: 16.3 Date of Birth: May 24th, 2008
Standing at:Sunrise Stud, Inc  Owner:  Katarina Antens-Miller  
Breeder:Christina Olsson  Birth Country:Sweden
Stud Fee: $1,250 (incl. booking fee) Shipped and Frozen Semen