Description: UPPER LEVEL EVENT PROSPECT! Dressage/ Event/Jumper Prospect. Thunder's half-brother just sold for $25,000 as an event prospect, Lauren Kieffer,( O’Connor Event Team) believes Thunder was the ability to exceed in the upper levels of eventing and is well worth $25,000. Currently in professional training and has gone to local shows, schooling cross country, hacks out alone and with others, goes thru water and creek beds etc. Thunder is a six year old, BIG BONED IMPRESSIVE Registered Thoroughbred Gelding born June 12, 2007 .He stands 16.3 hands and over 1250 pounds and is a home bred that HAS NOT been started for racing. Three wonderful gaits. Sire is Louis Quatorze, 16.2, flat race winner of over $2,000,000.00 (won the Preakness in 1996), for picture and pedigree go to www.murmurfarm.com. Dam is Untouchable (granddaughter of Unbridled out of stakes placed mare) a beautiful 16.2 hand pretty mover and jumper, more the quiet hunter type. Thunder is a bay colt with 2 white socks and white on the lower part of his face. He is extremely leggy with unbelievable gaits and HE CAN JUMP!! As a yearling, Thunder jumped out of his pasture to say HI to the girls, the fence was 4’ 3”. He looked great and tucked very tightly with his knees. Thunder has jumped up to 3’11” with his trainer with plenty of scope for more. He has a “10” walk and a canter that is like riding in a Jaguar!! He floats on air and loves to jump and hates to touch them. He is very smart, bold and athletic. He is bred to race but with his natural athletic ability he would be a head turning ribbon winner in the show ring! He is certain to excel in dressage,eventing and the jumpers. Thunder is extremely intelligent and knows that he is “special”, he swaggers when he walks! He has a great disposition, quick to learn, wonderful eye, good looks, fantastic feet, great legs and very correct conformation. Well behaved, ties, hoses, clips, trailers, stands for the farrier etc. For experience rider ONLY and serious inquiries ONLY PLEASE!
Adjectives: Athletic, Scopey, Bold
Price: $25,000 subject to change with training
Location: Elkwood, VA
Contact: Laren Dupuy, firstname.lastname@example.org, 571-213-2260
Colin's first ride on Thunder, catch ride at Thunder's second CT. Dressage