Sport Horse Nation Spotlight: 5 Kentucky Cuties

In the market for a new four-legged partner? You may find your unicorn on our sister site, Sport Horse Nation. To help with the search, we’re going to feature a selection of current listings here on EN. We include the ad copy provided; click the links for videos, pricing and contact information.

We are so bummed not to be making our annual pilgrimage to Kentucky at the end of this month 😭 but the horse capital of the world (plus the rest of the state) has plenty of options for you virtual horse shoppers. Here’s five horses listed for sale in the bluegrass state:

Fred. Photo via Sport Horse Nation.

Talented Event Prospect

This incredibly talented horse has successfully made his transition into the world of dressage competition. He easily qualified for USDF Regional Championships at his first two competitions early in the 2019 season. Image Ofa Prince aka Fred is showing an incredible knack for collection and has already begun schooling half steps. This horse has FEI potential stamped on him. Fred has a great attitude and incredible trainability. Fred is suitable for a Jr/Young Rider of Adult Amateur rider in a program, but has the talent to be a professionals horse. Fred is best suited for an intermediate/advanced rider.

Fred is jumping small courses and is ready to start showing over fences! (pending the end of the quarantine!)

Fred is a solid 1st level horse, Fred is ready to show 2nd level and is schooling 3rd. More photos and videos available.

Fred has also been xc schooling, including banks, ditches, and water.

Arbor Lane’s Celestial. Photo via Sport Horse Nation.

Schoolmaster Novice Level AA/Jr Event Horse

Arbor Lane’s Celestial (Celeste) is a beautiful 12 year old, 15.1h Connemara/TB mare, sired by Wildwych Eclipse. Celeste has extensive eventing experience at N and BN, both with an AA as well as a professional. She has won at both levels at sanctioned events; has competed in the end of year Area VIII Championships for the last two years; has represented Midsouth Pony Club and was 2018 Novice Champion Connemara Cross in North America.

Always in the ribbons and with multiple wins at local shows, Celeste has also competed in dressage shows at training level and first levels with scores consistently between 77-79.5. Celeste enjoys going on hacks both alone and in company. She has helped break and pony Thoroughbred yearlings in the Fall for the last three years. Easy to load and ship, catch, clip and shoe and wonderful both at home and away, she is a true ‘all-rounder’. With impeccable manners, Celeste is a joy to work with. Great feet, easy keeper, she possesses all the perks of the Connemara breed. Very sadly offered for sale due to young family commitments, Five star home only.

Date A Saint. Photo via Sport Horse Nation.

Date A Saint – “Saint” **Price Reduced**

Date A Saint (Saint) is an 11 year old, 16.3 hh TB gelding. Has competed at the preliminary level in eventing and has some miles in the jumpers at 1.10/1.15. Saint is brave and uncomplicated over fences with a great canter and scopey jump. He is currently being ridden by an amateur at the BN/Novice level. Best suited for a junior/young rider or adult amateur looking to learn the lower levels of eventing or continue his career in the jumpers.
Ties, loads, hacks out alone or in a group. Stands well for vet and farrier. Videos available upon request.

Little Brooke Cruise. Photo via Sport Horse Nation.

Little Brooke Cruise – Winning training level ISH

Little Brooke Cruise “Brooke” is a 2012, 17.1 hand, Irish Sport horse mare out of Cruising. She was imported from Ireland at the age of 3 and has been competing successfully ever since. Brooke is currently competing training level eventing with lots of potential to go further in any discipline.

Brooke is uncomplicated, safe and brave. She can take a joke and runs on auto piolet during cross-country. She is very consistent in the bridle for dressage and has three beautiful gates. She has a very professional attitude and acts the same at home as she does at shows.

Brooke exceeds in everything she does and would do wonderful in any direction you wish to take her. She self-loads, clips, and ties and would make the perfect addition to any family. Only selling because I am a college student and no longer have the time for two horses. More videos available upon request.

Brody Takes Charge. Photo via Sport Horse Nation.

Amateur Friendly Upper Level Eventing Prospect

Brody Takes Charge is a 4 yr old, 16h Thoroughbred gelding. He is extremely quiet on the ground, has an very easy going personality and is a pleasure to work with. He’s easy and uncomplicated to ride. Brody is quiet yet forward on the flat in three lovely gaits! He has schooled banks, ditches and water and just loves it! Brody has shipped off property often and stands on the trailer alone while another horse is schooled. He has schooled in an indoor arena along side multiple upper level dressage horses at once and is not bothered or intimidated with the other horses around him. He hacks out super quiet, alone or in a group. Brody has been ridden by a confident 10 yr old rider, meanwhile he possesses the scope and potential for the upper levels. He is 2020 RRP TB Makeover eligible and could be competitive in multiple disciplines. He has no known physical limitations. Brody Takes Charge is for sale with Rosie Napravnik Off-Track Sporthorses and priced in the upper four figures.

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