SF - Dark Bay - 1,66 m (16,2hh) - 2006 - BSO +12(0,78) - ISO 146
Breeder : Richard Levallois (Normandy)
Owned by SCEA Levallois Richard
- Haras de Couvains - 50680 Couvain



Energy, strength, great canter, balance, reactivity, scope :
Spirit of Semilly presents all the main qualities to become good jumper and sire.




his sire :

 He is a son of Le Tot de Semilly, one of the best sires in the world and famous international jumping winner, and a dam by Amarpour xx.

 Great showjumping winner at CSIO and CSIW level, he was crowned:
World Champion with the French team and
9th in the individual ranking (WEG Jerez 2002),
France Champion 2002,
Team silver medal at the 2003 European Championships,
Winner of the 1999 French 1st Category jumping criterium.
ISO 184.


Diamant de Semilly is already reknowned as the BEST SELLE FRANCAIS STALLION, ranked Elite with a 100% "bet value" (ANSF ranking). BSO + 29 (0,99).
1st in the WBFSH showjumping stallion ranking list 2015.

His outstanding offspring includes : Asathir (ex. Tecla d'Auge) CSI5* ; Citizenguard Million Dreams CSI5* ; Deauville S CSIO5* ; Diamanthina van't Ruytershof CSIO5* ; Diarado, Champion of the Holsteiner stallions 2007 ; Don VHP Z CSIO5* ; Dylon CSIO5* ; Elvis Ter Putte CSIO5* ; Emerald CSIO5* ; Emilie de Diamant CSIO5* ; Erenice Horta, Champion of Belgium of the 7YO 2011, CSIO5* ; Extra Van Essene CSIO5* ; Guv´nor CSIO5* ; Heliodor Hybris CSIO5* ; Ilex VP CSI5*, ISO168; Inca Boy van't Vianahof CSIO5* ;  Jao de Graffan ISO163 ; Jésus de la Commune ISO171 ; Joyau d’Opal CSIO5*, ISO 181  ; Kalaska de Semilly CSIO5*, ISO169, Beijing OG 2008, WEG 2010, Silver Medal Asian Games 2010 ; Street Of Diamonds (ex-Kho de Presle) ISO178 ; Kola de Leurven ISO161 ; Lagon de l’Abbaye ISO167 ; Lavillon ISO164 ; Leandros de Semilly ISO162 ; Lonesome Diams Hogue ISO162 ; Monark ISO164  ; Muscaris d’Ariel ISO163 ; Must Jourdanière ISO 164 ; Nectar des Forêts ISO 163 ; Niack de l'Abbaye CSIO5*, ISO175, WEG Lexington, OG London ; Obiwan de Piliere ISO170 ; Oceane de Nantuel ISO166 ; Open Up Semilly ISO162 ; Pacha du Fort ISO157, Normandy WEG ; Pacific des Essarts ISO177 ; Pacino CSIO ; Peanuts de Beaufour ISO164 ; Perle du Marais ISO165 ; Picolo ISO171 ; Piman de la Deviniere ISO173 ; Polinska des Isles CSIO5*, ISO178 ; Prunella d'Ariel ISO171, Normandy WEG ; Quapitola de Beaufour ISO163 ; Queen Girl Kervec ISO162 ; Quickly de Kreisker ISO183, Normandy WEG ; Quito de Kerglenn ISO164 ; Quointreau Un Prince ISO162 ; Rackham'Jo ISO164 ; Radja d'Artémis ISO163 ; Rubis de Preuilly CSIO5* ISO167 ; Safari d'Auge ISO162 ; Salamera de la Nutria CSI5* ; Sunshine  CSIO5* ; Sweet de Beaufour ISO167 ; Tower Mouche ISO168 ; Undiams de Varenne ISO164 ; Urano de Cartigny ISO168 ; Utamaro d'Ecaussines, CSIO5*, Normandy WEG ; …


AMOUR DE CHANTEPIE, his 1st dam, daughter of Jeroboab by the famous thoroughbred Night and Day xx, she has also produced :

2001 Nirvana de l'Abbaye (full sister of Lagon)
Vent du Large, ISO 126
Adzaro de l'Abbaye, ISO 131, SF stallion
Black de l'Abbaye, ISO 126
2002 Orlane de l'Abbaye
2013 Donald de l'Abbaye, ISO 121
2003 Portland de l'Abbaye, ISO 123
2006 Spirit of Semilly ISO 146, full brother of Lagon,
SF stallion
2007 Tyruana de l'Abbaye, ISO 115
2009 Viconte de l'Abbaye, ISO 126

Lagon de l'Abbaye
his full brother

REINE DE CHANTEPIE, his 2nd dam, by Uriel, has also produced :

1990 Chantepie
Grenat de Grez, ISO 165, national stallion
1991 Diane de Chantepie, ISO 114
Loulou de Chantepie, ISO 117
1992 Elite de Chantepie, ISO 121
1993 Filou de Chantepie, ISO 126
1995 Hello de Chantepie, ISO 119
1997 Java de Chantepie
Opium Garette, ISO 117
Quemister Garette, ISO 142
2005 Rose Rouge Garette, ISO 129
2011 Bogana Garette, ISO 119

Grenat de Grez
NICAELLA II, his 3rd dam, by Elf III, has also produced :

1985 Taquin de Chantepie, ISO 154, private stallion
1988 Agile de Chantepie, ISO 132
1992 Ellone l’Amandour, ISO 115, national stallion
1996 Ifisse l’Amandour, ISO 120
1999 Luciole l’Amandour, ISO 120
2001 Nuggets l’Amandour, ISO 158
2003 Premium l’Amandour, ISO 124
1992 Eclat de Chantepie, ISO 111
2006 Senso des Milands, ISO 133
1995 Halfa de Chantepie, ISO 113
Osiris de Chantepie, ISO 121
2005 Romanov de Talma, ISO 123
Perle de Chantepie, ISO 133
1996 Ideal de Chantepie, ISO 115
2000 Miss de Chantepie
2004 Quinine de Chantepie, ISO 118
2005 Royal de Chantepie, ISO 132
2007 Taquin de Chantepie, ISO 121
2009 Vénus de Chantepie, ISO 111

Nuggets l'Amandour

IRYA, his 4th dam, has also produced :
1978 Ma Folie II
1987 Vent Fou, ISO 135

The mother of Irya, Embuche is also at the base of many jumping winners like  : Vent Fou ISO 135, As des Templiers ISO 149, Decurion Normand ISO 153, Trappeur Normand ICC 146, Caro de Cherence ISO 140, Ace ISO 155, Jacquet ICC 167, Label V IE SO, etc.


In 2017, Spirit of Semilly is regularly placed with Alexis Gautier : 2nd of the 1,40m Pro1 Grand Prix in Les Pieux, 6th of a 1,50m class in Deauville CSI3*, 5th of a 1,45m class in Rouen CSI4*, 4th of a 1,40m class in Saint Lo CSI3*, 6th of a 1,45m class in Hardelot CSI3*, 6th of a 1,40m class in Le Mans CSI2*, 7th of a 1,40m Grand Prix in Le Mans, 7th of a 1,40m Grand Prix in Cabourg, 8th 140 CSI3* Le Touquet, 3rd of a 1,35m class in Deauville, etc. and he finishes in season with 3 rankings in Saint Lo CSI : 9th of a 1,40m, 6th of a 1,45m and 7th of the Grand Prix.

Spirit of Semilly - 6th of the 1,50m Grand Prix CSI - Deauville 2017

Spirit of Semilly - 3rd of Les Pieux Grand Prix 2017

Spirit of Semilly - 7th of Le Mans Grand Prix 2017

Spirit of Semilly - 8th of a 145 class in Lummen CSI3* 2016

In 2014, Spirit of Semilly begins in 1,45m GP with great ease : 13th in Montfort sur Meu, 8th in Deauville, 9th in Dinard, 10th in Avranches, 6th in Auvers, 7th in Cesson Sevigne, etc.

Spirit of Semilly - GP145 Montfort 2014

Spirit of Semilly - GP140 Dinard 2014

Spirit of Semilly - GP Deauville 2014

Spirit of Semilly - GP Auvers 2014

In 2013, he is placed 4th in Brecey, 4th in St Sauveur le Vicomte, 9th in Greville Hague, 9th in Villedieu les Poëles, 10th in Notre Dame d’Estrées, 17th in Betton, etc.

In 2012, he made a great 6 YO showjumping season, being placed regularly, winning in Les Pieux, 2nd in Villedieu, 6th in Bayeux, … Double clear round in Fontainebleau, he was the leading sire of the 6 YO French Championships but injured himself in the final and had to retired ... disappointing, but in no way detracts from his merit nor his future career !

In 2011, Spirit of Semilly is Finalist of the 5YO at the French Championships in Fontainebleau. ISO 146 .

In 2010, he is ranked among the best 4 YO of the French Championships, qualified "Excellent".

Approved SF at the 2009 French 3 YO Stallion Championships. His energy and strength have been appreciated by the jury of the stallion test in December and he was one the most appreciated stallions of this approbation.

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Spirit of Semilly begins breeding in 2010. His first offspring are well indexed in showjumping, like : Babouchka du Herrin ISO 126, Baka Del Toons ISO 133, Brin de la Bresse ISO 113, Brume de Sainval ISO 120, Crocodile Dund'Huit IPO 118, Dior d'Ange ISO 113, etc.
BSO +15(0,76).

Dior d'Ange
Spirit of Semilly x Quouglof Rouge


Baka del Toons
Spirit of Semilly x Feu Follet Marins

Baka del Toons
Spirit of Semilly x Feu Follet Marins


Beyonce Dear
Spirit of Semilly x Souviens Toi III

Bolero du Bisson
Spirit of Semilly x Kildare du Carel


History HVH
Spirit of Semilly x pony

Brownie de Valor
Spirit of Semilly x Drop des Varennes

First Lady de Tosas
Spirit of Semilly x Dollar du Murier

Beyonce Dear
Spirit of Semilly x Souviens Toi III


Good sire of showjumpers and eventers, Spirit passes down his energy, scope, good balance, great canter and great willingness.


You can bring your mare to France for being inseminated. In this case, the stud fee is divided in two parts :

2019 conditions : 300 euros at reservation + 450 euros if the mare is pregnant (Live Foal Guarantee)

At Haras de Semilly, the inseminations and scans are included.
The mares are inseminated with frozen semen.

It is also possible to send frozen semen to another french AI center (shipping costs to add).

Towards foreign countries, we can send you the semen directly or through our brokers if there is one who works for us in your country. For all information, feel free to contact us by email : contact@semilly.com

The doses' quality is certified by Eurogen and Spirit of Semilly's semen presents an exceptional fertility rate.



ISO : Showjumping Index
ICC : Eventing Index
IDR : Dressage Index
IE : exported horses ranked in international classes CSI /CSIO / CSIW
100 to 120 : Good
120 to 140 : Very Good
140 to 160 : Excellent
160 and more : The Best