A WIDE RANGE OF QUALITY STALLIONS
Couvains' studfarm is proud to present his stallions :
LE TOT DE SEMILLY, DIAMANT DE SEMILLY,
ACTION BREAKER, ADIAMOOD DE L'ABBAYE, ADZARO DE L'ABBAYE, ANDIAMO SEMILLY, ARKO III, ARTISTE DE L'ABBAYE, AWAY SEMILLY, BISQUET BALOU C, BOOM BOOM SEMILLY, CABRIO VAN DE HEFFINCK, CALYPSO D'HERBIERS, CAPTAIN SEMILLY, COPIN VAN DE BROY, HERALD 3, IVORY STAR, KALASKA DE SEMILLY,
KEOPS DU VINNEBUS,
KOLORADO DE SEMILLY, LAGON DE L'ABBAYE, LUIDAM, MADE IN SEMILLY, MANHATTAN DE SEMILLY, MIAMI DE SEMILLY, NEWTON DE KREISKER, NON STOP, OGANO SITTE, OKAVANGO SEMILLY, OPEN UP SEMILLY, QUEBRACHO SEMILLY,
ROCK'N ROLL SEMILLY, RUSSEL II, SPIRIT OF SEMILLY, TODT UN PRINCE, TOP GUN SEMILLY, TORNESCH, WINNINGMOOD, ZILVERSTAR T and the poney stallion AIR FORCE ONE.
Our stallions have been carefully selected for excellence in performance, conformation, and temperament.
The older stallions have proven themselves exceptional in international shows ans through their offspring.
The younger ones, already promising over fences,
display all the desirable qualities to improve future sport horses.
- the ambassador : Le Tot de Semilly, acknowledged as one of Best Sires in the World, has gone at 32 YO ... but he is still present by the quality of his offspring, among the bests in 2010 : Itot du Château, Nervoso, Lambre du Chene, Newton de Vains, Jasper Bleu, etc.
- the exceptional Diamant de Semilly or « when the dream becomes reality » … built as "dominant sire", with many results at international top level crowned by a World Champion title, an offspring out of the ordinary revealed during the French 4,5,6 and 7 YO Championships in Fontainebleau and at international level (Kalaska de Semilly, Joyau d'Opal, Muscaris d'Ariel, Kho de Presle, etc.), make him the Best Selle Français sire (ANSF ranking) and he is already ranked 1st in the WBFSH Stallion ranking list ! His offspring makes regularly the Top Prices in auction sales. Moreover, the fertility of his semen is also exceptional !
- the unique triple French champion (at 4, 5 and 6 YO), Calypso d'Herbiers also proved his quality at international level, winning GP CSI and the great "Derby de La Baule". He produces commercial horses : very nice and easy to ride in jumping, eventing and also dressage classes.
- among the best international showjumpers, like :
Arko III, exceptionnal international jumper under the saddle of Nick Skelton with whom he won many titles. He has only been used lightly at stud as his rider didn't want to mix competition and stalion careers. At the end of 2008, Arko has been retired from competition and his semen is now widely available !
Herald, international winner with Pilar Cordon, this son of the thoroughbred Heraldick (n°1 of the stallions in the WBFSH eventing ranking list) has a lot going for him for many mares which need new blood !
Kalaska de Semilly : Silver medals (individual and team) at Asian Games 2010, Kentucky WEG 2010, Beijing OG, Team Bronze Medal at Doha Asian Games 2006, 4 YO France Champion,...
Luidam, great international winner under the saddle of Billy Twomey with whom he won notably La Baule's Grand Prix. He now takes over from his regretted sire, Guidam, who has suddenly disappeared at the same as his offspring arrived at the Top international level.
Non Stop : 17th of the WBFSH jumping stallion ranking list, he is the best son of Darco, with one the best Holsteiner dam line !
Winningmood comes from the very interesting crossing of Darco x Cassini I. This great stallion is now at the Top International level with Luciana Diniz after proving himself with Ludo Philippaerts.
- young international stars :
Ogano Sitte, the trendy stallion in Belgium where his offspring is very well ranked in most of the shows ! After proven his potential in international Grands Prix, this son of Darco with an excellent damline, is now devoted completely and very successfully to his stallion career .
Lagon de l’Abbaye : Grand Prix winner.
Made In Semilly : CSI**** Grand Prix winner, 6 YO Champion of France.
Ivory Star 4 YO Champion of France who now wins at international with an italian young rider.
- young titled stallions :
Keops du Vinnebus : France Champion of the foals, of the 3 YO stallions, 4th of the 4 YO French Championships.
Kolorado de Semilly : finalist at 4, 5 and 6 YO of the French classic cycles.
Manhattan de Semilly : Winner of the 6 YO Inter-Regional Finals and 5th of the 6 YO GP of Paris CSI*****.
Miami de Semilly : 4th of the 5 YO French Championship and 1st of Critérium.
Newton de Kreisker : finalist at 4 and 5 YO of the French classic cycles.
Okavango Semilly : an exceptional pedigree for this handsome stallion, 5th of the French 4 YO Championships.
Open Up Semilly : 10th of the 4YO French Championship, ranked "Elite". Finalist at 5, 6 and 7 YO of the French classic cycles, he now confirms at international level.
Quebracho Semilly : With 14 clear rounds / 14 at 4 YO and 19/19 at 5 YO, Quebracho has shown his reliability, precociousness and disponibility, rewarded by a title of 5 YO Champion of France 2009 of the Inter-Regional Shows at Equita’Lyon. In 2010, he is also 3rd of the Criterium and 10th of the 6 YO males French Championships.This son of Le Tot de Semilly with size and scope, should bring to his progeny nice shapes, strength, good canter and very easy minds.
Rock'N Roll Semilly : 4 YO Champion of France 2009 with 14 clear rounds / 14, he also exploded the record of the number of mares covered by a 4 YO with more than 330 ! Diamant de Semilly x Apache d'Adriers with the 6 YO Champion of France : Oriele de la Mare, as his grand-dam ! With such an excellent crossing of very good bloods, Rock'n Roll Semilly shows strength, energy and good mind. His a very promising stallion !
Spirit of Semilly : full brother of Lagon de l'Abbaye, Spirit has been 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. Finalist of the French 4 YO Championships.
- our 2011 novelties flesh out our range with young promising stallions like :
Action Breaker is The Rising Star
of the international showjumping scene and it's worth to keep an eye on him in 2011 !
His excellent origines (son of the wellknown Heartbreaker and brother of Quasimodo vd Moleendreef)
combine with his own qualities (scope, amazing canter, great power and fantastic technique)
make him an outstanding stallion.
Russel II, great international winner with Nick Skelton, this son of Corofino I and brother of Coupe de Cœur is a handsome grey Holsteiner stallion with a beautiful forehand whose semen is now available !
Top Gun Semilly has been approved SF at the 2010 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. il a montré un magnifique modèle dans le sang et une qualité de saut lui présageant un bel avenir.
Zilverstar T is one of the best young horses of his generation,
ranked 5th in the 6YO World Championships in Lanaken 2010.
It's worth to keep on eye on this son of the wellknown Holsteiner stallion, Berlin,
with a mother a grand-mother CSI winners, who shows great pedigree and potential.
Among those stallions, you will probably be able to find the one which suits to your mare.
You can trust the Levallois' experience and thorough knowledge to help you find the best cross for your mare.
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