Grand Prix †

*06/02/1981 (167/200/21.0), Deceased 19/01/2004

Colour: bay
Breeder and rearer: Trakehner Gesellschaft mbH Hunnesrück
Approval: Hörstein 02/03/1994 - approved according to performance record in eventing
Stud fee: by agreement, frozen semen, approved for Trakehner

Grand Prix was a slightly severe sportsman, who featured an exemplary reliability, strength of nerve and willingness. Those features he proved for many years, competing successfully with Ingrid Klimke in dressage and show jumping up to intermediate (M) level and in international eventing up to advanced level.

While his type was influenced by his sire Swazi xx he convinced with his toughness and the prominence of this athletic body.

Grand Prix featured an energetic motion sequence and a desired knee action.

Achievements in sport

1992 8th place at the German Eventing Championships Luhmühlen International, 4th place at the German Championships, 2nd place at the eventing show in Bonn-Rodderberg, long list of the Olympics in Barcelona.
1993 7th place at the German Eventing Championships Luhmühlen International, 3rd place at the German Championships, 2nd place in the team classification, 2nd place in Bonn-Rodderberg, short list European Championships in Achselschwang.
1994 2nd place at eventing show in Schenefeld, 3rd place in Luhmühlen, 1st place in the team classification, long list The Hague.
1995 1st place at the eventing show in Wiesbaden-Kloppenheim.

During his sporting career Grand Prix achieved 23 wins and 63 placings in eventing classes up to international level.