FEI Dressage Horse for Sale: Don Crusoe

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 15:54
Horse for Sale
Don Crusoe at the 2016 European Junior/Young Rider Championships :: Photo © Astrid Appels

Name: Don Crusoe
Breed: Hanoverian 
Year of Birth: 2009
Sire: Don Crusador
Dam: Franziska 
Height: 1,70m
Gender: Gelding
Price: 130,000 euro

Don Crusoe is a stunning 9 year old hanoverian gelding by Don Crusador, imported from Germany. His sire produced  many successful international dressage horses participating in the most prestigious competitions all over the world. He for instance produced the international Grand Prix horse Don Carissimo (Gareth Hughes) and the 2015 European Junior Riders Kur Champion Dhannie (Juan Matute Guimon), and 2018 European young Rider team gold medal winning Dissertation (Semmieke Rothenberger).

Don Crusoe have been competing internationally since 2015. His current rider has had him for 5 years, schooling him from elementary to competing at the European Young Rider Championships and winning the most important National shows.

Don Crusoe
He is the double Polish Dressage Champion: for juniors in 2016) and young riders in 2017. He won the silver (2016) and gold (2017) medal at the National Cup. Regularly participating in the CDI shows with promising results up to 70%. As a 7 year old he competed at the European Junior Riders Championships in Oliva, Spain. He placed second at the CDI Janów Podlaski  and Zakrzów 2017. In 2018 he achieved another medal at the Championships of Poland. 

This talented horse is a perfect deal for the junior or a young rider with aspirations for competing and gaining experience at the Small Tour level. He is known from his 3 excellent gaits and a real showmanship in the test. He has great extensions with great ability to collect easily. Canter pirouettes are his undisputed highlight and they always are rewarded with great marks.

Don Crusoe is a quick learner with great talent for piaffe and passage, currently training towards Grand Prix. 

Don Crusoe is safe and comfortable to ride what makes him suitable also for a less advanced amateur or para dressage rider. 

Don Crusoe is easy to handle and trouble-free in the stable and at the competitions.  He is used to going out to the field every day. He hacks well alone or in company.

Don Crusoe
He has always been healthy and never injured. Recent X-rays and more videos available on request.

Owner fluent in English and Spanish.

Located in Warsaw, Poland.

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