Babette [ photo gallery ]

Babette was our first foal by the world class show jumper Coconut Grove xx - and we liked her so much, we had a second one in 2008. Babette is a very friendly, yet energetic horse and strikes everybody with her powerful hind end movement. She clearly has the engine at the right spot. To us, she carries the perfect blend of jumper blood in her pedigree and we are looking forward to starting her under saddle in 2009.

Coconut Grove xx
Dare to Pet xx
Dare to Command xx by Bold Commander xx
Tina's Pet xx by Santiago Road xx
Coral Gables xx
Propellent xx by Damascus xx
Coralinda xx by Milord xx
Damiro B
Ramiro Z by Raimond
ster/pref Torette by Almez Z/SF
ster/pref Pirouette
Lucky Boy xx by Compromise xx
Wilma by Selim keur

born 2006; NA KWPN

The sire Coconut Grove xx is one of the world's most successful TB show jumpers ever. He descends from the notable Bold Ruler/Damascus cross, a lineage proven to consistently produce jumpers. This cross produced the legendary Grand Prix jumper and sire, Napur. Coconut Grove's sister Satra was also was a member of the National Show Jumping Team for Columbia. Coconut Grove xx is the first Thoroughbred stallion in history to be approved and granted improvement sire status by the American Holsteiner Horse Association and the American Hanoverian Society and is also selected for the famed Hanoverian Jumper Breeding Program. Often described as "amazing" when referred to in editorial columns, Coconut Grove xx has proven an uncanny ability to jump from difficult distances and clear fences. He is agile, has abundant scope and his jumping technique is exceptional. The stallion is finally also reckognized in Europe and is becoming an interesting choice overseas. His most impressive performance record includes the title of B"est South American Horse - Team 5th - Pan American Games - Canada", Champion Bolivarianos Games - Per, Champion Toyota Cup - World Cup Qualifier - Venezuela, Res. Champion - World Cup Qualifier - Venezuela, Res. Champion - Centro American & Caribbean Games - Venezuela, 3rd - $100,000 U.S. Open Jumper Championship - World Cup Qualifier, Miami and a qualification for the major show jumper competitions American Invitational; Olympics - Australia; World Cup - Gothenburg, Sweden; American Grand Prix Association Championship. Coconut Grove xx was ranked 3rd in 1999/2000 AGA Rookie of the Year and was the National Champion Jumper in 1997, 1998 and 1999.

More about Babette's dam Kamirette can be found on her own page.

Coconut Grove xx has his own page on our website: Coconut Grove xx. He is also the sire of our 2008 colt Cali.

All images copyright by Jutta Bauernschmitt. No reproduction allowed!

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