Sandhills Sensation is the newest and most modern of Sandhills breeding stallions. He is a stunning individual with presence, temperament and ride ability. Sensation is the combination of the worlds finest show jumping breeding with Australia’s proven eventing and thoroughbred bloodlines.
Sensation is by Stakkatol, an exciting young stallion in Germany. Stakkatol is by Stakkato, who needs no introduction to jumping breeders and dominated world breeding records from 2001-2012. Stakkato himself was successful at 1.50 with Eva Bitter. He represented Germany at Nations Cup and won the national championship in 1998 and, in 2007 was named Hanoverian stallion of the year.
Stakkatol is out of a mare called Carol, who herself was successful at 1.50 for Soren Von Ronne. Carol is by the legendary Capitol I. Capitol I can be traced back to the thoroughbred lines of Cottage Son and Manometer. Carol’s mare line also goes back to the famous thoroughbred Ladykiller, through her mothers sire, Liguster.
Stakkatol’s daughter Stalognia, was absolute top price of the 2015 PSI auction at 1.7 million euros, after Stalando, also a son of Stakkatol, was a PSI star in 2014.
Sensation’s mare line simply put, is sensational. He is out of Sandhills Glint who is by Staccato, who was ranked World No 1 eventing stallion for 2yrs during his career. Staccato is also the sire of Adelaide 4star winners, Panamera and Sandhills Brillaire. Staccato is out of a pure thoroughbred mare Smiler, who goes back to the wonderful sire, King of Babylon. Sandhills Glint is a full sister to the Adelaide winner Sandhills Brillaire, and is out of a pure thoroughbred mare Sandhills Glimmer, who was by Galverston, whose sire was the amazing Sir Ivor.
Sensation has originated from some of the worlds most famous thoroughbred lines, he is a stunning type with correct jumping form with tremendous scope.
He has started his competition career with 2 wins from 3 starts. His temperament, ride ability and performance all point to a successfull career ahead.
He is standing at Sandhills in 2016 for the fee of $1320 inc GST.
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