Messenger VF

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Messenger VF

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Registered Name Messenger VF
Registration # AB-[CAN]APPR4418-13S
Birthdate May 16, 2013
Color and Markings Chestnut
Height 17.1h, 171cm
Breeding Fee $2000 CAN
Specific Terms, Fees, and Conditions Booking fee of $300 included. Only frozen available in NA. LFG, see breeding contract for specific details.
Semen Available Fresh: No; Frozen: Yes
WFFS N/N (non-carrier)
Breeder Ellicia Edgar, Valleyfield Farm

Profile Updated: 2021

Messenger was sired by the GP jumper stallion Montebellini (s. Montender (winner Olympic bronze ). His dam has jumped at 1.45m level and is a full sibling to the GP jumper Eurocommerce Deauville. Her son by Indoctro performs at 1.45m level. The origin of this dam line is in France.

OWNER OF RECORD

STANDING AT

CONTACT

Ellicia Edgar
Valleyfield Farm
50515 RR 14
Parkland County, AB T7Y 2N2 Canada

780-994-9887

valleyfieldfarm@icloud.com
Valleyfield Farm

KWPN Breeding Designation

Licensed. Messenger VF possesses the D-OC predicate.

In general foals will receive Register A papers. Register A offspring must meet additional requirements to be considered for Keur/Elite.

Breeding Advice

Messenger can add size and development. In canter he can add power and length of stride. In jumping he can add scope and good leg technique. The mare should be refined with quick reflexes and correct stance of her frontleg.

Sports Results

  • 2020: 5th place RMSJ August. Placings in 7yr old classes ad DIHP winter circuit. Messenger spent most of the year in quarantine trying to get a flight to Europe. Finished 2020 jumping 1.40m
  • 2019: 5th nationally for Jumping IBOP and 3rd nationally for GES Cup 5-8 yr olds with KWPN-NA. 6th and 7th place Thunder Bird Odlum Brown CSIO5* 6 yr old, 4th and 6th place Thunder Bird Canadian Premier 6 yr old, 2nd place Amberlea Jump for Hope 1.20m, 1st place Thermal Desert Circut IV YJC 6 yr olds 1.25m, Top 10 placings at all other Thermal Desert Circuit shows.
  • 2018: Competing 1.20m at Spruce Meadows Pan American, 1.10 & 1.15 at Odlum Brown BC Open, 5-Year-Old classes at Canadian Premier. 2019: 5th nationally for Jumping IBOP and 3rd nationally for GES Cup 5-8 yr olds with KWPN-NA. 6th and 7th place Thunder Bird Odlum Brown CSIO5* 6 yr old, 4th and 6th place Thunder Bird Canadian Premier 6 yr old, 2nd place Amberlea Jump for Hope 1.20m, 1st place Thermal Desert Circut IV YJC 6 yr olds 1.25m, Top 10 placings at all other Thermal Desert Circuit shows.
    Licensed. 4th place nationally for Jumper Geldings and Stallions and 3rd on Jumper IBOP on the KWPN-NA keuring tour. From the judge at his KWPN-NA licensing: “This well-muscled stallion has a long-strided canter with good rhythm and sufficient body use.  Messenger improves in his body use on the higher oxers and has good leg technique on the jumps.”
  • Test Report: Messenger VF is a well-developed, long-lined stallion, with a downhill body direction. He has well muscled topline, with well-developed withers. His front leg is somewhat back at knee and toed out, and his hindleg is long with heavy substance of legs. Messenger has a powerful, long-strided canter. In jumping he could be quicker in the reflexes, is brave and seems to be scopey. Messenger improves in his body use over the higher oxers and has good leg technique over the jumps. Sometimes he is a bit strong in the connection to the bridle.
  • Will be competing in Europe in 2021.

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Offspring Sports Results

  • 2018: Nirvana VF, Navigator VF, New York VF First Premium foals KWPN-NA. Navigator VF named site champion for jumper foals. The judge said about Navigator VF “This long-lined jumper colt has a good topline and a long croup. His trot is supple and light-footed but especially his canter is athletic, adjustable and shows good length of stride. It is very easy for Navigator VF to keep his balance and change direction. The long-lined and well-muscled colt”. Navigator VF named 3rd nationally for jumper foals for KWPN-NA.
  • 2019: Orion VF 3rd place jumper foal, Overnight Express PSJ 10th place jumper foal. KWPN-NA Jumper Yearlings Nirvana VF (Champion), Notorious VF (3rd place), Navigator VF (4th place), Nova VF (7th place),  New York VF (10th place). Maddam VF 2 year old Jumper Reserve Champion.

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