Host: KC Dunn
Jury: Bart Henstra & Henk Dirksen
The small Keuring at Timbach Farm was held at the pretty, well equipped farm of KC Dunn.
Highest score was earned by the athletic jumper foal Ottumwa M (Dulf van den Bisschop x Zorphee ster sport (sp) by Corland, Owner/Breeder: Mary Ellenberger, Maefield Farm). This well developed filly has a very good and well proportioned body. Her withers are well developed and long and she shows a very good back and loin connection. Her trot shows good technique and her canter is powerful with an active use of the hindleg. She is well balanced and adjustable in all her gaits. With an average score of 79, this filly is leading the country so far. Her dam, Zorphee by Corland already had the ster predicate and she performed at 1.40m level. This long lined, correctly build jumper mare was awarded with her Keur predicate today.
In the Dressage foal class, the filly Olicites SSF (Gaudi x Felicites SSF ster by Rousseau, Owner/Breeder: CARROLL & CAROL Tolman, Shooting Star Farm) is long legged and has an uphill build body. She has a well shaped neck and a well developed, long withers. In movement, she has a good use of her neck, her walk is clear and active, her trot is supple, long strided and uphill, her canter is supple with sufficient power.
The 3y old Dressage gelding Louisville SS (UB 40 x Zomica W. keur sport (dp) by Ferro, Owner: Hillary Oliver, Breeder: Dawn Spencer) earned his ster predicate. He is a modern and leggy dressage type with a well shaped and positioned neck. Louisville SS was also presented in the DG Bar Cup and scored a 72 points. His walk and canter show good leg technique with sufficient length of stride and uphill tendency.
Foals/Weanlings – Jumper
Ottumwa M (Dulf van den Bisschop/Corland) 82/76