Started/trained mares

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Ljúf from Reykjarhóli.

Meaning of name: Sweet, gentle.
Age: 7 (born 2006)
Color: Light chestnut (fux / röd / rauð).
Level: Beginners horse prospect, ready for novice / intermediate / experienced riders.
Registration number:  IS2006258052.

Has been ridden for a year in her life.  Has very good temperament, very willing to please.  Has just the energy she is asked for, she is ready to relax, and she’s ready to go fast.  Courageous.  The tolt is average fast, average smooth to sit on, with nice footlift, and easy to get.  The trot is average fast and average smooth to sit on, easy to get.  The canter is a bit coarse.  She leg yields, is soft in the mouth, and listens very well to both leg and reins.  Is very tolerant for strange things from the rider.  Has gone on horse treks.  A big and strong mare with good weight carrying body.  Good on the ground.  Can be bred before export.

Sire (father):IS1997125303 – Gramur frá Kópavogi (Evaluated with 1. prize, 8,05).

Dam (mother):  IS1989258050 – Blíða frá Reykjarhóli (Evaluated with 7,48 in main score).


Glóa from Kárastöðum

Meaning of name: Glow/Ember.
Age: 6 (born 2007)
Color: Silver bay (Silverbrun / dökk-jarpvindótt).
Level: Beginner horse prospect, ready for novice / intermediate / experienced riders.
Registration number: IS 20077257093.

Size: 144 cm (ca. 14.2 hands).

Has been ridden for just a few months in her life, but is a very honest and courageous horse, that behaves like a much more seasoned horse, thorougly kind and easy.  Has a nice energy, totally ready to go faster, ready to relax too, has what we call in Iceland “a comfortable go”, ready to work and give her all without any nervousness, just a happy horse.  Is 4-gaited with clear and easy gaits.  Super soft in the mouth, listes very well to subtle clues.  The tolt has an average speed range, is very easy to get, and in clear beat, super smooth.  The trot has an average speed range, and is very easy to get, average smooth to sit on.  The canter is a bit coarse to sit on.  Is very tolerant towards strange things from the rider, can be touched everywhere and very nice on the ground.  Has gone horse trekking.  Moves with a raised and proud neck, looks nice under rider.  Leg yields.  Is dark silver dapple, so the color is not very obvious on her, but can throw the truly white maned silver dapples, a nice prospect for breeding good riding horses with good temperament from.  Can be bred before export.

Sire (father):  IS1992157091 – Garpur frá Kárastöðum.

Dam (mother):  IS1994257093 – Dama frá Kárastöðum

Freisting from Sauðárkróki.

Meaning of name: Temptation.
Age: 6 (born 2007)
Color: Dark bay (brun / jörp).
Level: Beginners / novice / intermediate / experienced riders.
Registration number: IS2007257710.
Size:  143 cm (cm and 14.1 hands).

A ready horse for everbody, very much trained with a heart of gold, good energy but so controllable that the tiniest rider can control her.  Has been ridden quite a lot, 10-12 months in her life.  Is a pure 4-gaited horse, this mare will never bocome pacy.  The tolt is as soft as it will get, a perfectly smooth sofa. The tolt is easy to ask for, she tolts on the slightest command, in totally clear beat, can go from good slow tolt to a nice speed.  With more training she can go even faster in the tolt.  The trot is average smooth to sit on, with a good speed range.  Knows basic dressage, steps away from leg, leg yields, turns on the forehand, backs, all on very soft commands.  The temperament is super and she is super responsive, goes full speed when asked, slows down to walk by the slightest command.  Is totally tolerant for the rider, even though the rider waves hands and does this and that strange she’s perfectly calm, and she’s super on the ground, can be touched everywhere and is fine, and just likes attention.  Super soft in the mouth, obeys the bit perfectly.  Has top blodlines and is a good breeding prospect too.  Can be bred before export.  A SUPER PROSPECT FOR CHILDREN’S COMPETITION, OR ADULT CLUB COMPETITION, WHERE YOU NEED A RELIABLE, YET TALENTED HORSE.

Sire (father): IS2003181385 – Samber frá Ásbrú (Evaluated with 8,26 for talents, 8,13 for conformation, 8,21 in main score).

Dam (mother): IS1992286104 – Yrkja frá Kirkjubæ (Evaluated with 7,93 in main score).