born
05-06-2006
sex
Stallion
colour
Bay
height
1.70m
studbook
KWPN
Breeder
Fam. K. Muys, De Rijp
Jumping index
153
WFFS
Non carrier
Approved for
KWPN, Zangersheide, Old/OS, Hann., SF, BH
Stud fee
€ 1.750,-
Semen
fresh, frozen,
Standing stud
NL

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Pedigree :

Cardento  Capitol I 
B-Estelle 
Vantiels Esprit (Elite, Prest, Sport-(Spr), PROK)  Baloubet du Rouet 
Esprit (Ster, Prestatie) 
Carrera VDL Maastricht, J. Vrieling (NED)

Carrera is a striking and interestingly bred horse from a combination of two Olympic stallions.
Sire, Cardento, won three Silver medals under Peter Eriksson at the Olympics, the World Championship and the European Championship. As a sire Cardento is a producer of international jumping offspring who participate at European and World Championships and the Olympic Games.
Grand sire, Baloubet du Rouet, was Olympic Champion with Rodrigo Pessoa; a three-time winner of World Cup Finals; and also claimed the winner’s sash in several GP’s and World Cup Qualifiers. Baloubet du Rouet is also famous as the sire of VDL Bubalu, Palloubet d’Halong and Chaman among others. Continuing in the line is Nurzeus, a stallion that sired many good jumpers such as Midnight Madness, Zippo, Ennio, etc.
Carrera’s dam is an international 1.45m jumper, and is a half-sister to the famous international jumper stallion Tinka’s Boy, winner of many GP’s and World Cup Qualifiers plus the final with Markus Fuchs.

Palmares

Carrera shone under Jur Vrieling with whom he was successful at the highest level. Carrera started strong with the winning of the Grand Prix Vestfold. Before he won the Grand Prix of Wolden, a 1.50m class in Bonheiden and in Oldenburg. With the Dutch team Carrera won the Nations Cup in Drammen. Carrera unfortunately had to end his career prematurely due to an injury.

International results Carrera:
1st  Nations Cup Drammen
1st 1.45m GP Vestfold
1st 1.45m Oldenburg
1st 1.45m GP Zuidwolde
1st  1.45m Zuidwolde
1st 1.40m Vestfold
1st 1.40m Marienheem
2nd 1.50m Drachten
2nd 1.50m Maastricht
2nd 1.50m Eindhoven
2nd 1.45m Wiener Neustadt
2nd 1.45m GP Asten
3rd 1.45m GP Wiener Neustadt
4th 1.55m GP Maastricht
7th 1.50m Barcelona

Offspring

Along with his outstanding pedigree, Carrera passes his great jumping qualities on to his offspring. They stand out for the way that they jump – they perform and they are wanted. Talents like the KWPN approved stallions  Kallmar VDL and Kincsem and international jumpers like Gold Finger, Genesis HB and the very talented Glock’s Novellist (with Gerco Schröder) make Carrera the promising sire that he is.Gold Finger already won the GP’s of De Peelbergen and Maastricht.  Genesis HB and Galax VDL are classified at 1.50m level and  Cinderella Z jumps at 1.45m level already.
 
Youngster like  Esi la Luna, Inea O.A., Inajottie VDM , VDL Imar and Joselinde L.A.T .  perform with  appealing results in young horse classes.  Jucatan finished in 8th place at the national championships for 5-year-olds and  Kalista O placed 4th in the championship for 4-year-olds.
 
In previous years Garbarant RT became reserve champion of the 5-year-old jumping horses and in the final of the Open Scandinavian championship for 4-year olds there was a third place for Cara vd Tojope Hoeve Z.

Succesful offspring in sport are:
Carrero T Z - 1.50m level
Galax VDL - 1.50m level
Genesis HB - 1.50m level
Glock´s Novellist - 1.45m level
Good Farming HS - Winner GP 1* Maastricht and de Peelbergen, winner 1.45m Oliva Nova and Lastrup
Gold Empire - 1.50m level
Greatest Boy - 1.60m level
Harola HK - 1.50m level
Inajorri VDM - YH Internationally classed
Injottie VDM - 2e 1.45m Open Jumper Wellington
Jimi WS - 1.35m level
Onanka-A - Winner Portmore Championship 6/7-year-olds Ireland
VDL Imar - 2e $8000 145m Jumper Wellington
Warmachine - 1.45m-level

At mareshows and championships his offspring do great, some notable offspring for example are:
Cuba Libre W – IBOP 84 pnt.
Kalmar -Champion performance inspection 87.5 pnt, KWPN approved
L. Chiaro di Luna – EPTM 86,5 pnt.
Lisinaa – EPTM 91 pnt.
Lufrieda – 5th finals national marechampionship and  90 pnts. loosejumping
Merlin VDL – 6th finals national foal championship
Miletto - 3e National mareinspection
Nadine Madame C – Reserve champion jumpingbred foals  CK Noord-Holland
O Look at Me  - Champion jumpingbred foals  CK Drenthe
Odette Joyeux –  Reserve champion jumpingbred foals CK Flevoland
Hadera CJS  - Champion ONNK  
Halessio du Linon Selle Francais​ approved

Carrera: Olympic genes from sire & grand sire, an Olympic uncle

Pictures

 
Carrera VDL Maastricht, J. Vrieling (NED)
 
Carrera VDL Den Bosch 2016, J. Vrieling (NED
 
Carrera VDL Maastricht, J. Vrieling (NED
 
Carrera VDL Maastricht 2015
 
Carrera VDL 2015, J. Vrieling (NED
 
Carrera VDL (Sjoert)
 
Carrera VDL Huldiging De Wolden 2015

Videos

Pictures offspring

 
Kyaklahoma, E. Aarts (NED), Blom Cup 2021
 
Loharna P, N. Eggens (NED), Blom Cup 2021
 
Melita, J. Otto (NED) Blom Cup 2021
 
Rocking Zoklahoma VDL - Nationale veulenkeuring 2021
 
Inajottie VDM, S.A. Mackenzie (Can) 2021
 
Glock's Novellist, G. Schroder (NED) 2021
 
VDL Imar, D. Coyle (IRL) 2021
 
Carrero T.Z., H. Wallin (Swe), 2021
 
Greatest Boy H, T. Meyer (DUI) 2021
 
Cinderella Z, N. Toro (Col), 2020
 
Jimi WS, J. van Grunsven (Ned), 2020
 
Miletto, 2020
 
Onanka-A, D. Coyle (Irl), 2020
 
Warmachine, P. Westergren (Swe), 2020
 
Good Farmings HS, J. Schuttert (Ned), 2020
 
Lufrieda VDL
 
Kalista O, K. Winsingh (NED) 2020
 
Inea OA, A. Hoorn (NED) 2020
 
Esi La Luna, K. Gallagher (IRL)
 
Jucatan VDL, J. Billington (GBR)
 
Merlin VDL (Carrera x Zirocco Blue)
 
Garbrand, R. Heijligers (NED)
 
Genesis Mina, N. Falkena (NED)
Cardento  Capitol I  Capitano  Corporal 
Retina 
Folia  Maximus 
Vase 
B-Estelle  Lord  Ladykiller xx 
Viola 
Restelle  Sacramento Song xx 
Estelle 
Vantiels Esprit (Elite, Prest, Sport-(Spr), PROK)  Baloubet du Rouet  Galoubet A  H. Alme Z 
Viti 
Mesange du Rouet  Starter 
Badine 
Esprit (Ster, Prestatie)  Zeus (Keur)  Arlequin x 
Urielle 
Urloffine (Keur, Preferent, Prestatie)  Orlof 
Malinda 

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