(Choyce x C A Hermoso+++/)
C A Hermoso+++/
C A HERMOSO+++/ set a new standard for western pleasure performance, and proved himself in the breeding barn as well. His 11 National titles include U.S. Top Ten Stallion and Stallion AOTH, twice U.S. National Champion Western Pleasure, Canadian National Champion Western Pleasure, and Canadian Reserve National Champion Western Pleasure AATR 18-39 at age 18. As a sire, he sired just over 100 purebred get (he was too busy in the show ring to have a full opportunity at stud). Ten of these are National winners. They include: U.S. Top Ten Half-Arabian Hunt Pleasure Futurity FAMOSO, Canadian Top Ten Hunt Pleasure AOTR 18-39 C A CORONADO+, LYFE OF RILEY+ (four time Canadian Top Ten winner in hunt pleasure), U.S. National Champion Hunt Pleasure Junior Horse C A ELEGANTE+/, KAROMOSO (whose 5 National wins include Canadian Reserve National Champion Western Pleasure AATR 40/Over), VICTOROSA+/ (whose 5 titles include Canadian National Champion Western Pleasure Junior Horse and Western Pleasure AOTR 40/Over), AUR U READY TU RUMBLE+/ (7 National wins including U.S. and Canadian National Champion Half-Arabian Western Pleasure and U.S. Reserve National Champion Western Sidesaddle), C A HERMANO+/ (11 titles including U.S. National Champion Hunt Pleasure and Hunt Pleasure AOTR 55 and Over), C A MEJOR+/ (11 National wins in western pleasure, 3 of them National Championships), and C A ULTIMO+// (24 titles including 15 National Championships or Reserves in hunt pleasure).
C A HERMOSO+++/’s ancestry combines the best of Spanish, Polish and American lines. The U.S. National Champion Mare and Top Ten Western Pleasure winner LA DUQUESA and her full brother, National Champion sire ZORTANN, are both by an imported Spanish stallion out of a GAZORT++ daughter, as is C A HERMOSO+++/’s dam. C A HERMOSO+++/ is also closely related to U.S. Reserve National Champion Training Level Dressage JTR 13/Under SE CELITA+, who is by JDAR BARI BRITA out of a *GG SAMIR daughter, whereas CA HERMOSO+++/ is by a *GG SAMIR son out of a daughter of *BARICH DE WASHOE.
C A HERMOSO+++/ is by the straight Spanish stallion C A ACIERTO, also sire of his full sister, U.S. Top Ten Hunt Pleasure AOTR 18-39 C A TAPATIA (dam of multi-regional western pleasure winner JUST USS). C A ACIERTO is a full brother to C A ASTRO, whose daughter C A SEDOSA is the dam of 11 time National winner C A MEJOR+/ and of regional halter winner SA BANDARA (dam of Canadian Top Ten Futurity Colt and multi-regional western pleasure champion SA PEGASUS). CA ACIERTO is by *GG SAMIR, sire of 24 National winners and 22 producers of National winners including U.S. Reserve National Champion Mare WN ANTIGUA, multi-National Champions in western pleasure WN GLORYOFJOY+// and WN KNIGHTRIDER+//, and National Champions in hunt pleasure, hunter over fences, pleasure driving, and informal combination. His dam *PIMENTILLA is a paternal sister to *RR MARAVILLA, dam of U.S. Top Ten Hunter and Jumper TESORO BRAVO.
C A HERMOSO+++/ is out of CHALLENDON FLAME, dam of 3 champions. Her other champions are C A TAPATIA (already mentioned) and halter and western pleasure champion C A CORTEZ. He daughter C A FAVORITA is the dam of multi-regional western pleasure winner C A ESPECIAL. CHALLENDON FLAME is by straight Spanish, twice Region 3 Top 5 Park JDAR BARI BRITA, also a halter champion and a National winner sire. His other important get include National Champion Dressage SE CELITA+ (already mentioned), U.S. Top Ten Futurity Filly C A REGALA, and BARINESSA, dam of Canadian Top Ten Futurity Colt and National Champion sire TRES TY ADAR. JDAR BARI BRITA is by is by western pleasure reserve champion *BARICH DE WASHOE, sire of over 80 champions and 18 National winners including Canadian National Champion Mare SB LA INA, Canadian National Champion Hunter SH BARICHADE, U.S. and Canadian Top Ten Western Pleasure NT LUCERO, U.S. Top Ten Western Pleasure VALLEJO MACHO, etc. 31 *BARICH DE WASHOE get have produced National winners. JDAR BARI BRITA is a full brother to EL IBN PALABRITA, sire of 26 time National winner (including multiple National Championships in western pleasure) BRITAS VISTOSO+//.
CHALLENDON FLAME is out of regional halter winner and performance champion OVERLOOK BURGATZA++, also dam of halter champion CHALLENDON BANNER and halter champion CA FUEGO. C A FUEGO has sired U.S. and Canadian Top Ten Hunt Pleasure Junior Horse and Canadian Top Ten Hunt Pleasure AOTR 40 and Over C A ESPADA+/, as well as C A CARMEN (dam of National winner in hunt pleasure C A CORONADO+, already mentioned) and regional halter winner SA BANDARA (dam of Canadian Top Ten Futurity Colt SA PEGASUS). OVERLOOK BURGATZA++ is by U.S. and Canadian Top Ten Stallion and English Pleasure GAZORT++, a sire of National Champion purebred and Half-Arabians. He is pure Polish. OVERLOOK BURGATZA++ is out of the American bred mare BUR-VALISSA, who is line bred to SKOWRONEK through his sons *RASEYN and *RAFFLES. She is by U.S. Top Ten Stallion and National winner sire BU-ZAHR out of BUR JADA, dam of Canadian Reserve National Champion Reining AOTR BANTUS FROST.
CHOYCE is a straight Spanish mare who is a full sister to 3 champions, a maternal sister to a multi-regional winner, and a full sister to a National winner producer. She is herself the dam of CCA PANTAGO, a multi-champion in country pleasure and native costume and a reserve champion in hunt pleasure JTR.
CHOYCE’s full siblings include halter champion QUALIFIED (exported to Austria), Region 7 Top Five Gelding AOTH RS ENHANCE. She is a maternal sister to multi-regional halter winner and regional hunt pleasure winner RS GRAND MARQUIS+. Her most famous full sibling is EXAMPLE, whose halter wins include 1984 and 1987 Region 3 Top Five Mare and 1985 Region 7 Top Five Mare. EXAMPLE is the dam of Region 3 Top Ten Sweepstakes Colt EL CONQUISTADORR, and 2003 U.S. Top Ten Reining Futurity BRUMARBA MARVIOSO+. Her son EL PERFECTO has sired National Champions in Europe and North America, including European Champion Mare L.M. SADUNGA, Spanish National Champion Mare ABHA KATMANDU, Spanish Reserve National Champion Mare ABHA GHAZALI, U.S. Reserve National Champion Mare and Spanish National Champion Mare *ABHA MYRA, and DURC+/, who has 3 National titles: U.S. Top Ten First Level Dressage JTR 14-17, Top Ten Sporthorse Under Saddle ATR and First Level Dressage ATR.
CHOYCE is by western pleasure reserve champion *BARICH DE WASHOE, sire of over 80 champions and 18 National winners including Canadian National Champion Mare SB LA INA, Canadian National Champion Hunter SH BARICHADE, U.S. and Canadian Top Ten Western Pleasure NT LUCERO, U.S. Top Ten Western Pleasure VALLEJO MACHO, etc. 31 *BARICH DE WASHOE get have produced National winners. *BARICH DE WASHOE grandget are excelling as sporthorses. Recent sporthorse National winners include U.S. Reserve National Champion Sporthorse Gelding and Reserve National Champion Training Level Dressage and Top Ten First, Second and Third Level Dressage ECYLPSE SA+++/, U.S. Top Ten Sport Horse Under Saddle ATR and Hunter Hack AZRABEY+, U.S. Top Ten Sporthorse Under Saddle LENITA MIA, DURC+/(already mentioned), and U.S. National Champion Sporthorse Gelding RO AKCENTE. *BARICH DE WASHOE is by ZURICH, sire of 3 producers of National winners including *YAMINA and *ZURICH DE WASHOE. His dam *ALDEBARAN II produced 4 champions: halter champions AL NAHR FABIANA and BF SPANISH EYES and western pleasure reserve champions BF SERR BARON and *BARICH DE WASHOE.
CHOYCE is out of *MAKKORA, dam of 4 champions (EXAMPLE, QUALIFIED RS ENHANCE and RS GRANDE MARQUIS+). *MAKKORA is a paternal sister to Canadian Top Ten Informal Combination *JABIR and to Region 16 Champion Show Hack *ADAD. Her sire *MAKORR is a 3//4 brother to *AN MALIK, the all time leading Spanish sire of National winners. Her dam CORONA is a full sister to *SABIDURIA, dam of 3 National winners including Canadian Reserve National Champion Mare WN MI KERIDA+.