Glamourdale is the undisputed champion of the 2014 Stallion Inspection, the Reserve Champion of the 2014 KWPN performance test and the 2018 “sovereign” FEI World Champion of 7-year-old dressage horses. Glamourdale is beautiful, Glamourdale is impressive, Glamourdale is superbly bred, Glamourdale is extremely talented, Glamourdale is complete, Glamourdale: “he’s got it all”. Glamourdale is a son of the “producer of champions” Lord Leatherdale, out of the preferent prok mare Thuja (s. Negro), one of the best brood mares in the Netherlands.
Thuja is the dam of the top stallion Glamourdale and both ‘Elite’ mares Zonnebloem (s. Polansky) and Fresia (s. Jazz). Thuja is a full-sister of the English A-cadre top Grand Prix horse Numberto (Spencer Wilton) and the cousin of the very successful Small Tour horse Willem Alexander (s. Negro x Flemmingh x Ahorn). Great granddam Clementine (s. Ulft) produced Händel (s. Wolfgang), Michael Whitaker’s international top horse.
Glamourdale is an honest and reliable stallion with a very good temperament. The stallion has a great willingness to work and is very easy to work with. The walk is clear-cut and has good scope. The trot has good scope with an abundance of balance. The canter is uphill, very powerful and with very good scope. Glamourdale moves with good to very good elasticity, self-carriage and balance. Glamourdale is talented to very talented as a dressage horse and gives his rider a very good feeling.
Glamourdale showed a uniform collection of well-developed, long-lined and appealing foals who have a good dressage model. The walk has good scope. The trot is uphill, has good scope and elasticity. The foals trot with an appealing forehand. The canter is powerful, has good scope and elasticity.
Glamourdale is the undisputed champion of the KWPN Stallion Inspection 2014, the reserve champion of the KWPN Performance Test 2014. Glamourdale performed very well in the PAVO Cup and the Stallion Competition. In 2018, Glamourdale was crowned as FEI World Champion of the 7-year-old dressage horses at the World Championships in Ermelo. In 2019 Glamourdale is unbeaten in the Small Tour with victories during the CDI Compiègne and CHIO Aachen (top score Inter I 80.412%). In 2020 he made his debut with a top score of almost 78% in the Grand Prix. In 2021 he made his debut in the International Grand Prix with a score of 76.4% in the Grand Prix Special.
During the World Equestrian Games in Herning (Denmark), Glamourdale won the Grand Prix Special (82.508) and the Freestyle (90.654%) in a phenomenal way which made him the two time Grand Prix World Champion.
Most outstanding offspring
- Loverdale W (ds. UB 40) € 210,000 Van Olst Sales.
- Lance VOD (ds. Davino) Championship KWPN 2019 Approved DWB 2019.
- Koco Linda (ds.Tuschinski) 4th place NMK
- Gladiator (ds. UB 40) approved NRPS.
- Glamourboy (ds. Tango) Champion NRPS 2019
- Lady Lamelia (ds. Dream Boy) First place CK Utrecht 3 year old mares.
- Layla (ds. Rousseau) winner Pluvinel young horse competition.
- Kuvasz RS2 ( mv. de Niro ) successful under Marieke van der Putten.
- Guinness (ds. Johnson) NRPS approved.
- Kenzo (ds. Flemmingh) winning Prix st. Georges under Diederik van Silfhout
- Netina (ds. Dream Boy) 85,5 points mare test
Stud fee: €1.700,- excl. VAT (€300,- basic fee + €1.400,- when in foal)
Fresh semen can be sent a maximum 2 x per cycle per mare