Successful KWPN Registered AES Approved Homozygous Black Dressage
Stallion At Stud In Scotland Available throughout the UK.
"Solaris Amoureux is a beautiful, long
lined, dressage stallion that combines elegance and nobility.
A charismatic dressage stallion that attracts attention where
ever he goes.
He moves with an abundance of elasticity
and suppleness throughout his whole body facilitating a special
aptitude for lateral work.
All three gaits have tremendous length of stride. The walk
is pure, long and active. His trot is ground covering with
an expressive use of the foreleg, the canter is big, elastic
with tremendous uphill cadence.
Amoureux was presented at the UK KWPN Keurings
successfully passing his IBOP (ridden performance test) and
was awarded STER Predicate on the basis of his above average
suitability as a dressage horse. Read
He was awarded Lifetime Approved status with
the AES on the merit of his achievements in sport and the
quality of his offspring.
Amoureux meets the strict veterinary requirements of the
KWPN (x-rays and soundness of wind) thus enabling his progeny
depending on the mares status eligible for main stud book
status when they come of age. He holds the PROK predicate.
Debuting his dressage career aged five he made headline news
winning the young horse qualifiers with scores of 80% "Potential
International star emerges in Scotland"
He has consistently achieved a multitude
of high scoring wins and placings competing against the nations
most experienced and talented horses and riders at the most
prestigious high profile dressage shows, premier leagues Regional
and National Championships up to PSG/Int I.
1st Badmington Young Dressage Horse Of The Future
1st Sheerwater Potential International Dressage Horse
1st Sheerwater British National Young Dressage Horse
In 2011 he commenced his British Dressage career with International
Grand Prix Dressage Rider Michel Assouline.
Qualified for the British Young Horse 6YO National Championships
1st Sheepgate Premiere League M75SQO
1st Hickstead British Dressage 5YO Young Horse Qualifier
Qualified for the British Dressage Summer Regional Championships
First National Championship placing in the Sheerwater
British Young Horse 6YO Final at Hartpury Festival Of dressage.
Amoureux has also enjoyed some success over a fence! With
the jumping blood of G Ramiro Z the Holstein lineage of Flemmingh
and the older German blood of Pik As, it comes as no surprise
that he placed 5th out of 27 entries at the SSH loose jumping
championships with scores of 80% for technique, scope and
canter. Amoureux does and can jump for fun!
Above all Amoureux consistently passes on his amicable, loveable
and willing work ethic. He is a fabulous choice for the sharpest
of mares, and produces beautiful well balanced offspring suitable
for the amateur and professional.
His progeny have consistently achieved excellent results
and positive remarks from the most experienced judges when
presented at Stud Book inspections including the KWPN, Oldenburg,
SSH and BEF futurity.
From his first foal crop, five of his progeny presented at
the SSH gradings received 1st premiums one of which obtained
the highest scores out of over forty foals presented.
His daughter Halexia SSH was
the highest scoring dressage filly at the UK KWPN Keurings
Nationwide in 2012 inspected by Ine Van Deurzen and is now
in training with International and Olympic dressage rider
Judy Reynolds in Germany.
Her full brother Solaris Flambeaux
was awarded his first premium as a yearling by the German
graders Jens Meyer and Edwin Schuster, members of the grading
board Pferdezuchtverband Baden-Wurttemberg e.V (P.Z.V.B.W)
at the SSH Gradings gaining an excellent score of 85% for
His eldest progeny now under saddle are consistent high
achievers with scores of 70% and above in the dressage arena.
He was represented by no less than three offspring at the
British Dressage Scottish Winter Regional Championships in
2016, Amoureva Z owned and ridden by Ferne Fairful, qualifying
for the British Dressage National Championship Finals where
she was awarded Highest Placed British Bred, Romeo Xx owned
and ridden by Joanna Wilkie and Cullenbay Aurora ridden by
Elaine Taylor and now both competing at Medium Level.
In eventing Diableaux Jo Bred by Geoffrey Burton qualified
for both the KBIS British Eventing Young Horse Championships
and the Burghley Young Eventer Championships aged four in
Saros Van't Gestelhof
His sire the BWP approved stallion who claimed over 60 prizes
up to Prix St Georges in Dressage including a 4th place at
the young dressage horse world championships in Verden the
highest placed stallion that year. He was awarded Elite at
the young age of just seven years old.
G Ramiro Z
KEUR Preferent stallion approved by the Holstein and KWPN
stud books. Awarded the titles 'Stallion of the Century' and
"King of Sires." Bred in Holstein, born in Westphalia,
licensed at Neumünster, Ramiro Z was an international
performer under Fritz Ligges. During his sporting career he
had numerous wins at all levels of show jumping including
Nations Cups, Puissance (jumping over 2.2 meters) and in international
Grand Prix competition. He became the strongest and most successful
sire for Leon Melchior's performance breeding program at Zangersheide.
KWPN approved Krack C can be considered one of the most influential
dressage sires of Dutch breeding. He competed with International
success in Grand Prix Dressage with Anky Van Grunsven
His dam The KWPN Ster Pref Prestatie mare who's sons and
daughters have excelled in sport and achieved excellent results
in the 30 day ridden performance tests and KWPN Keurings.
Such is the success of her progeny Ruby is now used for Embryo
Willy Wonka (Wonderfull Jazz) S. Jazz
STER International Grand Prix dressage horse who was
listed in the top 50 dressage progeny contributing to
Jazz's current third position in the WBFSH dressage sire
rankings in 2016.
Zirkoon S. Rousseau
STER Medium Dressage
Amoureux S. Saros Van T'Gestel Hof
STER IBOP PROK AES Approved PSG/Int I Dressage
Bachoera SV S. Samba Hit II
of 81 points. 2nd Champion Reserve 3 year old mares at
the National Mare Championships and Pavo Cup semi finalist.
Cousteau SV S. Dreamcatcher
Danica SV S. Johnson
E LITE EPTM 81 points. Danica SV was also the winner of
the "Noord Holland Cup" and a Pavo Cup finalist.
Now competing at Advanced Medium Dressage
Flavia SV (Wynton)
ELITE EPTM 80.5 points 80 points for conformation. Advanced
Erle Van De Helle
An Elite mare who claimed the Belgian National Mare Championship
three times. She competed with good results up to Advanced
Festival Of Dressage Sheerwater CDI*** British Young Horse
5YO Championship Hartpury
6YO British Young Horse Championships
Dressage at Hickstead CDI***/5* 2011
British Dressage Summer Nationals 2014 AM98OC
Homebred Graxieux SSH
His dam Velita (Goodtimes x Ulft)
Multiple wins with high scores of nearly 77%
Photograph courtesy of
Jasmine Punter Photography
Scottish Regional Championships 2nd Eelementary Bronze 2017
BYRDS Home International Team Gold Individual 2nd & 3rd
Pet Plan First Round Regional Champions Elementary Bronze
Pet Plan First Round Regional Champions Novice Silver May
Scottish Regional Champions Novice Bronze September 2016
Under 25's Novice & Elementary Champions May 2016
British Dressage Winter Championships April 2016
Highest British Bred Prelim
Scottish Regional Winter Champions Prelim Bronze Feb 2016
Scottish Sport Horse 5YO Ridden Champion 2014
Scottish Sports Horse 4YO Overall Ridden Champion 2013
Owned and Ridden By Ferne Fairfull
Photo Courtesy Of Dave Cameron
Over 40 wins with scores often over 70% up to Medium level
2nd Scottish Regional Championships Elementary Silver
Bred by David & Jaqui Lamb Ridden by Elaine Taylor.
Photo courtesy of Equiscot Photography
Dubarry Burghley Young Event Horse Four Year Old Champion
Owned and bred by Geoffrey Burton Ridden Produced By Ginnie
Also Qualified KBIS British Eventing Young Horse Championships
Romeo Xx Bred by Nicole Peat
Over 20 wins up to Medium Level Dressage with Owner rider
Joanna Wilkie of Netherton Equestrian in Perthsire.