Donated by Janko van de Lageweg, VDL Stud
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Corland is from the famous Holsteiner Line 104A, which goes directly back to Retsina, a two-time winner of the Hamburg Derby.
Corland had an impressive career under W.J. van der Schans. At the European Championship, Corland proved to all that he belongs in the category 'the best in the world'. In Nation's Cup series, he won both qualifiers and had the best results of the Nation's competition clocking the fastest clear round. In the finals, he was 9th. Additionally, there were the following results: 2nd GP Rotterdam, 4th GP's Oslo and Den Bosch, 5th GP's Bordeaux and Maastricht, 6th GP Helsinki, 7th GP's Zuidlaren, La Baule and Calgary.
He also was Champion of the Benelux in The Hague, 7th in the World Cup of Verona and 2nd in 'The Sires of the World' in Lanaken.
Corland's offspring participate at international level and Grand Prix. One of the most famous is the mare Silvana. With her rider Kevin Staut, she was a solid member of the French team, winning the Silver medal at the World Championships in Kentucky and the European Championship of Madrid. Son Apardi jumped at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and became, among others, 3rd in the GCT of Chantilly. At the WEG in Caen 2014, Corland was represented by two of his offspring: Fardon and California.
More offspring were high placed: Andretti S was 2nd in the WEF Challenge and 9th in the GP Wellington; Hortensia van de Leeuwerk won in Mexico the GP Otomi and was 7th in the GP Coaexpan; SF Ariantha placed 6th in the GP Wellington and won in 2015 the GP Tryon; E Unanime de la Haie won the GP Thermal and was 8th in the GP Langley; and Coco Rico placed 5th in the GP Courland.
VDL Torlando and Callan Solem competed in over 100 Grand Prix competitions in the USA and placed 49 times.
Bacardi VDL won with Jos Lansink the Silver at the World Championship for 7-year old jumpers in Lanaken 2013 and has become successful at the international level with Jannika Sprunger.
Other successful Grand Prix jumpers descending from Corland are: Alpha VDL, Aplicatia, Boca Upgrade, Bonea Field, California, Cavarola, Centre Ice, Cor-tender, Corjulana, Corlantos, Dancing Queen, Mezzaluna Tok, Rocksina VDL Sen-sation, Tersina, World Wide, Zarco, Zorland, etc.
Besides being the sire to several approved stallions, Corland has also been influential through his excellent breeding daughters, who gained the predicates 'Preferent' and 'Prestatie'.
Corland is known internationally and has high indexes at several studbooks:
Jumping index Sweden: 148.
Jumping index Germany: 153.
Jumping index KWPN: 123.
Corland has proved by his own performance and with that of his progeny, to be a treasure for breeding
Kallmar VDL is the first KWPN-approved son of the promising breeding stallion Carrera VDL. The Cardento-son Carrera VDL jumped under the saddle of James Billington and later Jur Vrieling time and time again in the spotlight in Grand Prix competitions until an injury caused a spill in the game. In breeding Carrera VDL, who is closely related to the legendary Tinka's Boy, does not care less about it. Carrera's oldest offspring are now seven years old and are starting to break through internationally; in addition, more and more leading sports stables have a Carrera VDL offspring in their stables.
Kallmar VDL's grandfather Indorado has more than proven himself in breeding. This Corrado I-son already brought successful horses like Oranta (Angelique Horn and USA rider Chris Kappler), Eurocommerce Milano (Gerco Schröder), Eurocommerce Lanapoule (Gerco Schröder) and many others. As a mother's father, Indorado also stands out well and knows how to pass on his ability and attitude.
With Guidam, Marco Polo and Koridon xx a solid foundation has been laid for Kallmar VDL's pedigree.
Kallmar VDL's mothers Geluk-Olaris is elite, sport and passed the IBOP. She has jumped her first 1.40m classes.
Grandmother Solaris is keur, preferent and passed the EPTM test. She also produced the international and jumping approved stallion Brugal VDL - also a descendant of Indorado.
Great granddam Dolaris D was the basis of many international jumpers and approved stallions, such as Caramelo C (Luis Astolfi), Platini (Andreas Kreuzer), Olona (Cassio Rivetti), Captain (Zuzanna Gowin), Cupid (Roberto Previtali), Boemerrang (Jeroen Dubbeldam), Expert Sanne Thijssen) and the talents Heart Touch and Gullit HBC.
The Carrera VDL-son Kallmar VDL convincingly earned his breeding certificate at the KWPN and was Champion of the spring performance test with a top score of 87.5 points. (8.5 gallop, 9 reflexes, 9 technique, 9 power, 8.5 ride ability, 8 setting, 9 talent as a jumper)
Kallmar VDL: first KWPN-approved son of Carrera
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