Year of Birth 1995
Graded with AES
Stud Fee £600
Natal combines the best of jumping blood with two of Holstein’s best stallions, Caretino and Landgraf I.
Sire of numerous international Show Jumpers
-Uncle Sam (stallion) ridden by Hans van der Kolk (NED)
-Lil Majid ridden by HRH Al-Saud Prince Abdullah (KSA)
Argelith Niels (stallion) ridden by Eva Bitter (GER)
Tia ridden by Gacace Fabrizio (ITA)
Terifa ridden by Charlotte van Breenan (NED)
Talan ridden by Klira Mirnin (FIN)
Natal is also sire of 'To the Point’, winner of the 7 year old Championships, Windsor UK and
Tisoldde Prok Best Jumper, Lancaster MA, USA.
Natal won various competitions and was placed in the finals of the Stallion Competition and the Bundeschampionate for 5-year-old jumpers. Jumping Index 150.
2001 - WBFSH rankings of top show jumping sires of the world he ranked 5th being the youngest at 18 years old, in the top ten.
2009 - ranked 4th in the world ahead of great sires such as Cassini, Voltaire, LiberoH, Burggraaf and Guidam.
Caretino is by Caletto II, the most important son of the Holsteiner breed mainstay Cor de la Bryere, the sire of Caletto II is said to embody the perfect traits of the Holsteins: noble and expressive, long-bodied, correct conformation, excellent gaits and exceptional jumping ability. These attributes have certainly been inherited by Natal, who boasts both admirable conformation as well as outstanding athleticism which is passed onto his offspring. Caretino gained impressive scores of 9.0 and 9.5 in jumping and 9.0 in general performance at his 100 day test in the Holsteiner Verband.
Dam: Traemerin H
His dam line is also full of jumping genes. The grand dam of Natal bred the international show jumpers Libera, Candaletto, Calido and Crat. His dam also produced (besides Natal) the international show jumpers Aron and Bollvorms Athletico.