The bay Dutch warmblood licensed stallion Apache (by UB 40 x Inspekteur) will be the best represented sire at the upcoming KWPN Stallion Licensing pre-selection days with no less than 29 offspring vying for a ticket to particpate in the 2014 KWPN Licensing in February.
The KWPN society has posted the schedule for the pre-selection days starting 4 December with the jumping candidates. The dressage colts are up for pre-selection on 11 - 14 December 2013 with one "late pre-selection" day on 20 December 2013. The actual licensing itself takes place on 5 - 8 February 2014 at the Brabanthallen in 's Hertogenbosch.
Apache is best represented with 29 offspring entered to appear at the pre-selection days. The KWPN performance test winner Charmeur (by Florencio x Jazz) will present his first crop at the pre-selection and has 21 colts appearing. Jazz and Uphill both have 14 sons entered, Bretton Woods 12, Bordeaux and Andretti 10 and Bojengel 8. Grand Prix stallion Tango has 7 sons entered and Chippendale, Totilas, Wynton and Vivaldi each have 6 offspring lined up.
Photo © Astrid Appels
Fierce S (aka Franklin), Champion of the 2013 KWPN Stallion Licensing
Etoine, Champion of the 2012 KWPN Stallion Licensing
Diebrecht, Champion of the 2011 KWPN Stallion Licensing
Cover Story, Champion of the 2010 KWPN Stallion Licensing
Bordeaux, Champion of the 2009 KWPN Stallion Licensing
Ajong (aka Ampere), Champion of the 2008 KWPN Stallion Licensing
Zagreb (aka Blue Hors Zack), Champion of the 2007 KWPN Stallion Licensing
Wamberto, Champion of the 2006 KWPN Stallion Licensing
Coverage of the 2005 KWPN Stallion Licensing and Select Sale
Ustinov and Uptown, 2004 KWPN Stallion Licensing Champions
Tornado, Champion of the 2003 KWPN Stallion Licensing
Symfonie, 2002 KWPN Licensing Champion
Paddo, 2000 KWPN Stallion Licensing Champion