Cielo by Simsalabim, out of a Jus de Pomme daughter (double gold Atlanta, 1996) is the latest in a line of exceptional performance horses. His pedigree includes 4 Olympic competitors, as well as several international level jumpers. In addition to his unsurpassed bloodlines, Cielo possesses a superb temperament as well as beautiful conformation and movement He has produced 100% Premium foals in his first five foal crops. He stamps every single foal! In 2008, his daughter Galaxy RSF was the second highest 2 yo in the Nation, while son, Gentleman, was placed 3rd overall.
His sire, Simsalabim descends from the legendary Darco, the foundation stallion of the BWP, an Olympic competitor and sire of numerous approved stallions including Parco. Simsalabim’s damsire, Feinschnitt another Olympic competitor, jumped at the 1984 games. Cielo’s dam Montana is by the double gold medallist Jus de Pomme, while Montana’s damsire, Ahorn rounds out the Olympic heritage of Cielo.
Winner of the jumping portion of the 2009 70 day stallion test with a 140.07, Cielo was 3rd place overall with a score of 119.48. The test director commented that Cielo has international level talent and will be a "true Grand Prix horse". Cielo is currently successfully campaigning the 7/8 year old Young Jumpers and the 1.40m jumpers and will make his Grand Prix debut in 2011.
Cielo has his permanent breeding license with BWP, Continental Studbook, CWHBA, GOV, ISR/Old NA, RPSI and foals are eligible KWPN Register A. IJF Nominated. Discounts available for premium and performance mares. www.risingstarfarm.net