Van Ravenna from Vivaldi x Sandro Hit

IMG_5323 Portrait
Krack C
Gicara II
Van Ravenna
Sandro Song
Sandro Hit
ElSt Loretta
StPrSt Scarlett
StPrSt Fabiola O

Born: 21.04.2014
Colour: Rap
Breeding Area: Hanoverian
Breeder: Diane Nauman, Oregon – USA


Van Ravenna is a filly who wants to impress you. She is black with a snip – like her father Vivaldi – very long and elegent legs. Her movement is great – that will let you dream for big future as a phantastic Dressage Horse or breeding mare. She is a filly that everyone wants.

is a career Stallion of European popularity. Always confident in his presentation, under saddle he convinces with charisma and incredible movements. Vivaldi was reserve champion of his stallion performance test and in 2007 he won the PAVO Cup for five-year old dressage horses (similar to the Bundeschampionship) with Hans Peter Minderhoud / NED. In 2008 and 2009 Vivaldi won the KNHS / KWPN stallion competition with scores up to a perfect 10.0 for trot.  Vivaldi is trained up to advanced dressage level. As a sire he knows no boundaries: So far 15 sons have been licensed in Germany, including numerous premium stallions. In 2012 Vivaldi produced the Westphalian reserve champion Van Vivaldi, the second main premium winner Cennin, the reserve champion of the young stallions Veneziano and the premium stallion Livaldon who was sold for 260.000€ in Hannover. In 2009 he produced the Westphalian reserve champion Vitalis who has had a first-class debut as a sire.
In 2013 Versace was proclaimed the Reserve Champion of the Oldenburg Spring licensing in Vechta. Furthermore Vivaldi sired several champion mares. The sire Krack C won the PAVO Cup Dressage in 1996 and 1997. At the stallion performance test in Ermelo he achieved the highest scores for his rideability. With Anky van Grunsven in the saddle, Krack C won Grand Prix classes and took part in the 2002 World Championships at Jerez. The dam’s sire Jazz won international Grand Prix and in 2002, with his rider Tineke Bartels, was a member of the Dutch dressage team, at the World Championships in Jerez. Because of his performance in breeding he was awarded with the  „keur“.  He continued his career with Kirsten Beckers / NED and in 2006 became KWPN Horse of the Year in the Netherlands and is titled „preferent“. In 2008, Jazz headed the WBFSH dressage ranking for the first time. The grandfather Cocktail was successful with Anky van Grunsven / NED in international dressage classes. Via Purioso, Cocktail goes back to the foundation sire Furioso II, whose sons Purioso and Voltaire are successfully dominating Dutch Breeding. Vivaldi originates from the Dutch dam line 002, which became internationally popular. This line produced the stallions What’s in a Name, Lurioso, Modjo, Paroschka (all private stallions NL), Norman (private stallion Rhld., Brdbg.) and Rajko (private stallion NL, Thür.), Arko III (private stallion Oldbg., internationally successful with Nick Skelton/GBR), Blue Velvet N (private stallion Rhld.), Rincon Zeus (ARG) and the internationally successful eventer Bordou (by Bouquet AA) Peter Thomsen. Also the world-class sire Darco (private stallion BEL, internationally successful with Ludo Philippaerts) belongs to this line.

SPS Scarlett a 3 YO 16:3H Sandro Hit-SPS Fabriano-Davignon mare and WINNER of her class at the 2012 Herwart von der Decken Show (Scott Hassler & Dr. Schade judging). The 72 best Hanoverian mares in Germany compete at this show (held in conjunction with the World Championships for Young Dressage horses in Verden), so winning here is truly a unique accomplishment. (Photo taken winning at Herwart v.d. Decken.)
Scarlett also won her Hanoverian Dressage Championship qualifier with a score of 8.25 & completed her performance test with scores of 8 for her walk, canter and rideability from the judge & test rider. She will stay in Germany to have a foal & complete the final requirement for her state premium (SPS) title & then will be imported to the USA.


Sandro Hit
has started a new dynasty in the dressage horse breeding. Chic, modern, strong-moving progeny, who are gifted with fascinating charisma, conquered the market: Top-priced auction foals and horses, more than 17 licensed stallions including several champion stallions, state premium mares, championship candidates, Grand Prix winners and several others.
Sandro Hit has produced 11 Bundeschampions to date – and at the 2011′ World Championship for Young Dressage Horses he presented numerous finalists such as Showtime, Sunday or Soulmate. Finalist of Nürnberger Burgpokal Sorento OLD was decorated VTV Dressage Stallion, and therewith followed the multiple Grand Prix winner Sancisco OLD who has been already presented the award in 2009.
Sandro Hit’s inheritance is setting new records: 142 mares were awarded a state premium, numerous progeny were auctioned for top prices like 2.5 million Euro for the unforgotten two-times Bundeschampion Poetin, the Bundeschampion San Doncisco sold for 580,000 Euro and several others. He himself was striking Bundeschampion and World Champion of Six Year-Old Dressage Horses.
Sandro Hit’s dam, Loretta, has passed on her genes exorbitantly to three significant licensed sons like Royal Hit, Grand Prix winner Diamond Hit who is sire of the 2011′ NRW champion stallion.
Sandro Hit: Unique genius in the modern dressage horse breeding

SPS Fabiola
is a daughter of Fabriano and is coming out of a very good Hanover damline. A fullbrother of her got his licensing at Verden in 2005.

Fabriano come out of the Hanover damline 1193401 Aina, Tiedemann, Seth (Hadeln) and have ended his HLP 1990 at Adelheitshof with the 1. Place. Fabriano now have round about 15 licensing Hanover sons and 120 state premium mares. He is one of the impartant stallions of Hanover.


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