Horses Galloping Lane Farm has bred to
2010 Hanoverian Stallion
Sternlicht exemplifies the modern sport horse with beautiful movement and confidence. His impressive show records include placing 3rd at the USEF FEI 6-year-old championships, multiple USDF Regional Championships, All-Breed titles, and winning the USDF Dressage Finals three times to date. Sternlicht made his Grand Prix debut in 2021 and in 2022 he proved himself as an excellent school master.
Sternlicht’s sire, Soliman de Hus, was Champion of his licensing and Performance Test as well as competed to Grand Prix. He has many approved stallions and high-priced auction horses to his record. His grandsire hit ranks at the top of the WBFSH Dressage Sire Rankings and his influence was readily apparent at the 2021 Olympic Games.
His great-grandsire Donnerhall has created his own legend through being a top international Grand Prix horse and a positive influence on dressage breeding. Sternlicht’s dam is an eighth generation Elite/SPS Mare and has produced two licensed stallions.
Sternlicht has sired Premium Foals and Inspection Site championships as well as USDF breed show winners. His oldest offspring are now showing under saddle with multiple top 10 finishes at USDF Regional Championships and a few division championships in the hunter ring.
ZfDP - German Warmblood
Dam is by Pik RavenClaw who has sired many Hunters, Jumpers and Eventers. Sempatico M was imported from Germany where he finished his testing for lifetime approval. DNA tested HOMOZYGOUS-100% color guaranteed, which makes him one of only a very small, elite handful fully licensed for Warmblood breeding and pedigreed homozygous Warmblood stallions in the world! As a foal Sempatico was the Bundeschampionat" National Champion ZfDP. He is by the Oldenburg approved pinto stallion Semper, who is by Sandro, the Holsteiner stallion who is also the sire of Sandro Hit, Sandro Song and has a total of 36 approved sons, 308 approved mares, 27 states premium mares. Semper's dam Imago is an Elite Preferent rated KWPN mare, by Samber the world's most influential and successful pinto Warmblood of all time. Sempatico's dam line is also impressive, VPrSt Indian Dream, is a Verband Premium mare who is by the Dutch stallion Ico who is by the Keur Preferent rated by the KWPN, Trakehner Marco Polo. VPrSt Indian Dream is out of Sabrina, a Westphalian mare.
Traditional Irish Sport Horse Stallion
1996. 170cm. Bay Stallion.
Cougar received top sport horse of his year, scoring 76%. He was ISH Champion Stallion at the RDS 1997, Champion ISH in ISA awards 1997 and Dressage Ireland, Medium champion 2000. His progeny and now competing in all spheres of equestrian disciplines of Dressage, Show Jumping, Eventing and Working Hunter.
Cougar is registered Irish Sport Horse, Cruising. Cruising is by the registered Irish Draught Sea Crest, a Grade A show jumper, winning at all major shows throughout Ireland. Sea Crest’s dam Sea Spray is by Tara, also maternal sire of the well-known Clover Hill. Cruising’s dam Mullacrew was an international Show Jumper, winning at such shows as Lucerne, Rome and Wembley. Mullacrew’s sire Nordlys was sire of many famous jumpers including Quept (German Team member for many seasons) and Olympic Gold Medalist, Ambassador (Italy).
Cruising’s grand dam, Big Idea was a full sister to the famous Irish stallion, Ideal Waters, Big Idea was by Waterserpent, sire of International Show Jumpers too numerous to mention, but these include such horses as The Rock, Rockette, The Quiet Man, and Cruising. His full sister Sail Rain won the Grand Prix at Beme CSI (1998). Cougar traces back to all the best Irish Show Jumpers, jumped by all countries since the 1940’s. Cougar’s dam Rain Star is by Behrain out of a Middle Temple mare. Rain Star is a three-part sister to Warren Point.
You cannot breed to Cruising anymore and Cougar is a lovely stallion that passes talent to his offspring. Cougar, an Irish Sport Horse who is by the famous ISH Cruising - the Irish Olympic Show Jumper. Cruising is one of the world's leading Event sires.
Cougar (ISH) Stallion is Fully approved by and Registered with the Irish Horse Board Ireland and the IDHS/NA. His offspring include Going for Gold sale 2015 graduate Beechfields Super Nova €20,000. Catsky ISH Junior European Event team & CIC2* KBIS Starburst CIC3* Highland Cruiser II CSIO 3* and 2nd in the Hickstead Speed Derby. Clashnacree National G.Prix & Glenomra Cocoa National G.Prix. Cougar offspring In the USA include Lisseycasey cougar and Jungle Tale 4year old champion. In the 2017 going for gold sale Cougars Crest made €12,000, and the 3yr old Grove Hill Bob made €8,000 sold to the USA.
Contucci CWS - Deceased in 2020
1993 Chestnut Hanoverian Stallion
Contucci accolades include having earned the titles USEF Dressage Breeding Sire of the Year in 2005, and USEF Dressage Sire of the Year in 2009, and is consistently ranked in the Top 10 of the USED Sire Rankings, he has sired licensed stallions and many Premium/Elite daughters. Contucci’s sire, Caprimond, was a successful Grand Prix competitor and was the 1989 Trakehner Stallion of the year and his Dam, Laureen received 9’s on all her gaits at her MPT. Contucci’s offspring are typically forward-thinking, sensible, and well suited for junior and amateur riders. From breed shows in-hand through the Grand Prix level, he proves time and again his ability to sire dressage champions. Contucci won the dressage portion of his 100-Day test with an impressive 147.11 in dressage (1st) and 81.12 in show jumping (23rd) to finish third overall out of a group of 28 stallions with an index of 127.60 points.
Rodioso - deceased
1996 Oldenburg Stallion
Rodioso was approved by the German Oldenburg Verband (GOV) in 1999 and achieved scores of a ‘10’ on character, ‘9’ on conformation and ‘8’ on temperament and rideability. He had lovely gaits and a superb show record both in hand and being named Grand Champion Stallion at The Devon Horse Show in 2001 and showing through Grand Prix Dressage. Rodioso earned 3 USDF Bronze Medals and 2 USDF Silver Medals for Derby Farms’ students and achieved the Gold Medal scores with his owner. Rodioso was a Class I Oldenburg Stallion, his pedigree was outstanding that lead him to produce wonderful tempered offspring. He has sired over 65 foals in his lifetime of which 80% went Premium. Frozen semen still available and he has had many “frozen” foals that are successful.
Grand Champion Stallion and Oldenburg IBC Winner at the prestigious Devon Horse Show, 2001.
Champion Stallion & Mature Horse at the New England Dressage Association's CDI Breed Show, 2001.
1st in Oldenburg Stallions in the USDF All Breeds Horse of the Year, 2005.
Grand Champion Stallion for the Pacific Northwest Series of Cosequin/USDF finals, 2005.
1999 Cremello Thoroughbred Stallion
Goldmaker successfully completed his 70 day Stallion Performance test on November 12th, 2011, making him the ONLY cremello Thoroughbred stallion in North America to be fully licensed and approved with a warmblood registry.
Throughout the 70 Day Stallion Test, Goldmaker proved himself to be enthusiastic and talented over fences, demonstrating beautiful bascule and lovely form. He received high marks for his rideability, character and temperament. He wowed the judges at the testing - both registry inspectors and testing judges - with his exceptional cross-country ability. With a balanced, cadenced canter, a good trot, extraordinary jump, and willing, forward temperament. He should make some exceptional hunter prospects as well as some talented eventers with the added bonus of the unusual coloring.
Goldmaker's unusual cremello coloring guarantees mare owners that their foals out of bay, chestnut or black mares will be buckskin, palomino or smoky blacks - a bonus to go with his exceptional conformation, temperament and athletic talent.