When you go to the Birkhof website, it is there you can see the show in it’s entirety. The shows were wonderful this year, the catalogue of stallions at Birkhof include Acordelli, Ciacomo, Con Spirito, Contano, Denario, Fred Astaire, Don Diamond, Genesis, Hot Spirit, Lingh, Lord Leopold, Quinto´s Chamb, Romanoff xx, Sirtaki, and Zalando. For me, as the American watching the offspring of these interesting stallions grow up, I can [...]
Spring in the hills around Gestut Birkhof is similar to an American landscape at that time of the year. ( Except in Florida….:-) The spring stallion shows traditionally are held when the weather slightly warms, and the breeders mares are at home beginning to think about foaling – the new years’ herd of sport horses [...]
Happy Spring to all my Swedish friends, Love Lingh! P.S. Karin is writing up the stories about the Spring Trip ….stay tuned!
The great Lingh, here greeting the audience with Edward Gal in Aachen, will participate at the Equitana Stallion Show March 17 in Essen, Germany. Picture Arnd Bronkhorst www.arnd.nl A large number of premieres, exclusive training lessons, unforgettable show highlights and unique encounters – never before has EQUITANA offered such variety. From 16 to 24 March [...]
Lingh’s “Beau” in at #13! Pictures and story to follow. 6-year olds – Finals Round 1. Jan Brink – JJ RayBan (by Rascalino x Londonderry) – 85.800 2. Mia Runesson – Barcelona (by Figaro R x Bernstein) – 80.000 3. Anna Svanberg – Bellman (by Hermes x Prestige VDL) – 79.600 4. Sofie [...]
Dear Karin, here is a story about Blingh, Blingh in Sweden…. I will do my best, my english is not so good!! Yes, I did take her to a foal competition. She did really well. She got the points 9 9 6 6 8 7, ( you need to know what the Swedish points stand [...]
Congratulations to owner Johan Ifverson, rider Pernilla Andre Hokfelt and breeder Jan and Marie Lamers van Ewijk, at Farmerhoeve B.V. in Oss, in the Netherlands. This is one horse that is very special to me – born on my birthday, the Lingh Stallion ‘Beau’ is now six years old and lives in Sweden. The latest [...]
In my opinion, Flyinge is the best facility of it’s kind. My dream for Flyinge is that it remains the educational capital of our modern world. It has the quality, facility and history to become so. I send my strongest wishes out to make my dream come true. I want to thank every single person [...]
New Equestrian Fundraising School Opened in the U.S.A. Compliments of Euro Dressage New Equestrian Fundraising School Opened in the U.S.A. Wed, 10/12/2011 – 10:28 Karin Offield on Lingh American Dressage News Olympian Carol Lavell says: “For most riders, financial support becomes the ultimate hurdle.” John Boomer, newly-retired President and CEO of The Dressage Foundation adds: [...]
Beau is 9th against a large field of competition. We are pleased with the progress of this young horse. Photos and details to follow. Visiting the Netherlands included a trip to see Beau’s mother. Exceptionally beautiful. Beau - Rider : Pernilla André Hokfelt – Beau – Representing Flyinge HSK – 76.200% Lingh 1185 – Ferro [...]
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My most loyal breeder writes…. ” Hey Karin, Despite it being 108 degrees today in the middle of the East Coast of the United States with the heat index today, we successfully got Nathalia bred to back to Lingh for the third time !. The semen came from overseas and Dr Jiminez (Sporting Chance Farm) [...]
BORN MAY 9, 2011 Congratulations to owner/ breeder: Best of luck !! Anna-Karin Jonsson Berg www.treh.dinstudio.se SWEDEN WELCOMES LINGH FOAL NAMED ‘LIBALDI’ - GRANDSON OF GRIBALDI Libaldi f. 110509 e. Lingh u. [...]
NOTES FROM A SWEDISH BREEDER: “My mare, Brindisi, is a pretty big filly, about 174 cm. For my choice of a stallion for her I was looking for a stallion that is not so tall and also with a lot of thoroughbred element. My choice was therefore Lingh. The father of Brindisi is Briar and then comes [...]
Can you send photos of your Lingh foals like this ? WOW ! From last years foal crop in Sweden ! Introducing Darling….