The weekend of July 1st-2nd marked not only successes for Galerida and Fuerte in Menton, but also titles for Polish bred horses in Babolna, where a C international show was held, affiliated by ECAHO.
The senior mares gold medal went to PSYCHE DIANA (Fa El Shawan - Pomona/Ekstern) bred and owned by Chrcynno-Palace Stud and right behind her with the silver placed EL OMARISSA (El Omari - Ernissa/Ekstern) bred by Michałów and owned by Andrzej Wójtowicz. The senior stallion bronze medal fell into the laps of PERSEUSZ (Laheeb - Pepesza/Eukaliptus) bred by Janów Podlaski.
Among the youngsters the silver junior mare medal was awarded to ILENA (Vitorio TO - Ilionora MAF/Abha Mahdi) bred by Idris Hassan and the bronze - by ERCTIQA (Redwood Lodge Artique - Entia/Psytadel) bred by Zalia Arabians.
This past weekend (July 8-9th) the Ismer Family held their traditional Arabian Horse Days at their stud in Ströhen, which encompassed two shows: C-European and B-Internationals.
During the C-European show, judged by PAHBA member Tomasz Tarczyński, the podium was taken by: the Janów-bred BERENIKA (Eden C - Belgica/Gazal Al Shaqab), who took the senior mare bronze medal and the Michalów-bred LISSAR (Gazal Al Shaqab - Larissa/Eukaliptus), who won the senior stallion silver. Both horses previously won their classes. EQUALION (Equator - Evolett/Ajman Moniscione) bred and owned by Zalia Arabians finished the finals at fourth place, just missing the bronze due to lower points in class.
Also in the top five of their classes were:
- HS ESPOIR (GB) – daughter of Janów’s ENTIMA, 1st place in the yearlings fillies class
- ZLOTA ODESSA (FR) – daughter of Michałów’s ZŁOTA ORCHIDEA, 5th place in the 4-6 year old mares class
- FLANTI (Shanghai EA - Flotylka/Emigrant) bred and owned by Stanisław Redestowicz, 4th place in the 4-6 year old mares class
- PAGANA (Eol - Panonia/Eukaliptus) bred by Janów Podlaski, 4th place in the 7-9 year old mares class, who received 3x20 for movement
- POSTAR (Om El Bellissimo - Pomerania/Gazal Al Shaqab) bred by Janów Podlaski, winner in the geldings category.
The international B-show revealed two Polish medalists: EL SHAAD (FA El Shawan - El Estrada/Justify) bred and owned by the Pietrzak Family, junior stallion silver and the Michałów-bred EKSPULSJA (Gazal Al Shaqab - Elandra/Monogramm), senior mare gold. Furthermore Ekspulsja received the show’s highest score 93,67 pts, including a full set of 20s for type and movement.
The following placed in the top fives of their classes:
- WADELIA (FR) (Pogrom - Wróżka/Ganges) – 1st in the yearling fillies
- MARKIZA OF JUSTICE (WH Justice - Markiza of Marwan/Marwan Al Shaqab) bred by the Pietrzak Family, 4th place in the yearling fillies
- TREFE AL SHAQAB (QA) – out of Michałów’s Padova, 5th in the yearling fillies
- ELIHANDRA SW (EKS Alihandro - Ebora/Ekstern) bred and owned by Nina Suskevicova, 2nd in the two year old fillies
- LILI PS (Ekstern - Lenka/Piaff) bred by Przemysław Sawicki and owned by Klikowa, 4th in the 3 year old fillies class
- ADYGA (Kahil Al Shaqab - Amiga/Piaff) bred by Janów Podlaski, 1st in the 4-6 year old mares class, 93,08 pts including a full set of 20s for movement
- EL PIATZOLLA (WH Justice - Enya/Ekstern) bred and owned by ZPH Strusinianka,2nd in the 7-9 year old mares class
- PREFERANS (HS Etiquette - Preria/Ararat) bred by Janów Podlaski, 1st in the stallions 10 years old and above class
- POSTAR (Om El Bellissimo - Pomerania/Gazal Al Shaqab) bred by Janów Podlaski, our regular winner in the geldings category.
Today during the finals of the Mediterranean and Arab Countries Arabian Horse Championship in Menton two Polish-bred horses took to the podium: the Michałów-bred GALERIDA (Shanghai EA - Galilea/Laheeb) claimed the bronze medal of the senior mares, while FUERTE (Shanghai EA - Frymuszka/Ekstern), bred by Jan Dobrzyński, once again in his career reached for the gold in the junior stallion category. Among the invited judges was PAHBA member Tomasz Tarczyński.
The 2017 Nordic Open show in Denmark (17-18.06) belonged to Polish-bred stallions, because they took up all three spots on the championship podium in the senior stallions category. The gold medal went to ELGAST (WH Justice - Elfera/Psytadel) bred and owned by Lech Błaszczyk, the silver was claimed by EBENOS (Om El Bellissimo - Enaam/Ekstern) bred by Janów Podlaski, and the bronze was won by LISSAR (Gazal Al Shaqab - Larissa/Eukaliptus) bred by Michałów. Earlier the entire threesome won their classes.
Senior Gold Champion Stallion, ELGAST (WH Justice - Elfera/Psytadel) bred and owned by Lech Błaszczyk, shown by Tomasz Kotyński
The Michałów-bred ELIKSJA (Esparto - Ekspulsja/Gazal Al Shaqab) was awarded with the silver medal on the senior mares category. The gold was snatched from her the by Belgian SUZANNA (BE), a mare with a very strong Polish pedigree and a daughter of Ekstern.
The silver in the junior mares championship was won by GALLILEAH (NO) (Espekt - Grace Bint Pacha/AS Sinans Pacha) for her Polish owners, Polia Arabians.
Whereas the geldings category was ruled by the Michałów-bred EMIRZO (Enzo - Emira/Laheeb). He not only won the championship in this category, but also received the award for Best Movement.