2009, bay Belgium Warmblood gelding. 17hh, Sire is Canturano by Canturo. Dam sire is Contender.
Outstanding breeding for show jumping. Figo was imported as a coming 6 yr old from Europe where he was competing in 1.15m show jumping classes.
He then moved into the discipline of eventing where he competed up to the CCI One star level. He has an outstanding jumping record to his credit.
Figo has struggled in the dressage phase, and he truly would excell to a great level in show jumping, as his heart and desire is in the jump.
Jumping up to 1.30m is well with in his capabilities. He easily could be a packer around the lower levels of show jumping as well.
Figo would be very suitable for many different levels of riding ability. From a Jr/YR or A/A mount looking to be competitive up to the 1.30m and beyond, to anyone wanting to have a safe and reliable mount that would still be careful around the smaller courses.
He is uncomplicated to ride in jumping, very honest, has a great canter and completely auto lead changes. He jumps in a snaffle.
Figo is very easy to be around on the ground. Clipping, bathing, pulling mane, tying, standing for the farrier. He has great feet, and uncomplicated to shoe.
He is not spooky, other than he does not like cows. He will trail ride alone or in company without getting hot. Goes through water with no hesitation, and travels alone or in company with no trouble. He settles in at a show just like at home.
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