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ISLEÑO XCV CHAMPION OF THE BAPSH LTD NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW

We are celebrating! Isleño XCV, from the Yeguada Ovelar stud farm, has once again become this year’s champion in his section and breed champion at the THE BAPSH LTD NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW” held in the United Kingdom. See the horse’s genealogical record here.

OVD ORGULLOSO WINNER ON THE UK

In the UK, OVD ORGULLOSO, a CDE (Hanoverian x PRE cross) bred by Yeguada Ovelar (Coveca Spanish Horses) won both dressage classes in which he participated today – November 30th, with excellent marks. The horse is being prepared for eventing, as he shows an excellent disposition for show jumping. Coveca has several CDE crossbreed horses for sale.

KARIN OVL II TRIUMPHS IN THE CONCURSO VALLE DE BRAVO IN MEXICO

In one of the most important and hotly contested morphological competitions in Mexico, the Valle de Bravo, Karin OVL II, a horse born and bred at the Yeguada Ovelar stud farm, had a great success, securing a bronze medal and best movement in his section, section 10. And in the special prices he took two of the most important prizes awarded: Absolute Champion for best movement and Absolute Champion for functionality. We wish to send our most sincere congratulations to his owner, Gabriel Posada of Rancho la Pera.

COVECA ORGANISES ITS FIRST INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR ON SPANISH PURE BRED HORSES

Highly qualified speakers will present topics of interest, such as morphology, classic and cowboy dressage, high school dressage, morphological and functional judging, driving, etc. At the end of the seminar, on 31st May and 1st June 2014, there will be an auction of high-quality PRE horses, selected in advance by experts, that have passed the veterinary tests required to guarantee possible export.

The Yeguada Ovelar stud farm returns to morphological competitions in triumph

After 12 years without entering morphological competitions, the Yeguada Ovelar stud farm has returned in triumph to Junquera de Henares in the province of Guadalajara, in a competition held at the beginning of June. Two animals, “Madroño OVL” and “Utópica IV”, both qualified breeding stock, and both sons of Ventura Camacho’s magnificent stallion “Impaciente II”, won the gold medal in their sections, no. 8 and 9, respectively. “Utópica IV” also had the best movement in his section. A fine reappearance in the arena for the magnificent and historic “Yeguada Ovelar” stud farm.

Five new PRE stallions at Coveca

In 2013 Coveca gained fresh momentum and expanded its Reproduction Centre with the inclusion of three magnificent PRE stallions from excellent bloodlines. The black, sorrel, chestnut and grey coats of KAISER MRT, ENCERROAGUILÓN, SIROCO MP and GIRALDILLO XXIX offer an unmatchable range, now available to our customers, that will richly satisfy the needs of breeders.

Ciclo Clásico qualifying events for Young Classic Dressage Horses

The Finals of the Ciclo Clásico qualifying events for Young Classic Dressage Horses took place in Zaragoza from 8th to 11th October 2012. On the list of CDEs that were judged “Excellent” were “OVD-Poderoso”, with the fifth best score in four years. Bred by the Yeguada Ovelar stud farm, he is the son of “First Game” and “Poderosa XV”.

VI RACE Classic Dressage Festival

On the opening day of the VI RACE Classic Dressage Festival, with 20 participants in the top category, the winners of the Grand Prize were Eduardo Mellado and the PRE “Piconero IV”. On Sunday, to bring the competition to a triumphant finish, the Yeguada Ovelar stud farm duo of Eduardo Mellado and “Piconero IV” were awarded the Kür Grand Prize (72.2%), confirming that they were in great form.