2021 ES Centavos X Cardento VDL X Genius

Winning Bid: $12,000.00


Two-year-old gelding by ES Centavos, out of a Cardento VDL X Genius mare.

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Item condition: New


Product Description

Name: Clooney ECPH (Roy)

D.O.B: 2/03/2021

EMH: 17hh

Sire: ES Centavos

Dam:  Cabaret SL (Cardento VDL X Genius)

Gender: Gelding

Colour: Bay


Clooney is a lovely gelding classically stamped by his sire ES Centavos. He has a good brain, lovely technique and enjoyed jumping. Distinctive bay with lovely white markings. ES Centavos needs no introduction, the Horse of the Year winner is an imported sire who has campaigned internationally at the top of the sport with great success. He is New Zealand’s most prolific sire, he recently won the leading sire at the NZ National Young Horse Show. He has had numerous progeny at Grand Prix and World Cup level.

His dam Cabaret SL is sired by Cardento VDL. Cardento has everything: a top pedigree, the capacity to jump at Olympic level and the ability to pass his talent on to his offspring. Besides this, he has a golden character. Cardento has proven himself at the highest level winning a Silver medal at the World- and European Championship and the Olympics of Athens. He won the Nations Cup of Rome, Dramman and Ikast. His breeding successes are world class. H&M Cue Channa and Bardoloni jumped at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and Matrix at the Olympics in London. Cardento has several approved sons: VDL Corporal, Carrera VDL, Dakar VDL and Grand Slam VDL, the latter scoring 90 points in the KWPN Stallion Perfomance Test – the highest score ever, and is now competing at 5* Grand Prix.

Based on the achievements of his offspring, Cardento was awarded ‘Elite’, received the ‘Breeders Trophy’ five times, and was honored four times as ‘Horse of the Year’ in Sweden.



ES Centavos is a very impressive 1.60m international showjumper. Approved for Hanoverian, Oldenburg, SBS and NZWB studbooks. In New Zealand ES Centavos has won the majority of the major Show Jumping titles, including the prestigious Silver Fern Stakes and the Olympic Cup. He has competed internationally with great success on the Florida circuit. Centavos is noted for his unlimited scope and power jumping, his elevated movement, eye-catching looks and outstanding nature. His progeny have been a force in New Zealand showjumping in recent years regularly featuring in the winner’s circle at all levels and they carry his strong stamp.

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Sire’s Sire: ESCUDO I

2009 HANOVERIAN STALLION OF THE YEAR Escudo I, has produced many champion jumping horses at the highest level, more than 60 State Premium daughters and also winning dressage horses. Escudo I passes on his outstanding jumping ability, impressive movement, and exceptional riding horse qualities.

Dam’s Sire: Cardento VDLCLICK HERE

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Bidder Name Bidding Time Bid Auto
jumper 24-01-2023 19:30:31 $12,000.00
lucedaz 24-01-2023 19:29:42 $11,000.00
jumper 24-01-2023 19:25:33 $10,000.00
amberleighnz 24-01-2023 19:24:34 $9,000.00
jumper 24-01-2023 19:23:50 $8,000.00
lucedaz 24-01-2023 18:16:05 $7,000.00
Sarah 24-01-2023 07:36:32 $6,000.00
amberleighnz 23-01-2023 08:19:22 $5,000.00
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