Saturday’s Flanders Embryo Auction Has a Breathtaking Collection

There are two embryos, sired by Heartbreaker and Cash, out of the same dam as Emerald
van’t Ruytershof
(photo), the former top horse of Harrie Smolders.

The team of Flanders Foal Auction is going to Toscany for it’s 1st auction on Italian soil. On Saturday, November 12, at 20.00 CET, the embryo auction will start and can be followed live & online. With several lots out of Grand Prix showjumping mares, brothers or sisters of famous horses or embryos with medal winning grandams, the expectations are high.

Location is the 5* Relais & Chateaux Il Borro. A magical place to sell the 32 embryos, who will be born in 2023. It’s going to be an exciting evening. Such a collection has never been shown before!


What about a Diamant de Semilly x Chin Chin? Dam is Olympic mare Sancha LS (photo, rider
Daniel Bluman), a daughter of Sonora la Silla (1.60m GP winner with Jan Tops)

What does ‘Flanders’ have for example:

  • 2 embryos x same dam as Emerald
  • Heartbreaker x 1.70m GP mare Candy
  • Chacco Blue x 1.60m GP mare Sea Coast Ferly
  • Dominator Z x 1.60m GP mare Randon Pleasure
  • Kashmir x 1.60m GP mare Vayana
  • Conthargos x 1.60m GP mare HH Ashley
  • Diamant de Semilly x 1.60m GP mare Sancha LS
  • 3/4 brother or sister to Explosion W (Ben Maher)
  • 3/4 brother or sister to Quel Homme (Jérôme Guery)
The embryo by Carthago x Nabab de Reve is bred out of the same mare as the famous Darry
(1.60m GP, photo), F-One USA (1.60m GP) and Beat Me (1.55m).

The also offer the full brother or sister to:

  • H&M All In (Peder Fredricson)
  • Mumbai (Christian Kukuk)
  • Halifax van het Kluizebos (Lorenzo De Luca)
  • Bella Donna (Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum)
  • Taj Mahal (upcoming star, Cian O’Conor)
  • And a half brother or sister to:
  • Darry Lou (Beezie Madden, Harrie Smolders)
  • Sterrehof’s Ushi (Julia Kayser)
  • Pollux de Muze (Yannick Jorand)
One of the embryos is a grandchild of Aachen and Calgary winner Killer Queen VDM
(Eldorado van de Zeshoek), ridden by Daniel Deusser.

And don’t forget the embryos with famous grandams:

  • Killer Queen VDM (Aachen & Spruce Meadows winner Daniel Deusser)
  • Walnut de Muze (Championships mare Harrie Smolders)
  • Rinnetou Z (Championships mare Piet Raijmakers)
  • Anka (World Cup winner, Marcus Ehning)
  • Butterfly Flip (Olympic team silver winner, Malin Baryard)
  • Geena (1.55m Janika Sprunger)

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Source: Press Release by from the Stuttgart German Masters

Photos: © Flanders Foal Auction /

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