Charmant has got the Foal Premium of the Holsteiner Verband during the branding. He was selected for the Foal Auction in Elmshorn at the 27th of September 2008. But during the auction we purchased him back, the prices were under the influence of the depression of the USA. He was commended highly from Dr. Nissen and selected as a real stallion prospect. The auctioneer Uwe Heckmann said after there were no more bids after the first: "Super type, a movement without tension, I cannot understand this!" After the auction he was sold to a stallion rearer in Schleswig-Holstein and now owned by professional riders in Holstein.
Ancestry: His sire is Clarimo, a Holsteiner by Clearway and Wisma by Caletto II - Mahmud, mareline 3389, of the Holsteiner Verband. Clarimo has an outstanding jumping potential with a lot of care and technique. With the rider Janne-Frederike Meyer, Team-World Champion 2010 in Kentucky and Team-European Champion 2011 in Windsor, Clarimo has won jumping competitions until 1,30m, was placed until 1,35m and qualified for the national championship of young horses in Warendorf in 2009. In 2010 he was placed until 1,45m in the international youngster tour. 2011 he has won the final of the youngster tour in Neumünster and was placed in international competitions like Kopenhagen and Aachen. In 2012 he was 3rd in the championship of Holstein of females with his rider Janne-Friederike Meyer. Now he is the ride of Rolf-Göran Bengtsson/SWE, European Champion 2011 in Madrid and winner of the Silver Medal 2008 in Athens and in 2013 winner of the Great Prix of Redefin and convinced in the Nation Cup of Copenhagen/DEN.
The dam of Clarimo, Wisma, is also dam of the great stallions Cassini I and Cassini II. Wisma is a breeding jewel, additional grandmother of the licensed stallions Cassaro, Caleri and Lovari, Cassaro and Lovari are successful in jumping competitions until 1,50m.
The sire of Clarimo, Clearway is the noblest son of Capitol I and was very successful in international jumping competitions before breeding. His dam Wodka II has writen her own history of breeding with outstanding offspring. F.e. up to date Chica's Way with Janne-Friedericke Meyer. In the year 2007 this combination was German Vice-Champion and showing the potential with the successes in a lot of international Great Prices. Now this mare is succesful with Karin Eckermann. Additional Carassina, who is very successful with the young rider Nisse Lüneburg and after that she won the Derby of Hamburg with Thomas Kleis. Wodka II is also dam of the licensed full-brothers Conway I - USA, Conway II and Arturo - USA.
Clarimo has a very well movement, also the walk and is jumping in a sensational manner. In the year 2005 he made a surpassing 30 days test with the score of 8,2 (dressage 7,86 and jumping 8,87).
The first approved sons like Crunch, Holsteiner Verband, Clintissimo, Zangersheide, and Cielito Lindo are demonstrating an outstanding potential. Also the first offspring is successful in the sport like Clarissa, qualified to the Bundeschampionat for jumpers in Warendorf and placed in the final of the world championship of 5 years old jumping horses in Lanaken/BEL.
In the mare performance tests of Holstein the young mares by Clarimo are the best of all since the last 30 years in freejumping with the score of 8,89 and in the overall ranking with the score of 8,03 since 1983.
More information of Clarimo an the other sires of the pedigree: ►►►►here