Impressive VDL is a typical offspring of the sire Douglas with very much power. Through father Douglas flows the precious blood of Darco and Capitol I in the veins of Impressive VDL, which are strong features only strengthened. In breeding Douglas has evolved in recent years into one of the best producing Darco sons with successful offspring as Dougie Douglas (Katherine Dinan), Guru (Federico Fernández), Suma's Zorro (Sameh El Dahan) Dassler (Louise Saywell) Carneyhaugh Manx (McLain Ward), et cetera.
Impressive VDL's grand sire Contender hardly needs further explanation as one of the most influential Holsteiner stallion of the past decades and also Corofino I and Lord are essential in today's breeding.
The dam line of Impressive VDL is full of sport and approved stallions. Mother Atendri is preferent, provisional Keur and half sister to:
Corrido - Holsteiner Verband approved stallion that international jumping under Nisse Lüneburg
Prestigious - the successful international show jumper Dirk Ahlmann
Salina IV - mother of the wildly successful Grand Prix jumper For Cento with rider Jos Lansink, the talented Quinta with rider Phillipp Schober and the approved stallion Quidman Denfer with rider Thomas Velin.
The KWPN approved Fernando, who Johnny Pals finished fourth in the Grand Prix of La Baule, the mighty Grand Prix jumper Cocodrillo (Juan Carlos Garcia), the AES Stallion Champion Goodluck VDL and stallions like Silverstone VDL and Chuck Z are closely related to Impressive VDL.
Impressive VDL was approved with the KWPN with a high score of 82.5 points! In the performance test the generous Douglas son was celebrated for his ability, attitude and reflexes, which he thrice earned a 8.5. Also jumping talent was rewarded with a 8.5. His power over the jump and quick reflexes make Impressive VDL an asset for breeding.
Expected Breeding Value: 139
Impressive VDL: Mighty Douglas son from a real sport line.
First foals will be born in Holland in 2017!