Carlton Hill is an appealing stallion with 3 strong, powerful uphill gaits, balance and suspension. At the stallion approvals he was an eye catcher and he placed 4th in the Championship of the Dressage stallions.
Carlton Hill’s sire Uphill is a refreshing stallion for the KWPN Dutch breeding with refreshing sire lines. He doesn’t have the Jazz, Ferro or Flemmingh lines in his pedigree. His sire Uphill competes with success in Sport, in 2009 he was Dutch Champion of the ‘ZZ-zwaar’ level and he is now successful at Prix St. George level.
Grandfather Vincent was a successful Grand Prix dressage horse, with his rider Annemarie Sanders-Keijzer, and is father to many good dressage horses like the approved stallion Cabochon.
Zebulon is the father of Goliath, he was a member of the Dutch Dressage Team with rider Arjen Teeuwissen.
Carlton Hill VDL convinced in the Stallion Test with his strong movements and he showed a very good attitude. He was reserve champion of his age group at the 70 days Stallion Test. The jury gave Carlton Hill VDL the following scores:
Self carriage: 8
Potential as a dressage horse: 8
Total score: 82.5