Stallion at Stud - Vollrath Lessing


14 years old.


Show Jumping, Dressage, Stallion.


69 Inches | 175.26 Centimeters | 17.1 Hands

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Natural Service:AI

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NZD 2200


New Zealand

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Vollrath Lessing (Ger), 2003, black Hanoverian - DE 431317001-0031
(Londonderry (Lauries Crusador xx) ex Prisca (Prince Thatch xx)

One can’t go past Lessing when thinking about a sire of serious Dressage prospects.

Lessing's ridden career:
- 2008 NZ Young Dressage Horse Champion with International double O judge Cara Whitham and ridden by Dr. Ricky McMillan
During Ricky’s test ride Canadian judge Cara Whitham used the following keywords about Lessing:
- beautifully naturally balanced
- breathtaking
- horse of a quality to go to the World Breeding Championship
- like a metronome in his rhythm and balance with incredible work ethic
- a true quality horse
--- and that we should ‘padlock his stall’ tonight!

– 2010 NZ Reserve Champion Medium Level
– 2011 NZ National Champion at Open Medium Level
– 2012 Reserve Champion HOY Open Medium Level
– Lessing – a star in his own right as a performer – is arguably THE producer of Dressage horses with up and coming stars like:

Oldest Progeny are successfully competing at PSG showing aptitude for Grand Prix. Among them are HOY and National Title winners. All with “Vollrath” prefix: Latimer, Lauretta, LeVivre, Leila, Limitless, Liaison, Laureate, … are some of his best known offspring excelling in Dressage.
Among those are “Vollrath” : Liszt, Latika, L'Amour, Lorde, Ladyhawke winning the title for best Warmblood at the 2013 NZWHA inspection.
'Indy RE' and 'Showtym Longblack” stand for jumping and eventing success.
LESSING is also a sire of excellent broodmares producing top quality offspring.

And you can see all OFFSPRING at our page:

Service fee is $2,200 +GST