RDS Champion Irish Draught Stallion 2012
“Cappa Cassanova” was the only stallion to be approved under Central Performance Testing in 2009 at just 3 years of age.
In 2007, as a yearling, he was Supreme Champion horse at both Corrandulla and Galway County Shows. He was also Champion yearling colt in 2007 at the National Show.
In 2010 “Cappa Cassanova” placed an impressive 4th place in the RDS. He was the youngest stallion in the class at only 4 years old. He also received an award for been the highest placed newcomer.
In 2011 “Cappa Cassanova” received joint top score, and was the Reserve Champion at the Northern Ireland Festival Working Hunter Class. Out of 39 horses in the class, he was the youngest horse in the class, the only Irish Draught Horse to compete in the class, as well as being the only Stallion in the class.
Also at Equifestival Ireland 2011, held in Cavan, “Cappa Cassanova” won the Irish Draught Stallion ridden class.
“Cappa Cassanova” is by the Grade A Grandprix show jumping stallion “Welcome Flagmount”, who represented Ireland at the World Breeding Championship in Lanaken, Belgium in 2003.
Cappa Cassanova frozen semen will be available in the USA for the 2012 season, and can be obtained by contacting Nadia Cook-Grisewood at Shelbourne Farm, Oldwick, New Jersey, USA
Contact: JAMES QUINN, CAPPA STUD, ANNAGHDOWN, CO. GALWAY
091 789050 / 087 2143836