Licensed for 2018
ADRIANO 9079 (SWB)
by Don Primero out of Mint – Magini/Krocket
Owner Katarina Antens-Miller,
Breeder Christina Olsson, Sweden
Standing at Sunrise Stud, Colts Neck NJ
Adriano has an impressive list of achievements with among others, placings at the Swedish Young Horse Championships as a 4-5-and 6-yr old. He was selected to represent SWB at the World Breeding Young Horse Championships as a 5-yr old under Pernilla André. He has continued his success since being imported to the United States in 2015 and is currently training Prix St. George. Adriano is a powerful mover with a breathtaking canter. He has a natural ability for passage and piaffe.
Adriano received 8,8,8,8,8,8 = 48p and overall second at the regional foal championships in 2008 and qualified for the national championships. Diploma in gaits at the three year old test 8,8,7,8,8,8 = 47p (shared 4th to 51st) at Strömsholm. Participated in the 70d test in Schlickeau, Germany in 2011 with 7.61 in the gaits. Won in the quality of the gait of the horses in Sundsvall 2012 with 7,8,9,9 on the gaits. Diploma and qualified for the Swedish Breeding & Sports Championship at Flyinge. 7th place in the final.
His dam Mint was a very successful dressage horse at FEI level before retiring into breeding, passing her unusual talent for piaffe and passage on to her offspring.