Name: Holmegaards Bastian (Asti)
Level of competition: Medium/ Advanced
Owner: Elaine Campin
Premium Life Graded Knabstrupper Stallion (Full Chestnut Leopard)
Asti, as he is affectionately known at home has a fantastic pedigree and the most amazing temperament. This kind mannerly horse is talented, trainable and strikingly beautiful. He always gives his best and never fails to capture the attention of spectators and judges alike.
Asti completed his performance life grading in Oct 08. His elevated paces and natural athleticism along with his fantastic off the floor jump, gained him the highest performance marks of any Knabstrupper stallion in 2008. He is equally suitable for both dressage and showjumping breeders alike. He really is Mr versatile. and is a harmonious balanced horse, beautifully made, athletic off the floor paces, huge jump and trainable temperament.
2008 Performance grading
2009 Qualified British Dressage Winter Regionals (Test score 72%)
2010 Won Novice restricted class at area festival
BSJA first year out. Jumping double clears Novice and Discovery, placed in both 90cm and 1mtr second rounds
2011 Dressage. Qualified Winter and Summer Regionals 2012 Novice Open
Consistantly placed with numerous wins; 70 points gained in 6 month qualifying period.
Placed 1st and 2nd in his first elementary classes prompting a write-up in the Horse & Hound October edition for his successes at REC Events Richmond
2011 BSJA. Successfully jumping under rules with numerous placings, scoring double clears for 2012 nationals in British Novice and Discovery.
2012 Dressage. Qualified Winter Regionals Elementary R.
2013 Dressage. Qualified Summer Regionals Elementary R in very few outings.