This fillies sire, Johnson, is a Grand Prix stallion considered the best son of leading dressage sire Jazz. Her dam With Love combines Florestan and Wolfgang bloodlines and descends from the dam line Utopia.
The sire Johnson is a son of the keur stallion Jazz who performed at grand prix level with Tineke Bartels. Grandsire, Olympic Cocktail also performed at the highest level and achieved numerous victories in grand prix and kur to music. Grandsire, Flemmingh, is famous for producing the grand prix dressage horses, Krack C with Anky van Grunsven and Lingh with Edward Gal. Great grandsire Sultan is not only the sire of the Oldenburg approved stallion Sion, but also of the worldfamous jumper It’s Otto from Geoff Billington. Johnson descends from the famous 'Reina' line; the renowned mare line from breeder Wim van Arkel. Famous horses from this motherline include Darkdream, Sultan, Kallisto, Mendel, Charmeur and Waldo.
Johnson combines an exquisite pedigree with a perfect dressage model and three excellent gaits. He also boasts a good temperament and rideability. Johnson was the overall champion of the KWPN stallionshow in 2005. From his first breeding year three offspring were selected to participate in the finals of the Dressage World Championships at Verden. Amongst them were Bretton Woods and Boston. Johnson has three approved sons with the KWPN: Breezer, Bretton Woods and Jacksparrow. Johnson himself is very succesfull in international dressage competitions with Hans Peter Minderhoud. In 2014 Johnson placed 6th at the World Cup in Neumunster and is successfully competing at Grand Prix.
The dam is sired by Freestyle(Florestan I). He is a Westphalian stallion who is also approved by the Oldenburg society and now stands in the USA. Freestyle's dam, Paloma, is a State Premium mare who has produced two graded sons, Freestyle and Flamengold. Paloma and her full sisters (all high scoring mares in their mare test), won the title of 'Segerfamilie' for 4 years and have 4 State Premium mares in succession.
The damsire Freestyle was awarded a 10 and a 9 for character and temperament in his 100 day performance test at Prussendorf in 1999, his ride ability score was 9.33 and he went on to become the undisputed winner of the test.
With Love is out of a KWPN mare by Jester (Wolfgang), a very good approved stallion who produces all-round fine moving offspring, and some very good jumpers. With Love has a half brother by Unbelievable Darco in training with Emile Faurie. Her half sister by Romanov won her section at the BEF Futurity.