|Faside Sundance||Sunny Boy||Sandro Hit|
Charming little colt foal with four white socks, gorgeous markings and a real presence about him. He has a lovely friendly willing nature and excellent paces.
Franklin was KWPN Champion Stallion, winner of his stallion performance test, finalist at the World Championships for young dressage horses and now competes successfully at Prix St. Georges level.
Franklin's sire Ampere was KWPN Champion Stallion and champion of his stallion performance test. He has produced over 60 stallions approved for breeding. Franklins dam sire Ferro won three championship silver medals. He came second in the World Cup final in 's-Hertogenbosch. He has produced 8 licensed stallions, including Rousseau, Negro, Metall and Rhodium. IHe received the KWPN predicate 'keur'.
Franklin's maternal grand-sire Flemmingh is one of the most important dressage sires in the Netherlands and has produced the Grand Prix stallions Krack C (Anky van Grunsven) and Lingh (Edward Gal).
The dam Faside Sundance carries some of the best names in dressage in her pedigree - Rohdiamant, Rubinstein, Sandro Hit and Donnerhall. Sundance is by the first approved son of Sandro Hit out of one of the most successful dam lines in Germany of the Finnlanderin/Vornholz Stud.
Her sire Sunny Boy's dam Fantastica is the full-sister to the German Federation's dressage breeding champion and international Grand Prix winner Don Schufro. After winning his 30 day stallion test with a top score in the dressage and jumping index, Sunny Boy won the final at the national young horse championship of the six year old dressage horses and has long since accumulated many victories at Advanced level. Sunny Boy's offspring wow the crowds with the utmost modern, spectacular gaits and correspondingly top-priced premium stallions (Oldenburg: 120,000 Euros, Westphalia 180,000 Euros). To date Sunny Boy has over 15 approved stallions to his name, accompanied by numerous award winning mares.
The grand dam is by the 2001 British Warm Blood Society Champion stallion Rosenburg who is by the dressage sensation Rohdiamant, considered by many to be the best son of the legendary Rubinstein. Roulette's dam is a Swedish bred Oldenburg by Pik Trumpf, half sister to Pastiche, the dam of Donnersong. Her grandsire is the outstanding Celle State stallion Pik Konig who also sired the Dressage legend, Pik Bube.