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Holsteiner – 2003 – Bay – 1m68


Jürgen Strauss, Germany


France Etalons

Breeding conditions

Technical 350,00€ HT
Foal 1200,00€ HT
Technical 400,00€ HT
Foal 1200,00€ HT






Associated to Bernardo Alves, he went to Athens Olympics at 9yo only and achieved placings in the world's most prestigious GPs: Calgary, Aachen, Rotterdam, Hamburg... He is still among the best sires in the world and renowned for both jumping and eventing:
- GOOD LUCK, 2017 European Team Gold and individual Bronze medalist in Göteborg with Cian O'CONNOR
- ZYPRIA S, great winner in CSI and CSIO 5* with Willem GREVE
- CRISTY, successful in CSI 5* with Marcus EHNING
- CAN YA MAKAN, winner at 5* level with Shane BREEN
- ISIDOOR VAN DE HELLE, CSI 5* with C. VAN PAESSCHEN, winner of the GP 4* in St Tropez
- CAMARGO 2, CSI 5* performer with L. DINIZ and licensed stallion
- UPSILON, excellent CCI winner with Tom CARLILE and a sought-after eventing sire
- DARMAGNAC DE BELIARD, placed CCI 4*, qualified for European Championships in Pratoni del Vivaro

Holstein dam line, Stamm 2067: CARINJO, CONRAD DE HUS, GONDOSO, LORDON, CAZARO...

 never competed but revealed herself as an outstanding broodmare :
- CANTURANO II, licensed stallion jumping up to 1,50m with R. PRANDI
- CANTURANO III, good CSI 3* performer and in Italy 
- URIELLE 5, competed herself in Germany, and dam of CANTURIA 2, placed GP 1,50m in Germany and 14th at the European Young Rider Championships 2023 with L-S. GUT
- CASSIOPEA DI VILLAGANA, dam of FATA MORGANA DI VILLAGANA, placings in GP 1,45m in the United States, and NAMASTE DI VILLAGANA, CSI YH at 5yo
- GAIA DI VILLAGANA, GP 1,45m performer in Italy with D. AUGOSTO DA RIOS

 Started breeding at the age of 4. She produced :
- FABIENNE III, CSI 1,50m, also known internationally as VAN SCHIJNDEL'S FABIENNE with P. RAIJMAKERS 
- LANCIA 29, CSO 1,40m
- KORRIANA, dam of SUDWINDS CARLO, ranked over 1,40m in Portugal, and WOLKENFEE, 1,35m classes in Germany

 broodmare from her youngest age, foaled good daughters :
- TANNE, dam of GONDOSO, CSI 1,60m, winner of Hamburg Derby with H. SIMON ; and ATHLETICA, placed 1,45m in Germany 
- URIANA, dam of DONNA II, CSI 1,50m with C. HANLEY
- ELEKTRA III, dam of CORVALON, licensed stallion and placed 1,40m in Germany
- ASIA, granddam of LIZZARD POINT, CSI 1,45m in Russia


Winner of his stallion performance test in 2006 in Adelheidsdorf, CANTURANO also seduced KWPN judges the following year. He won the Dutch Stallions finals at 4 and 5, and was then shown up to 2* level by Dutch rider Wout-Jan VAN DER SCHANS before being dedicated to breeding.

Breeding advice

CANTURANO's products are born show jumpers: athletic and supple, with good movement and quick reflexes. They also have a great type and are very elegant. He will be the perfect match for mares lacking conformation, blood or jumping technique.


CANTURANO’s progeny is spread all over the globe on the international showgrounds : 
- STERREHOF'DANTE, 5* level with M. HOUTZAGER. 12th best jumping horse in 2019 according to WBFSH ranking, 2nd of La Coruna 5*GP and 5th of the World Cup the following day, 5th of St Tropez and New York 5* GCL GP... winner of Amsterdam World Cup in 2020, winner of Rotterdam Nations Cup and 3rd of La Coruna 5*GP in 2021... he was also Dutch team member at Tokyo Olympics! He is second of St. Gallen Nations Cup in 2022 and the 2023 CSI4* GP winner of Wiesbaden.
- DAIMLER, World Equestrian Games with W. MUFF (team result 4th) and key member of the Swiss team in Nations Cups: winner in Samorin, 2nd in St Gallen and Aachen, 3rd at La Baule... also winner of Dublin 5*GP and 2nd at Basel.
- CHICA B Z, M. FUCHS’ great partner, notably winner of Madrid and Cascais Global Champions League stages, winner of one 1,55m class at Stuttgart CSI 5*. Mexican rider A. PARADA VALLEJO took her in and the pair wins GP 4* of Coapexpan in 2023
- EVITA, 5* level with S. GUERDAT with whom she came 2nd of Dinard Derby, and won a 1,50m competition at Busto Arsizio. Very regular with S. WALKER, winner of Calgary Derby and 3rd of 1,50m GP in Wellington, Ottawa & Monterrey, they also came 7th in the Ocala GP 1,60m.
- CLIFF Z, CSI 5*, 5th of Al Rayyan 4*GP for Qatar, he now performs at CSI 1m50 level in the United States 
- CIRBY, successful up to CSI 5* with R. DUGUET
- DJAM, placings in GP 4* and multiple victories in GP 2* with D. VAN GEEL
- CHANING TATUM, very regular on 3*level with K. OFFEL, 7th of Goch 1,50m GP, later joined L. MENDOZA in the United States and placed well in CSI 4* 
- GATRONA, impressive with M. BILLOT at the age of 8: 2nd of Paris Grand National GP, winner of Dunkerque and Chazey-sur-Ain 2*GPs, winner of 1,45m class during St Tropez CSI 5*, now competing for Canada.
- CERO, GP CSI 1,50m winner, ridden by M. STEVENS
- CARLSSON 69, regular results in CSI 2 et 3* for Kuwait, went to 2023 Asian Games.
- CANARO, placed CSI 1,50m in Switzerland
- GANTURANO, placed GP 3* with N. KNAPE 
- CANTALINA, placings in CSI 4*, she came 3rd in a 1,50m class in St Tropez with Italian rider A. BENATTI
- FIGO H.E., placed CSI 1,50m in South Africa
- HH BRESIL DE RIVERLAND, licensed stallion, successful up to 1,50m classes
- ERMES DI TAI, placed up to 1,45m classes with A. LEROY, placed during La Baule CSIO 5*. Now with R. MOLONEY, they came 2nd in GP 1,50m CSI 3* in Mill Spring 
- EXPO, winner in 1,45m GP in Italy, claiming 4 victories in Busto Arsizio, Savio, and a 1,45m class at Athens CSIO 3* with M. CHECCHI
- EXCLUSIVE, very successful in 1,45m GP in Italy with 6 wins, 3 second positions and numerous placings ridden by A. MARIONI
- JONAGE LVP, CSI 4* placed with R. VOGEL, GP 1,45m winner in Wellington
- AMIGO, successful in CSI 4* and U25, notably winning at CSI 4* in Vejer de la Frontera
- CONTITO EB Z, licensed stallion, ranked in CSI 3* with the Italian rider F. LUPIS
- CANTICA 2, placings up to GP 1,45m in Germany with J. OPPERMANN 
- CARTICA FZ, placed GP 1,45m in Italy, including a 2nd place in GP 2* of Gorla Minore with M. GROSSATO
- GOLDEN BOY VL et ECANTO J, both placed GP 1,45m overseas
- GOLDEN WONDER, GP 1,45m placed in Italy with F. BASSAN

His younger generations are not less promising:
- GIPSIE DE COQUERIE, awarded "Very Good" in the French 5 and 6yo Championships, placed in GP Top 7 1,40m, now jumping for the Emirates.
- CASTELLA DI LUNA, incredibly regular in CSI YH with numerous wins, she notably took up the lead of a 1,35m speed class in Opglabbeek
- LANTURANO DE LA FORGE, 6yo World Championships in Lanaken 2023 for Sweden.
- SIMON VAN D’ABDIJHOEVE, took part in 5yo World Championships in Lanaken 2023 for Belgium
- HERMES DU MESNIL,  5yo World Championships in Lanaken 2022
- J’IDYLLE, 11th of the 4yo French Championships and labelled « Excellent »
- LUGANO DE RIVERLAND, licensed at the Selle Français 2yo Championships in 2023
 CANTURANO’s progeny also strikes in eventing: 
- DONITA, 7yo World Eventing Championships, later placed GP 3* !
- ERANO M, came 5th in CCI 4* of Blair Castle with N. WILSON
- EMORKA P, 7yo World Eventing Championships followed by placings in CCI 4*
- GAME BOY, CCI 4* with a Swiss rider
- ELJA, 3rd of CCI 3* Rockingham
- CROUESWAN EB Z, ranked CCI 3* in Brazil
- DANTURANO K, 2nd in CCI 2* Houghton Hall
- MAURICE THE DUDE, CCI 2* placed in Finland
- IAM DU LOIR, 5yo French Eventing Champion 2023