Belgian Warmblood • Chestnut •1998 • 172cm
WBFSH Show Jumping Sire #21
|Nabab de Reve||Quidam de revel||Jalisco B|
|MELODIE EN FA Melodie en fa||Artichaut|
|Illico D'Arsouilles||Fleuri du Manoir||Ibrahim|
Vigo d’arsouilles is a son of Nabab de Rêve and out of Fleury du Manoir. World Champion showjumper himself by one of the world’s best stallions, Vigo d’Arsouilles is one of the new rising stars of European breeding. He produces new international winners every year, amongst them : Ego Van Orti, Dixson, Donatella-N, Sterrehof’s Ushi, Super Trooper de Ness..
In 2010, Vigo d’Arsouilles won the gold medal at the World Equestrian Games in Kentucky, under his regular riderPhilippe Lejeune and made a significant contribution to the surprise team bronze medal victory. Incidentally, one of Lejeune’s past international show jumpers was Vigo d’Arsouilles’ sire Nabab de Rêve. A well-developed horse out of a strong dam-line, Vigo d’Arsouilles is SBS-approved and KWPN-recognized. His son Bernini was approved by the KWPN with very high scores in the jumping components of the performance test.
Vigo d’Arsouilles and Lejeune were regulars on the Belgian show jumping team, and they have placed high in various Grand Prix and Nations Cup competitions. Furthermore, the talented jumper was crowned Belgium’s Horse of the Year in 2008. In 2010, he was awarded the title again; and in 2011, he was declared BWP Ambassador.