FINESSE is a lovely mare with magnificent movement.
She is a full sister to FRÜHLINGSFEUER.
Her sire FEUEROPAL is a legend in the making. This stallion is a spectacular athlete with numerous winnings and placing in the high preliminary level jumping competitions in Germany. FEUEROPAL'S sire, WERTHER, is a son of the famous WENDEKREIS who has sired such stallions as WAGNER, WENDELIN, WENDENBURG, WENDLAND II, WENDULAN and WILDFANG. Also in his pedigree is the stallion MARCIO XX, most noted for producing ride ability. On his mother's side he goes back to one of the greatest Trakehner stallions that ever lived, IMPULS. This horse has 16 approved sons and produced such horses as DAHLWITZ who was ridden by Edith Master of the USA Olympic Team in Montreal in 1976. Also on his mother's side is WINNETOU, a son of FERDINAND, who sired horses like WIDUKIND, international show jumper, ridden by Eric Wauters of Belgium, FERDL, team jumping gold medalist at the 1960 Olympics, ridden by Alvin Schockemoehle, MEHMED, gold medalist 1976 Olympics, ridden by Dr. Reimer Klimke, and FLIPPER, an international show jumper ridden by Hugo Simon.
Her dam FÜRSTIN is a large Westfalen mare with excellent breeding. She has competed through fourth level dressage in the USA. In her pedigree we find the very popular stallion FRÜHLING, who was himself the champion of his 100 day test in 1962. FRÜHLING was a very talented dressage horse, he was trained and showed up to Grand prix level. He also sired such sons as FALKNER, FANTAST, FOXTROT, FRÖBEL, FRÜHLINGSBALL, FRÜHLINGSDUFT I and II, FRÜHLINGSRAUSCH, FRÜHLINGSSTURM, FRÜHLINGSTRAUM I and II, FRÜHLINGSTRUNK, FRÜHLINGSWIND, FÜNFPASS and FÜRSTENBERG. This stallion produced such sport horses as MINISTER 4 who under Norbert Koof was crowned German champion. FRÜLINGSTRAUM I and II, who was the champion of his performance test. FRÜHLINGSTRAUM II has proven himself to be an excellent producer of international competition horses, such as the world champion FIRE 2 also ridden by Norbert Koof. Also in her pedigree id the Celle stallion ADLERSCHIELD, he was best known to produce excellent temperaments and ride ability. On her mothers side she goes back to the stallion FRUSTRA II, this stallion was highly valued in mare pedigrees, he shows up in the pedigrees of such horses as BÖCKMANNS GRANDEUR, GRANNUS, GRAPFIT just to name a few.
FINESSE has produced: CORIANDER, ZIERRA, CONTESSA, & CALVADOR.