AMATEUR is a solid gray East German bred stallion; he has competed up to Prix St. George in dressage and also showed in the open jumpers. Today he is a schoolmaster and patiently teaching our junior riders.
AMATEUR's sire is the Hannoverian stallion ADEPT; he was a very potent stallion and produced 29 approved sons, like the champion stallions ADANIT II and ADRIANO as well as the dressage stallion ABENDWIND. ADEPT also produced some excellent sport horses like the jumper ANSTURM 14 and the dressage horses ABADAN and ADVERSO. AMATEUR's grand sire ARTCHIMEDES was a very popular dressage horse producer; this stallion was known to complete a perfect Prix St. George dressage program at the tender age of 6. His sire ABGLANZ needs no introduction, he is credited to have created the ABSATZ boom and left a dynasty with his sons AALFÄNGER, ABEND, ABGOTT, ABHANG I to III, ABSTAND, ABSURD, AKROBAT, ARTUR, KASSIO, MORGENGLANZ, VALENTIN, ARCHIMEDES and the most famous ABSATZ who was highly praised for his beautiful built, lovely head, and light free action. This stallion had an enormous impact on the breeding of Warmblood horses in Germany and can be found in many International sport horse pedigrees. Also in his pedigree, the Trakehner LAVENDEL who produced one of the best known mares in German jumping history the world famous mare LAVENDEL 11 ridden by Hugo Simon. LAVENDEL's sire LATERAN is credited to have produced some outstanding show jumpers, including the British high jump record holder EVEREST LASTIC.
On his mothers side AMATEUR goes back to another East German stallion JUPITER II. A son of the foundation stallion JULIER who produced 15 approved sons and 19 states premium mares. This stallion goes back to one of the oldest refinement stallions JULIUS CESAR XX. Out of this line comes the stallion JUVENTUS, he made history when he completed his 100 day test with the amazing score of 150.91 points and won the stallion test in Redefine.
AMATEUR produces conformation horses of the highest caliber with breathtaking movement and superb temperaments.
AMATEUR is 100 day tested and is approved in Germany.