2002 | 172 cm | Dutch
Awards: Ster, Keur eligible
Damline: Dutch mareline 61, Kieni
Breeder: Kathleen Raine/David Wightman
Videlia is an exquisitely bred and beautiful mare with a sweet temperament and exceptional gaits.
SIRE: Olympic Ferro hardly needs an introduction. A top ranking stallion both in competition and in breeding, he has achieved top of sport in Dressage winning Olympic team bronze medal, and numerous world championships. As a breeding stallion, Ferro has been very successful, producing a number of successful young dressage horse competitors, and internationally successful offspring, top predicated broodmares and at least 10 approved stallion sons.
DAM LINE: Videlia's damline is second to none. She is the 6th predicated mare in a row. Dam, Fidelia, (Ster Sport (dr) Crown) competed at the international level of Dressage and attended the Sydney Olympic Games in 2000 with her rider Kathleen Raine as an alternate for Team USA. Granddam Vieni (Keur Prestatie) produced 3 offspring who achieved the International and/or Grand Prix level of Dressage. Great Granddam Vieni was Keur Prestatie, and the rest of her direct motherline were Pieni (Keur Preferent), Kieni (Keur Preferent Prestatie), and Dieni (Ster, Preferent, Prestatie). Her motherline has directly produced a significant number of highly predicated mares, at least 12 approved stallions, and many successful sport horses.
Videlia's offspring have superb rideability, and her daughter by Brentano II was Champion Mare at the Hanoverian inspection and entered into the Main Mare studbook.