His father Corrado was a great International champion ridden by Franke Sloothak with whom, he won the German Championships in 1994: additionally, he won the Grand Prix of Aix La Chapelle and many qualifiers for the World Cup. Corrado has produced numerous international winners such as CORIANO, CABRIO, CLINTON, NADIR DI SAN PARTIANO, CONTANGO, INDORADO. Corrado is the son of the foundation sire Cor de la Bryere, who carries the valuable blood of Rantzau, and the daughter of the important CAPITOL I, father of CASSINI, INDOCTRO, CARTHAGO…………
Corofino’s mother is the half sister of CORIANO Z (by CORRADO), who was the six year old vice champion of Germany, a winner at International level and the sire of many winners; she also produced, amongst others, COROFINO II, who has also performed at International level.
His Grandmother OPTION is the product of progenitor LORD, sire of great champions such as LIVIUS, LUGANA……She is the mother of CORIANO Z and carries the blood of foundation sire LADYKILLER.
His Great Grandmother GOLDA was the product of another foundation sire: RAMIRO, she produced the International winners LIMARO and MORALES.
Her daughter LA JANA (by COR DE LA BRYERE) has produced CASTELLANO (by CAPITANO) a big winner at international level, and the approved stallion LEPANTO, also a winner at international level.
Her daughter TANAGRA (by COR DE LA BRYERE) a produit MILL REEF (by MITY WIND xx) a stallion approved by the KWPN.
Her daughter TRIXI (by LEPANTO) has produced the Holsteiner stallions LARRY (by LANDGRAF) and LEONARDO (by LE GRAND)
His Great Grandmother RUTH (by HARRAS) has produced five German approved stallions: HETMAN (by HEIDEKRUG) and MERTELL I, II, III and IV by the thoroughbred MARLON.
COROFINO comes from the Holsteiner Stamm 318D, from which have come numerous winners in the sport, such the stallions ALTINI, CAMIRUS, CORDANO, AMICO, LANDSTURM, CELVIN, MATADOR, MEISSEL, HARTWIG, HEIDEBRAND, LANCAP, LEHAR, LIDO, RODERICH,…
Is the product of one of the best Holsteiner families, he has proven his aptitude in the sport
and his offspring continue to prove that he passes this on. His limited production has proven what a talented sire Corofino is. He has a host of world class offspring, and is himself a truly world class stallion, standing at #30 in the sire rankings.
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Performances and Results:
COROFINO Is one of the rare stallions to have received a score of 10 for his jump at the Holstein 100 day test. He was a finalist at four years old and a winner up to M class in Germany, before he was exported to Italy, where he had a brilliant International career under the saddle of Valério Sozzi.
Between the ages of 8 and 16, he created a super record of international achievements with the Italian rider:
- Winner of the National Grand Prix at Golra Minore (twice), and placed at Vermezzo, Trucazzano, Predazzo, San Remo.
- Placed in International competition at Modena, Vincenza, Pinerolo, Massazza, Cesena, Gorla Minore, Arezzo, Linz, Cannes, Cervia and in one round during the World Cup Final in Milan.
|Corrado I||Cor de la Bruyére||Rantzau xx|