We imported Trovador II from Spain in 1999. He was bred by
D. Samuel Vilaire Cifre / Yeguada Vilaire.
Before his importation Trovador II accumulated many gold and silver
awards in "Conformation" and "Best Movement". In addition he was just
beginning a dressage career before importation.
This page is not big enough to list all of his awards but some of his
Championships are listed below...
1991 Championships - First Place and Gold Medal as a yearling
1991 Championships - Best Movement
1993 Championships - First Place and Gold Medal 3 year olds
1994 Championships - Silver Medal 4, 5 and 6 year olds
1995 Championships - First Prize and Gold Medal 4, 5 and 6 year olds
1995 Championships - CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS Pura Raza Espanola
1996 Championships - Silver Medal 4, 5 and 6 year olds
1996 Championships - Sub-Champion of Pura Raza Espanola
Trovador's sire Belico III is from the famed Terry stud in Spain, among his
accomplishments are many championships including being named the "National
Champion of Spain" in 1984. Belico III was the last Terry horse to stand at
the Terry Stud and Rumasa before being purchased by Sr. Vilaire.
Sicab 2001 Judio VII (brother) Silver Medal Champion of Spain
Sicab 2005 Judio VII - (brother) Silver Medal Champion of Spain
Sicab 2005 Cantinera 49 - (Neice) Bronze Medal 3 year old fillies
Sicab 2005 Faraona XLIV - (Sister) Top Ten
Sicab 2005 Cobra of Mares - Faraona, Islera, Belica - (Sisters) Top 10
Trovador's mother, a bay mare from the Marin Garcia stud in Spain a
Champion too. Her accomplishments boast gold medals in "Conformation" and
"Best Movement" as well as "Overall Champion in Best Movement".
Trovador's conformation, type and movement are a testament to his breeding.
His extension and impulsion from behind is extraordinary, not just for an
Andalusian but for any breed. Trovador II is the sire of the imported bay
stallion Almirante XLVIII.
Trovador stands 16.1 hands. He has sired bay, black and grey foals. He
passes on his presence and gentle nature, which is the haulmark of the
Click here to go to Trovador's pedigree