Contendro I takes first place in the WBFSH eventing sire ranking. Now stationed in France, the Contender-Reichsgraf son bred by Manfred Birchler, CH-Bilten, has 1185 points, Jaguar Mail (SF) by Hand in Glove on second position has 761 points and third placed Master Imp TB by Imperius 701 points.
Scores for Contendro I at 3 and 4* level have been accumulated by Holsteiner Cato (ridden by Claas-Hermann Romeike) and the Hanoverian-branded NBZ Campino (Sir Mark Todd), Chipmunk FRH (Julia Krajewski) and FRH Corrida (Andreas Dibowski). Best Holsteiner stallion on 13th position is Landos by Lord-Calypso I bred by Heiko Büttner, Schafstedt), with Leonidas II under Sir Mark Todd the most successful offspring.
Casall by Caretino-Lavall I (Winfried Thomann, Drelsdorf) takes fifth place as best Holsteiner jumper sire with 12778 points. His most successful (Holsteiner) offspring at international level include Chesall Zimequest (ridden by Simon Delestre), Casall (Alain Jufer), Cita (Daniel Doyle), and Silver Surfer (Walter Gabathuler). On 11th position is Berlin (Caspar) by Cassini I-Caretino (Josef Unkelbach, Köln). Particularly KWPN and OS-bred offspring attracted attention at 1.60m level, like for example Zycalin W (KWPN, Emanuele Massimilano Bianchi), Zippit (KWPN, Christopher Kläsener), Cannavaro (OS, Simone Coata) or Casparo (OS, Ben Talbot)., The Mecklenburg-branded Chambertin-Contender son Chacco Blue is in undisputed first place in the jumping sire ranking for the first time, with his offspring jumping up 20721 points. Diamant de Semilly (SF) by Le Tot de Semilly takes second place at 18575 points ahead of For Pleasure (Oldb.) by Furioso II at 14240 points.
For the sake of completeness, the dressage horse are named as well. Same as last year, the ranking is topped by Donnerhall son De Niro (Han.) with 32943 points. Sandro Hit (Oldb.) by Sandro Song takes second place with 21475 points ahead of Rubin Royal (Oldb.) by Rohdiamant at 17879 points.