CORIANO, an international showjumper, was Vice Champion of the 1996 German Showjumping Championship. One of his daughters fetched the top price, over €200,000 in the Holsteiner Elite Auction in 1999. A 2-y-o stallion by Coriano sold at the Holsteiner Auction for €180,000 in 2002. Coriano has produced many Approved Stallions and State Premium Mares. His progeny's success in sport and breeding have catapulted him to high rankings in both the Holsteiner and German breeding indices.
OPTION, Coriano's dam, is the mother of the A-level jumping mare Valeska IV, the dam of the approved Holsteiner stallion Corofino.
CORRADO I, the sire of Coriano, is the international showjumping star ridden by Franke Sloothaak. Corrado had a very successful international career, winning many Grand Prix, World Cup, and Nation's Cup classes and, in 1994,
the German Championship. He has sired many Approved Stallions, State Premium Mares, and international showjumpers. He was ranked as the world's 15th best sire in 2000.
COR DE LA BRYÈRE is one of the most important sires in German breeding.
LORD, an international eventer, is the sire of 48 approved stallions and 32 international G.P. showjumpers including Livius, team bronze medal winner at the 1984 Olympics