Royal Grove Stables
"What Dreams Are Made Of"
Royal Grove Stables is home of the prestigious imported
Ster Friesian stallion, Harold v.R. aka Apollo
FHS Provisionally Approved Breeding Stallion
FSA Provisionally Approved Breeding Stallion
FSHR Sport Horse Friesian, IFSHA Show Horse
By World Champion: Sape 381 Sport (x Oltman 317 )
Dam: Maaike Wimke K., Ster + Preferent
APOLLO was awarded KFPS Grand Champion in Driving in Holland & FHS Grand Champion In-Hand and in Driving both in US & Canada
Registered: KFPS/FHANA, IFSHA, FSHR, FHS, FHA, USEF, USDF, UDS ~ All are in good standing.
KFPS Registration Name: Harold v.R., registered with Het Friesch Paarden Stamboek (FPS) &
Friesian Horse Association of North America (FHANA)
* Apollo is by World Champion, Sape 381 Sport. Sape was the 2001 KFPS World Champion Stallion and also received the reserve champion title in 2002 & 2004. Sape was ask to participate in the Championship round at the annual Stallion Show in the Netherlands every year form 2001-2009.
* Apollo has a phenomenal full paper pedigree with Ster+Preferent, Ster, Preferent, Preferent.
He truly is one of the most majestic breeding Friesian Stallions available in the US.
* Apollo is DNA tested homozygous black which means he does not have a red gene, so he only throws black and bay depending on the mare's color. His color is brilliantly shiny blue black with dapples, he's absolutely stunning!
We are now booking for 2013 for purebred & cross-bred breeding.
If you’re looking for an exceptionally high quality, full paper, imported, purebred Ster Friesian Stallion who passes along his gorgeous movie-star looks, luscious hair, high intelligence, gentleman disposition, puppy-dog like personality, incredible athleticism in dressage and driving, with outstanding high-knee action, and amazing work ethic for your breeding program then you've come to the right place!