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Hickstead 1996-2011

Born: March 1, 1996
Died: November 6, 2011 (15 years).
Sire: Hamlet
Dam: Jomara (by Ekstein)
Breeder: Jan van Schijndel, Maren Kessel, The Netherlands
Owner: since 2004, John Fleischhacker's Ashland Stables and Eric Lamaze's Torrey Pines Stable, Canada
Registered: KWPN (Holsteiner)
Breeding approved: Canadian Warmblood Horse Breeders Association
American Holsteiner Horse Association (AHHA)

KWPN of North America
and in Europe: Hanover, KWPN, Oldenburg, OS-International, Westphalia, Rhineland, all Southern German, and new German State Verbands; Hanoverian Jumper Breeding Program.

 


More on Hickstead

7.2.12:
Hickstead named Canada's Horse of the Year

13.12.11:
Hickstead and Lamaze named Athlete of the Year

14.11.11:
World Cup grand prix renamed in Hickstead's honour

11.11.11:
Fans wear black armbands for Hickstead

10.11.11:
Lamaze post Hickstead: fight on or call it quits?
Lamaze believes Hickstead protected him in fatal collapse
Hickstead died of a ruptured aorta
What is an aortic rupture?
Ovation for Eric Lamaze at Canadian show

9.11.11:
Eric Lamaze in Canada for Royal Show

7.11.11:
Hickstead: Obituary
Hickstead: tributes to a superstar
Sudden death of showjumping's super horse Hickstead

 

Major event results:

Olympic Games
Gold 2008 Beijing Individual jumping
Silver 2008 Beijing Team jumping

World Equestrian Games
Bronze - 2010 Individual jumping
World's Best Horse title

Pan American Games
Silver 2007 Rio de Janeiro Team jumping
Bronze 2007 Rio de Janeiro Individual jumping

Tribute video made by Meagan Reader in early 2011:

More results:

2011
September: Finning Welcome, Spruce Meadows
September: 2nd, CSIO5*, BMO Financial, Spruce Meadows
September: $1 million CN International, Spruce Meadows
August: CSIO5*-TL NC Rotterdam
July: $200,000 Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Spruce Meadows June: CSI4*-W Scotia Bank, Spruce Meadows
June: 2nd, CSI4*-W CN Performance Grand Prix, Spruce Meadows
June: CSI4*-W ATB Financial Cup, Spruce Meadows
May: €200,000 Loro Piana Grand Prix of Rome
May: €200,000 Longines Grand Prix of La Baule
May: 2nd, World Cup final
April: Second qualifier, World Cup final, Leipzig
April: 3rd, Third qualifier, World Cup final, Leipzig

2010
December: 2nd, €200,000 Rolex World Cup Grand Prix Switzerland
December: 3rd, CSI5*-W 10e Finale du Top 10 Rolex, Switzerland
December: Eric Lamaze named L'Annee Hippique's rider of the year
October: Owners of the Year
October: 3rd, World Equestrian Games individual final
September: 3rd, CANA Cup, Spruce Meadows
September: 3rd, BMO NC, Spruce Meadows
September: 3rd, CN International, Spruce Meadows
July: Eric Lamaze world number one
July: CSI5* Enerflex Cup, Spruce Meadows
July: CSI5* D-Line Cup, Spruce Meadows
July: CSI5* $200,000 ATCO Power Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Spruce Meadows
July: Rolex Grand Prix, Aachen World Equestrian Festival
June: $200,000 CN Reliability Grand Prix, Spruce Meadows
June: CSI4*-W Investor Cup, Spruce Meadows
May: CSIO5* Rome
May: CSIO5* Prix du Conseil General de Loire Atlantique, La Baule
May: Global Champions Tour of Spain
January: Exclusive stud agent for Hickstead in North America named

2009
November: €200,000 Global Champions Tour Final round 1, CSI5* Doha, Qatar
November: Hickstead leads world showjumping rankings
September: Owner of the year award
July: CSI5* D-Line Cup, Spruce Meadows
June: CSI5* Spectra Energy Cup, Spruce Meadows
March: Equine Canada Gold Medal Award for Eric Lamaze
February: $75,000 Grand Prix, Florida
February: Eric Lamaze wins athlete of the year title
February: Eric Lamaze Canada's equestrian of the year
January: Hickstead offered at stud
January: €120,000 GPA Equita Masters at CSI*****-W Lyon

2008
December: Grand Prix Rolex in Geneva - World Cup
November: CSI4*-W Toronto
October: CSI3* Caen Grand Prix
October: named KWPN Stallion of the Year
August: Individual Olympic jumping gold; Silver team medal
April: $50,000 Charlotte Welcome Stake, CSI
February: $75,000 grand prix, Palm Beach
Return to competition after surgery

2007
September: Spruce Meadows Masters $1 million CN International
October: Colic surgery
July: Bronze, Pan American Games individual; Silver team medal

2006
August: 2nd, WEG-S World Games speed class
July: $60,000 'Kubota' Big Ben Memorial Grand Prix
$70,000 Grand Prix Jumping du Quebec World Cup Qualifier

 

 

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