Dark bay Holsteiner stallion by Cornet Obolensky – Dark Air x Diarado/Contender/Landadel
2015, 17hh EMH
Cornet’s Air is tall, dark and outstandingly handsome, with a veritable roll-call of legends in his pedigree.
He will be the first son of his fabulous father to stand in Australasia. Cornet Obolensky (Clinton x Heartbreaker) is currently number four in the world, represented by an ever-growing host of champion sons, daughters and grandchildren. Four of his offspring were at the 2018 World Equestrian Games, making him the third most represented jumping sire of the competition, and one of them (Clooney) took home individual silver.
Cornet’s Air was bred by Gerd Küst in Pinneberg and his dam line is extraordinary and worthy of attention. Dark Air, who is a half-sister of the approved stallion Quiwi Dream (Quidam de Revel) through her dam, Panam Air (Contender – I Landadel x Ramiro Z). Dark Air’s sire, Diarado, was a winner of the Neumünster licensing in 2007, and her dam, Panam Air, is a really special mare, through her and her grandson Cornet’s Air, the blood of the mighty Ramiro Z, sire of Astek’s other foundation stallion, Ramirez (Ramiro Z x Roberto).
Cornet’s Air is free of the genetic red factor, meaning he can’t produce a chestnut foal.
Service fee: $2,500 + gst includes booking fee & LFG