Descriptions of past PRIDE OF POLAND auctions: ( 2001 at 2007 )
32nd PRIDE of POLAND SALE
Janów Podlaski Stud, August 10th, 2001
PERFORACJA, grey, 1986, Ernal x Pentoza by Ellorus
Bred and owned by Białka Stud
One of the legendary broodmares of Białka Stud, prime Pentoza daughter, dam of the most important representative of Ilderim line - PESAL - Polish National Junior Champion Stallion, European Reserve Junior Champion Stallion and Polish National Senior Champion Stallion.
EGNA, grey, 1992, Eukaliptus x Egzotyka by Probat
Bred and owned by Michałów Stud.
The daughter of the famous Sire of Champions - Eukaliptus - was 1997 Second Reserve in Poland's most prestigious championship of mares, where she dazzled the audience and judges with outstanding type and graceful action.
ARGENTYNA, grey, 1989, Partner - Arra/Bandos
Bred and owned by Janów Podlaski Stud
1999 Polish National Reserve Champion Mare, one of the most remembered mares of Polish National Championships, the fantastic daughter of immortal Arra - The Triple Crowned winner of Derby, Oaks and Criterium.
ESKLAWA, grey, 1985, Eukaliptus - Ekstaza/Celebes
Bred and owned by Michałów Stud The gorgeous Eukaliptus daughter is a simply one of the best mares in Poland: Polish National Champion Mare, European Reserve Champion Mare, European Champion Mare and double Blommeröd International Show Champion Mare.
PALESTRA, grey, 1986, Penitent-Patera/Bandos
Bred and owned by Michałów Stud
The highest scoring horse in 2000 European Championships - 94,20 ! - offers all the qualities that make Polish broodmares so famous: great type, serene dark eyes, long neck, noble head and fantastic movement.
She is a proven dam of Champions, including PROGNOZA - Swedish National Champion Mare owned by Kullatorp Arabians Stud.
ALGORA, bay, 1988, Probat - Algeria/Celebes
Bred and owned by Janów Podlaski Stud
This solid broodmare is very much like her dam, the great Algeria, and represents the best qualities of Janów Kuhailan type.
Her sister Albula -1995 Polish National Champion Mare and Best in Show - won those titles against the tough competition of European Champion Mare Esklawa.
Algora proved her breeding potential in 1998 producing excellent colt by Eukaliptus - Aslan - Polish National Reserve Junior Champion Stallion 2000.
BAJA, grey, 1996, Pamir - Bajeczka/Bandos
Bred and owned by Janów Podlaski Stud.
Baja is an example of contemporary Janów breeding. Very typical, young mare with her athletic conformation, show presence and high trot action; makes a great show prospect. Her full brother - Batyskaf - Polish National Champion Stallion and Race Horse of the Year sold for the record price - $450.000 in 1997 to Turkey. Exemplifies the Polish breeding philosophy: to breed the beauty and stamina all in one.
GRENLANDIA, grey, 1988, Eukaliptus - Getynga/Palas
Bred and owned by Michałów Stud. She is one of the most outstanding broodmares at Michałów Stud, 1996 Polish National Champion Mare and International Champion Mare at Babolna Show in Hungary. Daughter of the Polish supreme sire Eukaliptus, she blends the best features of both her parents. An excellent representative of the Michałów Saklavi type, she will be a star of any breeding program beyond a doubt.
33rd PRIDE of POLAND Sale
Janów Podlaski, August 11th, 2002
HULANKA, grey , 1989 , Eukaliptus x Heraldyka by Palas
The Auction will start with the breath taking beauty with an exotic silver-white coat, the royal jewel to the word's most prominent collections! HULANKA
exemplifies the breeder's dreams of the eternal Arabian type and beauty. She is the classic product of the famous "golden cross" - through her sire Eukaliptus - the Bandos son - one of the most beautiful Palas daughters - Heraldyka. Her female line traces to Negatiw, whose daughter Harmonia - the dam of Haracz - Polish, Swedish and European Champion Stallion - was the beautiful ornament of the Janów Podlaski broodmares band.
ZGUBA, grey, 1986 Enrilo x Zazula by Negatiw
is another opportunity, which shouldn't be missed! A noble beauty and proven broodmatron of world class status as the dam of the reigning "Queen of Michałów" - gorgeous Zagrobla: All Nations Cup Champion, European Reserve Champion and World Champion Mare 2000 as well as Babolna International Junior Champion, European Reserve Junior Champion and twice Polish National/Polish Spring Show Reserve Junior Champion Filly - at present on lease to America. Zguba's dam is none other than the ethereal Zazula - All Nations Cup Champion Mare, regarded at Michałów as one of the most perfect examples of Arabian femininity and type. Zguba is sired by Enrilo - considered the most refined of the Probat sons, for many years chief sire at Meadow Wood Farms, USA, and sire of Egon - 1988 Polish National Reserve Junior Champion Stallion as well as several very successful US National winners in performance.
DAJANA, baie, 1992 Wojslaw x Dalida by Probat
The Michałów's top broodmare DAJANA must be considered one the very best Wojsław daughters ever produced. Her outstanding performance record is backed up by a highly regarded pedigree, tracing through both sire and dam to the most prestigious Polish racing lines. The result of mating Michałów royalty, Dajana is sired by Wojsław - 1991 Polish National Champion Stallion, 1996 Champion Sire of Stakes winners, and is out of Dalida - 1985Derby winner and one of the most beautiful and best producing Michałów broodmares. The most famous result of this royal cross is Dajana's full brother, the phenomenal Druid - 1996 and 1997 Race Horse of the Year, Triple Crown winner of the most classic stakes: Produce, Derby and Criterium, considered the best Polish racer in the last 70 years, sold to Turkey for the record price of 500.000 USD.
ELFINA, brown 1994 Pamir x Elektroda by Engano
Janów Podlaski Stud gives one of its most promising young mares - ELFINA. This proven broodmare of exotic black color and valuable producer represents the rare old Polish pedigree based on the best Polish Kuhailan strains, Kuhailan Afas and Kuhailan Haifi, both imported in 1931 to Gumniska. Elfina is sired by Pamir - one of the best Probat has ever produced - 1988 Race Horse of the Year, 1989 Stockholm World Cup Champion Stallion, 1989 and 1990 Polish National Reserve Champion Stallion and 1993 Polish National Champion Stallion. Pamir was also an incomparable racer, winner of five important stakes, including Derby.
ELLADA, baie 1991 Balon x Emigracja by Palas
-Polish National Reserve Champion Mare 1998, Polish National Junior Champion Filly 1993, World Class quality broodmare, a daughter of the "Golden Lady of Michałów" - phenomenal Emigracja - 1991 Polish National Reserve Champion Mare, a modern legend for Michałów and the entire Polish breeding program as the foundress of her own dynasty of champions, males and females who in turn have raised the breeding standard of Arabian perfection. These legends include: Polish National and European Champion Mare Emigrantka; Polish National and All Nations Cup Champion Mare Emanacja; European, British National and Polish National Junior Champion Mare Emilda; World Champion and European/All Nations Cup Reserve Champion Mare Emanda; European and Polish National Junior Champion Mare El Dorada; European Champion, All Nations Cup Reserve Champion and twice Polish National Reserve Champion Stallion Emigrant; and US and Polish National Champion Stallion as well as Canadian National Reserve Champion Stallion and English Pleasure Emanor. Ellada is undoubtedly the best Polish born daughter of Swedish National Champion and Polish National Reserve Champion Stallion Balon, a direct descendant of the family of Bałałajka (dam of Bask and Bandola), one of the most highly regarded dam families in the world.
WIPERA, black 1992 Fawor x Wendeta by Pals
Another very refined and charismatic Michałów broodmare -WIPERA, with an intriguingly rare black color is one of the best daughters of Fawor - 1983 World, European and Polish National Junior Champion Colt as well as 1990 Polish National Champion Stallion. Honoured as 1994 Polish National Reserve Junior Champion Filly, Wipera is one of the best representatives of the sensational show mare family of Werbena, which includes her maternal granddam Weneda - Swedish National Champion Mare (at age 18), dynamic Wioleta - UK International Reserve Champion Mare and her own dam - the captivating, show stopper Wendeta - class winner at the European Championships and a perennial favorite at the Polish National Show where she was named reserve class winner twice (1995 & 1996) in the most prestigious class for Mares 7 years of age and over. Wendeta is also the dam of Wernera - 1994 Italian National Champion Mare, Wagram - 1994 Argentinean Reserve Champion Stallion, and the beautiful Warsowia, dam of Polish chief sire Wachlarz.
ESCALONA, grey 1991 Eldon x Eskandia by Probat
The refined and athletic mare ESCALONA with great show potential represents a blend of the most valuable Polish breeding lines. She is by Eldon - the chief progenitor of the Ilderim d.b. sire line in Poland - 1991 European Supreme Champion Stallion, 1993 British National Reserve Champion Stallion and 1992 Polish National Champion Stallion - is a celebrated sire of champions including: Anegdota - 1998 Białka Spring Show Champion Mare and Best in Show; Piaff - 1999 Polish National Junior Champion Stallion; Edeon - 1994 Polish National Junior Champion Stallion; Emika - 2001 Polish National Reserve Junior Champion Mare; as well as Persenkówka and Epruwetka - Reserve Senior Champion Mare winners at the Wels International Show.
34th PRIDE of POLAND Sale
Janów Podlaski, August 10th, 2003
In 2003 Janów Podlaski, Michałów and Białka Studs presented their PRIDE of POLAND offerings to the world's most prestigious Arabian auction on Sunday, 10th of August. The Sale list was commencing with the two world-class daughters of Poland's most illustrious mares.
EMBELLA, grey 1995 Monogramm x Emanacja by Eukaliptus is an extraordinary opportunity for international Arabian breeders - a daughter of the immortal EMANACJA and the very best MONOGRAMM daughter ever offered at public auction inPoland.
She is the oldest of EMANACJA's three MONOGRAMM daughters, all successful show mares including the stylish EMPIRYKA - Polish Spring Show Reserve Champion Filly and the exotic ESPADRILLA - a multiple Polish National and international Top Five winner. Her dam, EMANACJA was a breed treasure, having won the titles of All Nations Cup Champion Mare, Polish National Champion Mare/Best in Show, European Junior Champion Filly, Polish National Junior Champion Filly and World Reserve Junior Champion Filly, and for having produced: EMILDA - European Champion Mare, All Nations Cup Reserve Champion Mare, British National Champion Mare, Polish National Junior Champion Filly and twice Polish National Reserve Champion Mare; EMANDA - World Champion Mare, European Reserve Champion Mare, All Nations Cup Reserve Champion Mare and Junior Champion Filly, and Polish National and Białka Spring Show Reserve Junior Champion Filly; and EMANOR - US National Champion Stallion, Polish National Champion Stallion/Best in Show, Canadian National Reserve Champion Stallion and English Pleasure, Canadian National Champion Park Horse and Scottsdale Champion English Pleasure. EMANACJA remains the most important member of the legendary Michałów family of EMIGRACJA - the source of numerous international champions known for ideal Arabian type, aristocratic quality and elegance and abundant athleticism, including EMIGRANTKA, EMIGRANT, EL DORADA, EMMONA, EMIRA, EL MUNDO, EDEON, ERLANDA, ELANDRA and ELLADA.
PILOTKA,grey 1995 Pamir x Pilina by Eternit
A pearl from the Janów Podlaski family of PIEWICA, PILOTKA is a captivating young mare with an abundance of type, presence, quality and charisma. Pilotka's dam, PILINA, is a daughter of the immortal PILARKA - World Champion, twice European Champion, World Cup Champion and British National Champion Mare - a stunning beauty of perfect Arabian type, charming femininity, show-stopping charisma and a trademark graceful, lofty trot, to whom Pilotka is strikingly similar. PILARKA was the dam of Polish National Champion Mare PIPI, Polish National Junior Champion PIANOLA and Polish National Class winner PINIA, stars amongst the renowned "P" family of champions, which includes PENITENT, PIECHUR, PIRUET, PEPTON, PENICYLINA, PENTODA, PESAL, PILOT, PISTACJA, PIAFF, PIKARDIA, PILAR and PIANOSA. As a daughter of PAMIR - Polish National Champion, World Cup Champion, Polish Racehorse of the Year and Derby Winner - Pilotka exhibits many of the exemplary qualities - classic beauty, balanced conformation, impressive substance and abundant athleticism - of her sire and his champion get: European, Polish National and British National Champion EMILDA; Polish National Champion/Best in Show, Polish Racehorse of the Year - Derby and Criterium winner BATYSKAF; Swedish National and All Scandinavian Reserve Champion Stallion ALT; Belgian National Champion Mare ELDORA; Polish Racehorse of the Year - Derby and Criterium winner and track record holder GEPARD; Derby winner GAFAL; and Oaks winners ELCANTA and EMANUELA.
PERTYCJA, grey 1995 Pers x Petycja by Palas
A Białka-bred beauty tracing to the most important foundation mare PENTOZA, PERTYCJA is a delightful young mare of noble Saklawi heritage. Feminine and graceful with plentiful type, a long, elegant neck, strength of conformation and ample athletic ability, Pertycja promises to be both a serious international show prospect and prolific broodmare. She traces tail-female on both sides of her pedigree to Janów Podlaski legend PENTODA - Polish National Reserve Champion Mare and Kohelian I Stakes winner, and the dam of five champion, including: US National Champion Mare PENICYLINA; German National Champion Mare PERFIDIA; Austrian National Champion Mare PETARDA; Polish National Junior Champion Filly PEREŁKA; and Belgian National Champion Stallion PEDANT. Pertycja's sire is the elegant double-Bandos stallion PERS, an excellent source of type and athleticism, as demonstrated in his many valuable get, including Swedish National Champions NECESSA and PREFERENCE and Polish Derby winner OSTRAGON. Her dam, PETYCJA, is the most beautiful daughter of Białka cornerstone PENTOZA, the dam of 11 valuable foals including Polish National Top Five PASSADA and the esteemed PERFORACJA - dam of Polish National Senior and Junior Champion Stallion/Best in Show, All Nations Cup Reserve Champion Stallion and Italian National Reserve Champion Stallion PESAL.
35th PRIDE OF POLAND Sale
Janów Podlaski, August 15th, 2004
SAVVANNAH, baie 1997 Monach x Sarmacja by Gil
Topping the list of world-class mares is racing superstar SAVVANNAH from Janów Podlaski, a daughter of racing phonemes Monarch AH and Sarmacja, winner of 10 Stakes races in Polandincluding the Europa Cup, Oaks and Criterium. Remarkably, she is the most recent Oaks and Criterium winner of six successive generations of record-breaking females from the family of Sabellina; her sire Monarch adds yet another cross to the Triple Crown Winner making SAVVANNAH one of the most accomplished and well-bred race mares in recent racing history.
Michałów is offering three of its very best Monogramm daughters, topping the quality offered with high seller Embella (140.000 Euro) as well as Figlarka (105.000 Euro) in 2003. Each boasts an impeccable pedigree along with an enviable show record: ESKALOPKA - European Champion Mare, Polish National Reserve Champion Mare and World Top Ten Mare out of Polish National Champion Egzotyka; PALESTYNA - Polish National Top Five Mare and Class Winner at the All Nations Cup out of Middle East Champion Mare Palestra; and EKSCELLA - Polish National Champion Mare out of champion producer ESTANCJA, dam of European Reserve Champion and Polish National Junior Champion Mare Estarda.
The Pride of Poland 2004 Collection contains several other outstanding mares from Białka, Michałów and Janów Podlaski including: Polish National Champion ANEGDOTA, Polish Oaks Winner ESTELKA, Polish Top Five Winners EUSKARA, ENIGMA, EQVIRIA, WENESSA, EKSPOZYCJA and PUSTYNNA DROGA and daughters of champion producers such as ARTEMIZA, BAIDA, EPIFRAZA, ERIA, NITRA, PROMOCJA, WRZAWA and ZEFIRKA.
36th PRIDE OF POLAND Sale
Janów Podlaski, 14th of August, 2005
The record breaking Monogramm daughters of 2004 are trumped in 2005 with the offering of the ultra-exotic international champion ELANDRA, considered by many to be his most enchantingly beautiful daughter, whose genetic heritage is further enhanced as the only daughter of the unforgettable international champion Erlanda, full sister to the ethereal Emigrantka and Emanacja. Four magnificent daughters of the legendary Eukaliptus also headline the 2005 collection including the luminous Polish National Champion LARISSA, the ever-dynamic Polish National Senior Mare winner HEROLDIA and the glorious, regally-bred AMBA. Five promising daughters of the perennially valuable sire Eldon, European & Polish National Champion, have also been made available including the accomplished Polish Oaks winner FISZKA and the aspiring show ring superstar EGZYNA. Champion producers ZATOKA and PUSTYNNA TARCZA add proven predictability to the offering, while established broodmatrons and show ring veterans CELNA, EQVIRIA, EUZETIA and BAJADA combine both the promise of future champion produce and the certainty of show rings honours abroad.
In addition to the exquisite broodmares, this year's Pride of Poland stage is graced by three exceptional sires, all of which combine both athletic ability and extraordinary beauty. HARBIN, son of the legendary Eukaliptus, is not only the Polish National Champion Stallion of 2004 but also an outstanding racehorse, bested in the major trials only by the phenomenal Druid. OSTRAGON, a very correct and masculine sire, excelled in movement both at the track, showing speed by winning the Derby, and at National Shows, receiving perfect twenties for his gliding trot and a standing ovation in liberty classes. And last but not least - GAFAL - a promising young sire, who has already gained respect abroad. Sired by Pamir, he is a Derby winner just like his father.
37th PRIDE OF POLAND SALE
Janów Podlaski, August 13th, 2006
PREDICTABILITY - PRODUCTIVITY - PROMISE
These virtues continue to be guiding principles of the centuries-old Polish Arabian breeding program. For the past 38 years, the annual Polish Arabian auction - the Pride of Poland - has evolved into the premier venue in which these foundation characteristics are fulfilled. International breeders and enthusiasts have come to expect the very best from the Polish auction - the predictability of renowned sire and dam lines built upon generations of accomplished breeding and performance champions; the productivity of sires and dams who continue to set the standard in the Arabian breed; and the promise of young mares and stallions from proven bloodlines, awaiting their chance to achieve on the international stage.
Standard setters in the show ring and record setters in the sale ring, the daughters of MONOGRAMM have grown to epitomize the excellence of the Polish Arabian breeding program. Six exemplary daughters have achieved six-figure sale prices since 2003, an exclusive group which includes European Champion ESKALOPKA, Polish National Champion EKSCELLA as well as the unforgettable beauties PALESTYNA and ELANDRA. Two exceptional MONOGRAMM daughters are offered in the 2006 collection from Michałów's most notable dam lines: the gorgeous GEHENNA from the accomplished dam family of GIZELA and the elegant ELGANDA from the incomparable "E" family of ESTOKADA.
The 2006 collection once again offers an elite selection of the best daughters of legendary broodmare sire EUKALIPTUS. Cherished the world over for their incredible beauty and remarkable prolificacy, these mares have set the standard as show winners and consistent producers for over two decades. Represented by European Champion ESKLAWA, Polish National Champion LARISSA and international champions HULANKA and EGNA in the past, EUKALIPTUS is once again in the spotlight in 2006 with 5 magnificent daughters offered. These include: the regal beautyPEPESZA, champion producer from Janów's unparalleled "P" family of champions; alluring ALEGORIA - a royal descendant of the "Queen of Janów" ALGERIA; the athletic TRIPLA - the best daughter of international champion producer TREMA; and enchanting EMANTKA - a double EUKALIPTUS-bred descendant of the legendary EMIGRACJA through the ethereal EMANACJA.
Several premier offerings in 2006 descend directly from the elite daughters of EUKALIPTUS. The eldest and most accomplished of these is the glorious HULA, Polish National Top Five Mare, champion producer and the best daughter of All Scandinavian Reserve Champion HULANKA. The only daughter of European, Polish National and twice All Scandinavian Champion Mare ESKLAWA is also among the collection: ESTURIA, sired by international champion ECAHO, has been a consistent Top Five winner at the Polish Nationals. The legendary EMANACJA, European, All Nations Cup and Polish National Champion, is also represented with one her youngest daughters - EL MINIA - who best combines the beauty, stretch and athleticism of her multi-international champion sire PESAL.
EUKALIPTUS and MONOGRAMM strongly influence the selection of sires offered in Pride of Poland 2006. Chief among these isEMROD, a multi-international champion all across Europe, who is uniquely linebred to both EUKALIPTUS and the family of ESKAPADA through his Polish National champion sire and dam, EMIGRANT and EMPRESSA, respectively. Babolna International ChampionMIGRANT is another impressive son of European Champion EMIGRANT, who typifies the MONOGRAMM strengths through his multi-champion producing dam MINA.
Poland has had great success in producing and selling several of the great racehorses and racehorse sires in the Arabian breed. This impressive group of athletes has included: WIKING, SAMBOR, ORZEL and PAMIR as well as auction record setters BATYSKAF and DRUID. Triple Crown winner WILIAM & Derby victor ESPADEROjoin this elite group in 2006 as a major highlight of the Pride of Poland collection. Superbly conformed, impressively accomplished and aristocratically bred, WILIAM & ESPADERO represent the pinnacle of achievement for the Polish Arabian breeding program.
The Arabians of Poland are without peer internationally as the best source of consistent productivity. Over the decades mares and stallions purchased in the Polish auctions have gone on to positively influence breeding programs in every corner of the world. The 2006 collection continues this grand tradition with several superlative individuals from the best sire and dam lines offered.
The premier "P" family of champions made famous in Janów Podlaski and Bialka is represented with six mares. The best of these include: the ethereal Polish National Top Five winner PEPESZA - the most beloved daughter of the exquisite PESTKA - and dam of International Champion PERSEUSZ; superbly conformed and royally bred PILICA - daughter of Polish National Champions FAWOR and PIPI - a Polish Top Five winner and dam of European & Polish National Champion PALMETA. Two descendants of the incomparable World Champion PILARKA are also among the collection: PIWNICA and PIASTA. Bialka aristocrat dam PERFORACJA, dam of international sensation PESAL, is represented with her lovely daughter PERFAZJA, sired by Polish National Champion Stallion & Racehorse of the Year BATYSKAF.
Michałów's legendary "E" family of Milordka is once again in the spotlight with several exceptional representatives amongst the offering. The descendants of EMIGRACJA - "Pearl of Michałów" and without question the most prolific source of champions in modern Polish Arabian breeding - are among the best in the auction. These include descendants of: inimitable international champion and aristocrat producer EMANACJA - EL MINIA & Polish National Top Five winner EMANTKA; ENTELLA - a daughter of Polish National Champions ELLADA and GENGES; and ENTUZA - a daughter of EUKALIPTUS out of Polish National Top Five winner EKOLOGIA. European and Polish National Champion EMIGRANTKA figures strongly into the pedigree of Vilhelmsborg International, Polish National & Swedish National Champion EMROD. His best get inSweden include several international and National winners bred at Blommerod.
The extraordinary "E" family of Milordka is further represented by: Polish National Top five winner and champion producer ELGANDA; the elegant SANADIK EL SHAKLAN daughter ELIGIA; the elegantESTURIA - Polish National Top five winner and daughter of international champion ECAHO and ESKLAWA; as well as EUDOCJA- a promising daughter of World Champion EKSTERN who traces tail female to ESTOKADA through both sire and dam.
The legendary BALALAJKA - "Miss Albigowa" and the dam of breed foundations BASK, BANDOLA and ARFA - is represented by two exceptional females. HULA sets the international standard as one of the most beautiful mares in Poland. Her aristocratic pedigree lends credibility to not only her enchanting beauty but to her predictable ability to produce champions such as Polish National Top Five winner HUN. The promising BARKA descends directly from BANDOLA through her youngest daughter BALLADA, dam of Polish & Swedish National Champion BALON.
PARMA - Polish producer extraordinaire as the dam of the five international champion sons PARTNER, PAMIR, PARYS, PASAT and POLONEZ - is represented by three splendid descendants. These include PORFIRIA out of the exquisite PARANA, PARELLA out of international champion PARTYTURA, and PARMENA, out of the lastPARMA daughter PARAFRAZA.
Several individual stars represent the remaining exceptional dam families in Poland. Polish National class winner FRASKATA, the most dynamic mover in all of Poland, typifies the extraordinary athletic ability and consistent quality of the dam family of FORTA. The beautifully conformed WOJSLAW daughter LORETTA is a half sister to Polish National Champion LARISSA through her aristocrat dam LINDA, a beautiful and beloved daughter of PALAS. The ultra-exotic Polish National Champion ANGOLA is represented by two lovely descendants through her international champion daughter ANTWERPIA: ANTENA and ANTONIA. Aristocrat dam GIZELA, pillar of Michałów's esteemed "G" family of champions, is represented by her delightful daughter GEHENNA and granddaughter GRYZETKA, daughter of Oaks winner GARONNA and sister to multi-international champion GANGES. Janów's regally bred EDREADA traces directly to the epochal broodmatron ETNA through the beloved Polish National Champion EQUITANA.ESTERIA, an attractive daughter of British National Champion GABARYT, traces directly to Polish foundation mare ELLORA through ELEKTRA, dam of international sire of significance EL GHAZI. The enchantingly feminine ARARAT daughter ZWADA is out of Polish National Reserve Champion ZALETA, a descendant of All Nations Cup Champion ZAZULA and close relative to World & US National Champion ZAGROBLA.
Unparalleled promise is the hallmark of the Pride of Poland auction. The astonishing list of horses offered in the auction who have gone on to achieve success for their new owners is without equal in the Arabian horse world. This "Who's Who" list of champions includes: European Champions EMILDA & PIKIETA; British National Champions PILARKA, SASZA & PREMIER; US National Winners KORDELAS, EL MUNDO & ORDYNEK; Canadian National Champions EDINA & CAMEA; and International Champions EUSKARA, PROGNOZA, EWAKUACJA, PALESTRA, GRENLANDIA, ENDEL, FERNANDO, PALBA, EGNA & ALT. While several of the exceptional mares and stallions listed earlier already have credentials behind them and have the proficient ability to achieve success in show rings around the world, it is the promise of the superbly bred youngsters that makes the 2006 collection most intriguing.
Polish National Champion & US Reserve National Champion GANGES is represented with several gifted sons and daughters in the 2006 collection. Each inherit his superlative athletic ability, his long elegant neck, proud aristocratic carriage and well balanced, substantial conformation. Full siblings ENTELLA & ENNIS, promising young sires ZYGMUNT and ZAKAZANY OWOC, as well as the lovely young MARITA all typify the lasting legacy of GANGES.
International champion and sire of significance ECAHO is represented with three young daughters, each descending from the most esteemed dam families. The eldest of these, ESTURIA, extends the legacy of her ethereal dam ESKLAWA. PIASTA carries on the tradition of World & European champion PILARKA. CELESTAembodies the beauty and elegance of CEDULA and CELNA, the latter an unforgettable star from Pride of Poland 2005.
Several promising daughters of MONAR typify the athletic ability, superb conformation and unique type of their sire. WYROCZNIAand FANGORIA are both out of superlative daughters of MONOGRAMM. ORIKA and PANNA descend directly from Bialka-bred champions representing Poland's most athletic dam families.
Polish National Champion ARARAT, always a reliable source of exotic type, feminine elegance and exceptional scope and size, is represented by an exceptionally well-bred group of daughters.BARKA, ANTONIA, ZWADA, PORFIRIA, & EDREADA are among the most promising mares in the 2006 collection; the handsome young EPOLET stands out as a rising star amongst the stallions.
Polish National, Dutch National, All Nations Cup Reserve and thrice World Top Ten Champion PESAL is represented with an exemplary group of daughters. The royally bred EL MINIA leads the way, followed by the pleasant PIRAMIDA and the athletically inclinedABBA.
Two young daughters of international champion mares are also among the most interesting of the 2006 Pride of Poland collection.OLIVIA, daughter of European champion ELDON & All Scandinavian Champion OLITA, beautifully combines the elegance and extravagant length of neck of her dam with the power and athletic structure of her sire. A similar phenotypic result is evident in ENDYWIA, a daughter of Triple Crown winning racehorse WILIAM and European Champion Mare ESKALOPKA, a charming young mare with the style, charisma and enchanting femininity of her dam and the powerful, substantial conformation of her sire.
Abounding in accomplished predictability, established productivity and infinite promise, the 2006 Pride of Poland auction collection affirms that Arabian Horse Days in Poland will once again continue to set the standard for the Arabian breed. We look forward to sharing this exceptional collection of horses with you and to seeing all of you in August!
38th PRIDE OF POLAND Sale
Janów Podlaski, 12th of August, 2007
Long considered one of the most important Arabian auctions in the world, the Pride of Poland Sale serves as an important barometer to Arabian pricing worldwide. Some of the finest Arabians ever sold at public auction have passed through this all-important sales ring and silent sale, horses like BANDOS, BANAT, BATYSKAF, DRUID, PAMIR, ELANDRA, and SAVVANNAH. Therefore it has become a mandatory destination for the elite Arabian trainers and breeders in the world for the simple reason that the Pride of Poland Sale serves as the most significant access for international breeders to the Polish breeding programs.
While the main auction receives a majority of the attention, the silent sale has also provided a wealth of opportunity. WIKING, EL GHAZI, KORDELAS, and DĘBOWIEC are proof of the extraordinary value for modest pricing in the silent sale as well. Consequently each Spring, the list of horses consigned to both the main auction and silent sale is eagerly anticipated, often proving to be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for serious modern breeders and show/ race enthusiasts to make a key purchase.
We have daughters of Polish breeding „milestones”: ALTONA (by Eukaliptus), ERRARA (by Monogramm), PIETA (by Gazal Al Shaqab), PRALINA and POLENTA (by Ecaho); proven broodmatrons, which have fulfilled their roles in the Polish breeding program, with successful progeny at home, thus at the prime of their productive years they can leave the Polish Studs to establish new dynasties abroad: WIAŹMA, BELLADONA, WANILIA, ALTONA; as well as promising young showstars, who are more than capable of reaching for the highest achievements at international arenas: SIKLAWA, PRUDENCJA, CELTA, EKONOMIKA, EUSALA, PIETA, ZŁOTA WIEŻA, EUKARIONT and EPICENTRUM. Aficionados of the performance Arabian should turn their attention to horses boasting successes from the Polish racing program: MAJOR, FIROSETTA, BELLADONA, DIAMENT, ZŁOTA WIEŻA. An extraordinary opportunity will be the presentation of NINIWA - a mare of petite height but huge athletic talent - European Arabian Horse Show Jumping Champion of 2006.
First up - ALTONA, one of the most sensational young daughters of Arabian breed legend EUKALIPTUS tracing to ALGERIA - the “Queen of Janów” – ALTONA represents the elite of the Janów Podlaski breeding program. Classically feminine with a noble elegance and superior breed type, ALTONA is blessed with the beautiful head, tremendous length and shape of neck as well as overall smoothness and harmony of design of her sire, the superb balance, strength of coupling and exceptional conformation of her dam along with the large, liquid eyes, aristocratic quality and ethereal presence of her maternal granddam. Like her full sisters AMRA, Polish National Champion/Best in Show winner, and AMBA, former Pride of Poland superstar and a young broodmare of great value for Hennessey Arabians, USA, ALTONA is a premier daughter of illustrious broodmatron ALBIGOWA, a mare of superlative quality and class and the most gorgeous eyes in Poland –cherished as the most valuable daughter of her immortal dam ALGERIA. In the grand tradition of her superlative dam, ALTONA has already produced two exceptional fillies for Janów Podlaski: the sensational show winner ALTAMIRA and the very promising ALABAMA. Without compromise, ALTONA represents the very best of the Polish breeding program - as one of the last daughters of EUKALIPTUS, expect her contribution to the next generation of the Arabian horse to be significant and lasting.
Janów’s hallmark „P” family is represented by POLENTA and PIETA. A full sister to the extraordinary PALMETA – European Senior Champion, Polish National Junior Champion/Best in Show, Polish Spring Show Junior Champion, Warsaw Summer Show Senior Champion & World Top Ten Junior Champion Mare, POLENTA represents the rare opportunity to buy into one of the most renowned and accomplished dam lines is the Arabian breed. Her dam PILICA is considered the best producing daughter of PIPI – Polish National & Masters Open Champion Mare – a Janów Podlaski legend as the dam of nine extraordinary champions producer, a crowning achievement unrivalled in the history of Polish Arabian breeding. Through PILICA, POLENTA inherits the extraordinary phenotypic gifts of PIPI and PILARKA - World Champion, twice European Champion, World Cup Champion as well as British National Champion Mare & Supreme Show Champion - a stunning beauty of perfect Arabian type, charming femininity, show-stopping charisma with an unforgettable trademark trot characterized by incredible loftiness and powerful elegance. This incomparable heritage is further magnified with the contribution of her sire - Polish National Champion & US National Top Ten ECAHO – arguably one of the most influential and prototypical Arabian stallions in the world today. ECAHO further blesses POLENTA with the ethereal elegance and incomparable aristocracy of the legendary World Champion ETRURIA and the “Queen of Poland” BANDOLA. POLENTA sells in foal to US National Champion ENZO for 2008 for what is sure to be the next generation of excellence for the Arabian breed.
One of the most promising young daughters of international Sire of Significance GAZAL AL SHAQAB, PIETA perfectly represents the Pride of Poland as the masterful combination of the breed’s most elite and accomplished individuals. Her sire, World Champion GAZAL AL SHAQAB, is the ideal combination of his exemplary Egyptian and Polish heritage through National Champions KAJORA & RUMINAJA ALI, World Champion KABORR, and Supreme Champion ANAZA EL FARID. As the proud progenitor of this incomparable heritage, GAZAL has established himself as a sire of legendary proportion, with World Champion MARWAN AL SHAQAB, EMANDORIA & PIANISSIMA as the best examples of his lasting contribution. Maternally, PIETA is a member of Janów Podlaski’s indomitable “P” family of champions through that family’s most exotically beautiful and irrefutably legendary member – World Champion PILARKA. PILARKA has blessed generations of progeny with her aristocratic elegance and one-of-a-kind enchanting beauty, including PIETA’s grandam, National Champion & all time leading aristocrat dam PIPI, as well as her dam, National Champion PILAR, dam also to Polish National Champion & Best in Show winner PINGA, full sister to PIETA. Destiny awaits this distinguished young beauty – her astonishing good looks, impeccable pedigree, and expectant 2008 foal by International Champion GANGES make her a sure bet for success.
And last but not least - a member of the famous athletic family of the mare Sabellina, in which a dosage of Egyptian blood revealed show talent. As one of the most beautiful and accomplished daughters of LAHEEB, SIKLAWA perfectly embodies the elegance and exoticism of her Egyptian heritage with the strength and power of her Polish dam line. Snow white, with a full and flowing mane, forelock and tail, SIKLAWA serves as the prototype for the modern Saklawi Arabian. Her superb type, refined head, lean and elegantly shaped neck, harmonious build, desert dryness and distinct aristocratic bearing are the trademark gifts of her sire LAHEEB, a multi-international champion in the show ring, who has proven himself one of the most influential Straight Egyptian sires in the world. Maternally, SIKLAWA inherits the outstanding balance and solid conformation of her dam family, along with abundant maternal capacity, strength and substance, as well as proven athletic performance. Her distaff family is that of the indomitable SABDA, foundress of the famous “S” family of champion athletes, renowned for having produced seven continuous generations of female race champions in both the Oaks & the Derby. SIKLAWA sells in foal for 2008 to Brazilian National Champion EL NABILA B, the international standard of the Egyptian-Russian cross, a breeding combination which makes her a sure bet for success.
In its diverse offer, Michałów put forth the “big ones”. Unfailingly among these ERRARA will have many supporters. As one of the most superlatively designed, exotically beautiful and extravagant moving daughters of MONOGRAMM, ERRARA exemplifies the world-class caliber of the Arabian mares of Michałów. ERRARA excels as an Arabian mare of superior type, noble elegance, endearing femininity, perfectly balanced three-dimensional proportion, stellar structure, broody capacity, and resilient substance, with an exotically refined head, a long lean wonderfully shaped neck, ideal length, strength and slope through the shoulder and hindquarter, impressive depth of girth, and brilliantly animated, powerfully impulsive movement with considerable length, lightness of loftiness of stride. ERRARA is widely recognized as one of the best get of her significant sire MONOGRAMM, whose contribution to Polish breeding and the international success of Michałów is nothing short of extraordinary, especially through his daughters, who alone have secured his lasting legacy to the breed. As a direct tail-female descendant of Oaks and Criterium winner ESTOKADA, ERRARA belongs to Michałów’s world-renowned “E” family of champions, through her athletically gifted COMET daughter ESTONIA. Her daughters ESTRADA & ESTRELA established strong families of capable performers, with numerous winners in the most important shows all across Europe as well is in Poland’s most prestigious races. ERRARA’s dam ESTELA, a Bask and Embargo Stakes winner who also finished second in the Sambor, Kohelian I, Comet and Orgia Stakes, was one of PROBAT’s most beautifully regal and well constructed daughters, and an accomplished producer of exotically typical, superbly conformed, tenacious athletes. The splendid combination of MONOGRAMM brilliance and the supreme athletic heritage from Michałów’s most celebrated dam family makes ERRARA an obvious choice for the international breeder committed to excellence on all levels.
PRUDENCJA, as an accomplished broodmare and experienced show horse, has what it takes to become the cream of the crop. A beautiful champion daughter of esteemed Polish sire EMIGRANT, PRUDENCJA typifies the excellence of both her sire and her dam line. As both a show horse and a sire, EMIGRANT has served as the standard for superlative Arabian type, with his perfectly designed, exotic head, large luminous eyes, small well shaped ears, refined muzzle, upright neck, superb balance, strong, level topline, excellent tail carriage and powerful animated movement. Maternally, PRUDENCJA belongs to the esteemed Michałów branch of the Gazella dam line through the distinguished TARASZCZA, a Polish confiscate who founded an invaluable dynasty of descendants at Tersk, including All Union Exhibition Champions TEPLITSA, NASLEDNIK & TALANTLIVAIA, Russian dam of Distinction NITOCHKA, and most importantly, legendary international sire & All Union Exhibition Champion NEGATIW. The Polish “P” branch of this family originated with Polish Oaks winner PORFIRA, dam of the similarly accomplished PARDWA. The PARDWA family includes Canadian Top Ten English Pleasure winner PERKOZ and the priceless Polish broodmatron PLISZKA, primarily through whom this branch has gained its greatest acclaim internationally. The dam of a remarkable 18 foals, the descendants of PLISZKA include dozens of accomplished performers with significant achievements in the most elite international competition. This combination of EMIGRANT and PLISZKA is a sure bet for imminent success in the show ring, the performance arena and the breeding barn.
The Polish breeding program is visible in the “bold and beautiful” ZŁOTA WIEŻA. Large framed, superbly constructed, elegantly refined in an enchanting shade of rich dark bay, Polish Stakes Champion & Polish National winner ZŁOTA WIEŻA embodies both the phenotypic strength and genetic predictability of her exceptional and highly esteemed heritage. Her sire is the international phenomenon GANGES – a many times champion in the show ring and on the track – whose best get inherit his large, elegant, well balanced, harmonious frame, considerable strength and substance, excellent conformation, length, shape and set of neck, a distinct aristocratic bearing as well as his undeniably accomplished athleticism. The distaff side of ZŁOTA WIEŻA’s pedigree is also regally distinct, as she is a member of Poland’s sensational “Z” family of international beauties and consummate athletes. ZŁOTA WIEŻA descends directly through ZULA and ZAZULA, mares from whom she inherits exceptional feminine charm, large lustrous eyes, an elegant upright forehand and a smooth harmonious outline. Both ZULA & ZAZULA are remembered as two of Michałów’s all time legendary beauties, who have furthermore proven their worth as broodmatrons of merit as the combined source of several prestigious international winners. As one of the most appealing and accomplished young Kuhailan mares of her generation, expect ZŁOTA WIEŻA to leave a long and lasting impact on the next generation of international Arabian breeding.
WIAŹMA’S fan club will definitely show up for the last performance of this meritorious mare under the banner of Michałów. Broodmatron supreme at Michałów, WIAŹMA is indisputably the best daughter of the legendary US National Champion Mare WIZJA. Very much her mother’s daughter, WIAŹMA is an absolute stunner whenever given the opportunity to strut her stuff. Her stellar attributes include a completely enrapturing presence, undeniable timeless aristocratic quality, outstanding shape and length of neck, length and elasticity of throatlatch, broody maternal substance, and exuberant “snort & blow”. These qualities are further enhanced by her hallmark characteristics: the largest, most luminous liquid black eyes and an incomparable show-stopping trot of sensational power, impulsion and animation. These virtues have earned WIAŹMA first place honours at the Polish National Show, but her greatest triumph came as the very first Polish Spring Show Junior Champion Filly. Amazingly, she has produced two daughters who have earned the same titles - WIEŻA BABEL & WIEŻA WIATRóW – back-to-back winners as Junior Champion Fillies & Best in Show. Their sister, WIEŻA MARZEŃ is another Polish National Show class winner. Those breeders who demand nothing but the very best will find the ultimate combination of genetic supremacy and phenotypic excellence in WIAŹMA – the legacy of unforgettable WIZJA lives on.
Białka’s offer is best characterized by youth, designating the daughters of Pesal. The most attractive among these promises to be EKONOMIKA. An elegant, harmoniously designed young mare with a noble Saklawi pedigree, EKONOMIKA typifies the aspiring potential of the young mares in the 2007 Pride of Poland. EKONOMIKA is sired by PESAL, an immensely successful show horse over the last decade in the toughest international competition. PESAL has further proven his worth successful as a sire of several impressive show champions, each of whom has inherited his superlative type and quality, elegant upright carriage, harmonious design, well-conformed structure and powerful movement. Tail female, EKONOMIKA belongs to the dam family of the illustrious ELLORA, one of the most celebrated daughters of WITRAŻ, and the dam of: US National Champion EL PASO; Polish National Champion ELEWACJA; Polish Derby winner ELFUR; and the beautiful broodmatron ELEKTRA – dam of US Reserve National Champion English Pleasure, Polish Stakes winner & international sire of significance EL GHAZI. The legacy of ELLORA also includes: US National Champion KAJORA; US National Champion English Pleasure Futurity BSF ELECTRA; Polish chief sires ELLORUS & EL AZRAK; and World Champion GAZAL AL SHAQAB.