Caithness Sunchariot

CAITHNESS SUNCHARIOT  1978 purebred arabian stallion - Sirocco x Letoke (Aus).

15.1hh, registered NZ Light Hack and Hunter Improvement Society.

Impeccable temperament
Extremely intelligent
Great deal of presence
Good bone
Athletic rhythmic gait
Covers the ground with ease
Heart score of 126


They have great presence
Good bone
Impeccable temperaments
They inherit his movement
Whenever Sunchariot progeny compete under saddle or in hand they're never unplaced
Excellent sire to use to achieve ultimate endurance horse
Crosses with ponies to add presence and movement for all purpose, i.e. dressage, showing, endurance
Owners of progeny have been informing us how quiet and sensible these horses are at all levels

SUNCHARIOT has the oldest 100% Crabbet Bloodlines available. This makes the ultimate endurance horse as can be seen from results. His full sister CAITHNESS WALTZAWAY produced the well known endurance horse OASIS DESERT SONG quoted ‘the ultimate in saddle horses'.

OASIS DESERT SONG: First Arabian Stallion to achieve the working role of merit. Among his more notable achievements - 3rd Tom Quilty (160km), 4th in Shahzada (400km) and best horse at Kangaroo Valley (80km).

Sunchariot progeny getting results CAITHNESS FENDI 250km Award 1999, CAITHNESS MOONRAKER II due to do his 1st 49km, going extremely well and going kindly. CAITHNESS LUTECE: always placed in pony classes plus part bred Arabian classes. Doing pony eventing won 1st cup day.

Whenever Sunchariot progeny compete under saddle or in hand they're never unplaced.


Progeny includes:

x Aquamanda

C. Fendi 2001 filly
x Aquamanda

C. Lete'ce 1999 filly
x Aquamanda

C. Moonraker, Yearling

C. Morning Star, 2 year old





703 Grahams Road, 
RD 4, Ashburton,
New Zealand

About Caithness Stud

The ultimate goal has always been to produce top-quality sporthorses with wonderful temperaments and movement. "We feel that the quality of Dorchester and Maestro as our founding sires. With these foundation bloodlines we are able to introduce our new sire's with new bloodlines to continue to improve our quality  continue to achieve our goals" says Annabelle  

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