369 died on February 13, 2007. He died from colic. We
send our condolences to his rider and trainer Belinda Narin Wertman and
Mary Alice Malone and staff at Iron Spring Farm.
for a video on Goffert 369
Reitse x Cobus
Born: 1994, 1.68m (16.3hh)
SPRING FARM- Coatesville,PA
Owner: Iron Spring
June 14, 1994
by Friesian Paardenstamboek Society
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369 was born in 1994 and is an Approved Friesian stallion by Preferent
stallion Reitse out of Nynke J. by Cobus. He completed his stallion test
in 1997 and was imported to ISF in January of 2002.
369 was big, beautiful and talented and he brought an exciting new dimension
to the world of dressage. He competed at Grand Prix with Belinda Nairn-Wertman
until his death in 2007.
his dressage career Goffert achieved numerous Grand Prix scores over 60%.
Highlights included 1st place in the Grand Prix Freestyle at the Kentucky
Horse Park with a score of 74.1% and he placed 4th in the Grand Prix Freestyle
at Dressage at Devon CDI-W with a score of 69.5%
Goffert was honored by being made the Breyer Friesian Horse of the Year
with a new model sculpted in his image. His offspring are consistently
recognized as suitable for dressage and in 2007, 15 were awarded 1st or
2nd premie by FHANA.
is an approved FPS stallion and is approved on offspring. His in-breeding
coefficient is 3.71
was an exceptional athlete and proved beyond a doubt that Friesians can
compete and win at the highest levels of dressage. Elegant and flashy,
he turned the heads of judges and spectators alike. His offspring are athletic,
well developed and beautiful. They are not the classic Friesian type and
build, but once you see their gaits, you can see why he has been such an
enormously popular breeding stallion.
offspring use their front legs well and have exceptional movement. They
have lots of carrying power in their trot and canter, have good characters
and are willing to work for you. His legacy will be his contribution to
furthering the sport horse type in the Friesian breed.
front leg length—not over or under
rhythm in the trot
white = .4%
white = 0%
descendants are nice horses with great willingness to work. They clearly
improve during the evaluation. The use of the front leg is nice, but they
could have more power in the hind legs. Goffert seems to produce mostly
Although the exterior of his descendants could be better, Goffert is passing
on his movement more than sufficient. His offspring have the correct attitude
to do well in the sport of dressage.
on Offspring by FPS
1 I -2 Champion 2003
GPFreestyle Kentucky Horse Park 74.1%
Grand Prix scores over 60% in 2004 2006
Breyer Friesian Horse of the Year
Values (Ideal scores are in parentheses)
shows large deviation from ideal,
shows moderate deviation from ideal,
shows close to ideal
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