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Ballylaffin Bracken

Athlete: Kristin Schmolze

Barn Name: Rox

Horse Age: 17 years old

Breed: Irish Sport Horse

Current Location: NJ, USA


Syndication Details
Shares: 15
Cost: $6,000
Annual: $4,000- Tax deductible

ABOUT

Bal­ly­laf­fin Bracken is a 17.3 hand Irish Sport Horse geld­ing born in 2000 in County Tip­per­ary, Ire­land. He is Irish-bred by one of the world’s lead­ing event and show jump­ing sires Ricardo Z and out of the Irish Sport Horse mare Bal­ly­laf­fin Florence. Bal­ly­laf­fin Bracken was imported from Ire­land by Kristin in 2004. Since his arrival, he has suc­cess­fully com­peted at inter­na­tional com­pe­ti­tions through­out the United States and Canada. As an Alter­nate Team Mem­ber for the 2011 Pan-American Games, Ballylaf­fin Bracken trained with Cap­tain Mark Philips in Ocala, Florida in Octo­ber of 2011. He was also awarded a 2011 USEF grant to compete at Galway Downs in California where he placed 8th. In 2012, Rox had another terrific season, finishing 1st in the year-end PRO Tour Series Haygain Horse of the Year points standings. The future is very bright for this exciting horse! Most recently, Rox finished 25th in his 4* debut at Rolex 2013.



CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

In his very first out­ing in the United States, Bal­ly­laf­fin Bracken won the Pre­lim­i­nary Divi­sion at Seneca’s Fall Horse Trial and then placed 3rd in the Young Horse Pre­lim­i­nary Futu­rity at Plan­ta­tion Field. He has com­pleted two CIC2* events in the top 10 plac­ings and recently took 5th place at the manda­tory Pan Am out­ing in Rich­land Park Horse Tri­als in Michi­gan. He was also awarded a 2011 USEF grant to com­pete at Gal­way Downs in Cal­i­for­nia where he placed 8th.



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SYNDICATIONS FOR KRISTIN SCHMOLZE

Syndication Details

Shares: 10
Cost: To be determined
Annual: To be determined
Ballylaffin Bracken
17 years old
N/A

Syndication Details

Shares: 15
Cost: $6,000
Annual: $4,000- Tax deductible
Ricardo Time
10 years old
N/A

Syndication Details

Shares: 15
Cost: $6,000
Annual: $4,000- Tax deductible