Keltic Lion (ISH)
2005, Bay, 1.70m (16.3 hh) | Irish Sporthorse Stallion, by Lux Z out of Karigal Lion (by Errigal Flight).
Keltic Lion (aka Lion) has been "bred in the purple” as a great sport horse with lineage by the world renowned Sire Lux Z, the world's leading show jumping sire, who competed at the Sydney Olympics & the World Equestrian Games. His Dam, Karigal Lion, is a mare out of the great Eagle Lion family. Keltic Lion was produced in Ireland for Bruce by Patricia Nicolson, who is the number one sport horse breeder in that country. Imported in 2006 as a yearling, he is the only stallion out of the Stream Lion (Eagle Lion’s mother) & the Eagle Lion family. USEA Profile. Keltic Lion is an outstanding mover with an exceptionally docile disposition. He comes from remarkable jumping bloodlines on both the top & bottom. In spring of 2011 he started his eventing career by starting at Training Level & has moved up to Prelim placing 5th at Ocala, and winning at Rocking Horse! He has been producing foals since 2009 and those youngsters are competing during the 2013 season. This is a very exciting young stallion with international potential in all 3 disciplines. Bruce's breeding program is one of the best in the nation. He has been producing top event horses for decades and has devoted most of his life studying the art of horse breeding.