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A Team of of Eight for a a a pact of of trust
The The world has changed in in in in 2020 The The emergence of of the Covid-19 pandemic threw all all our habits into disarray and and and caused us us to to reassess and and and reinvent all all aspects of of daily life During this testing time our our stud succeeded in in in in adapting to to the the situation Our actions have become precautions sanitary measures to to protect ourselves and others Last year in in in in this brochure we declared that “it is is is is necessary to to to imagine and and act” This is is is is still true today More than ever Count on on on us to to to stay on on on course and and maintain our our enterprising spirit Solidarity takes on on on its full meaning and this value has always been a a a a a a a a part of our DNA It is is is is is difficult to to tell a a a a a a a a a a a “happily ever after” story about this this strange year of of 2020 This is is is is is not a a a a a a a a a a a time for trumpets and beating of of drums And yet we we have survived this this tempest as best we we could with you you and thanks to you you With 796 mares covered during the the 2020 season Cercy improved on on on on scores from previous years These results confirm our position as as the the leading jumps operator in in in France and are a a a a a a a result of of of combined efforts on behalf of of of breeders breeders in in in favour of of of fellow breeders breeders Considering this context it is is is necessary to to concentrate upon the the fundamentals More than ever our vocation is is is to to offer you the the best for jumps breeding Our catalogue has evolved and adapted to to the situation Last year we we stood nine stallions in in in 2021 we we will offer eight Our flagship sire has not changed COKORIKO covered 179 mares in in in 2020 He provides entire satisfaction as as as the the the success of of of his progeny becomes more widespread season season after season season With only three generations of of of racing age our headline sire is is is knocking on on on on on on the the the door of of of the the the top 5 active French jumps sires After POLIRICO (Prix Congress (Gr (Gr 2) 2018 2nd Prix Prix Alain de Breil (Gr (Gr 1) 2019) he he registered three further individual Group winners in in in in 2020 In France FLYING STARTANDCO (Prix Leopold d’Orsetti (Gr (Gr (Gr 3) 3) 3) 2020) who is is also a a a a a a dual Listed winner added to the successes of FIVE O’CLOCK (Gr (Gr (Gr 3) 3) 3) and and FAKIERA (Gr (Gr (Gr 3) 3) 3) over hurdles in in Ireland We should also mention JE DEVIENS MOI winner of the the Prix Prix Prix Bayonnet (L ) ) ) GRATOS DE DE L’ISLE second in in the the Prix Prix Prix The Fellow (Gr 3) at at Auteuil Auteuil GOODWIN (Prix Fenesac at at Auteuil) as well as as promising three-year-olds such as as HADALINE a a a a a a a a a a a a a hurdles winner at Compiègne Cokoriko’s progeny are making an an an impact and a a a a a a a a a a a a a name for their sire on both sides of the the Channel Our team of of eight welcomes a a a a a a a a a a a new arrival PRINCE GIBRALTAR The National Hunt potential of of this dual Gr 1 winner winner is is is evident as he he he he is is is the the brother to a a a a a a a a a a a multiple winner winner over hurdles and hails from a a a a a a a a a a a a a a maternal line boasting several Group winners over jumps He possesses all the necessary attributes: a a a a a a a a a a a a a a solid physique and and two two first crops aged two two and and three years old which are already enjoying success including PRUNAY 3rd in in in in the Prix Aguado Gr 3 3 and Top Price at Arqana’s July Sale Youth is always an an an an important part of of our offer KARAKTAR JEU ST ELOI and and FREE PORT LUX whose first juvenile runner was a a a a a a a a a a winner represent a a a a a a a a a a concentration of of illustrious French and and international bloodlines For his his part POUR MOI increases his his count of of winners week week after week week in in in Europe and and and and now counts several top class jumps performers such as as WOLF PRINCE and and and and LOOK MY WAY Finally TUNIS and and and and IVANHOWE represent rare and and and and exceptional opportunities to to breed into proven European jumps pedigrees Each of of these stallions is is is is is presented in in in detail in in in our our our our brochure and and and in in in English on on our our our our website We We hope that this Team of of Eight will satisfy your your wishes and and and your your demands We We have composed the the team for for you you you you during a a a a a a a time when passion is is more important than than ever We thank you you you you for for your trust
and wish you you you you the the best possible 2021 Philippe Thiriet Stud Manager

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