Past Champions

Anthem

Owner Summit
Gender Foal
  • Description

    Kraut and Anthem are a legendary team in the show jumping world. Summit syndicate purchased Anthem as a 7-year-old for Kraut to compete. The pair immediately developed a special connection and went on to enjoy an extremely successful career. Together, they won hundreds of thousands of dollars in prize money at iconic competitions such as Madrid, Wellington, Rome, Rotterdam, Toronto and Lexington. Anthem was retired in 2010.

Allegiance

Owner Pin Oak Farms
Gender Foal
  • Description

    Allegiance was one of Kraut's most successful grand prix mounts. He was the winner of the Prize of Aachen, as well as other huge classes throughout Europe and Calgary. He was retired after 2004, and lived out his days in Holland.

Cedric

Owner Cherry Knoll Farm Inc.
Gender Gelding
DOB 1/1/1998
Color Grey
Sire Chambertin
Sire of Dam Carolus I
Breed Holsteiner
Passport Number NED07862
Dam Cortina
  • Description

    In 2008, Kraut and Cedric qualified for the Beijing Olympics where they contributed to the U.S. Show Jumping Team gold medal. Cedric continued to prove himself as a superior equine athlete in show rings around the world, capturing four prestigious Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) grand prix titles and finishing in third place in the 2013 LGCT series. Kraut believes he is one of the "best athletes in the world." Cedric retired in March 2017 at the Winter Equestrian Festival.

Dona Evita

Owner Laura Kraut
Gender Foal
  • Description

    Kraut rode Dona Evita to top placings throughout the United States and overseas, but Dona Evita truly made her mark during the Global Champions Tour in Rio de Janeiro. The careful mare was sold in 2011 to His Royal Highness Saudi Prince Abdullah Bin Miteb Al Saud.

Jubilee d'Ouilly

owner Alexandra and François-Xavier Lebon
gender Mare
DOB 1997
Color Bay
Sire Palestro II
Sire of Dam Graphit
Breed SF
Passport Number FRA12611
  • Description

    Jubilee's jumping style caught Kraut's eye when the flashy mare was competing under other international riders. Since Kraut acquired her, the two formed a close partnership and captured international wins. She is now back home at the beautiful farm in Deauville, France, where she is breeding the future superstars of the sport.

Liberty

Owner Summit
Gender Foal
  • Description

    With the beautiful Liberty, Kraut won the $100,000 Rolex/U.S. Show Jumping Championship in 2000, the first phase in the Olympic Selection Trials. The pair went on to represent the U.S. at the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia, where they finished sixth in the individual ranks.

Miss Independent

Owner Miss Independence Group
Gender Foal
  • Description

    Bought as a 7-year-old, Kraut developed Miss Independent into one of the best grand prix mounts in the world. They went on to place and win in major classes throughout Brussels, Geneva and London. They were also part of the silver medal team at Aachen in 2006 for the World Equestrian Games. After her retirement, Miss Independent was bred and produced several foals. She passed away in fall 2014.

Simba Run

Owner Geoff Sutton
Gender Foal
  • Description

    Simba Run was Kraut's first international grand prix mount. Geoff Sutton bought the young off-the-track Thoroughbred, and he quickly became one of the most talked about horses in the sport of show jumping. Simba Run was the alternate for the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona, Spain, and won the Queen Elizabeth Cup in Calgary.

Teirra

Owner Stars and Stripes
Gender Foal
  • Description

    Teirra was the first horse purchased through the Stars and Stripes syndicate. She is an amazing mount who rode to the top of the ranks in Aachen and Gijon. She is now ridden by Kraut's student, Alise Oken. The pair continues to showcase the mare's winning ways, both at home and abroad.

Tortola

Owner Tortola Group
Gender Foal
  • Description

    One of Kraut's more veteran mounts, Tortola began his career with Kraut's careful guidance as a young horse. The 9-year-old was sold in 2010 after capturing top finishes throughout the nation and at prestigious events in Lausanne, Monaco, Hamburg, Rio de Janeiro and Valencia.