Rocky is is beautifully marked with well defined buckskin spots and dramatically contrasting leopard spotted black points and a 'zebra' striped mane! To make in excess of 16hh + He possesses a natural 'look at me' presence and aside from having really impressive conformation he moves with a powerful, fluid grace making effortless transitions through each gait whilst demonstrating natural balance, rhythm and raw athleticism. Punk Rock has a fantastic easy going and sociable character, being exceptionally people oriented. He has an inquisitive and bold nature which makes him very easy to handle and willing to learn. He is always one of the first up in the paddock for a fuss and the opportunity to show off his latest 'moves'! Rocky is out of a mare who is very special to us and who is a phenomenal athlete, sadly retired from a promising competition career due to injury. Folly's Rock is by the Advanced International Eventer, Rock King whose temperament was so exceptional that he combined both anexceptional competitive career with a very successful breeding profile. He gained over 272 BE points before his tragic death whilst competing at Tweeseldown in 2000. He was the leading sire of event horses and sired the Olympic Event Horse Rock Model as well as 4 competitiors at 2008 CCI**** at Luhmuhlen. Rock King was by Just a Monarch, a stallion who produced many superb competition stock over the years, among his proven progen are the International Event horses Kings Jester, Just an Ace, Midnight Monarch as well as the point-to-pointer Mark Methane who has won over 30 races. Rock Kings dam, Rocky's Double and Grand dam, Farley Mount were also both prolific producers of CCI**** Eventers, including Double Twist, Alfresco, Trust in Me and Kilaschel. Folly's dam sire was the prolific eventing sire, Bohemond, an HIS Premium TB stallion who sired Juswith Genoa, the dam of Olympic silver medalist, Winsome Adante and also the sire of Beau Royale, winner of the Audi Sport Young Stallion Championship in1986 and Super Premium winner. His parents were both winners on the track and he followed their example, winning himself, and retiring sound. Bohemond is also the sire of the International Event mare 'Withcote Nellie' ridden by Constantin van Rijckevorsel and a regular part of the Belgian 3 Day Event Team. Successes to include 10th individually at the Athens Olympics as well as having represented their Country at the Sydney Olympics in 2000 and 2003 European Championships in Punchestown. Punk Rock's sire is Colourthyme Kajika, an exceptionally athletic and well put together stallion who carries superb bloodlines from both his knabstrupper sire, Mikker and his Kinsky dam. Although very much underutilised himself, Kajika's ancestry boasts some excellent jumping and dressage lines. Kajika also passes on his absolutely faultless temperament, excellent conformation and kind, gentle attitude. Punk Rock would not be going anywhere were it not for the fact that we have already retained his full brother asa future stallion. Please visit our website, www.gassonsfarmstud.co.uk for further information and photographs from birth.