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Up With The Lark

****Winner of BEF Futurity Eventing Sire Award 2016****

Classically bred, Advanced Eventer – Up With The Lark is one of the most popular eventing sires.

Photo by kind permission of ES Photography
Davillon Athena – right (2014 Foal)
Sire: Up With The Lark Dam: Baydayle Venus (Hack of the Year 2009)Graded Elite Status with the 3rd highest mark in the country this year at the BEF Futurity Grading

Above & Below – Foal by Up With The Lark out of Baydale Jura (Hunter Mare)

As a 4yr old Up With The Lark was the British Eventing Breeding Champion and finished in the top ten at the Burghley Young Event Horse Final in 2005. Since then he’s successfully competed up to advanced level finishing in the top ten at Chatsworth advanced and Barbury CIC*** He is ranked 13th in the World Rankings of the British Equestrian Federation’s Eventing Sires.

Up With The Lark is by the prolific advanced event stallion Welton Apollo. Welton Apollo competed at four star level with Leslie Law, finishing 8th at Badminton in 1989, and also represented GB at Burghley in the European Championships. He proved to be amazingly sound, competing at top level into his 16th year. To date he has sired more than 15 advanced event horses.

Magical Lark, Up With The Lark’s dam, was successfully competed by Sarah Taylor reaching advanced before retiring to stud. In 2000 she was one of the top five graded mares with SHB (GB) having 54 Dressage Points. Her sire, Crested Lark, also sired the 4 star eventer Brer Rabbit.

Purchased by Stanley Grange Stud in 2012, Up With The Lark, with his presence, stunning movement and wonderful laid-back temperament is also being appreciated as a showing sire.

Pedigree for Up With The Lark

Welton Apollo

Welton Gameful

Prince’s Game


Water Rights

Game Rights

Water Lady

Magical Lark

Crested Lark

Crowded Prince

Bird of Dawning

Magical Heiress

Fade The Wall

Madrigal Melody

STUD FEE £700 (Includes £150 handling fee, payable on arrival at Stud. Remaining £550 payable if and when mare is tested in foal)

AI – Chilled Semen £785 (inc first collection & postage)

(Please note AI is not acceptable for registration with Weatherbys)