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Martyne is our superb new colt bred by Pela Graça Friesian Stud, Douglas.  His sire Dries 421 is an approved KFPS studbook stallion with Sport Predicate.  His Dam Millford Gwenievere is out of Reinoud fan ‘e Homar Vb Ster Sport (v. Beart 411 Sport) is one of the Approved Foalbook Breeding Stallions in South Africa.  We are absolutely thrilled to have such a stunning youngster included in our Friesian breeding program.  

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Sire: Dries 421 Sport [IMP]

Dam:  Millford Gwenievere [IMP]

Sire of Dam:  Reinoud Fan' E Homar [IMP]

DOB:  22/10/2020

Height:  Still growing

Colour:  Homozygous Black






Martyne's sire Dries 421 was awarded the best Friesian Breeding Stallion in the World. He had the highest index scores for his offspring of 108 for conformation and 109 for sport. With these brilliant scores, Dries has been approved on his offspring. His quality breeding is seen in his son, the two times World Champion approved stud stallion Uldrik 457.  Dries is owned by Celeste Steyn, Pela Graça Friesian Stud, Douglas.


“A horse with a beautiful conformation ideal for riding. The walk is ample and delicate. The trot ranges from satisfactory to good and shows a moment of suspension. The stallion produces a nice extended trot. The sustained canter is lively and good overall. He performs easily and is a friendly horse.”



“The offspring are breed typical horses with nicely shaped heads. The necks have sufficient length and are more than sufficiently vertical. The horses are jet black in colour and have much hair. The offspring have much length in stride in hand where the use of the hind leg movement stands out. The horses also show much suppleness. The walk has more than sufficient length in stride and is active in the hind legs. The trot has length in stride, is powerful, and has self carriage. The horses also show much suppleness and have more than sufficient balance. The canter has more than sufficient length in stride and is sufficiently uphill. The horses show self carriage and good balance in canter. The Dries 421 offspring have good talent as riding horses and are outstanding in harness with their good use of the hind leg. The horses have a good attitude and much willingness to work.”

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Dries 421 Sport

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