Von is a lovely, big mare who is a talented jumper and has for many years packed students of many levels around the hunter ring. She is in foal to Leeto Z for a 2017 foal.
Von's sire is MJ Fusion. He had a very short life unfortunately, but he was on his way to a promising career to follow in his father's footsteps. His sire is the remarkable Olympic Ferro. Olympic Ferro, the Dutch sensation at Aachen, competed at the 2000 Olympics and assisted his team in achieving a team silver medal, with an individual score of 74.92%. As a three-year-old he was champion of his performance test at Ermelo, where he achieved the outstanding results of 6.5--step, 8.5--trot and 8.5 gallop. His sire Ulft, is a son of the great Le Mexico, who is listed 10th on the jumping index with 142 points. Le Mexico carries Furioso xx blood, which brings value to any pedigree. Ferro's dam, Brenda, is a daughter of the Holsteiner, Farn, who is listed sixth on the jumping index with 146 points. Farn's son Nimmerdor, is listed second on the jumping index with 155 points. Olympic Ferro sired the champion of the three-year-old stallions at s'Hertogenbosch in 2000, and has nine young stallions in the second round there in 2001. The champion three year old mare at Ermelo in 2000 was an Olympic Ferro daughter. Much is expected of this charming, talented black stallion who achieved the title of "Keur" in 2000. He can be relied upon to produce beautiful, typy, talented offspring of the highest quality. Fantastic toplines and an elegant look characterize his get. In addition to their dressage excellence, Olympic Ferro's offspring also make good jumpers. Olympic Ferro is #1 on the BN World Stallion Rankings for dressage and is the top stallion and pride of the Netherlands, affectionately known as the "Black Pearl." In 2002 Olympic Ferro once again had the highest scores on the Dutch Olympic team. Fusion's mom's sire was Weragonia by Wendekind.
Von's mom's Dad was Fantast who was Imported from Belgium. This Belgium import was the paternal half brother to World Champion Big Ben. He was syndicated and stood in Western Canada for 9 years. He has produced over 150 foals and named a CWHBA foundation stallion. He is in 3 books, CWHBA, Sport horse and Celle Francais with some of the greats in his pedigree. It has been said by many experienced horsemen that Fantast was a broodmare sire. 12 years later that has proven true. 2 daughters winning the Alberta Provincial CWHBA Championships and their and other Fantast daughters offspring---winning or placing in the foal futurity for the past 10 years. His offspring have done well in our junior amateur market. Ian Millar took a son Called Roulette to Grand Prix wins in Europe and Canada. Fantast had been very successful with limited showing. He started his show career with winning the 2 year old Koring in Belgium and was then imported into Eastern Canada He was the Junior Stallion Champion at the Toronto Royal and Reserve Senior Stallion Champion at the Royal. He won CISS Low Jumper Championships, many hunter wins, and placed in the one dressage show he was entered in.