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' LIM '      TB , dark brown,  169cms,  b.'95







Fully approved I.H.R and General Stud Book

Winds of Light (USA)

Majestic Light Majestic Prince
Dancing Détente Nijinsky (USA)
Limeira Beauvalon (FR) Val de Loir
Bella Carlotta
Lima Mehari

Racing Career

                 LIM was a  Champion 2 y-old racehorse running twice, winning both his starts. He ran over a distance of 1200m (6 furlongs) winning his first race in a time of 1 min 18.3 sec. His  second win was the Dorpata Listed race, Poland's top race for 2y'olds where he won in a time of 1 min. 16.7 sec.

Comparable races for 2 y-olds over the same distance; 28th June Derby Day 'Railway Stakes' won in a time of exactly 1 min 20 sec.   6th September 2y'old Stakes race, the Curragh, in a time of 1 min 17.7 sec. In October, the Blenhim Stakes, Listed, in a time of 1 min 21 sec. While The Hinz 57 that year was won in a time faster then Lym's.

Lim was favorite for the Polish Derby but had injured himself beforehand and was unable to run. He is now fully recovered and has started dressage, showjumping and eventing. 


sire;    Winds of Light (USA)
An American bred winner of five races, including two Listed races and was placed second in another Listed race from a total of eight starts. He was imported into Poland in 1989 where he became a very successful sire. His progeny included 'Amman' '91 winner of six races including the Kozienic St. Ledger and 'Mustafa' '94 winner of four races including Iwna Derby.

Majestic Light, Lim's grandsire, ran 31 times up to the age of six, winning $650,000  including four Group 1 races. He sired Nishino Flower, winner of over $3 million, Solar Splendor, winner of over $1.3 million, Lite Light, winner of over $1.2 million and more.


dam;    Limeira  '94 bay  
This superb mare was the winner of the Polish Oaks and was the dam of 8 winners (all by different sires) including 'Lim' Champion (above) 'Limak' '91 (winner of five races including the Polish Derby, plus third in a Listed race in France.) 'Listera' '92 (winner of six races including Przedswita, Listed race). Limera is from a German line by the Val de Loir son, Beauvallon (FR), Beauvallon  was a French bred sprinter who won the Warren stakes at Newmarket, the Prix Charles in France and was third in the Ballymoss Stakes at the Curragh.


Progress  (regularly updated)
As a four year old he was fully approved by the Irish Horse Board where he was inspected both loose and jumping. Lim started showjumping in competition and started One day eventing in 2000. It is hoped to start competing again in the spring alongside his stud career.

16.01.2000 Jumped a lovely double clear in Cavan indoor Show with Richard.

23.01.2000  Jumped again, another double clear 90 cm class, Cavan.

19.02.2000 Jumped Double clear Dollanstown Eventers 1m class.

27.02.2000 Double clear 1m class, Cavan indoor Show.

04.03.2000 Three clear rounds to clinch 2nd place in the Dollanstown Showjumping league Finals.

22.4.2000 Loughanmore One Day Event, 6th Pre Novice.

23.7.2000 Marguerite Lodge, One day event, 7th place, 20 dressage and clear all the way to finish on his dressage score.

29.7.2000 1st in the Potential Young Event Horse, Nenagh. Qualifier for Millstreet on the 17th August. He had the highest conformation marks for the day and equal highest jumping marks.

25.7.2001Jumped a double clear in Cavan indoor Show with Richard. Our last competition with Lim.


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