Silvester is a top class showjumping and eventing stallion with exceptional temperament. He was the overall winner (dressage, eventing and showjumping) at his SEIB Young Horse Evaluation, scoring 9 plus for jumping, dressage and temperament. His forbears have competed at two Olympics and have won numerous Nations Cups. Silvester has exceptionally high fertility, 93%, even with less easy mares. He is an intelligent stallion with an enthusiastic but relaxed temperament which he passes on to progeny.
The 16.2hh Carthago Chicago is athletic, elastic, light on his feet and full of presence, with the trainable and kind Silvester temperament.He brings exceptional bloodlines to British breeding.
His sire Silvester, is one of the most successful and consistent breeding stallions. Silvester is a son of the leading jumping sire Carthago. Carthago was successful in many International competitions, including the Olympic Games of 1996 and 2000. He won the Nations Cup three times and many Grand Prix.