*Empres-sive in FIVE countries
*Empres++++// has top wins in five countries - Poland, Netherlands, Belgium, US and now Canada!
Canadian National Champion Sport Horse In hand 2012 and Canadian National Reserve Champion Sport Horse Hunter In Hand ATH and Canadian National Reserve Champion Sport Horse In Hand Dressage ATH (2016) with numerous National and Regional Titles.
*Empres is a beautiful Pure Polish, bay Arabian stallion by Monogramm x Empressa (Probat x Emfaza). He stands 14.3hh+ and has the conformation and genetics to sire superior sport and show horses. He is an AHA Sweepstakes Nominated Sire.
*Empres was born at Michalow State Stud, Poland in 1995, under the direction of Ignacy Jaworowski. As a three year old he was raced at the Warsaw track. He stood at stud at Michałów and other Polish stud farms for three years, siring 25 foals in Poland. Many of these have gone on to prove themselves on the track and at shows in Europe. Some of these have produced highly successful offspring themselves.
In 2002, *Empres was sold to Klarenbeek Arabians, Netherlands, where he was shown with great success and used at stud. He was imported to the US in 2007 and was shown at a number of shows including Scottsdale where he achieved Top Fives and Top Tens in halter and sport horse.
*Empres arrived in Canada in April 2011 - and is very proudly owned by Prue Critchley, Manitoba. He has continued with a very successful show career.
*Empres has been described as a kind and well mannered stallion with a "teddy bear" disposition. Loved by many across the world.
Royal Manitoba Winter Fair - Brandon, March 2019
Empres was invited as a guest to the Winter Fair. Each day he entertained hundreds of kids at his stall and was part of a daily demo to introduce the Arabian Horse to the visitors at the show. Two times during the week performed in Native Costume in the arena which were very much enjoyed by the crowds.
*Empres at the Winter Fair with Aime St Vincent and on the right with riders in Native Costume Jeannette Jardine and Georgina Sanche.
Midwest Horse Fair, Madison, Wisconsin, April 2019
Empres was invited to the Midwest Horse Fair as a Celebrity Horse. He performed at Liberty in the arena and also took part in the Grand March. He had a wonderful week with thousands of visitors.
*Empres in hand for the Grand March with Aime St. Vincent.
His Liberty Performance can be seen on the Video page.
*Empres raced in Poland in 1998.
Race record: 1/8(0-2-0-2-2)
Photo: Edyta Twarog.
Heritage Arabian Racing Club - HARC Nominated Stallion
In 2019, Empres was awarded the prestigious Ambassador Award by the Arabian Horse Association.