Also hitting the 525,000gns mark, Sea The Moon reached a new record. Progeny by the eleven-length Gr.1 Deutsches Derbywinning son of Sea The Stars have proved popular at other yearling sales and it was Roger Varian that came out victorious for this Stauffenberg Bloodstock-consigned Lot 272 ...
A prominent and competent reinforcement for the racing stable of Gestut Gorlsdorf, as former trainer Andreas Lowe will join the team around Heike Bischoff and Niko Lafrentz as an adviser on a freelance basis. The breeders and owners of the Gr.1 Derby winner Sea The Moon are pleased and said: “His experience and his good eye for horses are the best possible support that we could imagine ...
Welcome to Gestüt Görlsdorf
Görlsdorf stud in portrait
Founded in 1883 Görlsdorf is the second oldest still existing private stud for thoroughbreds in Germany. It is based 80 kilometers north-east of Berlin in the Biosphere Reserve Schorfheide-Chorin. With more than 60 broodmares, 100 boxes and 124 acres of pasture land it the stud owned by the entrepreneur family Bischoff-Lafrentz from Berlin is now one of the biggest of its kind in Europe.
As a classic owner-breeder Görlsdorf follows its aspiration of highest quality, sustainability and partnership. The flagship of the stud is stallion SEA THE MOON – German Derby winner, German Horse of the Year and among the Top Ten worldwide in 2014.
Other top class horses in recent years are MUSKETIER (a multiple Gr.2 winner), MEERGÖRL (Diana-Trial, Berlin, Gr.2) BARCELONA (Driterium d'Inverno, Pisa, Gr.2), classical winner HEY LITTLE GÖRL (German St. Leger. Gr.3), WUNDER (Prix Chloe, Chantilly, Gr. 3), BORN TO RUN (Preis des Winterfavoriten, Gr.3) and MEERJUNGFRAU (Schwarzgold-Rennen, Gr.3).
Apart from breeding and racing the owners are engaging voluntary in several organisations, functions and projects to enhance German racing.