Routinier is a beautiful German bred Oldenburg stallion with Oldenburg and Westphalian bloodlines. He has a powerful, well-formed hind end and free moving back, lovely sloping shoulder, well set, arching neck, and lovely top line. Routinier has three excellent gaits, all elastic and expressive. He is a talented horse, with an innate ability for collection and roundness. With extraordinary presence, impressive gaits and natural self carriage, Routinier is a natural Dressage powerhouse. He has the rare combination and perfect balance of natural ability, sensitivity, intelligence, rideability, trainability and heart. Routinier’s beauty, talent and unyielding desire to please all help to assure his continued great success a top level performance horse.
Routinier was born in the Oldenburg region of Germany on July 28, 1995. He was licensed in 1997 and approved in 1999 at the 100 day stallion performance testing in Neustadt/Dosse, Germany. The quality of the stallions at the 1999 stallion performance test was noted to be the best ever seen, with scores reflecting the test’s competitive nature. Routinier completed his stallion test with a score of 113.43, finishing 8th out of the 40 stallions tested. He received two 10.0s and six 9.0s. 10.0s for “Willingness to Perform” and “Overall Ability to Perform” and 9.0s for “Temperament”, “Character”, “Rideability”, “Canter”, “Trot” and “Jumping (U/S)”. Routinier is the ONLY stallion available in the USA that has received such high scores at the end of the testing. Although Routinier excels in the sport of Dressage, he is also a skillful and talented Jumper.