XX/OX Rate: 43.16%
Inbreeding coefficient: 1.30%
Zalesgirl is a fine example of quintessential North American breeding. This mare has quality conformation, a great mind, and athletic ability. It's no wonder that Zalesgirl earned her Keur predicate early in life. Furthermore, 2017 brought Zalesgirl’s previous Keur status to Elite by passing the D-OC (OCD-free) genomic testing. Under the steady guidance of an amateur rider, Zalesgirl competed successfully through 1.20m, having placed or won many classes at big name venues such as WEF. Zalesgirl's 2015 filly by Quite Easy earned First Premium at the KWPN Keuring along with High Scoring Jumper Foal.
Merrielijn 161 is a small perforamce line that can best associated with its production of LB No Mercy ridden by Christina Liebherr. This duo claimed the broze medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the silver medal at the 2005 European Championships, and 5th at the 2006 WEG at Aachen. Additionally, you can find directly from Zalesgirl’s line, 1.60m licensed stallion Justice, and 1.50m jumper Ribo Dandy through the prestatie mare, Ubiena. Other noteable names include Patriot (W. Porter), Zeline (R. Heylijgers), Eville (H. Lahde), and El Nino IV (P. Schwizer). The mother, Kwartaire sport, jumped to 1.45m with Kate Bomgaars at venues such as Spruce Meadows before joining their breeding program.