SK Bold Eclipse

SK Bold Eclipse (Bold Ventore x Crystal Eclipse) 1997 Chestnut StallionSK Bold Eclipse
Bold Ventore x Crystal Eclipse
69.31% Crabbet/Blunt breeding
May 1997 Chestnut Stallion bred and owned by Sunh Kyst Arabians

SK BOLD ECLIPSE has a carefully planned heritage with linebreeding to the unforgettable LEWISFIELD SUN GOD (3 crosses) and to the exquisite GOLDEN REFLECTION (2 crosses). His carefully planned pedigree combines the best of Ben Hur (Crabbet) and Babson Egyptian lines, with a touch of Gainey breeding on the dam side, all horses noted for their beauty and athletic talent.

SK BOLD ECLIPSE is by the Lewisfield bred stallion BOLD VENTORE. He is a full brother to halter champion LEWISFIELD SUNNY, who produced halter champion MAJESTIC SUN. BOLD VENTORE is by LEWISFIELD SUN GOD, sire of halter and performance champions and grandsire of Canadian Top Ten Pleasure Driving DASHAN+ and U.S. Reserve National Champion Hunt Pleasure AOTR BAYS DYNASTY.  LEWISFIELD SUN GOD is straight Crabbet and the product of a full sibling mating. His sire AARAF sired National winners in formal combination and native costume and his dam AARAFA also produced U.S. Reserve National Champion Stallion LEWISFIELD BOLD HAWK.

BOLD VENTORE is out of the 3/4 Babson mare FARSAANA, dam of 4 champions including U.S. Top Ten English Pleasure AOTR LEWISFIELD NIZAAN++.  FARSAANA’s son LEWISFIELD FAARSEYN sired U.S. Top Five Futurity Colt HERITAGE GAMIN. FARSAANA is the maternal granddam of AMNESIA, dam of National Champion English Pleasure CRYSTAL LACE (herself dam of 8 champions and 4 National winners).  FARSAANA is a full sister to National winner producer ANSARA, dam of U.S. Top Five Futurity Colt TWINOAK RAMROD, of halter and English pleasure champion EL CYD++ and of LEWISFIELD SUNANA (a full blood sister to BOLD VENTORE and dam of multi-regional champion in native costume and sidesaddle RAF-DANN+).  Her sire, the straight Egyptian DISAAN, sired 5 producers of National winners including Scottsdale Champion Stallion TISAAN, sire of U.S. National Champion Pleasure Driving HILLCRESTS TISHAMBA++.  FARSAANA’s dam FARROUFA produced 2 National winner producers and is a daughter of the Babson bred half-Egyptian BAAROUF, sire of U.S. National Champion Gelding BAARHAN++. FARROUFA is out of MEFARA, maternal granddam of COUNTESS BRASADA, whose son COUNT AMISTAD+/ is a multi-National Champion Park Horse and a sire of National winners in halter, English pleasure and dressage.

SK BOLD ECLIPSE is out of CRYSTAL ECLIPSE.  She is a daughter of halter champion ECLIPSE OF THE SUN. ECLIPSE OF THE SUN is by halter champion and champion sire SUN GOD REFLECTION, a son of halter champion and regional winner sire GOLDEN REFLECTION and halter champion SUN GOD HEIRESS, herself dam of 3 champions. ECLIPSE OF THE SUN is out of SUN GOD HEIRESS, whose other champion offspring are THE MIDNIGHT SUN (sire of National winner sire THE SUN IDOL) and SUNGOD REFLECTION. SUN GOD HEIRESS is by LEWISFIELD SUN GOD out of TAILORMADE BINTA, dam of regional performance champion MR MADCAP. TAILORMADE BINTA is a 3/4 sister to regional performance champion TAILORMADE AMIGO++.

CRYSTAL ECLIPSE is out of WRR RAFFINEE, a full sister to champion producer REFLECTIONS ANGEL. WRR RAFFINEE is a daughter of GOLDEN REFLECTION, a son of halter champion and champion sire GOLDEN PHARAO, whose daughter REDBIRD PHARAO produced U.S. Top Ten Hunter and Jumper SONBIRD PHARAO+//. GOLDEN PHARAO’s sire LA FLAG is a paternal brother to LEWISFIELD SUN GOD.  GOLDEN PHARAO is out of the straight Babson Egyptian mare BINT MAAROUFA, also dam of GOLDEN PHARAO’s full brother, U.S. Top Ten Reining and champion sire LA RUH and of his 3/4 sister LA RUEFA, dam of U.S. Top Ten Western Pleasure JOTR LA RU+/ and Legion of Merit winner BINT LA RUEFA++. BINT MAAROUFA’s son JULYAN sired U.S. Reserve National Champion Park AOTR and Sidesaddle MAHJULEMYN++/.

WRR RAFFINEE is out of champion producer GAYBALE, dam of multi-western pleasure champion BEAUS MAGICBELLE (dam of english pleasure champion BELLABESQUE) GAYBALE is also the dam of U.S. Top Ten Show Hack ATR and regional sport horse under saddle winner EXOTIC SUN (sire of multi-regional western pleasure champion SARAJAH SUN+).

Five GAYBALE offspring have produced champions. The other three are REFLECTIONS ANGEL (dam of hunt pleasure champion REFLECTIONS IMAGE), WRR ANGEL FIRE (dam of multi-western pleasure champion FLAME N ICE) and SUN OBSESSION, dam of  3 champions. They are: East Coast Top Five Western Pleasure CORDERRO SUNFIRE, halter champion SUN SAMAR and multi-halter champion SUNRISE DREAM.

GAYBALE is a paternal sister to U.S. Reserve National Champion Native Costume GATAR. Her sire GAYJO is a full brother to GARIS, sire of 3 National winners in halter and 11 daughters who produced National winners. GAYJO is a 3/4 brother to halter champion GAMAAR, sire of 10 National winners and of 17 producers of National winners. His sire NIGA is a sire of National winners in halter, english pleasure AOTR and native costume. GAYJO’s dam GALATINA produced 15 foals, 12 are champions or champion producers. Of these, 6 are champions in halter or performance or both.

GAYBALE is out of BALLERINA, a paternal sister to National winner producers RAHCARA (dam of twice Canadian Top Ten Hunter KADIV+) and HERF-ARA SAFDRAN (sire of U.S. Top Ten Reining HERF-ARA SAHME). She is a granddaughter of the *RAFFLES sons AARAF and HANRAFF, both sires of National winners. BALLERINA’s dam is a full sister to WIRDIH JAMEEL, dam of U.S. National Champion Mare FAME++ and U.S. National Champion Park THE JUDGE., both also National Champion producers.

Pedigree research by Arlene Magid

2017 Gaye Myers photo.

SK Bold Eclipse (Bold Ventore x Crystal Eclipse) 1997 Chestnut Stallion
SK Bold Eclipse (Bold Ventore x Crystal Eclipse) 1997 Chestnut Stallion – Photo taken 2017 by Gaye Myers.

Last Updated: November 13th, 2017

SK Bold Eclipse Pedigree