Top dressage horse Weltmeyer was Born in Feb, 1984. He stood 166cm and was bred by Hermann Meyer.
From the start Weltmeyer was a sensation, according to his breeder Hermann Meyer (the ‘meyer’ in Weltmeyer).
At the Bundeschampionate, Weltmeyer triumphed and according to deputy breeding director of the Hannoverian Verband, Dr Ludwig Christmann:
He moved through the arena unflustered. His trot was magnificent. It could not have been any better.
The judging committee gave him the top score of 10.
His canter stride was a leap forward flowing through the entire body of the horse. It earned a 9.5.
His walk was ground-covering and earned him an 8.0.
In addition he received a 9.5 for conformation and for overall impression.
Weltmeyer was dressage stallion of the year in 1998.
According to the rider who has been with him all his life, Hans-Peter Klaus;
Weltmeyer has fantastic basic gaits. And it is something very special to ride such an eye catching horse, especially while he is trotting.