Section A Riding Pony, 1997 13.3hh Bay Stallion

2018 Stud Fee: $2,000

(Owendale Percival / Panteg Portrait)

Originally owned in partnership with Kolbeach Stud, a half share was acquired during the stud season of 2009 and outright purchase was completed in 2015. A champion in his own right at Melbourne Summer Royal under an English Judge, Fine Print has excelled as a sire. He has produced Royal Show Champions in both led and ridden classes, in Ponies and Galloways and open class winners in the hack classes. He has produced multiple EA National Ponies, Galloways and now also hacks.

Progeny Gallery


To date, Fine Print has sired Supreme Champion at the Melbourne Summer Royal on 5 occasions (Kolbeach DiorHolly’s Tribute (2009 & 2010 and making Top 5 in Best of Show 2010), Kolbeach Contata, and Kolbeach Finest– with Finest going on to be declared Best in Show over 28 breeds in 2011). Fine Print is being labelled as a super sire. To name but a few of his progeny to win at elite level,

  • Holly’s Tribute(Supreme champion in Hand and Best Novice under saddle Canberra royal 2013)
  • Kolbeach Aster (Royal show champion and twice EA National Runner up
  • Kolbeach Promise (Royal show champion in hand and saddle and EA National Winner, Kolbeach Chanting(multiple Champion at Sydney Royal and Multiple Royal Show champion Childs pony)
  • Kolbeach Be Free (Royal show champion in hand and under saddle and dual EA National Champion)
  • Kolbeach Finest (Supreme of Supreme Champion at royal show and winner under saddle at Royal show level, twice runner up EA HOTY
  • Kolbeach Venetian (multiple royal Show Champion in hand, Best Novice Galloway Sydney Royal 2012, EA National Champion Large Galloway)
  • KB Print (HOTY winner and champion novice Canberra Royal)
  • Kolbeach Dior (supreme Champion Melbourne Summer Royal and Champion under saddle at Brisbane Royal)
  • Kolbeach Class (Royal show champion under saddle), Holly’s Work of Art (multiple royal show champion and grand nationals winner)
  • Kolbeach Fashion (Reserve champion Royal show under saddle)
  • Kolbeach Bells (Royal Show Champion in hand and Reserve Champion under saddle Adelaide Royal 2012 and 2013)
  • Kolbeach Amazing (Best Novice Sydney Royal 2012 twice ESA HOTY,Runner up EA Nationals)
  • Holly’s Galaxy (Multiple Royal Show Champion and EA and two time Grand National Champion and Supreme saddle Horse at the 2017 GN)
  • Holly’s Shine, ESA HOTY Champion and Champion Galloway at 2014 Brisbane Royal Show
  • Kolbeach Crown (Royal show champion novice and champion hunter pony, and EVIC hoty winner
  • Argyl Chorister(multiple Royal show Champion in hand, Royal show Reserve Champion under Saddle)
  • Kolbeach Aristocrat (EVic HOTY, SHC Champion Large pony and EA National Champion and Barastoc champion)
  • Argyl Star Attraction HOTY winner and EA Nationals Runner -up large pony and winner under saddle at Sydney Royal and Champion Childs Pony adelaide Royal
  • Kolbeach Starlight, HOTY winner and two times Royal Show champion
  • Kolbeach Kings Best novice hack 2017 Canberra Royal
  • Argyl Contender  2016 GN Champion and 2018 R/U Small Hack
  • Argyl Imprint EQ Childs Galloway winner and Novice Winner at Sydney Royal in the small hack class, Reserve Champion Hack Brisbane Royal 2017
  • Argyl Fine Art large Galloway – multiple GN qualifier Top 10 2016 GN winner novice Galloway and Ladies Galloway at his first Royal Show in 2016, Reserve Champion Galloway Melbourne Royal 2017
  • Argyl Star Quality large pony Royal Show champion at Perth Royal 2016 and R/U Medium Pony 2017 EA Nationals
  • Argyl Harmony Open pony winner at adelaide Royal 2017, and open class winner and reserve champion pony at both the Canberra and Sydney Royals in 2018, she was also Champion led Riding Pony Mare in hand at the 2018 Canberra Royal.