Sport Breeds – Appaloosa Sporthorse

Appaloosa Sport Horse Association
International Patterned Sporthorse Registry

To be eligible for registration, the horse must fit into one of the following categories:
1. has a recognizable Appaloosa coat pattern
2. has mottled skin AND white sclera and/or striped hooves
3. is non-characteristic but with proof showing the sire or dam was a characteristic Appaloosa

IPSHR Naming Rules:
1. 30 character limit including spaces
2. Limit the use of punctuation marks or numbers
3. No one word names

click here for photos and descriptions of Appaloosa patterns and characteristics

The Appaloosa Sport Horse Association dissolved in 2014. All of our Appaloosa patterned sport horses are now registered with IPSHR – International Patterned Sporthorse Registry. IPSHR has several different registration categories as seen here.


BSO FALCON CHIEF (Black Falcon x Running Regina)
1985-2015 bay leopard • breeding stock only
Trakehner dam-sire Rubin was a Grand Prix Class 1 Dressage Stallion
bred by Montara Farms
FFC 1988 / LFC 2008 (1)
LETTERS IN THE SKY (Arts And Letters ® [TB] x Solar Skyrocket ®) IMEHA SUPREME CHAMPION
1991 black leopard • Genetics Ee/aa/nLp • Height 15.3hh
25 Starts: 5 wins, 9 places, 3 shows • Career Earnings $527,260
SI-99 (220yds @ 11.98) • G3 Stakes Winner
Completed 14 of 16 Endurance Rides ⦁ 1x Best Condition ⦁ 1,550km ridden
4x first of weight ⦁ 2x weight class runner up ⦁ $965 earned
His Hall of Fame sire won the Belmont Stakes, beating the undefeated Majestic Prince
OF Breyer Stablemates G3 Warmblood Jumper #5906
FFC 1998 / LFC 2014 (4) click for more info
triptych TRIPTYCH (Cowboy x Demon Hunter)
1993 bay spotted blanket • OF Breyer Mini Whinnies Running Thoroughbred Stallion
grandsire is the premier Knabstrupper stallion Apollon
bred by Halo Ranch
FFC 1996 / LFC 2016 (3) click for more info
1995 liver chestnut spotted blanket • Genetics ee/Aa/nLp • Height 16.1hh
USDF, ApSHA & ApHC Dressage Champion sire
Dam is full sister to dressage champion Pay N Go
OF Breyer Classic Keen #632
bred by Thundervalley Farm
FFC 1998 / LFC 2018 (4) click for more info
AVENGED SEVENFOLD (A Mir Image ® [ApHC] x Bat Country [ApHC])
1999 black spotted hip blanket • Genetics EE/aa/nLp • Height 15.3hh
Homozygous Black (can’t have chestnut foals)
OF Breyer Stablemates G2 Rearing Arabian #5917
his half Arabian sire is 2x World Appaloosa Halter & Suitability for Dressage Stallion
damsire Rockin Robin was Reserve Champion in Training Level Dressage – Open at his first show
bred by Thundervalley Farm
FFC 2002 / LFC 2022 (0)
Good Charlotte (Grand Design ® x Sheza Daytripper)
2003 brown dun spotted hip blanket • Genetics EE/Aa/Dd/nLp ⦁ Height 16.0h
IMEHA Superior Champion • Breed Division Grand Champion
Homozygous Black (can’t have chestnut foals)
37.5% Appaloosa 25% Friesian 25% QH 6.25% Knabstrupper 6.25% TB
Dual Registered as Friesian Sporthorse
ApHC Hall of Fame granddam Sheza Good Sport
OF Breyer Stablemates G2 Warmblood #5904
bred by Thundervalley Farm
FFC 2006 / LFC 2026 (1) click for more info
boldfalcon Bold Falcon (Falcon Chief x Bold Banner)
2006 bay spotted blanket • OF Grand Champions Classic Standing Foal
IMEHA Champion dam
bred by Thundervalley Farm
FFC 2009 / LFC 2029 (0)


BSO PRINCESS ROYALE (Prince Payday ® [APPY] x Go Go Royal ® [QH])
1986 dark chestnut extended spotted blanket • breeding stock only
full sister to World Champion dressage gelding Pay N Go
open 1990-1994, 1996-2010 (1)
BSO SWIFT WATER (Waps Spot 2 ® [APPY] x Shalako Summer ® [APPY])
1988 black spotted blanket • breeding stock only
World Champion sire is the top producing Appaloosa Sporthorse of all time
open 1993, 1996-2000, 2002-2012 (4)
1992 bay spotted blanket • Genetics EE/Aa/nLp • Height 15.1hh
Homozygous Black (can’t have chestnut foals)
sire is point earner in Halter and Open Suitability for Dressage Stallions
damsire is a Senior Reining World Champion
OF Grand Champion Micro Mini Standing Thoroughbred Mare
open 1996-1998, 2000-2009, 2011-2012, 2014-2016 (3) click for more info
batcountry BAT COUNTRY (J.A.S. Rockin Robin ® [APPY] x Swift Water [APPY])
1995 black spotted blanket • OF Breyer Stablemates G2 Thoroughbred
World Reserve Champion dressage sire • World Champion grand-sire
bred by Thundervalley Farm
open 2001-2019 (2)
MakaSitomni MAKA SITOMNI (Chocklate Confetti ® [APPY] x Shikoba [APPY])
1995 black leopard EE/aa/nLp • OF Trail of Paint Ponies “Copper Enchantment”
Homozygous Black (can’t have chestnut foals) • name means “all things on earth” in Lakota
her sire has competed and won in all English disciplines, excelling in Horse Trials and Dressage
bred by Thundervalley Farm
open 2001-2007, 2009-2019 (2)
BSO SHEZA DAYTRIPPER (Triptych x Sheza Good Sport ® [APPY])
1996 buckskin spotted blanket • breeding stock only
great-grand-sire is the popular Knabstrupper stallion Apollon • ApHC Hall of Fame dam
open 2000-2002, 2004-2020 (1)
confettirain CONFETTI RAIN (Bear Paw Confetti ® [APPY] x Pinjara ® [OLDENBURG])
1998 bay spotted blanket • OF Breyer Stablemates G2 Thoroughbred
grand-sire Panache & great-grand-sire Chocklate Confetti are both are champions in dressage
open 2003, 2005-2022 (2) click for more info
BOLD BANNER (SLM Bold Wapiti x Star Spangled Banner [APPY]) IMEHA CHAMPION
1999 bay spotted blanket • Genetics Ee/Aa/nLp • Height 15.2hh
11 Starts: 1 win, 1 place, 3 shows • Career Earnings $27,000 • SI-79 (770yds @ 40.99)
paternal grandsire is full brother to champion Thoroughbred filly Ruffian
damsire Cowboy Rock is a point earner in Halter and Open Suitability for Dressage Stallions
OF Grand Champions Micro Mini Standing Foal
bred by Wildwing Model Horse Stables/Thundervalley Farm
open 2004-2005, 2007-2023 (1) click for more info
SET FIRE TO THE RAIN (Maluti Tobys Many Moons ® x Confetti Rain) IMEHA SUPERIOR CHAMPION
2004 bay semi-leopard • OF Breyer Stablemates G2 Trotting Foal
excellent all around breeding including champions in dressage, hunter/jumper, & eventing
bred by Thundervalley Farm
open 2009-2028 (1) click for more info

This is a model horse site. All horses mentioned on these pages that are owned by Thundervalley Farm are either models or paper identities.
Any real horses mentioned are for pedigree research purposes only and are denoted with a ® after the name.



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