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Stallion, KWPN, DARK BAY, 174 cm , 31 Years
The legend goes on. He was in 2021 the Best Sire at the Young Horses World Championship in Lanaken, the Best Sire in France, and the Sire of 2 of the 5 Best 8 year-old horses in the World ranking.
KANNAN brings his 
qualities of willingness, respect and bravery, all of which making him a modern stallion. His fertility with frozen semen is still excellent.


Strength - Braveness - Willingness

Stud fees

Frozen semen :
Booking fee : 350 €
Pregnancy fee : 2 150 
Prices above do not included VAT 5,5%



Breeding advice

▶ License : SF, KWPN, Holst, Bwp, Swb, AA
WFFS : Génotyp N / N
What to remember : Kannan has been, is and will remain for a long time among the best Sire of winners in the world. Strength, respect and braveness are the three precious assets that he passes to his offspring, making him one of the most valued sires.
What he passes : Kannan usually transmits enough bone and frame and has produced champions with very different types of mares. It is better, however, to favor mares with chic, blood and flexible mares.

Crossing grades (from 1 for a few to 5 for a lot) :
SIZE : 5   LENGTH : 3   CHIC : 3  
BLOOD : 3   SCOPE : 5   BONES : 5

PAX Characterization

Those information should help you to a first sort and then should be completed by the PAX Graphique 

Technical sheet


Voltaire, international winner with J. Lansink (GP of Berlin, CSIO of Stockholm, Calgary…), 56th Best Sire of winners in Jumping on 2013 WBFSH world ranking. He has more than 200 international performers in CSI, CSIO and CSI-W.
Kellemoi de Pepita, winner in CSIO and CSI-W, 6th world ranked in 2011, ISO 183, Finesse RBG, Concorde, Altair, CSI-W with B. Underhill, Play It Again, CSI-W with I. Millar, Helios, CSIO and CSI-W with H. Bourdy, ISO 183, Flyinge Elektro, Vulkano FRH, 2nd GP CSI5* GCT in Monaco with M. Ehning, Ohm of Ponthual, 55th WBFSH world performer in 2012, ISO 175, Slieveanorra, Nations Cup winner in Calgary, 2nd GP CSI5* in Wellington…
Cemeta dam of:
Gideon (Flamingo swb), CSI2* and dressage
Interest (Apollonios xx), 10th in the 7 years World championship in Lanaken with G. Schroeder, CSI3*
One Endeavour (Voltaire hann), CSI3*
Lady Meta (Voltaire hann) dam of Van Meta, CSIO4* and dam of Belle Meta, CSI and  Kannan JR, 2018 KWPN Champion, Wessel, CSI2*, Eric Jr, CSI2*
One Endeavour (Voltaire hann), CSI3*
Wozieta dam of :
Evalmère de Kaval, « Elite Sport », index 148 in dressage in Holland and dam of Parcival, index 170 in dressage.
Nameta, CSI and dam of Sjors, CSI 1m45 and De Meta, CSI 1m40
Rozieta dam of Le Mexico II, approved stallion in Oldenburg



International performer with M. Hécart:
Nations Cup winner in Lisbon and La Baule, 2nd in Gijon…
French Champion in 2005
European Championship in San Patrignano
2nd GP CSI3* of La Courneuve, Vejer de la Frontera, Deauville, GP CSIO5* of Gijon, 3rd GP CSIO in Moscow and Gijon…
ISO 178


He goes back to 14th place in the world ranking in 2021, with 79 products winner in ranking events. He has been among the top 25 for 11 years and was No. 1 in 2014 and on the podium in 2012-2013 and 2015. Kannan has more than 600 products winner in CSI as:

Quabri de l'Isle, Gold medal by team at the 2019 Pan-American Games, Winner Gestereen's Nations Cup CSIO5*, 3rd GP CSIO5* in Aachen in 2018, Rio Olympic Games in 2016, Caen World Equestrian Games in 2014 with P. Veniss, Tradition de la Roque, 2nd GP CSI4* in Wellington with McLain Ward, Molly Malone V, 4th GP CSI5*-W in Verona, 5th GP CSIO5* in Dublin with B. Allen, Vintadge de la Roque, winner GP Hagen CSI5* with D. Hendrickx, Nicolaj de Music ranked GP 5* in St Tropez, Rome et Londres with E. Gaudiano, Kel'Star du Vingt Ponts, CSI5* with J. Guéry, Tokyo 2 ex Tokyo de Saint Fray, 3rd GP CSI5*-W in Stuttgart, GP CSI5*in Valkenswaard, ISO 171 with C. Ahlmann, Symphonie des Biches, CSI4* with R. Angot, Astuce de la Roque winner GP in Vilamoura and Royan and ranked in CSI4* with V. Bettendorf, Sunshine du Phare CSI5* with R. Y. Bost, Toupie de la Roque, CSI5* with J. Epaillard and P. Devos, Broadway de Mormoulin CSI 5* with E. Levy and T. Philippaerts, Khan VD Kattevennen CSIOYR with T. Philipparts, Toledo du Phare, CSI4* with G. Anon Suarez, Tourterelle d'Elle, CSI4*, …

N°29 WBFSH WORLD SIRE 2021 in Eventing: Danger Mouse, 3rd CCI3* in Tallahassee, 5th CCI4* in Allentown with C. Martin, Trésor de la Loge, winner CCI3* in Sopot with Marco Biasia, Carouzo Bois Marotin CCI4* with M. Livio,  and Billy Bumble, Ogustin du Terroir, Karvaleo...

 Already N°1 in 2019, he is, in 2021, once again the best sire of the World Championships with 37 offspring entered in all age categories and 12 finalists. 4 products in the 5-year-old final at the World Championships including Gattaca de Vains, Kylemore Lady and Kannandillo. 3 in the 6-year-old final with Kannem J.A. and First du Murger and finally 4 in the 7-year-old final with Odiena van Berimar 5th and Junior Kannan ranked in the Top 10.
Past years : Rockwell RC is 5 years old World Champion, Opium JW vd Moerhoeve TN is 4th, Janieta P. 28th
Noyelle vd Begijnakker is 8th of the 6 years old Championship, Nadal Hero & DB 24th, Kingsborough Kasper 26th
George Z finished 28th of the 7 years old

In 2021 he is the best Sire in the French young horses championships with 5 products among the top 20 7yo : Elfira des Salines 5th with P. Rozier, Europe d’Authuit 8th, Elios du Marais, Espoir de la Loisne et Encore toi du Linon.

Gold Digger du Ventel, stallion, was sold 165 000€ at the Oldenburg auction, Morkus BSW was Westphalian Champion, Lovekey SR was sold 90 000 € at the KWPN sales, Orchidée was sold 81 000 € at the Seacost Stables sales, Quina van Strokapelleken was sold 65 000€ at the Fences Elite Auction.
Hattaturk de Hus won the 2 years old Stallion selection in Saumur, Go Up de Farjonnière was 2nd in Chazey/Ain, Gino du Ventel, 3rd in Strazeele licensed Selle Français stallion in 2019, Galliano West 5th in Lamballe, Gazelle Duverie Normandy Champion of the 3 years old.