National stud Kladruby
is the oldest major stud
in the world.
Old kladrub white - horses were primarily used for ceremonies and old kladrubś black - were horses for the clergy. Nowdays you can find old-kladrubś white – horses from the National stallion being used in the Swedish and Danish courts. Today old – kladrubś white-horses and black-horses from National stud representing mainly in team contests, in classical manage, in a contest of barocco team, in demonstration to Spanish High school or by the police in Prague, Pardubice and in Ostrava. Old-kladrub horses are known for their good tempered character and have been used for hypotherapy and recreational horse back riding.
In cooperation with Vítek Škop.
Photos by Patrik Borecký & Tomáš Brabec