Welcome to Capriole Farm.
Capriole Farm is a premier equestrian facility located in beautiful Buck Valley, Pennsylvania which is an hour west of Frederick, Maryland, an hour north of Winchester, Virginia and only 35 minutes west of Hagerstown, Maryland, convenient to Interstate 70 as well as I-68. We are focused on the classical training of horse and rider with an Olympic size indoor riding arena with excellent footing, spacious rolling paddocks and safe well ventilated stabling designed with the rider in mind as well as excellent farrier and veterinary care.
Capriole Farm is also a breeding farm of World Class Oldenburg and Hanoverian horses. We have exceptional mares that we breed to world famous stallions to produce horses of the highest quality with good temperament and high ride ability and trainability as well as beautiful and correct conformation and superb movement for the amateur or professional Dressage, Hunter or Jumper Rider.
We have produced two stallions, one of which we stand here at Capriole Farm. The spectacular Sandro Class by Sandro Hit and out of our fabulous mare World Class. This tremendous mare also produced the remarkable stallion Don De Marco who is by Donnerwetter, the sire of the great stallion Donnerhall.
Our devotion and dedication to producing the highest quality horse also includes every aspect of their care and proper upbringing. With proper nutrition and correct handling and training, we give our young horses the strong foundation that will help you to achieve your goals in your riding career.
We invite you to come and experience for yourself the beauty and serenity of Capriole Farm and find the horse of your dreams as well as learning to be the best rider you can be.
Sandro Class has been licensed for breeding with the German Oldenburg Verband (GOV) and the RPSI. He has completed his 30 DAY Stallion Performance Test at Silver Creek Farm and received very high scores. Look for him next to compete in the 6 Year Old FEI Young Horse classes. His first foal crop resulted in 100% Premium foals. Sandro Class is on his way to becoming an outstanding stallion for the United States.
After winning his 3 Year Old Colts/Geldings Class with a score of 81.7%, Sandro Class went on to win Reserve Champion in the Colt Championship Class and also won for the second time this year the Born in the USA Award.
Sir Sylvester won his 2 Year Old Colts/Geldings Class with a score of 79.3% and was Reserve Champion in the Colts Championship Class the first day of showing. Then on the second day he was second in his 2 Year Old Colts/Geldings Class with a score of 78.1% and then won the Colts Championship Class and the Young Horse Championship and was Reserve Grand Champion of the show.
Sandro Class won his 3 Year Old Colts/Geldings Class both days with scores of 75.8% and 81.4%. He was 3rd in the Colts/Geldings Championship Class and was the winner of the Born in the USA Breeders Award.
Sir Sylvester at Dressage at Devon where he placed 3rd in the Yearling Colts/Geldings Class. He was awarded the 2007 USDF All Breed Dressage Sport Horse Breeding Reserve Champion in the Oldenburg Horse Breeders Society NA Division of the GOV.