Samurai was born in 2001 at the studfarm Akhalt-Service in Russia. He was imported to Czech Republic at the end of January, 2004.
Samurai belongs to Fakirpelvan line, he is inbred V x IV to its founder, chestnut stallion 828 Fakirpelvan. Another inbreeding can be found in his pedigree, IV x IV to Absentīs son 858 Ametist, record holder on distance 2000m.
Samurai is stallion of a good type, correct conformation, high intelligence and strong bond to humans.
Most of his offspring is in "his" type.
Partbred gelding Syrgyn (owner Karin Kormanova) is in endurance training since 2012 and achieved some placings and Best condition prize in 80km competitions already. Another partbred, mare Epey, placed 1st and 2nd in 2016 at 60km level competitions.
Samuraiīs daughter Jangi became European Junior champion (2012), Shergir was ranked as the best 2 y.o. colt in 2015 in Europe, filly Alcippe became Junior Champion at Corona Bohemiae Cup in 2016.
Samurai himself was ranked 1st in the category of 7 y.o. and older stallions during grading tour in 2015 in Europe - complete results can be found here.
Ghanima, partbred filly, bay (out of Gazli 9, ox Pafos)
Syrgyn, partbred colt, dark bay (out of Allastar, Lakmus)
Seyis, partbred colt, black (out of Gazli 9, ox Pafos)
Djady-Djan, filly, black (out of 2698 Davenda, 1195 Ekemen)
Frygia, filly, dark bay (out of Fornaks, Anis)
Samsyk, partbred colt, black (out of Markiza 11, 995 Kerzi)
Epey, partbred filly, bay (out of Everda, Mamed)
Jangi, filly, balck (out of Jana-Jan, Mingam)
Sadalbari ATT, colt, dark buckskin (out of Grust, Serasker)
Saladdin ATT, colt, dark bay (out of Fornaks, Anis)
Djik-Djiki ATT, filly, black (out of 2698 Davenda, 1195 Ekemen)
Shabrang ATT, colt, golden bay (out of Ainabat, 1179 Gunesh 22)
Shergir ATT, colt, bay (out of Jana-Jan, Mingam)
Delbar ATT, filly, black (out of 2698 Davenda, 1195 Ekemen)
Jehanara ATT, filly, bay (out of Jana-Jan, Mingam)
Gisi ATT, filly, black (out of Grust, 1099 Serasker)
Alcippe ATT, filly, bay (out of Ainabat, 1179 Gunesh 22)
Sipahi ATT, colt, black (out of Jana-Jan, Mingam)
Sire of Samurai is 1228 Maksut 2, black, born in 1989 at studfarm "Dagestanskij". Maksut got Diploma of III.degree at the championship in Piatigorsk in 1996. He is full brother to mare 2820 Melana, who was succesful at the racetrack (2x 1. Prize of Association), same as in endurance (4th place and Best condition prize at 120km competition). Except that she is the dam of Grand Prix stallion Makka Shael. Another full sister to Maksut is mare 2804 Marta, dam of succesful racehorse Mamai.
Maksut 2 produced five seasons at studfarm Akhalt-Service and among his 17 foals we can find World Champion Omelia (2001), World Reserve champion Olympia (2002), World Junior Reserve champion Omega, 4th placed at the World championship and full sister to Samurai, mare Simfonia, Virtual World champion Stambul, who was also competing in endurance up to 80km level (by the way, dam of Stambul, Sikea, is full sister to Samuraiīs dam Sakata). Another descendants of Maksut placed at the World championship, were Karakhan (placed 3rd and 5th) and Mikhman. J
Maksutīs sire is racetrack crack black stallion 1083 Omar (ran 2-5 years old in Krasnodar and Makhkachkala, out of 20 starts won 12x). Except that he got twice (1984-5) Diploma of II. degree at the breeding championship. In Omarīs pedigree we can find Rasmussen factor, inbreeding III x II to founder of the family, mare 1310 Ovgan (Lachin-Silfa). Omarīs sire is record holder (1800m) 910 Opal, son of line founder 828 Fakirpelvan.
Maksutīs dam is 2014 Mushmula 3, born in 1981 at the studfarm "Dagestanskii". Mushmula didnīt race, she produced 12 foals. Except above mentioned full sisters of Maksut, Mushmula is the dam of Champion of the breed Manas 6 (1095 Polot).
Samuraiīs dam is elite graded mare Sakata, born 1993. She is used in breeding since 1996.
Sire of Sakata is stallion 1069 Kortik, light bay, born in 1984 at the studfarm Chagorta. Kortik was typical representative of the old line Toporbai. He raced as 2-4 years old in Krasnodar and Tbilisi (14 starts, 8 placings). Despite the fact he didnīt achive any special succes at the racetrack, he excells with good, spacey movements, which he transfers to his offspring. At the exhibition in Tbilisi in 1989 he got Diploma of III. degree. Kortik produced since 1989 and there were 31 foals on the ground. Three sons were used in breeding - 1227 Makat, Grandkuli and Mingam.
Sakataīs dam is chestnut mare 2450 Sayatkhanum 19, born 1985 at the studfarm "Dagestanskii". Sayatkhanum raced as 2-3 years old in Tbilisi (12 starts - 7 placings). Sayatkhanum was used as a broodmare at Akhalt-Service studfarm and after finishing its activities, she was sold to Estonia and then to Czech republic.
Sire of Sayatkhanum is stallion 985 Dagestan, buckskin, born in 1976 at the studfarm "Dagestanskii". Dagestan was succesful at the racetrack, out of 35 starts he placed 17 times, including 6 victories. During 11 years in breeding, he sired 35 foals, headed by stallions 1038 Gaisan 7, 1194 Doremir, 1192 Dorkush, 1198 Enyshli, 1249 Osman and outstanding mares 2394 Millet 6 (dam of Murgab, Mangyt, Margaritka) or 2965 Fonema 13 (dam of 1292 Farid and Feisal).
From damīs side Samurai belongs to the family founded by mare 398 Temmi (4 Ag Ishan-391 Taifa 53). This family is widespread and its representatives can be found in Russia, Kazakhastan, Europe and USA. Temmi family has spread out mostly due to mare 1112 Alsona (dam of breeding stallion 943 Arslan and 852 Azat and mare 1408 Agava, 1416 Aishat, 1710 Aisona, 1412 Aina and 1094 Aiden).
Samurai is linebred to the founder of the line 828 Fakirpelvan and also IV x IV to record holder (2000m) Ametist, son of Olympic dressage winner Absent.
More photos of Samurai to be found here