David and Geraint are two of the leading International Welsh judges, having judged from the USA, to South Africa, most of Europe and Australia.
Davids family pedigree traces horses and ponies back to 1704. Geraint a leading rider and trainer has competed at all disciplines, from hunting to hounds to showing hunters.
Telynau ponies are worldwide known for the temperament and movement- both of which are excellent. They are very Welsh, with good bone, beautiful heads, large eyes and renowned back ends.
Eyarth Rio has been the Senior Stud Sire for the past 25 years . His stock are part of leading studs in Europe, Scandinavia and the USA. In Holland nearly all the leading stallions are descended from Rio. In the USA two full brothers by Rio – Telynau Royal Charter and Telynau Royal Anthem have been to the forefront as the leading sires for several years of the Champions at the World famous Devon Horse Show, and have taken the topmost honours in the Show Hunter division.
Worldwide winners with Telynau bloodlines are too numerous to mention, but they have excelled at the highest level at the Templeton, Breeders Challenge and Cuddy competitions at the Horse of the Year show. They have also been represented in the Section A ridden at Olympia. In 2011, Telynau was competing at HOYS in the Hack section along with the ridden and show hunter pony sections.
David and Geraint are aware that health and old age is creeping up on them and so will reduce the numbers over the next few years, so visit the stud and see the families of ponies, A,B and Part-breds, you will be made most welcome.
Buy a Telynau pony with confidence that you have a beautiful pony with temperament to match. A sure winning combination.