Open Tres Marias
Breeder: Dona Sofia, Argentina
Owner: Patrick Maleitzke, Polo Stud Schockemöhle, Germany
DS Meteoro, who combines the best bloodlines of Ellerstina and La Dolfina, was born in Argentina at the stud Doña Sofia. Due to the selection of excellent bloodlines and innovative pairings fulminant breeding results have been achieved there in recent years. The horses of Doña Sofia are played by the world‘s best polo players including Adolfo Cambiaso (+10), Guillermo „Sapo“ Caset Jr. (+10), Juan Martin Nero (+10) and Gonzalo Pieres Jr. (+10). In the semi final of the 2015 Hurlingham Open six descendants of the stud were participating. DS Meteoros sire Ellerstina Picaro is one of the best stallions of Ellerstina. As a two year old he was awarded „Grand Champion Male Polo Argentino SRA“. Three of his sisters and 15 descendants played the Triple Crown. DS Meteoeros dam Open Tres Marias of Rainbow Corner out of Jupiter played the Hurlingham Open 2011 with Guillermo „Sapo“ Caset Jr. (+10). Jupiter is one of the best mares of Gonzalo Pieres Jr., between 2000 and 2003 he doublechukkered her on a regular basis. Rainbow Corner produced more than 30 first-class polo horses.