About CRUISING

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CRUISING (ISH) Stallion and CSI5* international showjumper.

The only stallion in Ireland with a 5 star ranking for his own performance, 5* for his showjumping progeny and 5* for his eventing progeny.


Winner of 18 International Grand Prix's including Aachen CSI5*, Dortmund CSI5*, Lucerne CSI5*, 2nd World cup final Gothenburg 1999, 6th World equestrian games Rome 1998,  7th European championships 1997, winner of world cup qualifiers in Millstreet 1997 & 1998, Geneva 1998, on winning nations cup teams in Dublin 1995 - 1997, Aachen 1995, San Marino 1994, Calgary 1995, Rotherdam 1996.   Ranked in top 10 WBFSH in 1996/1997/1998, and ranked in the top 5 WBFSH for Sires for 7 consecutive years. In 2017 he is still ranked No°8 in the WBFSH stallion rankings. By December 1999 Cruising had competed in over 138  recognized International showjumping classes winning and being placed in no less than 90% of them.


Cruising is a proven sire of international Showjumping and Eventing Champions with over 200 animals having competed at international level including;


  • Flexible (ISH) CSI5* USA winner of the World cup finals in 2012 and 2nd in 2008, also 6th in the Olympics 2012, and winner of numerous Grand Prix's. USEF 2012 horse of the year and ranked no°6 in the WBFSH 2012.
  • SailsAway (ISH) CSI5* Finland, World equestrian games Aachen 2006, 18th European Championships 2005, winner and placed in numerous Grand Prix's.
  • Mic Mac Du Tillard CSI5* GER/SWE, 28th European championships 2011, World equestrian games, and winner of numerous Grand Prix's. 
  • Mr Medicott (ISH) CCI4* 25th Olympic games 2008, 9th Olympic games 2012, winner and placed in numerous international competitions. Ranked WBFSH No° 1 in 2012 and No° 1 USEF event horse of the year 2012.  
  • Mr Cruise Control CCI4* winner of Luhmuhlen CCI4* Ranked No° 6 in the WBFSH eventing 2013 and No° 1 event horse of the year in the UK 2013, and winner and placed in numerous others.


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My Pedigree

1999 Der Große Preis von Aachen