This athletic youngster by Lord Argentinus was licensed at the Hanoverian main licensing in Verden.
Lyon is a modern thoroughbred-type with exceptional reflexes and scope over the fences.
Sire Lord Argentinus is victorious in international competitions with Thomas Heineking. As a five-year-old, he won several qualifications for the "Bundeschampionat" with outstanding marks up to 9.0 and was runner-up of the five-year-olds at the Oldenburg national show in Rastede. Next to his fifth place at the "Bundeschampiont" final of the six-year-olds, he showed his great ability at the World Breeding Jumping Championships for Young Horses in Lanaken (BEL). As a youngster, he was placed in many 1.40 m classes. Today, he is victorious in Grand Prix.
The dam sire Lex Lugar by Lordanos won the Hamburg Derby in 2010 and was placed second and third at this worlds most difficult jumping show in the following years. After many further international victories and placing, he was awarded VTV-stallion (Oldenburg stallion of the year).
The grand dam, St.Pr.M. Cleo, is still highly successful in 1.50 m classes. She won the Grand Prix of Salzkotten with Laura Rochell in 2016.
The great-grand sire Couleur-Rubin was successful in the international sport with Ludger Beerbaum, they won Grand Prixs and Nation Cups. At his licensing, he was awarded premium stallion, in 2001, he became runner-up at the "Bundeschampionat". In the following year, he was placed again in the final of Warendorf and became VTV-stallion.
Lyon comes from the Hanoverian dam line of Isolde, that, for example, brought the international jumper Babou by Balou du Rouet (Andrius Petrovas/LTU) and County by Cassini II (Felix Hassmann/GER).