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U.S. & Canadian Reserve National Champion Futurity Stallion
2000 Scottsdale Unanimous class winner 2 year old Colts
2001 Scottsdale Unanimous class winner Colts of 1998
2002 Scottsdale Unanimous class winner Stallions Born in 1998
|*Parys El Jamaal||Ali Jamaal||Ruminaja Ali|
|Classic Krystall||*Simeon Shor||Antey|
The 2001 U.S. and Canadian Reserve National Champion Futurity Stallion and a U.S. Top Ten Junior Halter Stallion the following year, *Besson Carol (*Parys El Jamaal x Classic Krystall) is the sire of nine successfully competitive get at the 2012 Scottsdale show. Between them they brought home a championship, two reserve championships, 9 Top Tens, 2 firsts, 2 seconds, a fifth and a sixth in Scottsdale competition.
In Halter competition San Besson (x Diva AA), a second place winner in the Two-Year-Old AAO Colts and a Top Ten in the Two-Year-Old Colts (senior division), finished on a high note by taking the Reserve Junior Champion Halter Colt, AAOTH title.
Other Besson Carol Top Ten Halter winners included Ascarii (x Satin Chall LL) in the Classic Yearling Halter Colts (junior division) and Avaatar (x Alija Cherie), a Top Ten in both the Classic Yearling and Two-Year-Old Halter Geldings AAOTH and the SSS Classic Two-Year-Old Halter Geldings ATH.
Sir Elton (x Mostly Demure) was also a multi-Top Ten, first as a winner in the Classic Two-Year-Old Halter Geldings and then in the SSS Classic Two-Year-Old Halter Geldings ATH.
The ultimate star of the *Besson offspring at the Scottsdale show was Resstitution (x Ekkatarina), a talented Western horse that was first in the Western Pleasure AAO 18-35 and Champion Western Pleasure AAO 18-35; second in the Western Pleasure Junior Horse and the Reserve Champion Western Pleasure Junior Horse.
Another fine Western Pleasure competitor, Kinsman (x Kristianna), was Top Ten in the SSS Western Pleasure Futurity Championship (3 & 4-Year-Olds).
In the Hunter Pleasure division, Graice (x Fame Miss Look) won the Hunt Seat Equitation 14-17, and then took a Top Ten (third) in the Hunter Seat Equitation Championship 14-17.
Bengali Lancer (x Mondolay LK) won a fifth place ribbon in the Hunter Pleasure Junior Horse Geldings & Stallions.
In the extremely competitive world of Reining Arabians, Shahteyn (x Shahteyna) took sixth in the Reining Horse Hackamore/Snaffle Bit class and then a Top Ten in the Reining Horse Hackamore/Snaffle Bit Championship.
Finally, *Besson appears as the sire of the dams in the pedigrees of many successful show horses, often those sired by *Marwan Al Shaqab. At the Scottsdale show these included the beautiful Baahir El Marwan, 2012 Scottsdale Reserve Champion Halter Stallion.