Vinca has performed and won at the top level in both Dressage and Show Hunters, and his offspring are following in his footsteps. He is registered ISR/OLD, GOV, and KWPN Registry B.
Vinca was site champion at the ISR/OLD Stallion Inspection at Hilltop Farm in 2007 receiving a total score of 217. He was 9th overall at the 100 Day Stallion Test at Paxton Farm in 2007 with an overall score of 111.3, including 9s for Character and Temperament. In 2006 Vinca received the coveted Born in the USA Award at Dressage at Devon for High Scoring Stallion. Vinca will be presented in the FEI Dressage arena in 2014.
Vinca's pedigree offers no surprise to top show ring success in every ring. Metall, his sire, had the highest marks for the "M" year. Vinca's damsire, Idocus, has had an extensive and successful International Dressage career representing both the Netherlands and the United States.
Daughter Veronica was was Site Foal Reserve Champion at Hilltop Farm at the ISR/OLD Inspection with an 8.3. She qualified and competed at the 2012 Markel/USEF National Four Year Old Young Horse Championship. In 2012, Veronica received First Place honors in the ISR/OLD N.A. USDF All Breed Awards for both DSHB Materiale, 4 & 5 yo Mare on a 78% and in Four Year Old Young Horse classes on a 74%. She is currently preparing for the FEI 6 Year Old classes in 2014.
Daughter Bella Donna is a champion Show Hunter ridden by a Junior rider, with plans on debuting in the 3'6" Junior Hunters in 2014.
Son Heirloom was the 2012 USDF/GAIG Foal Champion on a 80%. Also, Fiorello was the 2012 USDF/GAIG Colt Championship, Reserve Champion on a 80%. In 2013, daughter Ivanica FLF was named Champion Foal at the GAIG/USDF South-Eastern Championships.
In 2013, 100% of Vinca's foals presented received Premium Awards at their inspections. Ivanica FLF was awarded the coveted Foal of Distinction by the GOV jury