Menelik is an impressive young Hanoverian stallion, foaled in 2010 and imported from Europe in 2015. His show career is already off to a great start, with wins in the 7 year old jumpers at Tryon and Del Mar, and high placings in the 7 year olds and 1.30m jumpers at Colorado and Sacramento as well. At the 2018 HITS Coachella Circuit, he had consistently high placings in the 1.35m classes. Menelik is by Monte Bellini, a stallion with such a record that includes appearances at World Cup Finals, wins in Nations Cups and a qualification for the 2012 Olympic Games. He is out of Statella P by Stakkato, a Hanoverian Stallion with numerous Nations Cup appearances, ranked No. 1 in the world and named Stallion of the Year 2007 for producing numerous successful sport horses. With this exciting combination of bloodlines, Menelik’s power and athleticism is proving to shape a bright future in the sport.