SF stallion qualified "VERY PROMISING "
Eligible to the young male genetic SF program
(also approved MIPAAF)
Bay - 1,70 m (16,3hh) - 2016 -
5* cirale - BSO+18(0,38)
Warmblood Fragile Foal Syndrome (WFFS) and PSSM1 : non-carrier
Breeder : Richard Levalois (Normandy)
Owned by SCEA Levallois Richard
- Haras de Couvains - 50680 Couvains



GOOD PLEASURE has got everything !

He is the modern stallion who has dominated his generation,
unanimously elected 3YO STALLION CHAMPION OF FRANCE at the end of the test.

Rare son of the wanted For Pleasure and of a mother by Diamant de Semilly,
both regulary classified among the best stallions in the world, he
Good Pleasure has also for grandmother the famous Champion of France Etoupe II :
a wonderful maternal lineage to make all lovers of genetics dream !

What else ?



FOR PLEASURE, his sire:

Author of a brillant international sportive career under the saddle of Marcus Ehning and Lars Nieberg with 77 winnings in GP CSI, CSI-W, whose the CSI5* in Zurinch (2004), the CSIW in Leipzig (2004), the CSIW in Göteborg (2003), the CSIW of Geneva (1996), the CSIW in Brussel (1996) etc...

For Pleasure has been awarded :

For Pleasure
, his sire

World Best show jumping winner in 2003 by the WBFSH,
German Champion in 1995 and 2002,
Olympic Champion in team in Atlanta and also Sydney,
European team Champion in Mannheim, Donaueschingen (3rd in individual) and Hickstead.

Flora de Mariposa


For Pleasure is also very well placed as a stallion, ranked 2nd Best Sire of showjumpers worldwide in 2016 ( WBFSH rankings). He is still placed among the best stallions of the World in 2019 and is one of the most wanted sire.

Among his best offspring, we noticed:


- Flora de Mariposa ISO175 CSIO5* - Olympic Champion in team in Rio de Janeiro in 2016 and World Vice-Champion in team at the WEG in 2014;
- For Joy van't Zorgvliet ISO172;
- Epleaser van't Heike 1st CSI5* in Villach 2016;
- For Felicila CSI5*- CSIO;
- For Success CSI4*;
- Barron 2nd CSIO5* St Gallen 2016 and 2nd in team at the OG in Rio de Janeiro 2016;
- Fit For Fun 13 winner of the GP CSI5* in Rotterdam, Al Rayyan, Doha and Bale;
- Ottawa Meraviglia di Ca'San Giorgio CSI5*;
and many other ones...

Among his best indexed offspring in France, we noticed the very good winners in CSIO and CSI-W: Soory de l'Hallali CSI5* ISO169, Rush d'Hoogpoort ISO168, Opale des Peupliers ISO161, Qamaieu de Montsec ISO168, Quebec Tame ISO162, Romane du Theil ISO166, Shiva d'Amaury ISO169, etc... as well as the performing stallions Quilebo du Tillard ISO163, Quinquet d'Ivraie ISO151, ...

The lovers of genetic will also enjoy the maternal lineage of Good Pleasure,
one of the best of the Selle Français studbook !
BETTY BOOP SEMILLY, his first mother, filly of the World N°1 Diamant de Semilly:
Good Pleasure Semilly is her first product.

ETOUPE II, his 2nd mother is a great showjumping champion, ISO161.

She left a great memory in the french showjumping world, especially when she became Champion of France at 5YO and 6 YO.
She dedicates herself during many years to her sportive career, so she was used for reproduction quite latetly and most of her offspring are still young:

2007 Toscane du Hequet
2011 Boogy d'Argouges, ISO 133, CSI 1,40m
2014 Ehllo d'Argouges, ISO 122
2015 Felicie d'Argouges, ISO 118
2008 Ulyss du Hequet, ISO 122
2010 Angelina Gibay, ISO 141, CSIYH 1,40m
2012 Chatham Semilly, ISO 126 at 5YO and then exported to Italy

Angelina Gibay
, the full sister of his dam




Etoupe II, his mother


IRRESISTIBLE, his 3rd mother also produced:

1980 Osca de l'Ampliere
1985 Trésor de Molière, ISO133
1992 Extra de Lauvotte, ISO138
2001 Nykos des Glayes, ISO138
1981 Pamplière, ISO 144
1990 Cabri du Hequet, ISO 150
1991 Dorsay, ISO 147 IESO, stallion
1993 Foudroyant, ISO 143
1994 Grain de Soleil, ISO 158, stallion
1997 Joyau du Hequet, ISO 134, stallion
1998 Kidam du Hequet, ISO 144
1982 Queven du Hequet, ISO 119
1991 Derby du Chanu, ISO 139
1994 Gypsy du Chanu, ISO 150
2007 Traviata Sange, ISO 138
1996 Irresistible du Chanu, ISO 124
2004 Quinai des Chayottes, ISO 172, CSI5*
2006 Saphir des Chayottes , ISO 159 , CISO5*
1998 Katchanue, ISO 112
2004 Quel Chanu, ISO 165, CSIO5*
2009 Vaillante du Chanu, ISO 132
1989 Baladine IV, ISO 145, CSI
1990 Chipie du Hequet, ISO 126
1997 Jump du Hequet, ISO 136




Quel Chanu


Quinai des Chayottes

His 4th mother has produced many jumping winners like : Alpha D ISO161, Peluche du Banney ISO 156, Lolita de la Loge ISO163, Nade de l'Amplière ISO153 etc...

Quickly de Kreisker

His 5th mother is the famous SF broodmare Son Altesse, who comes from the excellent SF maternal lineage n°62-63, at the root of countless jumping champions like : Baladine du Mesnil, First de Launay, Ionesco de Brekka, Quickly de Kreisker, etc. and the stallions: Echo de Thurin, Leprince de Thurin, Duc de Thurin, Fend l’Air, Jabad, Trésor de Cheux, ...

A dream pedigree !


In 2020, in parallel to an exceptional breeding season done in fresh semen with more than 220 mares covered, Good Pleasure Semilly made 9 clear rounds above 10 and is placed 25th of the Top 100 best 4 YO French jumpers.

Good Pleasure Semilly - French Championships of the 4 YO - Fontainebleau 2020

Good Pleasure Semilly - 4 YO class - 2020

Good Pleasure Semilly won the 3YO SF stallion Championships of Normandy and has been elected unanimously CHAMPION OF FRANCE 2019 OF THE 3YO SF STALLIONS after the stallion test !
This lord dominates by his perfect chic model, his sumptuous gaits with tone, balance, fluidity, flexibility and power in engagement: a marvel ! And on the jumps, he finishes convincing everyone by his strength, his strike, his reactivity, his natural application, his ease: an undoubted gift !


Good Pleasure Semilly - Champion of France of the 3 YO SF Stallions - 2019



Good Pleasure begins breeding in 2020. BSO+18 (0,38). He doesn't pass on the Warmblood Fragile Foal Syndrome (WFFS non-carrier). He has also been tested non-carrier PSSM1.

SF approved stallion, qualified "VERY PROMISING" by the SF studbook in 2020.

Good Pleasure Semilly belongs to the "Young Male Genetic SF program" of the Selle Français studbook.


Good Pleasure Semilly has everything what we are looking for breeding nowadays.

The French Champion of the 3 YO SF stallions dominates by his perfect chic model, his sumptuous gaits with tone, balance, fluidity, flexibility and power in engagement.
Over the jumps, he finishes convincing everyone by his strength, his strike, his reactivity, his natural application, his ease.
Good Pleasure Semilly has been tested non-carrier WFFS and PSSM1.

What else ?


You can bring your mare to France for being inseminated. In this case, the stud fee is divided in two parts :

2020 conditions : 300 euros at reservation + 450 euros if the mare is pregnant (Live Foal Guarantee)
At Haras de Semilly, the inseminations and scans are included.
The mares are inseminated with frozen or fresh semen.

It is also possible to send chilled or frozen semen to another french AI center (shipping costs to add).

Towards foreign countries, we can send you the semen directly or through our brokers if there is one who works for us in your country. For all information, feel free to contact us by email : contact@semilly.com



ISO : Showjumping Index
ICC : Eventing Index
IDR : Dressage Index
IE : exported horses ranked in international classes CSI /CSIO / CSIW
100 to 120 : Good
120 to 140 : Very Good
140 to 160 : Excellent
160 and more : The Best