Breeder: Kozienice Stud Farm


Gelding BRONZ, chestnut, born in 1961 (Merry Minstrel – Branża by Skarb).


One of the best Marian Kozicki’s horses bred at Kozienice Stud Farm. Bronze (1970), silver (1971) and gold (1972) medallist in Championship of Poland in show jumping.

Horses purchased by sports clubs from Kozienice Stud Farm have achieved a series of triumphs at international equestrian competitions.

Bronz and Brzeszczot was included in Polish team that won Nations Cup in 1969 during CHIO in Olsztyn whereat Bronz had the faultless course

Bronz (Merry Minstrel) won the competition of CC class during CHIO in Aachen wherein the best horses participated.

In 1968, this horse, under M. Kozicki, won the award of Secretary of Foreign Commerce during CHIO in Olsztyn in 1969, Bronz, under Kozicki, won the great award of German Democratic Republic in Leipsic.

The Champion of Poland in show jumping in 1972 (Marian Kozicki), silver medallist in 1971 and bronze in 1970.

An Olympian twice – in Mexico (1968) where he was the best of Polish team (placed 35th), and in Munich (1972).

Author of the entry: Paweł Gocłowski

Below you will find links to related materials in the Polish Digital Equestrian Library.

Polish Digital Equestrian Library:

Click the following links to go to related materials in Polish Digital Equestrian Library (they will open in a new page):

„Marian Kozicki” (2012) – Witold Duński

„Najciekawsze starty w międzynarodowych konkursach skoków przez przeszkody 1956-1979” (1981) – J. Chachuła, W. Bucholc-Ferenstein

„Polskie konie wierzchowe wyd.2” (1981) – Jerzy Chachuła i Wanda Bucholc-Ferenstein