Hackney Ponies don’t get much more impressive than Heartland High Tech! The 2001 bay stallion was the 2011 World Champion Hackney Pony Stallion/Gelding, and was the Grand Champion and the Open Champion Hackney Pony at the 2011 Lexington Junior League Horse Show. In 2010, this talented pony was voted the United Professional Horsemen’s Association Open, Amateur and Overall Hackney Pony of the Year! Heartland High Tech was also the 2010 World Grand Champion Hackney Pony and the 2009 World Champion Amateur Ladies Hackney Pony.
Bred by the Kolkmans of Heartland Hackney Farm, Heartland High Tech is sired by Dun-Haven Bandolier and is out of Heartland Sweetheart.
Heartland High Tech greeting fans at BreyerFest
Heartland High Tech has competed in Amateur Ladies Hackney Pony classes with his owner, Helen Rosburg, and in Open Hackney Pony classes with trainer Ruth Gimpel. Rosburg notes that Heartland High Tech is an absolute gentleman and he always gives his all in the show ring!
In the time since his Breyer portrait model was released in 2012, Heartland High Tech is now owned by Majestic Oaks Hackney Farm and has continued to wow spectators and judges alike. Some of his most recent awards include 2019 World’s Champions of Champion Amateur Hackney Pony and 2019 World’s Champion Amateur Ladies Hackney Pony!
Heartland High Tech's Traditional scale Breyer portrait model
was produced from 2012 to 2012.