Lastic made show jumping history when he cleared seven feet, seven inches with the then young rider Nick Skelton (just 21) in 1978. Lastic was a son of the Trakehner stallion Lateran out of a mare with unknown breeding, along with Nick Skelton, Lastic competed in world cup and grand prix competitions.

Below you can watch the historic jump made at Olympia international horse show by the great horse Everest Lastic along with Nick Skelton.

British high jump record of 2.32 m set in 1978 by Nick Skelton on Everest Lastic at Olympia, London.

Lastic - Showjumping
Lastic was part of the famous Everest showjumping team that was such a big part of British showjumping during the 80`s and while sponsored by Everest double glazing competed in the show jumping arena under the name of Everest Lastic.

Lateran Sire Of Lastic

Lateran sire of LasticLateran is a Trakehner stallion who has proved to be very influential as a sport horse sire, as well as Lastic Lateran is also the sire of stallions Lachs, Laterit, Latino, Lasso, and Lavendel.

Rider Of Lastic Nick Skelton

Nick Skelton is one of the leading show jumping riders in the world, who has won almost all the major equestrian showjumping championships and classes, these include the world cup, Aachen grand prix, Spruce Meadows grand prix, European championships, world championships and the Hickstead Derby. In 2012 Nick Skelton was a member of the British Olympic gold member team, four years later he would win the individual gold at the Rio Olympics. Lastic was one of the first horses which Nick competed internationally at just 21 years of age Nick and Lastic break the famous high jump record, but together the pair also won many other international jumping classes.

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