Why Olympic shortlisted showjumper Kimba Flamenco is one to watch *H&H Plus*

Tokyo may be on hold, but Jennifer Donald can’t wait for the return of Billy Twomey’s Olympic shortlisted gelding, described by his owner as a “studious librarian”

Kimba Flamenco

Age: 11
Breeding: AES, by Je T’Aime Flamenco out of Uttah Van Het Indihof (Heartbreaker)
Owner/breeder: Kim Barzilay
Producer: Emma-Jo Slater
Rider: Billy Twomey
Greatest achievements: won the CSI4* grand prix at Liverpool (2019), the CSIO5* Longines Falsterbo grand prix in Sweden (2018), the CSI4* grand prix on the Spanish Sunshine Tour (2018) and the national grade C championship (2016)

Owner/breeder Kim Barzilay

“When my rider Emma-Jo Slater was pregnant, it seemed a good time to put our great mare Uttah Van Het Indihof in foal and Billy Twomey suggested Je T’Aime Flamenco. He gets his name from being born at my Kimba Farm Stud, by Flamenco, and at home he’s known as Codi, from FlamenCO and InDI.