Aged 25-years-old Markus Beerbaum's former top horse, Constantin (Contender) has passed away. The Holsteiner joined Beerbaum's stables aged 8-years-old, two years later the combination jumped to victory in the Münster Grand Prix.
Meredith Michaels Beerbaum writes: "With heavy hearts we said goodbye to Constantin. Known for his tremendous scope, he was one of the most successful horses in Markus' career, their victories included the Grand Prix of Munich and the winning round in Aachen. He spent his retirement at home in the field in Thedinghausen. Rest easy, Consti"