"The initiator of the Midlands Foal Syndicate"
Xavier Bozo has bred in France for 40 years (owning stud farms) he has developed Intercontinental Bloodstock as a worldwide bloodstock operation since 1996.
Involved in the French racing and breeding life he has been vice-president of the French Thoroughbred Breeders association, member of the board of the main French auction sales and one of the directors of France Elevage a company investing in the purchase of stallions. He is also Vice President of a French racing track and a steward.
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France: +33 (0) 6 80082968
What is Intercontinental Bloodstock?
Intercontinental Bloodstock is a worldwide and experienced company involved in the horse business through its manager Xavier Bozo.
This Thoroughbred bloodstock company was created in 1996 by Xavier Bozo.Xavier has 40 years of experience in the worldwide breeding and racing industry, having bought mares, weanlings, yearlings and racing horses with great success, and most of them having turned out very well liked. Recently Americain (bought for US$ 200,000) then a Melbourne Cup winner in the same year (earning AUS $ 2,700,000). Lilly of The Valley a Gr1 winner unbeaten 3 year old filly having been bought € 160,000,00 as a yearling and resold to Japan for € 2 Million. Intercontinental Bloodstock bought the grand dam of Excelebration (2012 Top miler in Europe) and many other dams or sisters or brothers of Champions.
Youngsters are Xavier’s passion and his eye has been well educated over the years and during his many travels around the world.
Xavier Bozo has for many years managed different stud farms. Taking care of mares and foals, sale preparations, stallion management, having worked beside horses for many years, as well as having purchased as a bloodstock agent at all the major thoroughbred sales in the major countries for the family farm and or for clients.
While having developed a new farm in South Africa (Spring Water Farm) Xavier and his wife Nathalie still have a breeding stock and racing horses in France and a large connection in Europe.
Spring Water Farm is situated just alongside the famous Summerhill Stud which has been the leading breeder in South Africa for the past 9 years.
Intercontinental Bloodstock has a strong established partnership in all the thoroughbred countries and works with people sharing the same passion.