Tre Balzane Stud

Home of selected straigh Egyptian Arabian Horses in Umbria, Italy


Monika Savier, originally from Aachen, Germany, is an MA of social sciences. She founded TRE BALZANE stud in 1988. For more than 20 years now, she has also been working as an Equestrian Journalist. In 1995, she published the Italian edition of the ASIL ARABIAN BOOK, and the last books of Dr. Nagel, in addition to other books. She has written a considerable number of articles for renowned international journals such as TUTTO ARABI MAGAZINE, EQUUS ARABIANS (Germany), the BAIT AL ARAB NEWSLETTER (Kuwait), ARABIAN HORSE NEWS (Australia), and the WAHO Press Office. Since 2009 she was the managing editor of the official ANICA journal in Italy, a task she passed on at the end of 2012. Since more than 10 years she is staff writer of the DESERT HERITAGE MAGAZINE.
Teaming up with Dr. Hans Nagel and Mario Brunetti, in 2012 she founded NAWAL MEDIA publishers, with the purpose of promoting and publishing throughout the world media, information on research and preservation of the Arabian Horse Culture.
Mobile: +39 335 5235135

DW1D8015 Elisabeth Auer, born in Austria, is Stud Manager of Tre Balzane. She is a highly experienced horse trainer and equine physiotherapist. The breeding farm enjoys her outstanding coordination and management competence. At the centre of her thoughts is the HORSE, not only as a sports-oriented creature to be trained and bred, but above all as an individual to be taken care of with high levels of professionalism as well as suitable and innovative methods.
Mobile: +39 346 9818427


Caroline Doddeck loves and owns Arabian horses since many years. After working with us occasionally, she decided in 2019 to collaborate continuously in the farm as groom and assistant to Elisabeth Auer. Caroline has two daughters and lives in Foligno.


Claudio MariottiClaudio Mariotti, a graphic designer by profession and a lifelong horse lover! At the age of 12 he started riding horses. In 1993 he debuted as a jockey at the Giostra della Quintana in Foligno. He is instructor and trainer and the horses he follows show serenity and trust in humans because his philosophy is “conviction” and “no compulsion.” A first-level instructor in Historical Riding with FITETREC ANTE, a father of three kids began working with the Tre Balzane farm after a radical change in his life.


Miriam MattrellaStud administration in Tre Balzane is competently handled by Miriam Mattrella, our professional office secretary. She was born in Terni, Umbria and is a horse fan herself. She knows what to do when breeding papers of any kind are required, horse transport needs to be organized, or any other questions arise.
Contact her at the stud office at:
Cel. 0039 347 8905622

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