Nicolas Wettstein was born on March 30th 1981 in Basel, Switzerland. Nicolas holds three passports and has chosen to compete for Ecuador in 2011 after having represented Switzerland at the top level for over 10 years. Nicolas speaks 5 languages: French, German, Swiss-German, English and Spanish.

 Framoni Stud

Framoni comes from the contraction of 3 first names: FRA for Frank Wettstein, MO for Monique Deyme and NI for Nicolas Wettstein. Monique Deyme : "My mother. She is my coach and my trainer in Jumping and Cross-Country as well as being my sponsor! She rode at international level in Eventing in the 80s and recently released a book: “ Eventing: User’s guide” (2010). She is the breeder of all FRAMONI horses."

 

PICTURE OF FAME

TEAM FRAMONI


FRAMONI STUD

Framoni comes from the contraction of 3 first names: FRA for Frank Wettstein, MO for Monique Deyme and NI for Nicolas Wettstein.



Monique Deyme : " My mother. She is my coach and my trainer in Jumping and Cross-Country as well as being my sponsor! She rode at international level in Eventing in the 80s and recently released a book: “ Eventing: User’s guide” (2010). She is the breeder of all FRAMONI horses".

Frank Wettstein : "My father, my adviser, my sponsor. He competed internationally in Eventing until 2007."


Framoni stud did not always happen in the same facilities; therefore, Framoni does not refer to any specific place. Until 2001, foals were born in St Martin en Bresse (FRA), then in Passy (Near Cluny in Burgundy, France). In 2012, after the Burgundy domain got sold, Framoni Stud moved to Collonges, near Gex (FRA) at the border of Geneva.
Framoni Stud is active in 2 distinct activities: Breeding and Sport.





BREEDING

Framoni has produced 18 horses since 1994 and 16 of them bear the Framoni affix. 12 have competed and 6 of them competed at international level. (5 horses in Eventing and 1 in show-jumping). The Framoni products (chronologically) :

Go Framoni mother of Kourou Framoni.
Helvète Framoni Fontainebleau CSO Final 5y.
Just Framoni Classic Circuit classes 6y, then CIC1*. Mother of Onzième Framoni and Dixit Framoni.
La Framoni good results in 5y classes. Mother of Bandsy de Soulac.
Nollipap Framoni the best Framoni in Show-Jumping. CSI2*and 3*, mother of Rhea Framoni.
Nuklear Framoni Finalist in Pompadour at 4, 5 and 6 years old.
Oyé Framoni son of Kourou Framoni.
One Framoni CIC1* and 2*, approved Stallion.
Obole Framoni Finalist in Pompadour CCE, 4th best of her generation.
Onzième Framoni product of Just Framoni, best Framoni in Eventing , performer in CCI3* et 4*.
Passy Framoni Classic Circuit 4 years old.
Pixel Framoni CIC1* .
Rhea Framoni French Champion 2 y in Pompadour.
Rainier Framoni,
Aladin de Soulac
Dixit Framoni youngest mare born in 2013, daughter of Just Framoni, half-sister of Onzième Framoni.

In 2014, 3 horses are still under 5 years of age.

Anglo-Arabe Stallion Fandsy , bought when he was four years-old after his racing career, is the father of 7 Framoni products. (Nuklear/One One/ Obole/ Passy/Pixel/Rhea/ Dixit).
After a great international Eventing career (ICC 140) up to World Cup CIC3* level, Fandsy was sold to North Germany. In 2014, at age 20, he was still taking part in dressage competitions.
Framoni Stud is the exclusive French dealer for frozen semen of Fandsy.
To buy semen please contact framoni@orange.fr .



SPORT

The sport section, based in Collonges (FRA) provides exclusive facilities with stables for 8 horses, an outdoor paddock 90x30m, a walker (18m diameter), 4 paddocks with shelter, a one-hectare field. The authorisation for an indoor arena has been granted by the city and a third of the outdoor arena could be covered. Possibility to rent from 1 to 8 boxes.

Nicolas Wettstein’s competition horses (Onzième Framoni and Nadeville Merzé), as well as his younger horses are stabled in Switzerland at the Equestrian Center in Avusy (near Geneva). Competitions horses regularly go to Collonges for holidays and fitness training. Both mental and physical well-being being key elements for Framoni stables.

Monique Deyme is the manager of the Framoni Stables. Gratuated instructor she trains riders in Avusy (SUI), Collonges (FRA), or at their place. Her training methods can be found in her book published in 2010 : « Eventing : Users guide” for sale at Cavalivres or by email: Contact : framoni@orange.fr (25 €).