|Name:||Cotebrook Ben Alder|
|Born:||17th January 2015|
|Breed:||Shire X Clydesdale|
Ben Alder is a great gelding and he reminds Alistair of a gelding that lived here a few years ago called Cotebrook Blaven
Ben Alder is the 2017 Supreme National Champion Gelding, having also won the 2017 Junior Champion Gelding award and 1st prize 2 year old at the National Shire Show - the largest gathering of Shires in the world.
Ben Alder is half brother to Cotebrook Loch Anna who is the 2017 and 2016 National Champion Female. They are both sired by Moorfield Edward.
The only other time that Ben Alder was shown he was 2015 Supreme Champion Foal at the largest foal show in the country, a feat that was matched by his sister, Loch Laggan, in 2016.
He has been named after a Scottish mountain. His name means "Hill of Rock and Water"