Iliana is a large compact mare. She is always very eager for the jump. She has good technique and a fast hindquarters. During her first international race she immediately ran clear for three days.
Mother of Iliana is the mare Elize (by Conan Z). She herself ran to 1m20 level but had to leave the sport early due to an injury.
Elize is also mother of the approved stallion Imperio di Cantero (by Quadrillo). He walked with Max Verheyen to 1m35 level after which he was sold to America.
The promising mare Honey Pops van de Zuuthoeve (by Thunder van de Zuuthoeve) is also a daughter of Elize. Honey Pops runs international youngster level with Tina Vets-Nicasi.
Elize’s half-sister is Celeste van de Helle (by Contador). She runs at 1m35 level with Nathan Bull.