Sportview is the stable name of the mini shetland breeding by Martin and Sylvia Broens. In the early years the family used the stable name Bromishet (= abbreviation of Broens Mini Shetlanders). In 1983 Martin bought his first mini, the grey imported mare Ranch Carole. Starting from 1990, Martin continued breeding under his own stable name Sportview. The breeding of his brother Thijs still uses the stable name Bromishet. Stable Sportview breeds exclusively with high-quality mares with predicate rich blood lines. Sportview ponies are nationally and internationally known for their successes on tests and shows. Sportview products have all possible national titles for both stallions and mares. In addition, the Overall Championship at the FSPC-International show in Switzerland. Meanwhile, there are 18 Sportview stallions approved for breeding by the NSPS, namely: Abantos, Aramis, Balmoral, Black Diamond, Cappucino, Concorde, Early Bird, Gallyon, Indurain, Kalypso, Onyx, Perfect, Rebel, Thorgal, Ultimo en Ymaro, Lennox en Like a Dream. In short: a top breeding!