The Belgian is a draft horse breed from the Brabant region of modern Belgium. It is one of the strongest of the heavy breeds. Belgian horses are known for being able to pull a tremendous amount of weight. At the National Western Stock Show in Denver, Colorado, a team of two horses in the Heavyweight class pulled 17,000 pounds a distance of 7 ft 2 in. By comparison, the vis-a-vis carriage used by Fantasia Carriage, llc weighs under 1000 pounds and can be pulled by a single person.