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Alessandro Colombo is a showjumping rider from Italy, below you can watch Alessandro Colombo jumping his talented showjumping partner Unecuore on the Mediterranean showjumping tour.
Jorge Llambi - Argentina
What do you think your Andalusian or Andalusians in general are most suitable for?
I have attempted several disciplines with my horses. I grew up riding in different styles and disciplines. In Spain, PREs are used for everything as far as I can tell. The PRE over there is like the AQHA quarter horse over here - lots of them doing lots of different things.
In general, the Andalusian is built for dressage ( born with a neck, born with balance, born with willingness to perform). They are also built as light carriage horses (some have more knee action than others, look flashy in carriage) although few of us travel by that means anymore Rolling Eyes
They can be used for ranch work, but they tend to roll up and back (ie their origins as bullfighting and bull-avoiding horses) rather than get down and low. An Andalusian should have a medium to high neck carriage, so they don`t "get down" naturally. or least they SHOULDN`T! so naturally are not suited for "traditional" western disciplines that were developed in the US for docile cattle and as a result horses developed a low head carriage.
They are excellent trail horses - smooth to ride, responsive, collectable. Not really built for endurance, too fleshy for the most part. Not built for racing.
Extremely well-suited for pleasure riding and other activities - but a little out of the normal person`s price range for pleasure riding.
Extremely well-suited for breeding - stallions are fairly straight forward to handle, mares devoted, foals fast learning.
One of my favorite myths or stories about the horse...The king declared that all GENTLEMEN would ride stallions. After several gentlemen were dumped by said stallions (they weren`t great riders, afterall, just had money)...the king delcared "All stallions shall be rideable by gentlemen". And thus the country began breeding for gentleness and flash in the mounts.
Therefore, any discipline that requires gentleness and flash in one package is what the PRE is made for. In the Peruvian and Paso fino horses breeds this characteristic is known as "brio".
Filipe Canelas - Portugal - Dressage Rider
Stephanie Gunn - UK - Showjumping Rider Stephanie Gunn Horses Atlantic Swift, Dooneen Abby, Dovecote Delight, Dylasau Derior, Dylassau Warrior, Starfield Sassia
Stephanie Gunn Competition Results02 - Scope, Junior British Novice Championship - 03/09/2006 - Dylassau Warrior
01 - Scope, Junior British Novice Preliminary Round 2 - 02/09/2006 - Starfield Sassia
02 - Scope, Junior British Novice Preliminary Round 2 - 02/09/2006 - Dylasau Derior
05 - Scope, 138cm Championship - 01/09/2006 - Atlantic Swift
04 - Scope, 138cm Preliminary Round 2 - 30/08/2006 - Atlantic Swift
15 - Scope, Junior British Novice Preliminary Round 2 - 03/09/2005 - Dylasau Derior
01 - Scope, Junior British Novice Preliminary Round 1 - 02/09/2005 - Dylasau Derior
08 - Scope, 128cm Championship - 31/08/2005 - Dovecote Delight
03 - Scope, 128cm Preliminary Round 2 - 30/08/2005 - Dovecote Delight
02 - Scope, 128cm Preliminary Round 1 - 29/08/2005 - Dooneen Abby
19 - Scope, Tiny Tots Preliminary Round 2 - 29/08/2003 - Dooneen Abby
Ricardo Segura - Mexico - Showjumping Rider
Thiago Freitas Martins
Thiago Freitas Martins - Brazil - Endurance Rider
Petra Rokker - Germany - Eventing
Everardo Coronado is a showjumping rider from Mexico, horses competed by Everardo Coronado include Gennaro Z (Goodman x Stakkato). Have you any pics or videos of Everardo Coronado please email email@example.com
Weronika Kwiatek - Poland - Horse Driving
Arnaud Legue - France
Julian Mincher - UK - Showjumping / CALISTA III , DOUBLEM CHACCO Julian Mincher Horses Amore, Beon C, Carnival Bell, Ralisca, Rastello M, Ureca, Wampir
Julian Mincher Competition Results05 - Scope, 1.30m Championship - 02/09/2006 - Amore
08 - Scope, 1m Novice Championship - 31/08/2006 - Ureca
01 - Scope, 1.15m Members Cup Championship - 31/08/2006 - Amore
08 - Scope, 1.30m Classic Championship - 31/08/2006 - Amore
01 - Scope, 1.15m Members Cup Preliminary Round 2 - i - 30/08/2006 - Amore
01 - Scope, Discovery Championship - 30/08/2006 - Ureca
13 - Scope, 1.05m Preliminary Round Incorporating Discovery Warmup - 29/08/2006 - Ureca
24 - Scope, 1.05m Preliminary Round Incorporating Discovery Warmup - 29/08/2006 - Wampir
16 - Scope, 1.15m Members Cup Preliminary Round 1 - i - 29/08/2006 - Amore
04 - Scope, 1.30m Open incorporating 1.30m classic Preliminary Round - 28/08/2006 - Amore
11 - Scope, 1m Novice incorporating British Novice Warm up - 28/08/2006 - Wampir
13 - Scope, 1m Novice incorporating British Novice Warm up - 28/08/2006 - Ureca
2 - Blue Chip Championship, British Equestrian Star Championship - 31/03/2006 - Amore
01 - Scope, 5 Year Old Preliminary Round 2 - 28/08/2003 - Ralisca
06 - Scope, DMS Novice Championship - 28/08/2003 - Rastello M
02 - Scope, DMS Novice Championship - 28/08/2003 - Ralisca
09 - Scope, 1.15m Members Cup Preliminary Round 2 - i - 27/08/2003 - Carnival Bell
02 - Scope, DMS Novice Preliminary Round 2 - 27/08/2003 - Ralisca
01 - Scope, DMS Novice Preliminary Round 2 - 27/08/2003 - Beon C
11 - Scope, 1.15m Members Cup Preliminary Round 1 - i - 26/08/2003 - Carnival Bell
24 - Scope, DMS Novice Preliminary Round 1 - 25/08/2003 - Ralisca
24 - Scope, DMS Novice Preliminary Round 1 - 25/08/2003 - Beon C
05 - Scope, DMS Novice Preliminary Round 1 - 25/08/2003 - Rastello M
Ulrich Gaarslev - Denmark - Showjumping Rider
Wayne J. Beisecker
Wayne J. Beisecker - USA - Horse Vaulting
Miha Tercek - Slovenia - Showjumping Riders
Alix De Herce
Alix De Herce - France - Eventing
Nicola Nelson - UK - Eventing