Rodrigo da C.Matos
Mr. Matos is Portuguese and he work and lives in Portugal.
He started as an professional rider at the Escola
Portuguesa d Arte Equestre (The Portuguese version of The Spanish Riding
School of Vienna) in 1990. The Escola is rune by the well known Director:
Dr. Guilherme Borba.
The Escola show is every wednesday 11 o'clock at
the Palácio Nacional from april to october in Lisbon.
|The Alter Real horses is known as a separate
from the Lusitano. The history of the Alter in short: the Alter horses
where the royal Portuguese (after the separation of the original Iberia,
in Portugal and Spain) horse breed, breed for Kings and Queens. But when
the breed was almost destroyed by wars and poverty, the saved them by bringing
in Spanish horses (Andalusian/P.R.E.). But nowadays the breed is used also
in the Lusitano breeding and is approved in the APSL.
In 1993 he started working at the Morgado Lusitano
Training Center. Here he trains the Lusitano stallions to perform in the
show and to give lessons. He rides in the Morgado Lusitano show, they also
perform in 18. century costumes.
|The breeders Rex & Lee Henry's horses are being
ridden by Mr. Matos, on the left, it is LEON, the black stallion approved
for breeding by APSL. He is 8 y.o. old and they are here training
This course is his first time abroad. But as you
can see he has allot of teaching experience and many years of training
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