Nikita is a 2017 purebred Lusitano mare by Rubi AR x Quatrilho HM (Paragraho do Top / Furioso).
She has very sought after bloodlines! Her sire Rubi AR participated at the London 2012 Olympics finishing 16th individually, scoring 77% in freestyle, and 74% in GPS. Rubi has achieved over 19 international wins during his career. Besides London 2012, he participated on 3 other senior championships - Kentucky 2010 WEGs and two European Championships - Rotterdam 2011 and Herning 2013.
Rubi AR is the most successful Lusitano stallion available today and one of the few stallions on the list of recommended studs by APSL, granted 5* for dressage. Rubi AR has been retired to stud, with offspring reaching the highest levels in dressage competitions. He is ranked in the top 50 WBFSH sire rankings for dressage since 2017, making him the highest ranked of any Iberian stallion.
Nikita has been bred in the US at Sons of the Wind Farm (Massachusetts), started this fall 2021 in order to let her mature fully physically before getting under saddle. She has been started professionally by a USDF Gold Medalist. She has an impeccable character, great work ethic and is very safe. She’s eager to learn and willing to work every ride!
She has been started under saddle this fall and already walk, trot, canter on the bit with a very nice outline. She’s forward but not too hot. She’s very easy to handle, has a puppy dog personality on the ground. Currently barefoot, and turned out in groups or individually. She has no vice, no history or lameness nor colic. She has 2021 X-rays on file.
Ground Manners: (1 = Not Well / 5 = Very Well)
Loads & Travels = 5 Stands for Farrier = 5 Stands for Clipping = 3 Grooming = 5