Rodrigo is a 43-year-old professional dressage rider, known for his unmatched talent in training and understanding horses.
He was born in a family with strong equestrian tradition, which is breeding Pure Lusitano horses for 3 generations.
Rodrigo is focused in the international dressage scene having competed several horses at Grand Prix Level.
His highlight was the Olympic qualification in the European Championships 2019, having achieved a 24th individual place with the youngest horse in the competition – Fogoso
Most important accomplishments:
24th individual place ate EU-Champ. 2019 Rotterdam.
Olympic team qualification for Tokyo 2020.
Portuguese Senior National Champion 2019, scoring over 77% in the Kur.
Winner of Hickstead Nations Cup 2019 CDIO.
Podium at CDI5* Madrid Horse Week.
Winner of Rota Lusitana Prize (series of international Grand Prixs).
Winner of more than 5 International Grand Prix’s in the last 12 months.