Crystal Mt Rafaela
Purebred Friesian D.O.B. 2013
Sire: Crystal Mt Xodó(Sport Elite) -FEI Intermediate Dressage Champion
Dam: Crystal Mt Teora TK, who is Sired by the Australian Grand Prix Dressage Stallion Django of Cachreal, who competed at HOY 2015. Teora herself also competes successfully at Level 2 Dressage.
Rafaela is full sister to Both Crystal Mt Xica & Crystal Mt Tanzanita.
She was backed at 3yrs old and 3 months later performed in the ANZFHS Friesian Quadrille at Equidays 2016, where she performed under the lights to a full stadium, taking the Saturday Night Extravaganza in her stride.
She also has received a 3rd Premie @ the 2017 ANZFHS Friesian Keuring.
Rafaela was one of the six horses that performed at the 2017 Equidays "Crystal Mt Friesian and Friesian Sporthorses" Quadrille. Five out of the six of the performing horses were offspring of Crystal Mt Xodó(Sport Elite).
At the North Island Dressage Championships 2018 Crystal Mt Rafaela came 1st (71.8%) in the 4 yr old young dressage horse competition.