New mount for Rodrigo Pessoa ahead of the Wellington Equestrian Festival.
According to the Portuguese website Equisport.pt, Brazilian rider Rodrigo Pessoa has been handed a new mount.
The 10 year-old mare Royal Palm Z, who has experience with other riders such as Pedro Veniss, Clement Boulanger, Zoe Conter, Eiken Sato and Jonna Ekberg, joins from the Stephex Stables.
The other new recent addition to the Brazilian’s team is Hilgarie (Calvaro x Kashmir van Schuttershof), of 8 years of age, and the pair made their debut together at the CSI Lyon in October.
Pessoa will be competing with these 2 horses in Florida at the Wellington Equestrian Festival, which begins today the 7th of January at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center and comes to an end on the 29th of March 2015.