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Ronaldo


2006 Danish Warmblood
Gelding
Romanov/Don Schufro
Bay  17.0 

Description


UPDATE:


In 2016 Ronaldo showed in the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Specials in the national arenas with great scores ranging from 68-72%. He did his first CDI in Wellington over the winter. He continues to develope and gain strength.
His lates outing in 2017 was at Tryon in April, he scored a 68 in Grand Prix and 73% at the Grand Prix Special.


Highlights



2015 - Ronaldo won the I2 Championship at the USDF Regionals in October at the Georgia Horse Park. His score was 71.
2015 USDF Year-End results - Ronaldo placed 5th in the Country at I1 and is Danish All Breed Champion.
2015 - Ronaldo had great rides at Nation's Cup CDIO in Wellington. He scored 72.3 in the Intermediare I and 71 in the CDIO Freestyle.
In 2015 he also competed in the Developing Grand Prix and qualified for the National Young Horse Championships.
In 2014 Ronaldo, ridden by Chris Hickey, finished third in the nation and competed in the USEF Intermediaire I Dressage National Championship at the US Dressage Festival of Champions held in Gladstone, New Jersey.


UPDATE: September, 2014


Devon was a great show for Ronaldo!

With 47 horses showing in the Prix St. Georges class...Ronaldo finished in Second Place with a 71.84.

Ronaldo, ridden by Chris Hickey, also showed at the Intermediaire 1 level with 46 other horses and he placed Fourth.
The pair also took Second Place in the Intermediaire 1 Freestyle.

UPDATE: June, 2014


We are so excited that Ronaldo was invited to compete at Gladstone. We are proud of him and thrilled that he was part of the Festival of Champions.

Ronaldo, ridden by Chris Hickey placed 9th overall in his division competition, including an impressive 6th in the Freestyle.

UPDATE: May, 2014


It's Official...Ronaldo is headed to Gladstone next month!

Ronaldo, ridden by Chris Hickey, finished third in the nation and will compete in the USEF Intermediaire I Dressage National Championship at the 2014 US Dressage Festival of Champions to be held June 11 - 15th in Gladstone, New Jersey.

We are so excited and very proud of them!

UPDATE: March, 2014


Huge CDI weekend for Ronaldo and Chris Hickey at the GDF/CDI in Florida. The pair placed First in the PSG, Third in the I1 and Second in Ronaldo's first ever I1 Freestyle...with borrowed music!Ronaldo was just great! Many thanks to Catherine Haddad who graciously allowed us to use her small tour freestyle.

Ronaldo is now ranked #2 on the Champions List and he's on his way to Gladstone in June!!!

Ronaldo, ridden by Chris Hickey, had another great outing at the GDF Nationals on March 15, 2014. He place First with a 70.1%.

Ronaldo will show next weekend in the GDF CDI 5*. This will be the largest ever CDI in the Western Hemisphere. Ronaldo will compete I1, PSG and I1 Freestyle.

Ronaldo is currently ranked 7th on the National Intermediaire I Championship list and top 15 to go to Gladstone in June.

We are so proud of Ronaldo...he's only 8 years old and he just keeps getting stronger and and better!

UPDATE: February, 2014


Ronaldo had another great showing at the Feb 6-9, 2014 Global Dressage Festival CDI show in Wellington.

He placed 2nd in the FEI Prix St. Georges class with a 69.2%.

Ronaldo, ridden by Chris Hickey, also showed at Intermediare I. It was only his second outing at I1...and he made some green mistakes but still placed 8th in the class.

UPDATE: January, 2014


This has been a great month for Ronaldo!

He had a great showing at the Gold Coast Opener CDI in West Palm Beach, FL. over the third weekend of the month. Ronaldo, ridden by Chris Hickey, took First Place in a large PSG class with a 73.75 and First Place in a large FEI test of choice with a 72.3

Ronaldo continued to win at the Global Dressage Festival in Wellington - January 25-26th.
He won at Prix St. Georges and did his first Intermediare I test...and won the TOC class!

UPDATE: December, 2013


Wins All Breeds for Danish Warmbloods at Fourth Level.
Ronaldo ranks Second nationally at Fourth Level.
Reserve Champion!!!

UPDATE: November, 2013


Ronaldo has been training with Chris Hickey at Morten Thomsen's in Denmark. Chris took Ronaldo to the Silkeborg Riding Club show on October 26-27th.

Ronaldo did his first regular Prix St. Georges and Chris was thrilled with the test and the score of 70% which earned second place. On Sunday, he showed in a Danish National test, similar to the PSG and Ronaldo was first with a 72%.

Chris said despite the rain and the late show time (the class ran from 7 to 9:45PM) Ronaldo "was super - to tack up and lead into the show from the street in the rain and in the dark! He is a super show horse!"

Ronaldo's owner, Cece Stewart will head to Denmark next week to watch Ronaldo show at BluHorse later this month.

UPDATE: August, 2013


Ronaldo has qualified for the Developing Prix St. George National Championships.
This is a tremendous accomplishment for Ronaldo...especially since he is only 7 years old.
We are very proud of him!

Ronaldo is scheduled to leave for Denmark at the end of this month. He and Chris Hickey will train with Morten Thomsen through November. Ronaldo will also be showing in Europe and we are very excited about this opportunity.

As a result of this trip being so close to the dates for the National Championships, we have decided Ronaldo will not compete.

UPDATE: July, 2013


Ronaldo, ridden by Chris Hickey, won again at Fourth Level with a 74.47 during the Suddenly Farm Dressage show in New Jersey. This marked his eighth time out at Fourth Level and all his scores have been in the 70's!!

UPDATE: June, 2013


Ronaldo had a fantastic weekend at the Dressage at Stockade show in Glenville, NY.
He scored a 77.3 on Friday at Fourth Level...high score for the show!!

Ronaldo, ridden by Chris Hickey, scored a 70.3 in the qualifier for Developing PSG. He is green at this level but did very well. Developing PSG is for 7 - 9 year olds and Ronaldo is only 7. He is amazing!
Chris and Ronaldo will ride another qualifier next weekend.

UPDATE: May, 2013


Ronaldo went to the Wellington Nations Cup held at Global Dressage Festival in Wellington and commandingly won Fourth Level Test 1 with a 74%

UPDATE: March, 2013


Ronaldo went to the WEF Dressage Classics held at Global Dressage Festival in Wellington. He showed TOC (Fourth Level Test #1) and got a 77%...with 9 on his gaits!
The judge loved him.

UPDATE: July, 2012


Ronaldo went to his first recognized show, Blue Goose Dressage in PA on July 4th! He showed second level and made a few "green" mistakes but still scored a 75! Ronaldo ended up winning the class and got a 9 on his gaits.

UPDATE: February, 2012


Ronaldo went to his first show ever! White Fences Equestrian in Loxahatchee, FL.
He showed Second Level and won the class with a 72.
Scored a 10 on gaits and extended trot!
We are very proud of him!!!

UPDATE: January, 2012


Ronaldo has been with Chris Hickey in Denmark training with Morten Thomsen.
He will be back home in Florida the last week in January, 2012.


Oak Meadows Farm has just purchased "Aldo" from Helgstrand Dressage in Denmark. This exceptional 5 year-old is in training with Chris Hickey at Hilltop Farm.

We love young horses and we are very excited about Ronaldo prospects. As soon as he is ready, we will start campaigning him.


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