Magnolia Mystic Rose to Eduardo Menezes
Wellington, Florida, USA – September 11, 2019 – Haras Rosa Mystica has issued a statement announcing that Magnolia Mystic Rose will be ridden by top rider Eduardo Menezes (BRA).
The renowned stables from Brazil has had a meteoric rise to the top of the sport, having had not only Magnolia Mystic Rose but also another of their top horses, Zambia Mystic Rose, competing at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru.
The performances by the Brazilian Sport Horse mares (Studbook BH) earned them qualification for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan. Magnolia Mystic Rose has wins while competing at the Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF), one of the hardest circuits in the world, besides several top placings all over North America, including at Spruce Meadows.
Magnolia Mystic Rose flying high while competing at the 2018 Winter Equestrian Festival
With Olympic dreams in mind, the partnership was formed, uniting a victorious horse with a top rider, who was part of the Brazilian squad that earned team gold at the 2019 Pan American Games and is qualified for the upcoming 2020 Olympic Games.
Eduardo Menezes (BRA) has achieved victories in the Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT), Global Champions League (GCL), Spruce Meadows, the Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) and many other world-level circuits.
Jumper News spoke to Nilson Leite, who runs the family stables:
“I believe that this a very important to our national market because it is an opportunity to showcase our product to the world. Besides the sporting aspect and our pursuit of a medal in Tokyo, it is important that we are aware that a Brazilian bred horse in the Olympic Games opens visibility so that the internal market might grow.” – Nilson Leite
Source: Nilson Leite / Haras Rosa Mystica
Photos: © Haras Rosa Mystica / Nuno Coelho Vicente