Set on several acres, in the foothills of the Waitakere Ranges it is a peaceful oasis just 20 km from Auckland C.B.D.
Horses of Crystal Mountain
Teora TK is a 5 year old B Book 2 mare, who was imported from Australia as a 7 month old foal by Leno and Sandy Nogueira from Crystal Mountain Friesians, in Swanson, Auckland.
Teora TK is an extremely gentle and affectionate mare, who is showing excellent talent for dressage, driving and jumping.
Teora TK was sired by Django of Cacharel Ster Sport, Australia's first locally bred (via AI) Ster Stallion. Django is an accomplished competitor in dressage, and has twice qualified for the Australia Championships and the Dressage with the Stars competition. He currently competes at Prix St George level.
Teora TK’s dam Neinke fan Faldens is a ster mare imported from The Netherlands.
Before retiring permanently as a broodmare; Neinke had a brief career in dressage, where she was never unplaced.
Teora TK is currently being ridden by Sandy, and also Carolina Nogueira (Sandy and Leno’s 12 year old daughter).
Contrary to popular belief, Teora TK has proven that Friesians are excellent jumpers, and Carolina has started eventing her this season.
Crystal Mt Cruzeiro
Crystal Mountain Cruzeiro was born in October 2010.
Cruzeiro is a colt born on October 2nd 2010. Out of a Thoroughbred Mare and by Crystal Mt Xodó.
We look forward to exhibiting the foal together with Xodó at the North Island Stallion Parade in Cambridge in August 2011.