Lightning

Personal data
Registered name
Sonitas Roan Bar
Nickname
Lightning
Registration
APHA 637,396
Gender
Gelding
Colour
Sorrel Tobiano
Date of Birth
9 May 2001
Place of Birth
Wijnandsrade, Netherlands 
Breeder
SW Hagenbeck
Owner
Genetics
Saskia Snelting
5 panel N/N; OLWS N/N

Training
2001
Longe line, grooming, leading, trailer loading
2002
Longe line (for NSBA shows), showmanship, halter, traffic
2003
Round pen work, double lines, preparing for saddle, showmanship, halter
2004
Basic under saddle trainig, showmanship, halter, round pen work
2005
No under saddle or ground work due to injuries, walking at hand on the trail
2006
Round pen work, Pessoa reins, under saddle with Ben Segers and me,
lessons from Eron Dampier, recreational riding on the trail
2007
Lessons from Eron Dampier, limited recreational riding on the trail, start carriage driving with Jeroen Maas, arena work.
2008
Recreational riding on the trail, carriage driving
2009
Lessons from Ben Segers (western horsemanship), training with Fred Thornton, endurance riding, organised trail riding, carriage driving, centered riding lessons from Suzy van Eijs.    
2010Centered riding lessons from Suzy van Eijs, carriage driving, trail riding, trail (arena), cow work, ground work due to lameness, Showmanship at halter, lessons from Eron Dampier, Saskia Moeskops, Olivier van den Berg    
2011


2012

2013


2014



2015
2016
Riding western and dressage, carriage driving with Kai Nicolaes, trail riding, Showmanship at halter, training with Eron Dampier, lessons from Saskia Moeskops, Olivier van den Berg.
Riding western out on the trail, carriage driving, lessons at Ruiterclub St. Gerlach. Move Lightning home.
Riding western out on the trail, carriage driving, western lessons at Ruiterclub St. Gerlach and with Nadieh Haarsma, APHA shows.
Riding western out on the trail, carriage driving, western lessons at Ruiterclub St. Gerlach and with Nadieh Haarsma, trail clinic with Eron Dampier, local shows. Sounds like it's time for something new!
More of the above.... we do keep improving!
Still improving....
      

Shows
2002
Vliermaalroot BE (all breeds)
Halter yearling stallions
1st place
2003
Herock BE (APHA)
Halter two year old stallions
2nd place
2003
Oberdonven LU (APHA)
Halter two year old stallions
1st place
Grand Champion
Showmanship at halter
6th place

2009
Lanaken BE
Endurance 30km
20 penalty points
TessenderloEndurance 30km 5 penalty points
2010KoekangerveldFarmers Field Trail4th place
2010Marienheem, APHA Dutch ChampionshipShowmanship at halter1st place, Dutch Champion


Halter amateur geldings all ages4th and 6th place

Halter geldings 3yr and older5th place

2010Rhenen, APHA showShowmanship at halter1st place

2011Arendonk PRABShowmanship at halter, Horsemanship, Trail2nd place, 4th place, 6th place

2011European Championship APHA, KreuthShowmanship at halter   7th place
2011Den Haag, Dutch Championship APHAShowmanship at halter    1st place,    Dutch Champion
2013APHA Show Vliermaalroot
APHA Show Wanroy
Dutch Championship APHA
All around


Halter and SAH
   
2014    

2015   
2016   Dutch Champion in Open Ranch Riding and Novice Showmanship at Halter


Skills
Halter
Showmanship at Halter
Recreational western riding
Carriage driving
Trail riding in the woods/fields and in the arena
Endurance riding (30km)    
Cow work

Achievements
2016
APHA performance points in all around events
8th place PAC International
2 Dutch Championtitels

2015
APHA performance points in all around events
9th place PAC International

2014

2013
first APHA Amateur performance points in all around events
Ride America 1000 hour award

2011
17 APHA Amateur performance points
ROM Amateur Showmanship at Halter
Ride America 500 hour award
Dutch Champion Showmanship at Halter
7th place European Championship Showmanship at Halter

2010
Dutch Champion Showmanship at Halter
4th place zone#12 APHA PAC program
4th place Farmers Field Trail 

2009
60 goedgekeurde endurance kilometers (klasse 1)