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Uivador Da Broa

Recommend **** APSL Stud Horse
Champion Male
Champion Stallion
Gold Medal Winner
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Cai-Cai das Arcas

6th MCI European Championships 2015

Specialized Trick Training Available at Pen Llyn

Pen Llyn Lusitanos Leading Abersoch and Brecon Jazz Parades
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News 2015

Pen Llyn on Countryfile

BBC's Countryfile visited North Wales and Pen Llyn Lusitano Stud in October. The episode featured Janine riding Cai Cai and Duque, whilst presenter Shauna Lowry enjoyed a classical lesson on Napolitano.

Cai Cai das Aracas
6th MCI European Championships

Cai Cai das Aracas was placed overall 6th at the MCI European Championship in Belgium. This is the first year of British qualifiers to the Iberian Dressage Masters and Cai Cai was amoungst a a great line up of UK horses and riders to qualify and compete there this year.

2015 also saw his first progeny, click here for more information.

New Arrivals 2014

Shows 2013

Another sucessful showing season. Pen Llyn and Clients enjoyed great success at the 3 main Iberian shows Click Here to find out more....

Summer 2012 Show Season

Pen Llyn had a very successful 2012 showing season. For more details Click Here



July 2012

Glan Usk Country Fair & International Horse Trials
Saturday 7th July 2012

The Pen Llyn Classical Dressage Display Team performed at the Glan Usk Estate in Powys South Wales on with a theatrical performance to music.

Bolero Goes to the USA

Bolero became Pen Llyn's first horse to cross the pond and start a new life in Lancaster, Pennsylvania with owner Viriginia Beards. We wish them both luck in their adventures together.

June 2012

Sizzling Hot Jazz and Cool White Horses

Air Amubluance Fund Raiser

We had a fantastic Jubilee weekend evening of Classical Riding to live Jazz in aide of the Welsh Air Ambulance where we raised over £2000. Click Here for more details

May 2012

Clinic with Rui Almeida

Portuguese School of Equestrian Art rider and trainer Rui Almedia came to Pen Llyn for a 2 day clinic. Both staff and clients of Pen Llyn enjoyed lessons with his acute attention to detail and calm, patient approach.


Feb 2012

Pen Llyn travelled the long Journey down to the Conquest Equestrian Centre near Taunton, Devon for a fund rasing event and 2 day Classical Riding Clinic. Joined by Dressage rider Fiona Price-Jones and her Grand Prix horse Relento, the evening was a sell out and the centre's record attendance for such an event. For more details on the centre's work with disabled children please visit

Oct 2011

Pen Llyn and the Llyn Riding Club raised over £500 in a charity demonstration evening for the Animal Care in Egypt who do a fantastic job helping owners of horses and donkeys in Luxor Egypt. For more details or to donate to this extremely worthwhile and hard working charity please visit

July 2011

We had a busy July with Demonstrations at Myerscough College and for the Modern Horse at Newbarn, Cheshire followed by a full clinic on the demonstartion horses.

January 2010

Uivador Da Broa is awarded Recommended **** studhorse by the APSL, the first and only Luistano in the UK to have this status.

Uivador Da Broa
Janine and Uivador. Photograph By Gwynn Jones


Find out more Uivador Da Broa has achieved fantastic success winning the Chamipon Male at The international Festival of the Lusitano in 2008 and then winning UK Champion of Champions 2009. At the LSBSGB show 2009 his progeny all won their classes with Capriole being crowned youngstock Champion and overall Female Chamipon and Charneca winning the Part-bred Championship. Uivador has received 2 gold medals and in addition to these honours has now been awarded the prestigious Recommended **** studhorse status by the APSL which is only awarded to the highest quality stallions that the APSL recommend for breeding.

Uivador, bred by Manuel Travares Veiga, is the first stallion in the UK to be given this status and is available at stud by AI, frozen and chilled semen (available from Twemlows Stallion AI services). For details please contact Janine to discuss your requirements further and see Uivador's stud page for his pedigree and further information.

November 2009Find out more

Look out for a BBC4 Documentary "The Horse Boy" on 24th November on StoryVille 9pm. The film follows Rupert Isaacson a father who tells the incredible true story of how horses and shamans have helped to alleviate his son's autism. Rupert, a journalist and author, is one of our clients who flys from the USA on a regular basis to have Classical Lessons with us. He has recently bought a 3 year old colt by Uivador who is now beginning his training .

This documentary accompanies his book of the same title which is an Amazon Top Ten Seller.

September 2009Uivador at the National Dressage Championships 2009

Uivador performs a display at the National Dressage Championships
Champion Stallion Uivador Da Broa was asked by the Lusitano Breed Society GB to perform an individual display as part of the championship's entertainment.
See Gallery for photos

July 2009Espirito

Capriole's Full Brother born within a week.
After the excitment of the breed show Pen Llyn were delighted at the healthy arrival of Espirito, the full brother of Champion Female 2009 Capriole. View photos of Espirito

June 2009

Pen Llyn Sweeps the board at LBSGB Breed Show
27th-28th June 2009 Full Results Click Here

Uivador and his daughters win all the Major Breed Championships-

Pen Llyn Champions

Uivador Da Broa- Show Champion, Champion Male, Gold Medal
Capriole- Female Champion, Youngstock Champion
Charneca- Partbred Champion

May 2009Tessala

Tessala wins Champion Lusitano at Warrington Show
Homebred Mare Tessala, owned and ridden by Lucy Rimmington won the Partbred and Intermediate Classes on her way to winning the overall Champion Lusitano. The stud had further success with Xairel, trained by the stud and ridden by Erin Brownrig, who came 2nd in the Partbred Classes and 3rd in the Intermediate Class. A great result for his first show!

March 2009

Jose Manuel Correia Lopes Clinic and Demonstration- 14th,15th & 16th March 2009
We are holding a Classical Dressage Clinic and Demonstartion with prominent trainer Jose Manuel Correia Lopes. Anyone interested please contact us asap as limited spaces are available.

February 2009

Uivador Comes Home- February 2009
Champion Stallion Uivador Da Broa has returned home to North Wales after 2 years in Portugal standing at stud.

August 2008

World Fire-Fighter's Games at Aintree
Pen Llyn Classical Dressage Display Team Performs at the 3 day event.

June 2008

Lusitano Breed Society GB Annual Show- Hartpury College 28th-29th June 2008
Pen Llyn Lusitano Stud wins Best British Breeders for the second year running. Homebreds Bohemia (Uivador Da Broa x Marbehla) wins Female Champion and Tessala wins Partbred Champion. For full show results Click Here.

International Championships of the Lusitano Horse- Cascais 5th-8th June 2008
Uivador wins Champion Male, Champion Stallion and a Gold Medal.


Pen Llyn Lusitano Stud, Llaniestyn, Pwllheli, Gwynedd, LL53 8SW
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