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Save your Dates

Save your Dates

2022 is here! Our 2022 calendar is online with the key dates of holiday camps, team training, competitions and clinics. Every weekend, apart from being with the horses and riding lessons, you can go out and discover nature at Desempenho Farm and in and around Cachoeiras de Macacu. We are now marking the trails in the forest reserve of the farm. On...

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Conservation

Conservation

Refauna Project - Reintroduction of Brazilian Tapir at REGUA Brazilian tapirs disappeared from the State of Rio de Janeiro due to hunting and loss of habitat.. The Refauna project seeks to reintroduce the largest terrestial mammal of t Brazil to protected areas in the Atlantic Rainforest. The first tapirs, which are distant relatives of the horse,...

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Desempenho Equestrian Team

Desempenho Equestrian Team

Join the Desempenho Showjumping and Dressage Team, The Desempenho Riding School is a member of FEERJ (Rio de Janeiro State Equestrian Federation) We have places on our team for those who want to compete at state and/or national level. The candidates need to be committed to improving their riding, participating in monthly training sessions and have...

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Bjarke´s Garden

Bjarke´s Garden

Come and do some Forest Bathing at Desempenho Bjarke Rink continues to inspire us at the Desemepnho Farm. On September 22nd we started a project in his memory, called Jardim Bjarke Rink. A project of the nstituto Homo-Caballus, founded by Bjarke.The vision is to strenghten the connection between man and nature. It is a space to site and feel, to t...

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