Lysias is a very kind and personable horse with a beautiful head and neck. He is uncomplicated and incredibly easy to sit. He is very safe at shows and is a pleasure to be around. In 2012, competing at First level was ranked 5th in the nation for USDF Horse of the Year with a medium score of 74%. Recently, he qualified and competed in the 2013 Markel/USEF Young Horse Championship for the 6-year-olds. It was quite an honor to have earned a spot to compete among the top 15 six year old horses in the nation. Currently, he is competing at 2nd and 3rd level with scores in the 70s at both levels. He has qualified for the 2013 Regional championships at 2nd and 3rd level.
He shows FEI potential and is schooling piaffe, passage and pirouettes very nicely. He has competed several times and is very comfortable trailering and being in new environments. He is good for the veterinarian and farrier. He would make a wonderful partner for a amateur or young rider.