Photos by Waltenberry

Choose your destiny with "My Rugged Destiny," the first Rugged Lark foal registered, inspected and branded by the American Warmblood Registry. Like his sire, he exemplifies the qualities of a champion - natural balance and athleticism, a steady, willing personality, and the color, charisma and style that gets a judge's attention in the show ring. Nominated to the AQHA Incentive Fund and the APHA Breeders Trust.



We are proud to announce that Skylar has been chosen as one of the six foundation sires for the Draft Cross Registry of America (which can be found at  

That makes Skylar registered with
AQHA (Incentive Fund enrolled), APHA Breeders Trust, AWR (First Premium),

In order to celebrate this accomplishment, Atlantic Equine Services, LLC is pleased to offer a discount to the first draft mare owner to book (please inquire)

2000 Stallion: Rugged Lark X Kings Casandra (by Mr.King Destiny)

STUD FEE: $1500.00 • Shipped cooled semen only.

Now Only $1,100!
Book by Feb. 15, 2012 for a $200 discount.
Multiple mare & return breeder discounts available.


Breeding Contracts Available!

Click Here to download the Cooled Semen Contract


In order to book a breeding to My Rugged Destiny, please mail a completed and signed contract along with the non-refundable booking fee of $400.00 plus a copy of the mare's registration papers (where applicable). Please send an E-mail to let us know you have mailed the contract and to give us an idea of when you will be breeding your mare.
A photo is appreciated but not required.

My Rugged Destiny currently  has 100% First Premium AWR approval rating
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Just as the judge had stated for Skylar
"when you think of a hunter this is what you should see"

She used his weanling colt as an example to all of what to look for in a hunter
"short cannons, long neck not set on too low or too high, clean throat latch, strong back, nicely sloping shoulder and pasterns, attractive topline".

Atlantic Equine Services, LLC

Rebecca Rahall, owner
3533 Marathon Ave.
Castle Hayne, NC 28429




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Jim Hargrove Creative

Photos by Cappy Jackson

Photos by Cappy Jackson

What Judges are saying about My Rugged Destiny...

"Intelligent, careful and scopey with the perfect attitude and work ethic.

"Elegant hunter type, ground covering canter, gorgeous head and hind end and wonderful temperament."

"Nice horse with a promising dressage career ahead. A very warmblood-like trot with the conformation of a good jumping horse as well."


Left to right -Rebecca Rahall, Lynn Palm & Cyril Pittion-Rosillon

Lynn Palm on My Rugged Destiny at the Gold Coast Dressage show in West Palm Beach, FL.

Rebecca Rahall and Skylar

Mary Miller on Skylar