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Racing News
WATCH: 'He's the best bumper horse in Ireland'
Ronan Groome
Barry Connell's William Munny made it two wins from two starts at Naas today and is set to head to the Punchestown Champion Bumper next
 
 
RACING FEATURES
PATRICK MULLINS: 'You get used to that sinking feeling at Cheltenham'
The leading amateur rider recalls some of his best and worst days at the Festival
RACING COLUMNS
MARK BOYLAN: Time to worry about Tullyhill's short turnaround to Cheltenham?
Just how Willie Mullins splits his novice hurdlers will be one of the biggest talking points in the lead-up to the Festival
RACING NEWS
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RACING COLUMNS
ANGUS McNAE: Pic D'Orhy efficient rather than spectacular
Angus examines the speed and jumping data on some of last weekend's best winners
PODCASTS
Breeding and sales
SALES: Cavan kicks off with €10,000 toppers
The new sale season opened in a steadier, but nevertheless satisfactory, fashion at Cavan last week, reports Sally Parkyn
Sport horse news
NEWS: Rose cleared after mankini furore
Three-time Olympic eventing medallist Shane Rose, who caused a stir when he wore a mankini in a charity competition recently, has been cleared of any wrongdoing
Sport horse news
NEWS: Young breeders get chance to shine
The Young Breeders National Championships next month is a merging of both competition and education
Sport horse news
NEWS: New classes announced for Balmoral Show
The Royal Ulster Agricultural Society has announced the addition of several new classes to the 2024 equine prize schedule for Balmoral
Sport horse news
NEWS: Subsidy available for health screening
HSI's Reproductive Health Screening Scheme for 2024 subsidises the cost of pre-breeding screening up to a maximum of €50 per horse
RACING FEATURES
FEATURE: Benji Coogan retires from the saddle
Benji was one of the most respected riders on the Curragh, writes Dan Kirwan
FARM MANAGEMENT
Help with ATV training from ITBA
Correct training for use of ATVs/quads is now mandatory and the ITBA are offering its members support
BREEDING MANAGEMENT
Mares now included in sport horse pre-breeding scheme
Horse Sport Ireland have launched their Reproductive Health Screening Scheme to include mares
TRAINING METHODS
Free course on safe handling from the ground
CAFRE are offering a free webinar called The Introduction To Groundwork And Safe Horse Handling From The Ground