BRIAN Mangan has stepped down as chairman of the Horse Sport Ireland senior eventing high performance committee but will continue to assist HSI as a member of its finance committee.

Mangan thanked all the administrators, coaches and committee members who had supported the High Performance Programme since 2007. He joined the Bureau of the FEI in 2009 and was re-elected chair of the audit and compliance committee for another four years at the FEI General Assembly in Tokyo last November.