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NEWS: HSI backtracks on studbook move
Lesley Hunter-Nolan
Horse Sport Ireland has done a U-turn on a decision to depart from the norm an run the upcoming show jumping studbook series under FEI rather than SJI rules
12 April 2024 Sport horse news
NEWS: Sales letters 'not permitted'
Horse Sport Ireland has been instructed that the use of sales letters for the sale of horses with incomplete passport applications is not permitted under EU law
29 March 2024 Sport horse news
NEWS: HSI welcomes €1.07m in Core funding
Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) has welcomed funding of €1.07m from Sport Ireland through its 2024 Core Funding Budget and outlined where the money will be allocated.
NEWS: Eventing studbook series launched
Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) has launched the DAFM Studbook Series for eventing taking place in regions nationwide from April to September
22 March 2024 Sport horse news
NEWS: Five stars for Womanizer
Womanizer became the latest five-star rated stallion this week, reports Susan Finnerty
8 March 2024 Sport horse news
NEWS: Draught amnesty reinstated
Horse Sport Ireland have published updated Irish Draught Horse studbook rules with the former Irish Draught amnesty re-introduced with immediate effect
8 March 2024 Sport horse news
LETTERS: Irish Draught Horse Society welcomes amnesty
The Irish Draught Horse Society has extended its warmest congratulations to HSI for re-instating the amnesty for pure-bred stock
8 March 2024 Sport horse news
NEWS: HSI Board plans proceed without Olympic bodies
A road-map leading to the formation of a new Horse Sport Ireland board is moving on, despite not having buy-in from at least six of the major affiliates
1 March 2024 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
23 February 2024 Sport horse news
NEWS: HSI changes Board appointment process
Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) has announced changes to how its Board of Directors will be chosen, with a route loosely based on the former advisory council system, but with an added selection panel
9 February 2024 Sport horse news
News: Passport 'crisis' slammed
Horse Sport Ireland has been sharply criticised over enduring passport delays with TD Joe Flaherty taking details of cases directly to the Minister for Agriculture
2 February 2024 Sport horse news
NEWS: Passport backlogs an ongoing concern
Despite assurances from issuing bodies, passport delays look set to continue into 2024 with some breeders threatening action to recoup lost income
19 January 2024 Sport horse news