Horse & Farm management
HORSE SENSE: Be in harmony with your horse with gridwork
Irish Field Contributor
Top Irish coach Ian Fearon shares two more exercises to help improve your style, position and balance
HORSE SENSE: Improve your style, position and balance with gridwork
With competitions postponed or cancelled for the foreseeable future, now is a good time for riders to improve and train at home. Ian Fearon shares some of his favourite gridwork exercises
2 August 2019 Show jumping
AROUND THE COUNTRY: SJI training clinic a huge hit
Some 24 talented riders learned a lot from the 2019 SJI three-day training clinic, sponsored by Connolly's Red Mills, at Barnadown Equestrian
FEATURE: Ian Fearon - on top of his game
Renowned show jumping coach Ian Fearon chats to Emer Bermingham about his many career high points
22 March 2019 Show jumping
NEWS: Fearon to take on consulant role with Irish eventing team
Ian Fearon staying involved as a consultant and mentor for the show jumping phase with the Irish eventing team
22 February 2019 Sport horse news
AROUND THE COUNTRY: Carrickview Aerendi delivers win at final for McCracken
The final of the Half Bred Horse Breeders' Society's loose jumping championships for three-year-olds went to Annette McCracken's Carrickview Aerendi at Connell Hill
14 December 2018 Breeding and sales
EVENTING FEATURE: Team work makes the dream work!
The success of Ireland's Team Silver WEG medal-winners was down to the whole team of backroom experts involved with our senior eventing team
12 October 2018 Eventing
NEWS: Fearon sets sights on Asian Games
Ian Fearon has been appointed as the head show jumping coach for the Indonesian squad for the upcoming Asian Games
25 May 2018 Sport horse news
Eventing Demo Tour raises almost €30,000
Jennifer Micklem Diamond reports from the Team Ireland Equestrian Eventing Demo Tour, where funds were raised for the World Equestrian Games
9 February 2018 Eventing
EVENTING DEMO TOUR: Fearon conducts jumping masterclass
Show jumping coach Ian Fearon held two jumping sessions at Spruce Lodge. Jennifer Micklem Diamond reports
9 February 2018 Eventing
NEWS: Irish pony riders win Wierden Nations Cup
Ireland won the pony Nations Cup in The Netherlands, while the senior team had a tough day in Poland
9 June 2017 Show jumping
EVENTING: Shannondale Icarus proves unbeatable
While his owner missed seeing her bay gelding dominate the five-year-old section of the Stepping Stones to Success League, his breeders were present at Wexford Equestrian
28 April 2017 Eventing