Sport horse
REVIEW 2016: National treasures
Tara Dunne
Tara Dunne reviews the year gone by and the champions crowned on the national show jumping circuit
The Grey Rebel delights Marilyn Bane
There weren’t many clears over Alan Lynch’s working hunter tracks on Saturday but most riders seemed happy to challenge their mounts, and themselves, over the variety of fences particularly the water.
30 July 2014 Show jumping
Butler goes first and foremost
Alexander Butler was all action to ensure Talks Cheap lived up to her name and took the honours in the Six-Year-Old Irish Sport Horse Showjumping Series Grand Final.
New date a success for Louisburgh show
The decision to switch to a Sunday date for the Louisburgh Show reaped dividends with increased entries in both showing and show jumping classes.
22 July 2014 Other disciplines
Burke and Vitesse prove unstoppable
The 10th leg of the Connaught Grand Prix League, supported by Horse Sport Ireland and Pegus Horse Feeds, was held in Loughrea last Saturday.
22 July 2014 Show jumping
Roberts in top form at Limavady
This year’s Londonderry and Limavady Agricultural Show was held in Benevenagh, Co Donegal.
22 July 2014 Show jumping
Leinster wins for Carey and Byrne
The southeast hosted a double bill of action in the Leinster Summer Tour last weekend.
22 July 2014 Other disciplines
Connors extends his Munster lead
County Waterford’s Francis Connors extended his lead at the top of the Connolly’s Red Mills Munster Grand Prix League.
22 July 2014 Show jumping
Caspian a worthy winner at The Meadows
Dermott Lennon claimed the penultimate round of Irish Sport Horse show jumping series seven-year old class with Caspian.
22 July 2014 Show jumping
McMahon and Any Questions secure top spot
Clem McMahon put his first points on the board in the Horseware/TRM National Grand Prix League with a victory in the 15th leg at The Meadows.
22 July 2014 Show jumping
€13,500 on offer at ISH studbook final
The 2014 Irish Sport Horse Studbook Showjumping Series culminates this weekend with the eighth and final leg taking place at the Tattersalls Ward Union Hunt Show.
22 July 2014 Sport horse news
Mise Le Meas on top in Studbook
The Irish Sport Horse Studbook Show Jumping Series moved to Cork Summer Show for the only round of the 2014 league to be held in the Munster province.
16 July 2014 Show jumping