Sport horse
APPRECIATION: Willie Leahy - extraordinary horseman leaves a rich legacy
Noel Mullins
Tributes pour in from across the world in honour of Galway's Willie Leahy, one of the most renowned natural horsemen in Ireland
17 September 2021 Sport horse news
NEWS: Legendary Willie Leahy passes away
Known to horsepeople the world over, Galway Blazers field-master Willie Leahy sadly died at his Loughrea home this week
PROFILE: Willie Leahy - Blazing a trail
Galway horseman Willie Leahy is known the world over, writes Noel Mullins
HUNTING: Blazing through Galway country
Noel Mullins returns to his homeland for a day out with the Galway Blazers
13 December 2019 Other disciplines
HUNTING: Off to a Blazing start
Noel Mullins reports on the opening meet of the legendary Galway Brazers from Raftery's Bar, Craughwell
16 November 2018 Other disciplines
HUNTING: Blazing across the country
Noel Mullins joins visitors from around the world, crossing the country with the famous Galway Blazers at their Greenhouse meet
24 November 2017 Other disciplines
A round-up of hunting snippets heard on the hedge this weekend
24 November 2017 Other disciplines
PARROT MOUTH: All roads lead to Dartfield
If you are just passing on the main Dublin-Galway road, drop into the Dartfield visitors’ centre outside Loughrea and explore the gift and tack shop's great selection of clothing, crafts and equipment
11 December 2015 Inside Racing
HUNTING: Blazers off to a roaring start
Renowned throughout the world, the Galway Blazers hosted hunting visitors from Germany and Holland
6 November 2015 Other disciplines
Global Connemara promotion to boost tourism
Minister Michael Ring calls on all equestrian tourism businesses to help Fáilte Ireland with marketing material
17 April 2015 Sport horse news
Galway Blazers: On Leahy lands
Despite extreme weather conditions in the west of Ireland, farmers remain very considerate and supportive of hunting.
30 November -0001 Other disciplines