Carriage Driving

Carriage Driving is fast moving, water-splashing fun with horses in a growing sport with dedicated followers of all ages.Whether you want to drive your one pony or cob, or have the ambition to drive a team of 4 horses, we can put you in touch with the people who provide training and advice!

For further information on the Carriage Driving section of HSI please contact Aileen Cartwright:

Email: acartwright@horsesportireland.ie  

Tel: 045-854530

 

2014 Carriage Driving subscription application forms can be downloaded HERE

Please see Carriage Driving Ireland Website for further information: www.carriagedrivingireland.com 

Pictured below is Annika Rohrssen competing at the 2012 HSI National championships in Rathdrum, Co Wicklow

 

Carriage Driving 2014 Event Calender

Download the 2014 Calender of Events HERE

CAPSTICK LEADING OVERNIGHT IN TOPOLCIANKY

CAPSTICK LEADING OVERNIGHT IN TOPOLCIANKY
Ireland's Barry Capstick is in the lead after Day 1 of dressage at the World Carriage Driving Horse Pairs Championships at Toplocianky in Slovakia.

CARRIAGE DRIVING WORLD PAIR CHAMPIONSHIPS

CARRIAGE DRIVING WORLD PAIR CHAMPIONSHIPS
The 2013 World Carriage Driving Championships for Horse Pairs are taking place at the national Stud of Slovakia in Topolcianky over this weekend 29th Aug to 1st Sept.

CARRIAGE DRIVING: O'SLATARRA WINS IN LOWTHER

CARRIAGE DRIVING: O'SLATARRA WINS IN LOWTHER
With only one cone down and few time penalties, Brian O'Slatarra was unbeatable in the Pony Team class at Lowther.

CARRIAGE DRIVING TEAM SELECTED FOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

CARRIAGE DRIVING TEAM SELECTED FOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
The team has been selected to represent Ireland at the upcoming World Pair Driving Championships in Topolcianky Slovakia 28th August – 1st September. Click on story heading to read more.

IRISH CARRIAGE DRIVERS COMPETING ABROAD

We have four home based HSI carriage drivers heading for the UK National Event at Ashfields (Qualifier for World Championships in Topolcianky in August 2013) on the weekend of 3-5th May.:
 
Dorothy Kelly - Advanced Single Horse
Annika Rohrssen - Advanced Horse Pairs
Folke Rohrssen - Advanced Horse Pairs
Brian O'Slatarra - Pony Fours
 
Folke is subsequently entered to drive at the Royal Windsor CAI event on 9.-12.May."
 
Best of luck to all of our drivers!
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National Carriage Driving Events for 2013

18th & 19th May 2013 - Rathfredagh Cheshire Home 2DE, Newcastle West, Co Limerick

1st & 2nd June 2013 - Cuffesgrange 2DE, Co Kilkenny

15th & 16th June 2013 - Laney Valley 2DE, Co Cork

29th & 30th June 2013 - Nenagh 2DE, Co Tipperary

20th & 21st July 2013 - Kilbarron 2DE, Co Tipperary

7th & 8th September 2013 - HSI National Champioships, Rathdrum, Co Wicklow (Date TBC)

21st & 22nd September 2013 - Cahir 2DE, Co Tipperary

 

For schedules and entry forms please click HERE to be re-directed to the Carriage Driving Ireland website 

Carriage Driving Events Abroad

The following is a list of Carriage Driving events abroad that some Irish drivers may be travelling to:

3rd - 5th May - Ashfields, Essex, UK

8th - 12th May - Royal Windsor, UK

24th - 26th May - Hopetoun, Lothian, UK

28th Aug - 1st Sept - Topol'čianky, Slovakia, World Pairs Championships

31st Oct - Pau, France, World Combined Pony Championships

2011 WORLD PAIRS CHAMPIONSHIPS, CONTY FRANCE

Running this weekend is the World Pairs driving Championships at Conty in France where Barry Capstick and Annika Rohrssen will be representing Ireland. Click on the heading to read more!

2011 Carriage Driving Calender Launch

Carriage Driving Section recently launched their 2011 competition schedule and yearbook. It is their most ambitious and diverse carriage driving event schedule to date - last year a total of 65 different outfits from the Republic of Ireland participated at the 2010 events. Click on the heading to read more!

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