Bluegrass Horse Feed and Janni Bars sponsor the 2023 Horse Sport Ireland Young Horse Squads

  • 20 September 2023, 13:10

Horse Sport Ireland is delighted to welcome Bluegrass Horse Feed and Janni Bars as the team sponsors of the 2023 Horse Sport Ireland Young Horse Squads incorporating the 21 horses competing at the FEI WBFSH World Breeding Jumping Championships for Young Horses in Lanaken, Belgium from September 20th – 24th, the 20 horses representing the Irish Sport Horse Studbook at the WBFSH Studbooks Jumping Global Champions Trophy in Valkenswaard, Holland from September 28th – October 1st, and the 15 horses competing FEI WBFSH World Breeding Eventing Championships for Young Horses in Le Lion d’Angers, France from October 19th – October 22nd.

The official team saddlepads for the horses have been sponsored by Bluegrass Horse Feed, with Janni Bars supplying a gift set for each of the competing riders.

Bluegrass Horse Feed was developed in 1998 at their mill in Eglish, Co Tyrone, where they manufacture a premium range of horse feed. Their range consists of over 25 specialist feeds.
Bluegrass Horse Feeds work closely with the world’s leading research centre in equine nutrition, Kentucky Equine Research (KER), being Ireland’s exclusive KER Team Member.
This means that Bluegrass are a member in an international network of horse feed manufacturers who are devoted to the advancement of equine nutrition.

Founded in 2018, Janni Bars aim to give people plastic free options for their yards, horse care, bathroom and household routine, including pets.
Janni Bars have optimized the solid bar experience, offering skin-loving products for horse and rider with natural ingredients without the unnecessary waste, the aim is to help equestrian facilities reduce plastic waste, save water, lower emissions and keep both horse and rider clean and fresh.

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Brendan Murphy and OKE Dixieland Rock (ISH) with their official team saddlepad as provided by Bluegrass Horse Feeds

Mikey Pender on HHS Ice Flo (ISH) with his Janni Bars gift pack













OKE Dixieland Rock (ISH)
2018, Mare by Elvis Ter Putte (BWP) out of Arona (KWPN), by Cobra (Holst)
Breeder and owner: Martina McCrory, Co. Tyrone
Rider: Brendan Murphy (IRL)


HHS Ice Flo (ISH)
2017, Mare by Iceman De Muze (BWP) out of HHS Go With The Flo (ISH) by Cyrano 145 (HOLST).
Breeder: Kevin Meagher, Co. Tipperary.
Owner: Bravo Hughes Ltd.
Rider: Mikey Pender (IRL).