EV Breeding: Competition resumes in the USA with Eventing

  • 11 June 2020, 12:42

As the Equestrian industry re-starts alongside the lifting of Covid-19 restrictions, we see the first international Eventing results from competition in the USA where Irish-bred horses feature as heavily as always in the top-ten.

See below for the full list of Irish-bred Eventing results:


Plantation Fields HT, Pennsylvania. (June 6th).

Open Intermediate A.

6th Newmarket Jack (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Newmarket Jewel (WESTF) out of Newmarket Chantepie (ISH) by Newmarket Venture (HANN). Breeder: Billy Daly (Cork). Rider: Alexandra MacLeod (USA) 30.3, 4, 9.2 = 43.5

10th Dassett Olympus (ISH)[was Ballyvadd Talisman] – 2013 gelding by Lancelot (KWPN) out of Cushlamochree (ISH)[TIH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Andrew Kirwan (Waterford). Rider: Lillian Heard (USA) 35.5, 2.4, 11.6 = 49.5.

Open Intermediate B.

8th MHS Cooley Vegas (ISH)[was MHS Las Vagas] – 2010 gelding by Heritage Fortunus (HANN) out of Lady Ligustra (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Ita Brennan (Kilkenny). Rider: Cindy Anderson-Blank (USA).

Junior Young Riders Open Preliminary.

6th Luska Candy Clover (ISH)[was HSH Luska Legend] – 2013 gelding by Sligo Candy Boy [ISH] out of Miss Demeanor [ISH] by White Clover (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Amie Sterling (Tipperary). Rider: Jack Curtis (USA) 33.5, 0, 10.8 = 44.3.

Open Preliminary A.

5th Teddy Sarco (ISH)[was Shannondale Theo] – 2009 gelding by Shannondale Sarco (BEWB) out of Tessie Rossa [ISH] by Beau Royale (TB). Breeder: Patricia Hassett McMahon (Clare). Rider: Vanessa Stoltzfus (USA) 35.2, 0, 2.8 = 38.0

6th HHS Iris (ISH) – 2012 mare by Cit Cat (HOLST) out of Aldato Lady (ISH) by Aldato (KWPN). Breeder: Claire Hughes (Kilkenny). Rider: Skyler Decker (USA) 24.1, 4, 10.8 = 38.9

10th Fly High Quality (ISH)[was Mikelangelo] – 2013 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Doonbridge Datus (ISH) by Aldatus Z (OLD) Breeder: Dan Hickey (Cork). Rider: Kerra Johnson (USA) 31.5, 4, 17.6 = 53.9.

Open Preliminary B.

1st BT Just A Rebel (ISH)[TIH] – 2010 gelding by Crosskeys Rebel (CP) out of Aubusson (TB) by Montjeu (TB) Breeder: Ben Jellett (Kildare). Rider: Lila Gendal (USA) 32.2, 0, 0.0 = 32.2

3rd Shersheen Du Carel (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Harlequin du Carel (SF) out of Rain Shine (ISH)[TIH] by Senang Hati (TB). Breeder: Patrick Murphy (Wicklow). Rider: Darrah Alexander (USA) 33.7, 0.4, 0.0 = 34.1

10th Star Quality (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Orestus (KWPN) out of The Glen of Diamonds (ID) by King Henry (ID). Breeder: Paul & Noel Murphy (Wicklow). Rider: Kerra Johnson (USA) 37.8, 4, 41.6 = 83.4.

Open Preliminary C.

5th Cooley Gentleman (ISH)[was HHS Oaklands] – 2014 gelding by Acorad 3 (OLD) out of HHS Crystal Clear [ISH] by The Echo Factor [ISH]. Breeder: Miguel Bravo (Kilkenny). Rider: Lillian Heard (USA) 24.6, 0, 7.2 = 31.8.

River Glen June HT, Tennessee. (June 6th – 7th).

Open Preliminary.

1st Fernhill Leitrim Lass (ISH)[was Aughaslane Leitrim Lass] – 2012 mare by Hannibal V Overis Z (ZANG) out of Aughacushlann Leitrim Lady (ISH) by Shannondale Sarco St Ghyvan (BEWB). Breeder: Helen Tighe (Leitrim). Rider: Alexandra Green Kerby (USA) 30.2, 0, 0.0 = 30.2

2nd Cillbhrid Tom (ISH) – 2012 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Cillbhrid Avoca (ISH)[TIH] by Crosstown Dancer (ID). Breeder: Richard Power (Waterford). Rider: Kit Ferguson (USA)

4th Little Cruz (ISH) – 2002 gelding by Cruz Forever (ISH)[TIH] out of Cavalero (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST) Breeder: Andrew Dunlop (Tyrone). Rider: Rebecca Hoos (USA) 34.1, 0, 1.6 = 35.7

8th Fernhill Corbeagh Delux (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Lux Z (HANN) out of Corbeagh Clover (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Hill (ID). Breeder: Barbara & Joseph McGreal (Longford). Rider: Alexandra Green Kerby (USA) 40.7, 4, 0.0 = 44.7.

Intermediate / Preliminary.

3rd Fernhill Fearless (unk) – 2000 gelding OIO by Mark Twain (TB). Rider: Alexandra Green Kerby (USA) 35.4, 4, 0.0 = 39.4.

These results have been provided to Horse Sport Ireland by Charlie Ripman.

For previous results visit www.horsesportireland.ie/news.