EV Breeding: Irish-bred horses competed up to 4*-L in the USA last week

  • 21 November 2019, 09:42

The international Eventing season continued in the USA last week, with nine Irish-bred horses finishing in the top ten in the USA, and a further four horses in Italy.

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


Ocala Jockey Club 3 Day Event, Florida. (November 14th – 17th).


2nd Cooley Candyman [ISH][was Tempo Candy Hill] – 2013 gelding by Sligo Candy Boy [ISH] out of Dashing Hill [ISH] by FlameHill [ISH]. Breeder: Thomas Anthony Jones (Sligo). Rider: Bruce Davidson Jnr (USA) 27.9, 0, 0.0 = 27.9

5th Cooley Stormwater (ISH)[was Westmount Camillo Calypso] – 2013 gelding by Camillo VDL (KWPN) out of Thornfield Calypso (ISH)[TIH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Amma Blessington (Longford). Rider: Elisabeth Halliday-Sharp (USA) 29.2, 0, 0.0 = 29.2

6th Baymax (ISH) – 2013 gelding by ARD Vivendi (HOLST) out of Olympics Corner (ISH) by Olympic Lux (KWPN). Breeder: Mary Quirke (Tipperary). Rider: Doug Payne (USA) 29.8, 0, 0.0 = 29.8

7th Night Quality (ISH) – 2011 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Night Fly (ISH) by Maltstriker (KWPN). Breeder: Jim Seymour (Tipperary). Rider: Isabelle Bosley (USA) 30.6, 0, 0.0 = 30.6.


5th Monbeg Senna [was ESI Easy Goer] (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Zapatero VDL (KWPN) out of Brooklyn Breeze (ISH) by Heritage Fortunus (HANN) Breeder: Ennisnag Stur (Kilkenny). Rider: Katherine Coleman (USA) 34.7, 0.4, 3.2 = 38.3

7th Direct Advance (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Night Cruise (ISH)[TIH] out of Herbst Jennie B (ISH) by Concorde (KWPN). Breeder: Noel Good (Tyrone). Rider: Zachary Brandt (USA) 36.2, 0, 7.2 = 43.4.


5th Copper Beech (ISH) – 2006 gelding by Radolin (KWPN) out of Cloverballen (ISH). Breeder: Paddy Daly (Offaly) Rider: Bruce Davidson Jnr (USA) 32.2, 8, 13.2 = 53.4.

Fresno Country Horse Park HT, California. (November 15th – 17th).

Open Intermediate.

1st Ringwood Isabelle (ISH) – 2007 mare by Ard VDL Douglas (KWPN) out of Stream Diamond (ISH)[TIH] by More Diamonds (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Michael Callery (Meath). Rider: Bea di Grazia (USA) 33.4, 0, 6.8 = 40.2.

Open Preliminary.

4th Stonehavens Royal Touch (ISH)[was Farmhill Royal Touch & Cooley Stonehill] – 2009 gelding by Finbars Touch [ISH] out of Black Roller [ISH]by High Roller [ISH]. Breeder: Gerard Callan (Louth). Rider: Tess Molinar (USA) 34.8, 0, 2.0 = 36.8.



Pratoni del Vivaro CCI. (November 14th – 17th).


1st Dassett Master (ISH)[TIH] – 2010 gelding by Master Imp (TB) out of Countess of Belvedere (ISH)[TIH]  by Nero Astaire (TB). Breeder: A C Peters (Westmeath). Rider: Rebecca Chiappero (ITA) 26.3, 0, 0.0 = 26.3

5th Bay Knight (ISH) – 2012 gelding by West Coast Cavalier (ISH) out of Taxabelle (ISH)[TIH] by Tax Trends (TB). Breeder: Allen & Paul Brady (Cork). Rider: Raffaele Mare (ITA) 37.6, 0, 8.0 = 45.6

9th GRC Shiraz (ISH) – 2012 gelding by VDL Arkanas (KWPN) out of Loughnavatta Pearl (ISH)[TIH] by Flagmount King (ID). Breeder: Rory Costigan (Tipperary). Rider: Frederico Sacchetti (ITA) 34.1, 12, 5.6 = 51.7.

CCI* Intro.

9th Myth Soxs (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Afellay Z (ZANG) out of Fanad West Atlantic Clover[ISH] by NC Amiro (AES). Breeder: John Carr (Donegal). Rider: Marco Cappai (ITA) 34.4, 4, 25.6 = 64.0.

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

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