EV Breeding: Irish-bred horses filled over 60% of top-ten finishers at Ballindenisk

  • 1 October 2019, 15:46

Last week Ireland’s final Home International of the 2019 season took place at Ballindenisk, Co. Cork, and despite the rain, Irish-bred horses led the way under riders from all over the world, filling 63% of all top ten placings. Riders from Ireland, the USA, Great Britain and New Zealand managed to steer their Irish-bred horses into the top ten from CCI3*-S up to CCI4*-L classes.

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


Ballindenisk International (2) (September 26th – 29th).


2nd Cooley Moonshine (ISH) (AKA Monbeg Cartel) – 2012 gelding by Cobra (HOLST) out of Kilpatrick Duchess (ISH) by Kings Master (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Michael J. Kavanagh, Co. Wexford. Owner: The Monster Partnership. Rider: Elisabeth Halliday-Sharp (USA) 29.9, 0.0, 3.6 = 33.5.

3rd Langford Take The Biscuit (UNK) – 2012 gelding by Rainstown Lad (ISH) out of Kellistown Marmite (UNK). Breeder: Seamus Walsh, Co. Carlow. Owner: Your Horse & Country Magazine Hobnob Syndicate. Rider: Emily King (GBR) 35, 0.0, 0.0 = 35.

4th Tullaher Sunrise (ISH) – 2008 gelding by Shannondale Sarco St Ghyvan (BEWB) out of Ashlea Primrose (ISH) by Flagmount King (ID). Breeder: Charles Killeen, Co. Clare. Owner: Penelope Ecroyd. Rider: Sam Ecroyd (GBR) 31.5, 0.0, 5.2 = 36.7.

5th Castlefield Flash Cooley (AKA Castlefield Casper) (ISH) – 2012 gelding by CSF Mr Kroon (ISH) out of Castlefield Ruby (ISH) by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD). Breeder: Jim O’Neill, Co. Kilkenny. Owner: Chailey Stud Equestrian. Rider: Elisabeth Halliday-Sharp (USA) 28.1, 0.0, 12 = 40.1.

9th Man About Town (AKA Man About Town II) (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Womanizer (KWPN) out of Lisdeen Coevers Brigade (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Brigade (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Pat Talty, Co. Clare. Owner: Sarah Warden. Rider: David Doel (IRL) 37.3, 0.0, 11.2 = 48.5.

10th Lord Of The Morning (AES) – 2011 gelding by Sir Donnerhall Il (ODLBG) out of Decision Day (ISH) by Lafontaine (TB). Breeder: Kate L. Jarvey. Owner: Everina Kilfeather. Rider: Lexi Kilfeather (IRL) 35, 4.0, 10 = 49.


2nd Heartbreaker Star Quality (ISH) – 2011 mare by Boswell Mr Heart Breaker (ISH) out of Killard Quality (ISH) by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD). Breeder: Cora Horan, Co. Galway. Owner: Jonathon Seed. Rider: Libby Seed (GBR) 33.5, 0.0, 0.0 = 33.5.

3rd Whitetree Sky (ISH)[TIH] – 2007 mare by Kings Master (ISH)[TIH] out of Coevers Diamonds Era (ISH)[TIH] by Able Albert (TB). Breeder: Marian Russell, Co. Kilkenny. Owner: Jane Hancock. Rider: Lucy Hancock (IRL) 33.6, 0.4, 0.0 = 34.

4th Chicko (BESIES) – 2010 gelding. Owner and Rider: Polly Stockton (GBR) 37.8, 0.0, 0.0 = 37.8.

5th Arklow Puissance (ISH)[TIH] – 2011 gelding by Puissance (ISH)[TIH] out of Cruising Jewel (ISH) by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Michael Byrne, Co. Wicklow. Owner: Kathleen Wilkinson. Rider: Oliver Townend (GBR) 37.9, 0.0, 0.0 = 37.9.

6th Jezebelle (ISH) – 2009 mare by Womanizer (KWPN) out of Cloonloo Golden Girl (ISH) by Golden Major VII (WNTR). Breeder: Don McCormack, Co. Sligo. Owner: Sandra Haugh. Rider: Adam Haugh (IRL) 36.5, 0.4, 4 = 40.9.

7th Don Meeco (ISH) – 2009 stallion by Beowulf (ISH) out of Quartz Z (ZANG) by Quito De Baussy (SF). Breeder: Don Hadden, Co. Wicklow. Owner: David Mee. Rider: Katie Barber (GBR) 37.1, 3.2, 0.8 = 41.1.

8th Galwaybay Echo (ISH) – 2008 gelding by Clover Echo (ISH)[TIH] out of Mistys Cavalier (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Justin Burke, Co. Galway. Owner: June Burgess. Rider: Steven Smith (IRL) 33.2, 0.0, 8 = 41.2.

9th Kinsau (TB) – 2009 gelding by Indian Danehill (TB) out of Andonia (TB). Breeder: Sean Reilly. Owner: Charlotte Walshe. Rider: Sofie Walshe (IRL) 35.9, 0.0, 5.6 = 41.5.

10th Full Of Mischief (ISH) – 2012 mare by Harlequin Du Carel (SF) out of Quartz Z (ZANG) by Quito De Baussy (SF). Breeder: Don Hadden, Co. Wicklow. Owner: Eleanor Hadden. Rider: Cathal Daniels (IRL) 36.9, 7.2, 0.0 = 44.1.


3rd Samuel Thomas II (Unnamed) (ISH) – 2004 gelding by El Rio (TB) out of Banard Que (ISH) by Arctic Que (TB). Breeder: James Woods, Co. Limerick. Owner: Sue Chadwick and Komfi Ltd. Rider: Elizabeth Power (IRL) 35.1, 0.0, 1.6 = 36.7.

4th Milchem JJ (AKA Global Milchem JJ) (UNK) – 2008 gelding. Owner: Ellie Guy. Rider: Alex Kennedy (GBR) 33.1, 0.0, 8.4 = 41.5.

6th Ardeo Illusion (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Beach Ball (ISH) out of Royale Echo (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Echo (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Thomas McGuigan, Co. Tyrone. Owner and Rider: Leila Barker (IRL) 39.6, 2.4, 2.8 = 44.8.

9th Bluestone Ice (ISH) – 2008 gelding by Creevagh Grey Rebel (ID) out of Danske (ISH) by Boiar Des Isles (SF). Breeder: Cliff McDowell, Co. Armagh. Owner: Clare Steele. Rider: Jonathan Hugh Steele (IRL) 40.5, 0.0, 6.8 = 47.3.

10th Mr Sneezy (ISH) – 2008 stallion by Iroko (WESTF) out of Starofdonickmore (TB) by Fourstars Allstar (TB). Breeder: Carmel O’Keeffe, Co. Cork. Owner: Tiny Clapham, Ian and Heidi Woodhead. Rider: James Avery (NZL) 34.1, 10.4, 3.2 = 47.7.


5th Diamond Ructions (AKA Copper Alley Diamond Lad) (ISH)[TIH] – 2007 gelding by Carrick Diamond Lad (ISH)[TIH] out of Ructions (TB) by Right Win (TB). Breeder: Aileen Dwyer, Co. Wexford. Owner: Bronwen Jones and Iain Greer. Rider: Louisa Lockwood (GBR) 32.9, 0.8, 9.6 = 43.3.

7th Eclipto (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Cavalier Carnival (ISH) out of Tawna Jane (ISH)[TIH] by Puissance (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Jackson Goulding, Co. Tipperary. Owner and Rider: Michael McNally (IRL) 35.8, 15.2, 10.4 = 61.4.

8th Winterdown Royale (AKA Winterdown Cooley) (ISH) – 2008 gelding by Vincent (KWPN) out of Rosgan Quinoa (AES) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: James A. Gilheany, Co. Leitrim. Owner: Martyn & Sharon Ault. Rider: Tom Crisp (GBR) 36.7, 37.2, 0.0 = 73.9.

9th Cooley Timepiece (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Watermill Swatch (TB) out of Hogans Lass (ISH) by Farney Clover (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Rachel Sterling, Co. Tipperary. Owner: Tim Hague. Rider: Katherine Hague (GBR) 39.4, 31.8, 3.2 = 74.4.

10th Ardeo Berlin (IPSA) – 2009 gelding. Owner and Rider: Julia Norman (GBR) 38.4, 28.8, 8.8 = 76.



Kelsall Hill ODE, Cheshire. (September 27th – 29th).

Open Novice sec G.

1st Cooley Tanglewood (ISH) – 2009 mare by Siec Livello (HOLST) out of Amy Strawberry (ISH)[TIH] by Puissance (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Mark O’Gorman (Wicklow). Rider: Rose Nesbitt (GBR) 26.5, 0, 1.2 = 27.7

2nd Ludo FH (ISH)[was Newmarket Con] – 2011 gelding by Newmarket Venture (HANN) out of Oprah (KWNP) by Concorde (KWNP). Breeder: Billy Daly (Cork) Rider: Hannah Bate (GBR) 25.3, 0, 7.6 = 32.9

6th Stormhill Clover (ISH) – 2006 gelding by Stormhill Miller (TB) out of Ramiro Clover Las (ISH) by Ramiro B (BWP). Breeder: Harry Quigley (Wexford). Rider: Julia Birkin (GBR) 25.3, 2, 7.6 = 44.9.

Open Intermediate Sec O.

2nd A Bit Much [ISH] – 2005 gelding by Furisto’s Diamond [ISH] out of Cavalier Forest [ISH] by Cavalier Clover Lad [ISH]. Breeder: Myles Somers (Wexford). Rider: Angus Smales (GBR) 31.1, 0, 4.8 = 35.9

5th Kananaskis (ISH) – 2008 gelding by Ustinov (KWPN) out of New Years Sandy (ISH) by Taloubet VDL (KWPN). Breeder: Norman Edgar Watt (Tyrone). Rider: Richard Coney (GBR) 29.5, 0, 11.6 = 41.1

7th Balladeer Durban Hills (TB) – 2005 gelding by Seabrook (TB) out of Mistress Elbio (TB) by Elbio (TB). Breeder: Brian O’Reilly. Rider: Sarah Way (GBR) 29.5 0, 12.4 = 41.9

10th Sportsfield Top Notch (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Harlequine du Carel (SF) out of Carrigatoher Queen (ISH) by Sirocco Rouge Del Sauro (SF). Breeder: Michael Hanrahan (Tipperary). Rider: Piggy French (GBR) 33.2, 0, 13.6 = 46.8.

Intermediate Sec N.

1st Fools in Love (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Harlequin du Carel (SF) out of Tisrara Cruise (ISH)[TIH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH] Breeder: John Kelly (Roscommon). Rider: Hayden Hankey (GBR) 30.7, 4, 5.6 = 40.3

3rd Kapowairua (ISH) – 2008 gelding by Spirit House (TB) out of Bellscross Coleen (ISH) by Dow Jones Courcel (SF). Breeder: Ciaran Dunleavy (Sligo). Rider: Sally James (GBR) 34.5, 4, 14.4 = 52.9

6th Aughmore Conclover Jade (ISH) – 2010 mare by Condios (HOLST) out of Ballin Clover Penny (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Hill (ID). Breeder: Stephanie Heffernan (Offaly). Rider: Jack Mantel (GBR) 41.4, 0, 16.4 = 57.8

7th Ringwood Madras (ISH) – 2011 mare by Tinaranas Inspector (WESTF) out of Ringwood Rajah (ISH) by Ram Z (HANN). Breeder: Peter Leonard (Limerick). Rider: Ben Way (GBR) 31.8, 0, 32.0 = 63.8

9th MGH Smarty (ISH) – 2008 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Killeen Vera (ISH)[TIH] by Kings Servant (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Martin J Collins (Tipperary). Rider: Eleanor Hope (GBR) 31.1, 20, 27.2 = 78.3.

Intermediate Sec M.

1st Quinara (ISH) – 2012 mare by Van Gogh (KWPN) out of Prinses T (KWPN) by Mytens (TB). Breeder: Rachel McKimmon (Tyrone). Rider: James Adams (GBR) 31.8, 0, 15.2 = 47.0

2nd Second City (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Mermus R (KWPN) out of Daisy Twain (ISH)[TIH] by Mark Twain(TB). Breeder: Stuart Crawford (Antrim). Rider: Paul Sims (GBR) 35.7, 0, 11.6 = 47.3

7th Ardristan Lass (ISH)[TIH] – 2008 mare by Tasset (TB) out of Ardristan Rose (ID) by Ginger Holly (ID). Breeder: Sean O’Brien (Carlow). Rider: Lottie Walsh (GBR) 39.5, 4, 2.8 = 56.3.

South of England ODE, Sussex. (September 28th – 29th)

Novice Sec G.

1st Barnacurra Ace Ventura (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Newmarket Venture (HANN) out of Venus de Milo (ISH)[TIH] by Master Imp (TB). Breeder: Christine O’Connor (Cork). Rider: Ben Taylor (GBR) 33.3, 0, 1.2 = 34.5

7th Our Larry (unk) – 2006 gelding OIO. Rider: Andrea James (GBR) 31.0, 0, 11.2 = 42.2

9th Royale Messenger (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Ricardo Royale (ISH) out of Aldato John (ISH) by Aldato (KWPN). Breeder: Heather McKeown (Monaghan). Rider: Catherine Sadler (GBR) 32.8, 4, 9.2 = 46.0.

Novice Sec H.

3rd Major Powers [ISH] – 2011 Gelding by Garrison Royal [ISH] out of Amys Dromard Gold [ISH] by Kildalton Gold (ID). Breeder: Emma Kirwan (Tipperary). Rider: Lucy Crichton (GBR) 31.8, 4, 6.8 = 42.6.

Novice Sec I.

7th Class Spec (ISH) – 2014 gelding by Vancoover (KWPN) out of Warrenstown Cassy (ISH) by Harlequin du Carel (SF). Breeder: Ronan Tynan (Kilkenny). Rider: Flora Harris (GBR) 30.3, 4, 10.4 = 44.7

10th Gulf Stream III (ISH) – 2012 gelding by ARS Vivendi (HOLST) out of Ballyring Clover Lass (unk) by Cloneen Clover (ID). Breeder: Paddy Mullally (Kilkenny). Rider: Harry Dzenis (GBR) 31.5, 4, 13.6 = 49.1.

Morton Morrell ODE, Warwickshire. (September 27th – 28th).

Novice Sec A.

9th Sportsfield Rio (ISH)[was Valid Point] – 2012 gelding by Chacoa (HOLST) out of Lorella (ISH)[TIH] by Ballysimon (ISH)[TIH] Breeder: Ronnie Kelly (Limerick). Rider: Jessica Watts (GBR) 30.8, 0, 10.8 = 41.6.

Novice Sec B.

3rd Randalstown Commando (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Ricardo Z (ZANG) out of Randalstown Once Shy [ISH] by Parco (BWP). Breeder: Samuel McAteer (Antrim). Rider: Chiara Conze (GBR) 28.0, 0, 8.4 = 36.4

5th Escape Route (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Waveney (TB) out of Qoltaira (BWP) by Voltaire (HANN). Breeder: Brendan Deegan (Offaly). Rider: Flora Young (GBR) 31.8, 4, 2.8 = 38.6

9th CHF Archie (ISH) – 2013 gelding by VDL Arkanas (KWPN) out of Lodge Hill Lady [ISH] by Merry Mate (ID). Breeder: Michael Mullins (Galway). Rider: Ginny Howe (GBR) 32.5, 4, 8.0 = 44.5.

Novice Sec C.

2nd Mdsandyhill Zorro (ISH)[was My Sandyhill Zorro & Mdsandyhill Penhills Zorro] – 2013 gelding by Sligo Candy Boy (ISH) out of Ozopmas (TRAK) by Sorro (RTRK). Breeder: Patricia McDonald (Kildare). Rider: Imogen Murray (GBR) 24.8, 0, 2.0 = 26.8

4th Dassett Empire (ISH)[was Kilcorig Flynn] – 2013 gelding by S Creevagh Ferro Ex Siebe (KWPN) out of Kilcorig Rose (ISH) by Camiro De Haar Z (ZANG). Breeder: Nigel Jackson (Antrim). Rider: Craig Barr (GBR) 29.3, 0, 1.6 = 30.9

5th Shannondale Courage (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Shannondale Sarco St Ghyvan (BEWB) out  of Soazies Courage (ISH) by Courage II (HOLST). Breeder: John Browne (Clare). Rider: Lizzie Baugh (GBR) 25.8, 0, 6.4 = 32.2

7th Milestone Wulf (ISH) – 3013 gelding by Harlequin du Carel (SF) out of Fionnas Beauty (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Hill (ID). Breeder: John Harty (Tipperary). Rider: Dani Cuomo (GBR) 30.5, 0, 6.4 = 36.9

9th CSF Dassett Decoy (ISH)[was CSF Cruz Delle] – 2013 gelding by Flipper D’Elle (SF) out of CSF Doorn Cruise [ISH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Patrick Connolly (Galway). Rider: Amelia Walker (GBR) 27.5, 4, 8.0 = 39.5.

Open Novice Sec D.

1st Ballycoog Guinness (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Womanizer (KWPN) out of Ballycoog Bonnie (ISH)[TIH] by Bonnie Prince (TB). Breeder: Louise M Godkin (Wicklow). Rider: Matthew Heath (GBR) 28.3, 0, 0.4 = 28.7

6th Curolea Mika (ISH)[TIH] – 2008 gelding by Creevagh Grey Rebel (ID) out of Suza [ISH] by Dikusa (TB). Breeder: Janet Currie (Derry). Rider: Aczylok (GBR) 31.8, 0, 3.6 = 35.4

9th Golden Recipe (ISH)[TIH] – 2012 gelding by Nigrasine (TB) out of Flashy Trump (ISH)[TIH] by Golden Trump (ID). Breeder: Christopher Bailey (Wexford). Rider: Matthew Heath (GBR) 29.0, 0, 8.0 = 37.0.

Novice Sec E.

2nd Kiltown Madison (ISH) – 2010 mare by Corran Ginger (ID) out of Carolco Rose (AES) by Hercorose (KWPN). Breeder: Jayne Patterson (Donegal). Rider: Giovanni Ugolotti (ITA) 31.5, 4, 1.2 = 36.7

7th Cuffesgrange Royal Exchange [ISH] – 2013 gelding by Royal Concorde [ISH] out of Coolmore Joyita [ISH] by Puissance (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Ronan Sheehan (Laois). Rider: Saffron Cresswell (GBR) 27.8, 8, 6.8 = 42.6

10th Carlingfords Hes A Clover (ISH)[was He’s a Clover] – 2012 gelding by Polanski (SWB) out of Fourleaf Clover (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Hill (ID). Breeder: Thomas Keenan (Louth). Rider: Louise Harwood (GBR) 33.0, 4, 7.2 = 44.2.

Alnwick Ford International CCI & ODE, Northumberland. (September 28th – 29th).

 CCI**S Sec A.

1st Shadow Lad (ISH)[was Cranny Lad] – 2011 gelding by Cranny Vol Clover [ISH] out of Cranny Bliss (ISH). Breeder: Flan McNamara (Clare). Rider: Douglas Crawford (GBR) 30.1, 0, 0.0 = 30.1

6th Bennys Quality Star (ISH)[was Hallo Quality Penny] – 2010 mare by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Hallo Beag (ISH)by Hallo (SF) Breeder: Gerrard Marron (Monaghan). Rider: Lucy Hattersley (GBR) 36.8, 0, 0.0 = 36.8

9th Power Blazer (ISH)[TIH] – 2010 gelding by Power Blade (TB) out of Sarah Rhodes (ISH)[TIH] by Porter Rhodes (TB). Breeder: Richard Drohan (Waterford). Rider:  Jessica McKie (GBR) 35.0, 4, 0.0 = 39.0.

Novice Sec B.

1st Crosstown Sir Lancelot (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Lancelot (KWPN)out of Corgrigg Dancer (ISH) by VDL Arkansas (KWPN). Breeder: Edel & Dominic Curtin (Clare). Rider: Will Murray (GBR) 26.5, 0, 0.0 = 26.5

8th Ballyvadd Sarco (ISH) – 2011 elding by Shannondale Sarco St Ghyvan (BEWB) out of Ballyvadd Lux (ISH) by Lux Z (HANN). Breeder: Andrew Kirwan (Waterford). Rider: Joshua Wareing (GBR) 25.0, 11, 7.6 = 43.6

10th Jeppesen K (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Jack of Diamonds (SWB)  out of Ballydavid Vera (ISH)[TIH] by Ginger Dick (ID). Breeder: Michael Byrne (Wicklow). Rider: Will Murray (GBR) 28.0, 0, 41.6 = 69.6.



Jump Start HT, Lexington, Kentucky. (September 27th – 29th).

Open Intermediate.

1st Morswood (ISH) – 2008 gelding by Ricardo Z (ZANG) out of Princess in Arms (ISH)[TIH] by Present Arms (TB). Breeder: John Doherty (Louth). Rider: Alexandra Knowles (USA) 32.7, 4, 3.6 = 40.3

3rd Lup the Loop (ISH)[was Killard Lup the Loop] – 2008 gelding by Lupicore (KWPN) out of Hogans Lass [ISH] by Farney Clover (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Rachel Sterling (Tipperary). Rider: Jackie LeMastus (USA) 35.5, 8, 0.0 = 43.5

10th Fernhill Full Throttle (ISH)[was Willows Dexter] – 2009 gelding by Cyrano (HOLST) out of Euro Glory [ISH] by Euro Clover (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: William Gibson (Down). Rider: Ivie Cullen-Dean (USA) 33.8, 0, 33.6 = 67.4.

Open Preliminary Div 1.

5th Tops (ISH)[TIH] – 2001 gelding by Top of the World (TB) out of Tomgar Diamond [ISH] by Sea Crest (TB) Breeder: Dermot Maguire (Wexford). Rider: Caroline Dannemiller (USA) 31.9, 5.2, 10.4 = 47.5.

Open Preliminary Div 2.

5th I Spye (ISH)[was Lates Harry] – 2011 gelding by Harlequin Du Carel (SF) out of Lombardos Corner (ISH) by Lombardo Lombardo (KWPN). Breeder: Thomas Ryan (Tipperary). Rider: Alexandra Baugh (USA) 32.5, 4, 11.2 = 47.7.

Oktoberfest at Stable View, South Carolina. (September 27th – 20th).


2nd 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) 23.9, 0, 0.0 = 23.9

4th Fernhill Prezley (ISH) [was KEC Prezley] – 2010 gelding by Aldatus Z (OLD) out of Killerisk Diamond [ISH] by Glidawn Diamond (ID) Breeder: Oonagh Kennedy (Kerry). Rider: Mike Pendelton (USA) 28.1, 0, 0.0 = 28.1

=10th WEC Emperor of Hope (ISH)[TIH] – 2010 geelding by Emmperror Augustus (TB) out of Right Time (ISH)[TIH]by Big Sink Hope (TB). Breeder: John Donaghy (Down). Rider: Mike Pendleton (USA) 32.1, 0, 0.8 = 32.9


2nd 501 Mischief Managed [ISH][was GTS Adventure] – 2011 gelding by Albano (TB) out of Golden Flight [ISH] by Laughton’s Flight (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: John Walsh (Kilkenny). Rider: Jacob Fletcher (USA) 27.2, 0, 2.0 = 29.2.

Open Preliminary.

2nd Typically Fernhill (ISH)[was Castlefield Ciao] – 2012 gelding by Dondoctro Ryal K (KWPN) out of Castlefield Sarah (unk) by Guy Cavalier [ISH]. Breeder: Jim O’Neill (Kilkenny). Rider: Leslie Law (GBR) 27.8, 0.8, 4.4 = 33.0

3rd Foxdale’s Celtic Charm (ISH)[was Legaland Rossas Lad] – 2013 gelding by Diarado (HOLST) out of Cheeky Rossa (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Joe Reilly (Cavan). Rider: Kristin Schmolze (USA) 31.7, 1.6, 0.4 = 33.7

9th 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 (USA) 37.0, 1.2, 10.4 = 48.6.

ESDCTA New Jersey HT, The New Jersey Horsepark (September 28th).

Open Preliminary A.

6th The Gadfly (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Guidam (SF) out of Fontana Clover (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Hill (ID). Breeder: Patrick Harvey (Westmeath). Rider: Caroline Day (USA) 40.0, 4, 3.6 = 47.6.

Open Preliminary B.

2nd K.B.S. Quick Strike (ISH) – 2013 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Molly’s Diamondstrike (ISH) by Maltstriker (KWPN). Breeder: Noel O’Shea (Clare). Rider: Zoe Crawford (USA) 30.0, 4, 2.0 = 36.0.

Surefire September HT, Virginia. (September 28th – 29th).

Open Preliminary.

2nd Apogee (ISH)[was Saunderscourt Skyfest] – 2007 gelding by Harlequin du Carol (SF) out of Lavally Breeze [ISH] by  Sky Boy (TB). Breeder: Eamon Maher (Tipperary). Rider: Arden Wildasin (USA) 33.5, 0, 0.0 = 33.5

4th Udi-La [ISH] – 2007 gelding by Puissance (ISH)[TIH] out of Gothland Sassy (TB) by Gothland (TB). Breeder: Rosemary Ponsonby (Tipperary). Rider: Arden Wildasin (USA) 38.5, 4, 0.0 = 42.5

5th Kingcarra Cooley Diamond (ISH)[was Kingcarra Knight Shadow & Kingcarra Diamond] – 2012 gelding by Jack of Diamonds (SWB) out of Forans Page (ISH)[TIH] by Coevers Diamond Boy [ISH]. Breeder: Rita Dempsey (Wexford). Rider: Dasha Ivandeava (USA) 27.4, 4, 12.8 = 44.2



Copenhagen CCI. (September 20th – 22nd).


8th Kool Bouncer [ISH] – 2006 gelding by Granger Bouncer (ID) out of My Katies Blossom (TB) by Namaqualand (TB). Breeder: Margaret O’Gorman (Wexford). Rider: Filippa Ljungberg (SWE) 34.6, 8, 0.0 = 42.6.


4th Mind Me (TB)(ISH) – 2006 gelding by Saffron Walden (TB) out of You Never Told Me (TB). Rider: Johan Lundin (SWE) 34.9, 0, 2.8 = 37.7.



Waregem CCI. (Septembeer 19th – 22nd).


7th Touchingwood (ISH)[TIH] [was Shearwater Touchingwood] – 2006 gelding by Clover Echo (ISH)[TIH] out of Fashionable (ISH)[TIH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: David Prentice (Down). Rider: Fouaad Mirza (IND) 37.6, 0, 0.0 = 37.6.



Strohen CCI (September 19th – 22nd).


1st Unnamed (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Ricardo Z (ZANG) out of Cavalier Classic [ISH] by High Roller [ISH]. Breeder: Siobhan McGuinness (Mayo). Rider: Filippo Gregoroni (ITA) 33.4, 0, 0.8 = 34.2.



Minsk, Ratomka CCI. (September 19th – 22nd).


6th MP Imagine If (ISH) – 2011 mare by Shannondale Sarco St Ghyvan (BEWB) out of Fast Morning Flight [ISH] by Errigal Flight (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Mr. & Mrs. John Mc Mahon (Clare). Rider: Mikhail Nastenko (RUS) 39.7, 4.8, 15.6 = 60.1.



Palmanova CCI. (September 19th – 22nd).

CCI* Intro.

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) 28.2, 0, 0.0 = 28.2

4th Captain Cremin (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Kings Master (ISH)[TIH] out of Molly Cash (unk). Breeder: Peter Curling (Tipperary). Rider: Sophia Angalina Antisso (ITA) 31.7, 4, 2.0 = 37.7

6th MHS Secret Garden (ISH) – 2012 mare by Iroko (WESTF) out of MHS Kilkenny Lady (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Ita Brennan (Kilkenny). Rider: Pietro Roman (ITA) 29.7, 12, 0.8 = 42.5

10th Greananstown (ISH)[TIH] – 2013 gelding by Soolmoy Clover Man (ISH)[TIH] out of Stillorsparkling (TB)(IRL) by Anshan (TB). Breeder: Ellen McLoughney (Tipperary). Rider: Andreas Riedl (AUT) 34.1, 12, 4.8 = 50.9.


3rd Fernhill Frosty Tom (unk) – 2010 gelding OIO. Rider: Elisabetta Moranzoni (ITA) 30.6, 0, 1.2 = 31.8

8th Irish Secret (ISH) – 2013 mare by Pacino (BWP) out of Cafre Know Best (ISH) by Limmerick (HOLST). Breeder: Catherine Thornton (Fermanagh). Rider: Emiliano Portale (ITA) 33.3, 0, 2.4 = 35.7.


4th Quick Joe (ISH)[TIH] – 2009 gelding by Castana (ID) out of Joes Lady (TB)(IRL) by Win Quick (TB)(ISH). Breeder: Ian Rowland (Mayo). Rider: Stefano Brecciaroli (ITA) 24.7, 8, 42.8 = 75.5.



Varsseveld CCI. (September 26th – 29th).


7th Down to the Wire (ISH) – 2007 gelding by Touchdown (ISH) out of Knockrath Zena (unk) by Carrolls Flight (AES). Breeder: Norman Allen (Meath). Rider: Arne Bergendahl (GER) 28.9, 4, 8.0 = 40.9

10th Smokie (ISH)[was Ballycorman Smokie] – 2010 gelding by A Quidam  M (KWPN) out of Elakia (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: James McHugh (Kildare). Rider: Beau Posthumus (NED) 39.2, 0, 4.4 = 43.6.



Meerut CCI. (September 21st – 24th).


2nd Fleece Clover (ISH)(TIH) – 2003 gelding by Aughrim Knight (ISH)(TIH)out of Craughwell Girl(ISH)(TIH) by Carrabawn View (ID). Breeder: Michael Heffernan (Galway). Rider: Amit Kumar Sinsinwar (IND) 32.5, 4, 1.6 = 38.1.

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

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