EV Breeding: Irish Sport Horses claim 100% of the top six, and 80% of the top ten places at Badminton Horse Trials

  • 9 May 2019, 09:27

Last week at the Badminton Horse Trials saw Irish Sport Horses claim all of the top six, and eight out of the top ten results, with Irish-bred horses making up over 40% of finishers, 60% of those inside the top 20. The win was taken by Irish Sport Horse Vanir Kamira (Camiro De Haar Z x Dixi) with Piggy French (GBR) and a new Badminton record dressage score was set by Irish Sport Horse Cillnabradden Evo (S Creevagh Ferro Ex Siebe x King Henry) with Oliver Townend (GBR).

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


Badminton 3DE, Gloucestershire. May 1st – 5th.


1st Vanir Kamira (ISH) – 2005 mare by Camiro De Haar Z (ZANG) out of Fair Caledonian (WNTR) by Dixi (TB). Breeder: Kathryn Jackson (Monaghan). Rider: Piggy French (GBR) 26.0, 0, 0.8 = 26.8

2nd Ballaghmor Class (ISH) – 2007 gelding Courage II (HOLST) out of Kilderry Place (ISH). Breeder: Noel Hickey (Limerick). Rider: Oliver Townend (GBR) 21.1, 5.6, 0.4 = 27.1

3rd Cooley Lands (ISH) – 2008 gelding by Cavalier Land (ISH) out of Clover Light Girl (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Hill (ID). Breeder: Peter Rice (Monaghan). Rider: Christopher Burton (AUS) 28.1, 0, 0.0 = 28.1

4th Graf Liberty (ISH) – 2005 gelding by Limmerick (HOLST) out of Lisheen Star (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Brian Livingstone (Down). Rider: Christopher Burton (AUS) 27.7, 6, 0.0 = 33.7

5th Swallow Springs [ISH] – 2008 gelding by Chillout (ISH) out of Kilila (ISH)[TIH] by Cult Hero (TB). Breeder: Maria Keating (Galway). Rider: Andrew Nicholson (NZL) 27.8, 8, 0.0 = 35.8

6th Cillnabradden Evo (ISH) – 2006 stallion by Creevagh Ferro Ex Siebe (KWPN) out of Willow Gardenb [ISH] by King Henry (ID) Breeder: Tom & Orla Holden (Meath). Rider: Oliver Townend (GBR) 19.7, 4, 12.4 = 36.1

8th Ivar Gooden [ISH] – 2007 gelding by Young Convinced (TB) out of Ballybrohan Diamond [ISH] by Coevers Diamond Boy (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Pat Coffey (Tipperary). Rider: Imogen Murray (GBR) 39.6, 0, 1.6 = 41.2

10th Ringwood Sky Boy (ISH) – 2003 gelding by Courage II (HOLST) out of Sky Lassie (ISH)[TIH] by Sky Boy (TB). Breeder: Myles Mahon (Wexford). Rider: Tim Price (NZL) 30.1, 13.2, 0.0 = 43.3.

Other Irish bred finishers.

12th Euro Prince (ISH) – 2003 gelding by Lougheries Quiet Man (unk) out of Miss Tullydraw (unk). Breeder: Cormac McKay (Armagh). Rider: Clare Abbott (IRL) 46.6

14th November Night (ISH)[TIH] – 2006 mare by Bonnie Prince (TB) out of Coolnalee Kate [ISH] by Flagmount King (ID) Breeder: Pat Doherty (Waterford). Rider: Ciaran Glynn (IRL) 46.9

15th Lassban Diamond Lift (ISH)[TIH] – 2008 gelding by Easy Lift (TB) out of Lassban Chow Bella (ISH)[TIH] by Diamond Chin (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Messrs Maloney & Merrigan (Offaly). Rider: Bill Levett (AUS) 47.6

16th Majas Hope (ISH)[TIH] – 2007 gelding by Porter Rhodes (TB) out of Brown Sue (ISH)[TIH] by Flagmount King (ID). Breeder: Jack Murphy (Kilkenny). Rider: Pippa Funnell (GBR) 49.8

17th Dunlough Striker (ISH) – 2005 gelding by Maltstriker (KWPN) out of Beau Rua (ISH)[TIH]  by Beau Royale (TB). Breeder: Kevin Nolan (Clare). Rider: Michael Ryan (IRL) 50.3

18th MGH Bingo Boy (unk) – 2008 gelding OIO. Rider: Nicky Hill (GBR) 52.6

20th Arctic Soul (TB) – 2003 gelding by Luso (TB) out of Dream Cocktail (TB) by Roi Danzi (TB). Breeder: Michael Whitty. Rider: Gemma Tattersall (GBR) 56.5

25th Cooley Ramiro (ISH)[was Cooley Airbourne] – 2007  gelding by Ramiro B (BWP) out of Ordela Royale (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Caroline Byrne (Wicklow). Rider: Wills Oakden (GBR) 58.9

40th Halltown Harley (ISH) – 2006 gelding by Harlequin Du Carel (SF) out of Cummer Beauty [ISH] by Clover Hill (ID) Breeder: Michael Ryan (Tipperary). Rider: Georgie Spence (GBR) 74.9

45th Balladeer Miller Man (ISH)[TIH] – 2007 gelding by Stormhill Miller (TB) out of Kintara Pride (ISH)[TIH] by Porter Rhodes (TB). Breeder: Breda Quigley (Wexford). Rider: Louise Harwood (GBR) 83.2

47th The Lion (ISH) – 2002 gelding by Ricardo Z (ZANG) out of Cartron Countess (ISH)[TIH] by Nad Elshiba (TB). Breeder: Sean Donohoe (Longford). Rider: Matthew Heath (GBR) 89.8

48th Camembert (ISH) – 2005 gelding by Courage II (HOLST) out of Skehanagh Diamond Lass (ISH)[TIH] by Colin Diamond (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: John Freeman (Galway). Rider: Emily Philip (GBR) 90.7

49th Pennlands Douglas (ISH) – 2005 gelding by ARD VDL Douglas (KWPN) out of Currabawn Cavalier (ISH). Breeder: Finola Sullivan-Heslin (Longford). Rider: Emma Hyslop-Webb (GBR) 91.2

54th Proud Courage (ISH) – 2005 gelding by Courage II (HOLST) out of Coolmore Panther (ISH)[TIH] by Proud Panther (TB). Breeder: William Martin (Wexford). Rider: Nicholas Lucey (GBR) 119.6

55th Simply Clover (unk) – 2005 mare OIO by Farney Clover (ISH). Rider: Hazel Towers (GBR) 125.0

56th HD Bronze (ISH) – 2006 gelding by Limmerick (HOLST) out of Northern Madera (TB) by Toca Madera (TB). Breeder: Declan Phillips (Antrim) Rider: Harry Mutch (GBR) 142.8.


Richmond ODE, North Yorkshire. May 3rd – 5th.

Intermediate Sec A.

1st CMS Google (SIES) – 2010 mare by Baltimore (BWP) out of Shalom Internet (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Ray O’Reilly (Cavan). Rider: Kristina Hall-Jackson (GBR) 31.6, 0, 5.6 = 37.2

2nd Milchem Eclipse (unk) – 2012 gelding OIO with an unknown sire and dame, dam’s sire said to be John U Berry (TB). Rider: James Rushbrooke (GBR) 34.3, 0, 4.0 = 38.3

3rd Quinara (ISH) – 2012 mare by Van Gogh (KWPN) out of Prinses T (KWPN) by Mytens (TB). Breeder: Rachel McKimmon (Tyrone). Rider: James Adams (GBR) 33.2, 4, 1.2 = 38.4

4th Wil Jack B King (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Jack of Diamonds (SWB) out of Diamonds Double [ISH] by Ceredigion (TB). Breeder: Mary McCarthy (Cork). Rider: Charlotte Parry-Ashcroft (GBR) 29.1, 8, 2.4 = 39.5

6th Fortunus (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Heritage Fortunus (HANN) out of Caval Lady (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: John & Marie Burke (Clare). Rider: Jennifer Stead (GBR) 35.0, 4, 2.8 = 41.8

8th Cooley Timepiece (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Watermill Swatch (TB) out of Hogans Lass [ISH] by Farney Clover (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Rachel Sterling (Tipperary). Rider: Katherine Hague (GBR) 33.9, 0, 8.8 = 42.7

9th Westmur Quality (ISH) – 2006 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Ruby Royale (ISH)[TIH] by Coronea Eagle (ISH). Breeder: Claire Molloy (Kilkenny). Rider: Eilidh-Jane Costelloe (GBR) 35.2, 4, 4.0 = 43.2.

Intermediate Sec C.

1st Rehy DJ (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Tinaranas Inspector (WESTF) out of Rehy Misty [ISH] by Big Sink Hope (TB). Breeder: Noel Russell (Clare). Rider: Yasmin Ingham (GBR) 29.8, 0, 0.0 = 29.8

9th Lissyegan Mikie Lou (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Luidam (KWPN) out of Lady Persian (ISH)[TIH] by Royal Persian (TB). Breeder: Michael Healy. Rider: Lewis McLean (GBR) 40.5, 8, 8.8 = 57.3

10th KEC Pixxie (ISH) – 2009 mare by Aldatus Z (OLD) out of Killerisk Diamond [ISH] by Glidawn Diamond (ID). Breeder: Tom Counihan (Kerry). Rider: Morven Pringle (GBR) 44.6, 4, 9.2 = 57.8.

Novice Sec D.

2nd Haslemere Quin (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Sunny Boy (KWPN) out of Haslemere Lady (ISH) by High Roller (ISH). Breeder: Thomas Frain (Sligo). Rider: Andrew Drummond (GBR) 34.5, 0, 0.0 = 34.5

4th Wil Celtic Power Ranger (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Olympic Lux (KWPN) out of Clohane Miss (ISH)[TIH] by Carrabawn View (ID). Breeder: Michael Bourke (Tipperary). Rider: Polly Stockton (GBR) 33.0, 0, 3.6 = 36.6

10th Carrick Diamond Warrior (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Carrick Diamond Lad (ISH)[TIH] out of Carrick Errigal Lass [ISH] by Odin (TB). Breeder: Tom Jones (Monaghan). Rider: Daniel Scott (GBR) 38.8, 0, 4.4 = 43.2.

Novice Sec E.

3rd Shannondale Gold Rush (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Shannondale Sarco St Ghyvan (BEWB)out of Clune Clover (ISH)[TIH] by French Buffet (TB). Breeder: Pat Madigan (Clare). Rider: Matthew Wright (GBR) 33.3, 0, 0.0 = 33.3

4th Cuffesgrange Cooley (ISH)[was Cuffesgrange Craven) – 2011 gelding by Z Wellie 72 (KWPN)out of Cuffesgrange Starlet (ISH)[TIH] by Puissance (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Eamonn Sheehan (Kilkenny) Rider: Katherine Hague (GBR) 34.0, 0, 0.8 = 34.8

5th Carrick Diamond Showman (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Carrick Diamond Lad (ISH)[TIH] out of Drumkerril Pride (ISH) by Aldato (KWPN). Breeder: Tom Jones (Monaghan). Rider: Daniel Scott (GBR) 35.5, 0, 0.4 = 35.9

6th Doonaveeragh Elise (ISH) – 2011 mare by Tinaranas Inspector (WESTF) out of Angel of Harlem (ISH)[TIH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Michael Cusack (Limerick). Rider: Amy Kisby (GBR) 36.0, 0, 0.0 = 36.0

8th Banbridge de Reve (ISH) – 2013 elding by Hermes de Reve (SF) out of Onefourseven (AEAS) by Maximum Clearance (TB). Breeder: Brian Clinghan (Down). Rider: Alex Hill (GBR) 34.0, 4, 7.6 = 45.6.

Novice Sec K.

1st Halcyon Cruising Lady (ISH)[was Direct Cruising Lady] – 2012 mare by Cavalier Land (ISH) out of Micks Girl (ISH)[TIH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Peter Rice (Monaghan). Rider: Sara Bowe (IRL) 27.0, 0, 0.0 = 27.0

3rd Caher Rocky (unk) – 2011 gelding OIO. Rider: Amelia Waterhouse (GBR) 33.3, 0, 0.0 = 33.3

7th Roxready (ISH) – 2009 mare by Ramiro B (BWP) out of Parkmore Craft (ISH)[TIH] by Warcraft (TB). Breeder: Gina O’Brien (Waterford). Rider: Hannah Brook (GB) 39.0, 0, 0.4 = 39.4

10th Castle Kelly (unk) – 2007 mare OIO. Rider: Helena Youmans (GBR) 29.5, 4, 7.6 = 41.1.

Open Novice Sec L.

5th Lisboy Buachaill (unk) – 2005 gelding OIO. Rider: Brianna Tweddall (GBR) 34.3, 0, 1.2 = 35.5

8th Dassett Zoolander (ISH) – 2005 gelding by Romabo (HOLST) out of Finod Aoife (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Martin Cowley (Sligo). Rider: Freddie Fawcett (GBR) 30.3, 12, 0.0 = 42.3

9th 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) 37.0, 4, 2.0 = 43.0.


Morton Morrel ODE, Warwickshire. May 1st – 2nd.

Open Novice Sec L.

3rd Lady Moylisha (ISH) – 2007 mare by Grange Bouncer (ID) out of Nanny’s Lass (unk). Breeder: Kevin Farrell (Carlow). Rider: Sara Squires (GBR) 28.3 0, 0.0 = 28.3

6th Ballycoog Guinness (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Womanizer (KWPN) out of Ballycoog Bonnie (ISH)[TIH] by Bonnie Prince (TB). Breeder: Louise M Godkin (Wicklow). Rider: Steve Garrod (GBR) 34.0, 0, 0.4 = 34.4

8th To Be Fair II (ISH) – 2007 gelding by Ard VDL Douglas (KWPN) out of Royale Molly (ISH)[TIH] by Greenacres Diamond (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Donal Callery (Meath). Rider: John-Paul Sheffield (GBR) 35.3 0, 0.4 = 35.7

9th MHS Cooley Flash (ISH) [was MHS Flashy] – 2010 gelding by Lancelot (KWPN) out of MHS Kilkenny Lady (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Ita Brennan (Kilkenny). Rider: Imogen Gloag (GBR) 28.0, 9, 0.4 = 37.4

10th Moylaw Badger (unk) – 2006 gelding OIO. Rider: Flora Harris (GBR) 37.8, 0, 0.0 = 37.8.

Novice Sec K.

1st Dunkerrin Pandora (ISH) – 2010 mare by Dunkerrin Leader (ID)out of Silvano Billy Barry (ISH) by Silvano (KWPN). Breeder: Elaine Keating (Wexford). Rider: Lucy Robinson (GBR) 26.5, 0, 0.0 = 26.5

2nd Lucy Sparkles (ISH)[TIH] – 2010 mare by Castle Crest (ID) out of Mystery Escort (TB)by Sir Harry Lewis (TB). Breeder: Declan Donohoe (Cavan). Rider: Rachael Fairbrother (GBR) 29.0, 0, 0.0 = 29.0

5th Escape Route (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Waveney (TB) out of Qoltaira (BWP) by Voltaire (HANN). Breeder: Brendan Deegan (Offaly). Rider: Flors Young  (GBR) 30.0, 0, 0.0 = 30.0

7th Sovereign Choice (ISH)[TIH] – 2008 gelding by Sovereign Water (TB) out of Ballygowan Clover Choice (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Hill (ID). Breeder: Ian Smyth (Carlow). Rider: Jemina Gray (GBR) 30.8, 0, 0.0 = 30.8.

Novice Sec J.

10th Ballinvreena (ISH)[TIH] – 2012 gelding by Desert Knight (TB) out of Canavour Pride (ID) by Welcome Flagmount (ID). Breeder: Patrick McGrath (Limerick). Rider: Caroline Edwards (GBR) 30.0, 4, 1.2 = 35.2.

Novice Sec I.

1st A Sportsfield Cayenne (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Porsch (BWP) out of Diamond Annie (ISH)[TIH] by Coolcorran Cool Diamond [ISH]. Breeder: Hugh Connolly (Monaghan). Rider: Jessica Watts (GBR) 23.0, 0, 0.0 = 23.0

5th ARS Big Time (ISH) – 2011 gelding by ARS Vivendi (HOLST) out of Lisa’s Little Big Time [ISH] by I’m Little Big Time [ISH]. Breeder: Tommy Mannion (Galway). Rider: Ben McClumpha (GBR) 30.0, 0, 2.0 = 32.0

7th Ring of Fire II (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Jack of Diamonds (SWB) out of Cullencastle Imperial (ISH)[TIH] by Coevers Diamond Boy [ISH]. Breeder: John Brennan (Waterford). Rider: Arthur Duffort (GBR) 30.5, 0, 2.4 = 32.9.


Keysoe ODE, Bedfordshire. May 4th – 6th.

Novice Sec A.

1st CSF Teddy (ISH) – 2012 gelding by ARS Vpivendi (HOLST) out of Tell of Clover (SEF) by Clover Hill (ID). Breeder: Patrick Connolly (Galway). Rider: Andrew Heffernan (NED) 24.0, 4, 0.0 = 28.0

2nd ABC Sky Plus (ISH)[TIH] – 2009 mare by Clover Brigade (ISH)[TIH] out of Crystal Clear Sky (P)(ISH)[TIH] by Sky Boy (TB). Breeder: David Kehoe (Carlow). Rider: Jess Butler (GBR) 26.5, 0, 2.4 = 28.9

4th Shannondale Oso (ISH) – 2005 gelding by Shannondale Sarco St Ghyvan (BEWB0 out of Shannon Dales Chopan (ISH). Breeder: Michael Walsh (Clare) Rider: Sophie Hyde (GBR) 33.8, 0, 0.0 = 33.8

5th Simply Jackson (ISH)[TIH] – 2011 gelding by Simply Javlin (ISH)[TIH] out of Simply Impeccable (ISH)[TIH] by Master Imp (TB). Breeder: Carol Henry & George Newton (Fermanagh). Rider: Angus Smales (GBR) 33.5, 0, 0.4 = 33.9

9th Baskin Wicked Game (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Emilion (KWPN) out of Baskin Rain (ISH) by Don Juan de la Bouverie (SBS). Breeder: Sarah Carey (Dublin). Rider: Anthony Clark (GBR) 29.3, 4, 5.2 = 38.5.

Novice Sec B.

3rd Digger Jones (ISH)[TIH] – 2011 gelding by Coevers Diamond Boy [ISH] out of Lay Ghareeb (ISH)[TIH] by Ghareeb (TB). Breeder: Michael Byrne (Wicklow). Rider: Alexander Tordoff (GBR) 31.5, 0, 1.2 = 32.7

5th Newmarket Sky Master  (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Newmarket Jewel (WESTF) by SKy Dream (OLD) by Argentinus (HANN). Breeder: Billy Daly (Cork). Rider: Sophie Wilkinson (GBR) 36.0, 0, 0.0 = 36.0

7th Shannondale Ardeo Pop (ISH)[was Shannondale Sangria] – 2011 gelding by Shannondal Sarco St Ghyvan (BEWB) out of Anns Cruiser (ISH)[TIH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Michael Meade (Clare). Rider: Alice Watt (GBR) 34.0, 0, 2.8 = 36.8

9th On Point (ISH)[TIH] – 2013 gelding by Pointilliste (TB) out of Temple Crest (ISH)[TIH] by Tomgar Power Crest (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Mossie White (Wexford). Rider: Andrew Heffernan (NED) 31.5, 4, 3.6 = 39.1.

Open Novice Sec C.

1st John The Bull (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Luidam (KWPN) out of Think About It (TB) by Houmayoun (TB). Breeder: James Byrne (Westmeath). Rider: Susie Berry (IRL) 28.8, 0, 0.0 = 28.8

2nd Atlantic Rebecca (ISH) – 2007 mare by Atlantic Sparkey (ISH) out of Atlantic Biance (ISH) by Aldatus Z (OLD). Breeder: David Browne (Kerry). Rider: Sophie Johnson (GBR) 32.5, 0, 0.0 = 32.5

3rd Carsonstown Athena (ISH) – 2007 mare by Limmerick (HOLST) out of Carsonstown Flight (ISH)[TIH] by Silver Wonder (TB). Breeder: John Carlisle (Down). Rider: Daisy Proctor (GBR) 34.5, 0, 0.0 = 34.5

7th War Lad (ISH)[TIH] – 2007 gelding by Carrick Diamond Lad (ISH)[TIH] out of Princess Clonard (ISH)[TIH] by Warcraft (TB). Breeder: John Delaney (Laois). Rider: Sara Ingleson (GBR) 37.3, 0, 10.8 = 48.1

8th Flora Lady (unk) – 2003 mare OIO. Rider: Alexa Iona-Smith (GBR) 34.5, 12, 4.0 = 50.5.

Intermediate Sec D.

5th Ballymoon Diamond (ISH) – 2009 mare by Furisto’s Diamond (ISH) out of Moonhall Mindy (ISH)[TIH] by Puissance (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Alan McIntyre (Kilkenny). Rider: Carolyne Ryan-Bell (GBR) 30.7, 4, 1.2 = 35.9

6th Amiro Sky (ISH)[was DHI Amiro Sky]  – 2008 mare by NC Amiro (AES) out of NC Clover Sky (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Hill (ID) Breeder: Danny Carr (Donegal). Rider: Bruce Haskell (NZL) 33.9, 0, .6 = 37.5.

Intermediate Sec D1.

4th Cruise The Town (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Warrenstown You 2 [ISH] out of Oldtown Sally K (ISH)[TIH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Paschal Coffey (Tipperary). Rider: Wizz Leyland (GBR) 33.2, 4, 6.8 = 44.0

6th Annsfort Quality (ISH) – 2011 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Laurel Leaf (TB) by Taipan (TB). Breeder: Patricia Lalor (Tipperary). Rider: Joe Wise (GBR) 33.6, 4, 11.2 = 48.8

7th 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) 33.4, 16, 0.8 = 80.2

8th Lakeshore (ISH) – 2008 gelding by Lakeshore Road (TB) out of Diamond Lights (ISH) by Ricardo Z (ZANG). Breeder: Ann Redmond (Wexford). Rider: Amy Drummond (GBR) 31.1, 8, 13.2 = 52.3

10th Not for Diamonds (ISH) – 2005 gelding by Harlequin du Carel (SF) out of Luceva. (ISH)[TIH] by Diamond Chin (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Noel Ryan (Tipperary). Rider: Alice Hobhouse (GBR) 37.7, 12, 7.2 = 56.9.

Open Intermediate Sec E.

1st SRS Kan Do (ISH) – 2010 gelding by VDL Arkansas (KWPN) out of La Vie En Rose (ISH) by Touchdown (ISH). Breeder: Michael Donner (Westmeath). Rider: Kylie Roddy (GBR) 25.5, 0, 0.0 = 25.5

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) 30.9, 0, 1.2 = 32.1

3rd DG Maradona (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Upgrade (KWPN) out of Ramona (KWPN) by Animo (KWPN). Breeder: Neil Mathieson (Tyrone). Rider: Mary Edmundson (GBR) 28.2, 0, 5.6 = 33.8

4th Redwood Clover (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Captain Clover (ISH)[TIH] out of Sionhill Diamond (P)[ISH] by Glidawn Diamond (ID). Breeder: Michael Carey (Westmeath). Rider: Max Gordon (GBR) 30.9, 4, 0.0 = 34.9.

The results from Monday’s classes will be in the results next week.


Kirriemuir ODE, Angus, Scotland. May 4th.

Novice Sec F.

3rd Shannondale Flight (ISH) – 2007 gelding by Shannondale Sarco St Ghyvan (BEWB) out of Shannon Dale (ISH)[TIH] by Laughtons Flight (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Michael Walsh (Clare). Rider: Brook Walker (GBR) 34.3, 0, 4.4 = 38.7

5th Rainbows Little Rock (ISH) – 2012 gelding by VDL Arkansas (KWPN) out of Kylemore Crystal (ISH)[TIH] by Creggan Diamond (ID). Breeder: Alan O’Brien (Galway). Rider: Amma Coghill (GBR) 36.3, 0, 6.8 = 43.1

6th Cartown Xanthos (ISH) gelding by Olympic Lux (KWPN) out of Asia (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Paul Kennedy (Limmerick). Rider: Sara Dudgeon (GBR) 32.8, 0, 11.6 = 44.4

7th Cavalier Candy Floss [ISH] – 2008 mare by Feagh Cavalier (ISH) out of Carrigshawn Polly [ISH] by Castle Forbes Bolivar [ISH]. Breeder: Mr.& Mrs John Warner (Wexford). Rider: Dawn Eddie (GBR) 33.3, 0, 11.6 = 44.9.


Broadway ODE, Worcestershire. May 4th – 5th

Novice Sec M.

3rd Dooneen Gold (ISH) 2009 gelding by Glenhill Gold [ISH] out of Mrs Middle (TB) by Puissance (TB). Breeder: Mrs Barnwell (Limerick). Rider: Emily Cox (GBR) 29.8, 0, 0.0 = 29.8

8th Rearcross Diango (unk) – 2010 gelding OIO. Rider; Georgie Messent (GBR) 37.8, 0, 0.0 = 37.8.

Novice Sec N.

2nd Cappulcorragh Georgio (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Porch (BWP) out of Mount Cashel Dancer (TB) by Eagle Eyed (TB). Breeder: Elizabeth Murphy (Mayo). Rider:  Sam Gillespie (GBR) 28.8, 0, 0.0 = 28.8

6th Shanbeg Pandora (ISH) – 2011 mare by Ustinov (KWPN) out of Lady Like (NRPS) by Landadel (HOLST). Breeder: Alan O’Brien (Galway). Rider: Emma Hatherell (GBR) 33.5, 4, 0.0 = 37.5

Open Novice Sec O.

5th Tutor Rascal (ISH)[TIH] – 2004 gelding by Ballymerrigan Young Tutor (ISH)[TIH] out of Richfordstown Haven (ISH)[TIH] by Kinghaven (TB). Breeder: Andrew Dunne (Wicklow). Rider: Archie Hare (GBR) 34.8, 0, 3.6 = 38.4

6th Bloomfield Tiger Two (ISH)[TIH] – 2010 gelding by Ghareeb (TB) out of Bloomfield Rebekah (P)(ISH)[TIH] by Sea Crest (ID). Breeder: Daphne Tierney (Wicklow). Rider: Alexander Bragg (GBR) 33.0, 0, 5.6 = 38.6

7th Heatheroak Harry (unk) – 2007 gelding OIO. Rider: Victoria Marchi (GBR) 30.8, 0, 8.4 = 39.2

9th Master Tarka (ISH) – 2007 gelding by Lupicor (KWPN) out of Stoneman Song of Cashell [ISH] by Mountcashel Krisp [ISH]. Breeder: Ken Bolton (Tyrone). Rider: Rebecca Pugh (GRB) 35.8, 0, 10.0 = 45.8.

Intermediate Novice Sec P.

8th Fly Me to the Moon (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Sir Shutterfly (HANN) out of Crosstown Technology (ID) by Glenagyle Rebel (ID). Breeder: Johnny O’Hanlon (Cavan). Rider: Beetle Gage (GBR) 36.1, 0, 0.0 = 36.1

9th Trinity Cavalier (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Cavalier Land [ISH] out of Coevers Daughter (ISH)[TIH] by Coevers Diamond Boy [ISH]. Breeder: Gerard Mahon (Galway). Rider: Henrietta Horsley-Gubbins (GBR) 36.6, 0, 0.0 = 36.6

10th KEC Digital Era (ISH) – 2004 gelding by Aldultus Z (OLD) out of Mauras Diamond (P)[ISH] by Ceredigion (TB). Breeder: William Kennedy (Kerry). Rider: Annette Higgins (GBR) 34.1, 0, 5.6 = 39.7.



MCTA HT, Maryland. May 4th – 5th.

Open Intermediate.

4th Kineo (unk) – 2004 gelding OIO. Rider: Arden Wildasin (USA) 31.4, 8.4, 10.0 = 49.8

6th Harthill Diamond (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Emperor Augustus (TB) out of Diamonds for Ann (ISH) by Paris Lights (SF). Breeder: Ann Redmond (Wexford). Rider: Madison Foote (USA) 32.2, 4, 21.2 = 57.4

7th Hippique Abu (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Ricardo Z (ZANG) out of Motif (SHB) by Supreme Chance (unk). Breeder: Sue & Jonathan Hanaghan (Mayo). Rider: Jessica Ruppel (USA) 31.7, 20.8, 14.0 = 66.5.

Open Preliminary A.

2nd Watch Out (unk) – 2003 gelding OIO by Concorde (KWPN). Rider: Arden Wildasin (USA) 30.4, 0.4, 4.4 = 35.2

3rd Copper Classic (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Soolmoy Clover Man (ISH)[TIH] out of Cloverballen (ISH). Breeder: John Martin McLoughney (Tipperary). Rider: Michael Pendleton (USA) 32.6, 4, 4.4 = 41.0

4th 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: Daniel Clasing (USA) 33.3, 8, 6.0 = 47.3

7th 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) 29.1, 10.8, 28.0 = 67.9.

Open Preliminary B.

5th Shannondale Cerano (ISH)[was Shannondale Shinay] – 2012 gelding by Shannondale Sarco St Ghyvan (BEWB) out of Sineads Touch (ISH) by Touchdown (ISH). Breeder: Sinead Kelly (Clare). Rider: Caitlin Silliman (USA) 32.2, 9.2, 6.0 = 47.4

6th Celtic Forte (ISH) – 2008 gelding by Heritage Fortunus (HANN) out of Kilkenny Lady (ISH) by Diamond Serpent (ISH). Breeder: Mary Hughes (Kilkenny). Rider: Lyndsay Poole (USA) 34.6, 4.8, 14.4 = 53.8

7th 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: Michael Pendleton (USA) 34.8, 4, 16.8 = 55.6

8th Cooley Mullingar (ISH) – 2012 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Omard Clover Barbie (ID) by Clover Hill (ID). Breeder: Brian O’Reilly (Cavan). Rider: Julieann Prettyman (USA) 37.6, 8, 14.4 = 60.0.


Popar Place Farm May HT, Georgia. May 4th – 5th.


4th The Fernhill Fox (ISH)[TIH][was Dancing Fox] – 2008 gelding by Nigrasine (TB) out of Willbrook Bess (ISH)[TIH] by Rakish Paddy (ID). Breeder: David Noctor (Wexford). Rider: Alexandra Green (USA) 31.2, 5.2, 15.2 = 51.6

Junior Young Rider Open Preliminary.

2nd T Other Guy (ISH)[TIH] – 2006 gelding by Loughthoe Guy (ISH)[TIH] out of Colleen Diamond (ISH)[TIH] by Colin Diamond (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Valerie Thorington (Galway). Rider: Emma Vallner (USA) 34.4, 4, 8.0 = 46.4

4th Master Eli (ISH)[TIH] – 2007 gelding by Master Imp (TB) out of Clista (P)(ISH)[TIH] by Coevers Diamond Boy (ISH). Breeder: Josette Gore (Limerick). Rider: Hanna Wright (USA) 35.0, 0, 39.6 = 4.6

5th Fernhill Stateside (ISH)[TIH] – 2007 gelding by Cloneen Clover (ID) out of Liladora (TB) by Lil’s Bot (TB). Breeder: Ian Smyth (Carlow). Rider: Paige Thorson (USA) 40.4, 6.8, 41.2 = 88.4.

Preliminary Rider.

4th Fernhill Disco (unk) [was Comfort Cruise & Fernhill Comfort] – 2010 gelding said to be by Steady Cruise (ISH)[TIH] out of Malta (THUR) by Semper Odem (BSW) Breeder: James Brennan (Sligo). Rider: Brie Murray (USA) 33.0, 4, 30.0 = 67.0.



Jardy ODE. May 2nd – 5th.


6th Emerald Jonny (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Waldo Van Dungen (KWPN) out of Z Royaltty Nan De Heernis (KWPN) by Rubels (OLD). Breeder: Donnacha Quinn (Mayo). Rider: Susanna Bordoone (ITA) 31.7, 4, 0.0 = 35.7.



Sopot ODE. May 2nd – 5th.


7th Ballymurphy Jill (ISH)[TIH] – 2011 mare by Nigrasine (TB) out of Ballymurphy June (ISH)[TIH] by Market Square (TB). Breeder: Ann Doyle (Carlow). Rider: Marthe Hagen Haugen (NOR) 35.6, 0, 0.0 = 35.6.


2nd Castlewoods Jake (ISH) – 2004  gelding by Ricardo Z (ZANG) out of Tara Elegance (ISH)[TIH] by Senang Hati (TB). Breeder: Seamus Farrell (Longford). Rider: Pietro Roman (ITA) 32.2, 0, 0.0 = 32.2

9th Cooley Cosmopolitan Diamond (ISH)[was both COPM & BLM Cosmopolitan Diamond] – 2011 gelding by Canturo (HOLST) out of BM Barbie Doll (ISH)[TIH] by Master Imp (TB). Breeder: Katy Murphy (Meath). Rider: Sofis Sjoborg (SWE) 37.2, 4, 0.0 = 41.2.


5th Willunga (ISH) – 2007 gelding by Olympic Lux (KWPN) out of Ringmoylan Beauty (ISH)[TIH] by Coevers Diamnod Boy (ISH). Breeder: Christopher O’Sullivan Snr. (Limerick). Rider: Kevin McNab (AUS) 28.2, 8, 0.0 = 36.2.


Sopot ODE. April 25th – 28th.


1st Amacuzzi (ISH) – 2003 gelding by Marcuzzi (HANN) out of Amara (TRAK) by Maizauber (TRAK) Breeder: Ernst Pawlowski (Sligo). Rider: Simone Sordi (ITA) 29.6, 0, 0.0 = 29.6.


4th Lassban Radovix (ISH) – 2003 gelding by Radolin (KWPN) out of Aherlow Vixen [ISH] by Castle Fox [ISH]. Breeder: B & S Marrigan & L Maloney (Tipperary). Rider: Mateusz Kiempa (POL) 28.5, 0.8, 8.4 = 37.7.

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

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