EV Breeding: Success for 5* Irish-bred Harbour Pilot (ISH) in the USA

  • 2 July 2020, 12:00

Traditional Irish Horse Fernhill Royale, by Beau Royale (TB) out of Fernhill Lass (ISH)[TIH] by Grey Macha (ID), came 5th in the Open Preliminary in Georgia, USA last week. Meanwhile, Five-Star Irish-bred gelding Harbour Pilot competed in and won the Open Preliminary in New Jersey, USA.

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


Horse Park New Jersey HT, New Jersey. (June 27th – 28th).

Advanced A.

4th Copper Beach (ISH) – 2006 gelding by Radolin (KWPN) out of Cloverballen (ISH). Breeder: Paddy Daly (Offaly) Rider: Bruce Davidson Jnr. (USA) 30.9, 4, 6.0 = 40.9.

Advanced B.

6th Sportsfield Candy (ISH) – 2007 gelding by Condios (HOLST) out of Angel of Harlem (ISH)[TIH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Michael Cusack (Limerick). Rider: Kevin Keane (USA) 33.0, 0, 21.2 = 54.2

Open Intermediate A.

1st 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) 33.0, 4, 0.0 = 37.0

5th 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) 30.9, 8, 12.0 = 50.9

9th Master Frisky (ISH)[TIH] – 2004  gelding by Master Imp (TB) out of Frisky Legs (P)(ISH)[TIH] by Coopers Hill (ID) Breeder: Sean Power (Kilkenny). Rider: Emma Lomangino (USA) 37.1, 0, 25.6 = 62.7.

Open Intermediate B.

7th Marketscan (unk) – 2008 gelding OIO by an unknown sire out of Young Blackie (unk) by Young Convinced (TB). Rider: Babette Lenna (USA) 40.7, 16, 39.2 = 95.9.

Open Intermediate C.

5th Sapphire Blue B (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Heritage Fortunus (HANN) out of Lucy Blue (ISH)[TIH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Claire NcDonnell (Wicklow). Rider: Katie Lichten (USA) 38.0, 0, 15.6 = 53.6

9th 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) 30.0, 0, 35.2 = 5.2.

Junior Young Riders Open Preliminary.

2nd Fernhill Finesse (unk) – 2008 gelding OIO. Rider: Amanda Beale Clement (USA) 32.0, 0, 8.0 = 40.0

9th 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) 49.4, 0, 5.6 = 55.0.

Open Preliminary A.

=5th Flying Quality (ISH)[was Martins Irish Conqueror] – 2014 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Orchid Hill (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Hill (ID). Breeder: Eamonn Gleeson (Roscommon). Rider: Tim Burke (IRL) 24.4, 0, 4.8 = 29.2

9th 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) 33.3, 0, 4.0 = 37.3

10th LVS Dassett Charisma (ISH)[was Stonehavens Charisma] – 2009 mare by Cobra (HOLST) out of Windsor Black Minstral (ISH)[TIH] by Black Minstrel (TB). Breeder: Gerard Walsh (Cork). Rider: Marley Stone-Bourke (IRL) 32.8, 4, 1.2 = 38.0.

Open Preliminary B.

1st Harbour Pilot [ISH] – 2003 gelding said to be by Cruising (ISH)[TIH] out of Shannon (TB) by Fijar Tango (TB). Rider: Hannah Sue Burnett (USA) 24.1, 0, 2.4 = 26.5.

Chattahoochee Hills HT, Georgia. (June 27th – 28th).

Open Intermediate.

7th 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) 27.1, 0, 14.8 = 41.9

8th Urlanmore Beauty (ISH) – 2003 gelding by Ricardo Z (ZANG) out of Cavalier’s Delight (WNTR) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Patrick Carey (Clare). Rider: Hanna Grace Johnson (USA) 31.2, 7.6, 3.6 = 42.4.

Open Preliminary A.

5th Fernhill Royale (ISH)[TIH] – 2001 gelding by Beau Royale (TB) out of Fernhill Lass (ISH)[TIH] by Grey Macha (ID). Breeder: Kevin Bermingham (Clare). Rider: Mia Petersen (USA) 35.4, 2.4, 0.0 = 37.8

6th 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: Mary Bess Davis (USA) 32.8, 0, 5.2 = 38.0.

Open Preliminary B.

1st Catch Me Cooley (ISH)[was GRC Brigade] – 2012 gelding by Clover Brigade (ISH)[TIH] out of Loughnavatta Sabrina (ISH) by VDL Arkansas (KWPN). Breeder: Rory Costagan (Tipperary). Rider: Kelly Prather (USA)   27, 0,  0.0 = 27.0

10th 5o1 Catch ‘Em All (unk) – 2013 gelding OIO. Rider: Jacob Fletcher (USA) 38.9, 0, 25.2 = 64.1.

Preliminary Rider.

7th Connacht Dinin (unk)[was Dinin Chester] – 2010 gelding OIO. Rider: Carly Dinin (USA) 36.1, 0, 10.7 = 46.5

8th Fernhill Let’s Face It (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Irko (WESTF) out of Warrenstown Josie (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Cliodhna Gleeson (Tipperary). Rider: Liesel Fazekas (USA) 39.1, 12, 11.2 = 62.3.



Luhmuhlen CCI. (June 25th – 28th).

CCI*** Short.

6th Tullyoran Cruise JRA (ISH)[was Direct Tullyoran Cruise & Tullyoran Field of Dreams] – 2008 mare by Vriend (KWPN)out of Tullyoran (ISH)[TIH] by Bahrain Cruise (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Patrick Walpole (Leitrim). Rider: Yoshiaki Oiwa (JPN) 29.0, 0, 0.0 = 29.0

9th Barraduff (unk) – 2002 gelding OIO by Carroll House (TB) out of  Crested Vesta VII (ISH) by Sea Crest (ID) Breeder: Sheelagh Hickey. Rider: Pietro Roman (ITA) 28.2, 1.2, 1.6 = 31.0.

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

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