EV Breeding: The first international event of the season saw six Irish-bred horses inside the top ten across competition

  • 15 January 2020, 12:57

International eventing for 2020 began in America last week, with six Irish-bred horses finishing in the top ten across two classes, including Traditional Irish Horse Clip Clop (Crosstown Dancer X Wolverlife), bred by Sandra Byrne, Co. Dublin.

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


Majestic Oaks Winter HT, Florida. (January 11th – 12th).

Open Preliminary.

4th Clip Clop (ISH)[TIH] [was Santamaria Lilly’s Eclipse] – 2003 gelding by Crosstown Dancer (ID) out of Terrific Star (TB) by Wolverlife (TB). Breeder:  Sandra Byrne (Dublin). Rider: Joe Meyer (USA) 29.2, 0, 2.0 = 31.2

5th Gortglas Crazy Love (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Nazar (TB) out of Carrigshawn Lucy (ISH) by Olympic Lux (KPWN). Breeder: Mr & Mrs John Warner (Wexford). Rider: Joe Meyer (USA) 30.2, 0, 1.2 = 31.4

7th 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) 35.8, 0, 0.0 = 35.8

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) 39.2, 0, 0.0 = 39.2

Preliminary Rider.

1st Glenbrook Cooley (ISH)[was Glenbrook Original] – 2010 mare by Cassidee (SWB) out of Glenbrook Spirit [ISH] by Prospect Pride (ID). Breeder: Paul O’Mahony (Wicklow). Rider: Samantha Tinney (USA) 29.0, 0, 0.0 = 29.0

3rd Tullabeg Tango (ISH) – 2012 mare by Tullabeg Fusion [ISH] out of Tullabeg Heidi (ISH). Breeder: Nicholas Cousins (Wexford). Rider: Madeline Hartsock (USA) 35.2, 0, 4.4 = 39.6.

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

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