EV Breeding: Two first-place finishes and 29 Irish-bred horses inside the top-ten in international Eventing last week

  • 30 January 2020, 17:25

Twenty-nine Irish-bred horses finished inside the top ten across Eventing classes in the USA last week, including 501 Mischief Managed (ISH), bred by John Walsh, Co. Kilkenny, and Cooley Be Cool (ISH), bred by Marion Hughes, Co. Kilkenny.

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


Rocking Horse Winter 1 HT, Florida. (January 24th – 26th)

Intermediate Rider.

3rd 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) 34.5, 0, 10.8 = 45.3.

Open Intermediate A.

2nd Fernhill Chaos (ISH) – 2008 gelding by Chacoa (HOLST) out of KEC Donna Diamond (ISH)[TIH](P) by Glidawn Diamond (ID). Breeder: William Kennedy (Kerry). Rider: Bruce Davidson Jnr. (USA) 33.3, 0, 0.0 = 33.3

3rd 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) 30.0, 0, 3.6 = 33.6

7th 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) 32.9, 0, 4.8 = 37.7.

Open Intermediate B.

2nd LCC Vogue (ISH)[was JKF Vogue] – 2011 gelding by Kroongraaf (KWPN) out of Clear Cavalier (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Kate Fogarty (Tipperary). Rider: Leslie Law (GBR) 29.3, 0, 3.2 = 32.5

4th Business Class (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Harlequin du Carol (SF) out of Moxella (OLD) by Quick Star (SF). Breeder: Don Haddon (Wicklow). Rider: Alexandra Knowles (USA) 29.1, 0, 5.2 = 34.3

6th Buccaneer (ISH)[TIH] – 2010 gelding by Clover Brigade (ISH)[TIH] out of Tobar Bhride (TB) by Good Thyne (TB). Breeder: David McCann (Kildare). Rider: Joe Meyer (USA) 37.8, 0, 3.6 = 41.4

10th Severance Pay (unk) – 2007 gelding OIO. Rider: Lindsey Lanier (USA) 37.1, 0, 12.4 = 49.5.

Open Intermediate Friday A.

2nd Copper Beech (ISH) – 2006 gelding by Radolin (KWPN) out of Cloverballen (ISH). Breeder: Paddy Daly (Offaly) Rider: Bruce Davidson Jnr. (USA) 25.0, 0, 6.4 = 31.4

3rd Flash Cooley (ISH)[was Castlefield Flash Cooley & Castlefield Casper] – 2012 gelding by CSF Mr. Kroon [ISH] out of Castlefield Ruby (ISH) by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD). Breeder: Jim O’Neill (Kilkenny). Rider: Elisabeth Halliday-Sharp (USA) 27.8, 0, 10.4 = 38.2

8th= 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) 32.4, 4, 10.0 = 46.4

10th 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 Kerby (USA) 31.2, 0, 18.0 = 49.2.

Open Intermediate Friday B.

2nd Cooley Moonshine (ISH)[was Monbeg Cartel] – 2012 gelding by Cobra (HOLST) out of Kilpatrick Duchess [ISH) by Kings Master (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: MJ Kavanagh (Wexford). Rider: Elisabeth Halliday-Sharp (USA) 23.5, 4, 5.2 = 32.7

3rd 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) 33.1, 0, 4.4 = 37.5

6th Da Vinci Code [was Killags De Vinci Code] (ISH)[TIH] – 2007 gelding by Master Imp (TB) out of Clovers Apollo (ID) by Clover Hill (ID). Breeder: James White (Wexford). Rider: Kylie Lyman (USA) 34.8, 4, 0.8 = 39.6

9th Fernhill Mystery (unk) – 2009 gelding. OIO Rider: Phillip Dutton (USA) 30.9, 4, 10.8 = 45.7

10th 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) 33.1, 12, 18.8 = 63.9.

Open Preliminary A.

2nd Van Gough (ISH) – 2008 gelding by Wivollet Flight (KWPN) out of Woodlands Flight (ISH)[TIH] by Laughton’s Flight (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Seamus Drea (Kilkenny). Rider: Jacob Fletcher (USA) 25.9, 0, 0.0 = 25.9

3rd Cooley Kildaire (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Heritage Fortunus (HANN) out of HHS Clo Jo (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Echo (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Thomas Hughes (Kilkenny). Rider: Manon Davidson (USA) 27.4, 0, 0.0 = 27.4

10th 24 Karat Fernhill (ISH)[was Rado Star] – 2012 gelding by Radolin (KWPN) out of Cendry Nouvolieu (SF) by Tresor de Cheux (SF). Breeder: Ronan Byrne (Carlow). Rider: Alexandra Green Kerby (USA) 32.4, 0, 5.6 = 38.0.

Open Preliminary B.

1st 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) 25.7, 0, 0.0 = 25.7

3rd BT Jump the Gun (ISH)[TIH] – 2012 gelding by Copper Field (CP) out of Fida Kahlo (TB) by Cricket Ball (TB). Breeder: Dan O’Brien (Waterford). Rider: Jennifer Brannigan (USA) 32.4, 0, 0.0 = 32.4

8th Carrick Diamond Toome (ISH)[TIH] – 2012 gelding by Carrick Diamond Lad (ISH)[TIH] out of Toome Pippin (ISH)[TIH] by Diamond Chin (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Rose McGinn (Monaghan). Rider: Joe Mayer (USA) 32.0, 0, 10.8 = 42.8.

Open Preliminary Friday A.

4th Electric Lux (ISH) – 2010 mare by Lux Z (HANN) out of Kilnamac Sue [ISH][TIH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: James Ryan (Tipperary). Rider: Natalia Neneman (USA) 27.4, 0, 2.4 = 29.8

8th GarryNdruig Albie (ISH) – 2004 gelding by VDL Arkansas (KWPN) out of Diamond Abbie [ISH] by Glidawn Diamond (ID) Breeder: Geraldine McGeoghan Santry (Cork). Rider: Savannah Blackstock (USA) 30.4, 0, 6.4 = 36.8.

Open Preliminary Friday B.

2nd Fernhill Fine Diamond (ISH) – 2008 mare by Jacomar (KWPN) out of Camacazy Diamond [ISH] by Mount Diamond Flag (ID). Breeder: Carmel Shalvey (Cavan). Rider: Mia Farley (USA) 32.0, 0, 2.0 = 34.0.

Preliminary Horse.

1st Cooley Be Cool (ISH) [was HHS Monte Carlo] – 2013 gelding by Heritage Fortunus (HANN) out of HHS Carlotta (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Marion Hughes (Kilkenny). Rider: Elisabeth Halliday-Sharp (USA) 25.9, 0, 0.0 = 25.9

2nd Cooley Seeking Fortune (ISH)[was Seeking Fortune] – 2013 gelding by Heritage Fortunus (HANN) out of Jade Des Cotes (SEF) by Veneur Du Marais (SF). Breeder: George McCullough. Rider: Elisabeth Halliday-Sharp (USA) 25.0, 0, 2.8 = 27.8

9th Kilmastulla Quality (ISH)[was Kilmastulla Quality Touch] – 2010 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Ciaras Bells (ISH) by Touchdown (ISH). Breeder: Michael Lyons (Tipperary). Rider: Joe Meyer (USA) 43.0, 4, 0.0 = 47.0.

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

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