Ireland take Bronze in Pony Nations Cup
- 27 May 2016, 16:56
The Irish Pony Nations Cup today took 3rd place at the Nations Cup in Opglabbeek, Belgium. Ireland took Bronze position in the Pony Nations Cup following a three way jump off. France won the competition with Great Britain in second place.
Today’s team in alphabetical order was:
Kate Derwin riding Vales Blue Melody
Sean Monaghan riding Ballyowen Maybell Molly (ISH)(TIH)
Ciaran Nallon riding Dibidoe
Jack Ryan riding Sixmile Waterblaze
Team Ireland Equestrian Chef d’Equipe Gary Marshall said; “It was a very exciting jump off against very good teams in Europe, the experience the athletes are getting at the shows abroad is proving valuable asset to their confidence.”
PHOTO CAPTION: L to R Kate Derwin, Ciaran Nallon, Sean Monaghan, Jack Ryan and Irish Pony Team Manager Gary Marshall.