Irish Sport Horse Bonmahon Chelsea takes third in World Breeding Championship Final – Five ISH in top 10
- 24 October 2021, 12:10
The Irish Sport Horse gelding Bonmahon Chelsea, bred in Co Waterford by Richie Fitzgerald, has taken third place on the podium in the 6-year-old final at the 2021 FEI WBFSH World Breeding Eventing Championships for Young Horses at Le Lion d’Angers in France.
A fantastic five Irish Sport Horses have finished inside the top 10, with Meath’s Sarah Ennis the highest-placed Irish rider in seventh place with Dourough Ferro Class Act (ISH), bred by Gordon Drury in Co Cavan.
2021 FEI WBFSH World Breeding Eventing Championships for 6-year-olds – Le Lion d’Angers, France.
ISH Breeding and results as follows:
3rd Bonmahon Chelsea (ISH) – 2015 gelding by Chellsini Z (ZANG) out of Bonmahon Ramiro Star (ISH) by Ramiro B (BWP). Breeder: Richard Fitzgerald (Waterford). Rider: Rebecca Chappero (ITA)
6th SBH Big Wall (ISH) – 2015 gelding by Puissance (ISH)[TIH] out of Unanibeath (ISH) by Courage II (HOLST). Breeder: John P Murphy (Kilkenny). Rider: Izzy Taylor (GBR)
7th Dourough Ferro Class Act (ISH) – 2015 gelding by S Creevagh Ferro Ex Siebe (KWPN) out of ISHD Class Act (ISH) by O.B.O.S. Quality 004 (OLD). Breeder: Gordon Drury (Cavan). Owner: Wendy Harris and Niki Potterton. Rider: Sarah Ennis (IRL)
8th CBI Aldo (ISH) – 2015 gelding by Goodluck VDL (KWPN) out of KMS Eclipse (ISH), by Ramon (KWPN). Breeders: Aidan & Ray Carroll, Offaly. Owners: Jo West, Serena Greenwell & Pat Melville-Evans. Rider: Caroline Powell (NZL)
10th Royal Encounter (ISH) – 2015 gelding by Lancelot (KWPN) out of Cavalier Lassie (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Perter Rice (Monaghan). Rider: Marcio Carvalho Jorge (BRA)
12th Rosconnell Alto (ISH) – 2015 gelding by Tabasco Van Erpekom (BWP) out of All Clover (ISH) by Cavalier Clover Lad (ISH). Breeder: Patrick Lacey (Laois). Owner: Gerry and Fiona Leahy. Rider: Ian Cassells (IRL)
33rd Kilnaboy Mermaid (ISH) – 2015 mare by Minstrel Bouncer (TB) out of Cotton Foot (ISH), by Tammouz (TB). Breeder: Patrick McCormack, Clare. Owner/Rider: Katrin Khoddam-Hazrati (AUT)
37th Altitu (ISH) – 2015 gelding by Orestus (KWPN) out of Happy Choice (SWB) by Aram (KWPN). Bred and owned by Seamus Carew (Tipperary). Rider Patrick Whelan (IRL)
Full results HERE