Ireland’s Le Lion Selection for 2016 World Breeding Eventing Championships Announced

  • 4 October 2016, 15:09

Horse Sport Ireland have announced the combinations that have been selected to travel to the FEI WBFSH World Breeding Eventing Championships for Young Horses 2016. The Championships take place at Le Lion d’Angers, France from October 20th to 23rd. The horses and riders that have been selected are listed below along with full breeding details.

CCI 1* 6YOs:
Business Class (ISH) – 2010 chestnut gelding by Harlequin Du Carel (SF) out of Moxella (OLD), by Quick Star (SF). Owner/Bred by Don Hadden, Co. Wicklow. Rider: Sophie Richards (IRL)
Cornascriebe Glenpatrick (ISH) – 2010 brown stallion by Womanizer (KWPN) out of Cornascriebe Royale (ISH), by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Bred by Carol M Armstrong, Co. Armagh. Owner: Glenpatrick Sport Horses. Rider: Harold Megahey (IRL)
DSL The Professor (ISH) – 2010 bay gelding by Mermus R (KWPN) out of Abbey Arch (ISH), by VDL Arkansas (KWPN). Bred by Harry & Heather Noble, Co. Longford. Owner: Joan Hayden. Rider: Elizabeth Hayden (IRL)

CCI 2* 7YOs:
Caesars Gold (ISH) – 2009 bay gelding by Golden Master (TB) (IRE) out of Moorfields Lass (UNK). Breeder: Scott Mernagh, Co. Wexford. Owner/Rider: Edie Murray-Hayden (IRL)
Drumaknockan Easter Charm (ISH) – 2009 grey gelding by Charming Boy (HOLST) out of Hillside White Oak (ISH). Bred by Roberta Hanna, Co. Down. Owner/Rider: Louise Nicholson (IRL)
Loughnavatta Cedar (ISH) – 2009 bay gelding by Luidam (KWPN) out of Ballydoolagh Aimee Sunrise (ISH), by Aldato (KWPN). Owner/Bred by Rory Costigan, Co. Tipperary. Rider: Camilla Speirs (IRL)
Poynstown Will (aka Stonehavens Poynstown) (ISH) – 2009 bay gelding by Ars Vivendi (HOLST) out of Not Amused (ISH), by Limmerick (HOLST). Bred by Thomas Byrne, Co. Wicklow. Owner/Rider: Ciara Power (IRL)
Reenmore Duke (ISH) – 2009 bay gelding by Quicksilber (BRDBG) out of Tooreenmore (ISH), by Clover Hill (ID). Bred by Maura Crowley, Co. Kerry. Owner/Rider: Jodie O’Keeffe (IRL)
Ringwood LB (ISH) – 2009 bay gelding by Iroko (WESTF) out of Seoidin Alainn (ISH), by Master Imp (TB). Bred by Caitriona Mulkere, Co. Clare. Owner: Georgia Bale. Rider: Jonty Evans (IRL)
Sammy Davis Junior (ISH) – 2009 bay gelding by Imperial Hights (ISH) out of Cornasaus Connie (ISH), by Condios (HOLST). Bred by Amanda Vogan, Co. Cavan. Owner: Margaret Kinsella. Rider: Cathal Daniels (IRL)
SRS Adventure (ISH) – 2009 chestnut gelding by Newmarket Venture (HANN) out of Newmarket Dato Two (ISH), by Aldato (KWPN). Bred by Billy Daly, Co. Cork. Owner: Stephen Smith & Sophie Richards. Rider: Sophie Richards (IRL)
Tullabeg Flamenco (ISH) – 2009 dun gelding by Tullabeg Fusion (ISH) out of Tullabeg Heidi (UNK), by Ardenteggle Sir (IPSA). Bred by Nicholas Cousins, Co. Wexford. Owner: Vahe Bogossian. Rider: Sam Watson (IRL)

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