O’Neill claims victory in the second leg of the Irish Sport Horse Studbook Series

  • 7 May 2017, 19:07

Castlefield Vegas (ISH) by Cassino (SWWB), owned by Martin Egan and Ger O’Neill, and ridden by Ger O’Neill jumped double clear in a time of 38.40 seconds to win the 7 Year Old Final of the Irish Sport Horse Studbook Showjumping Series at Barnadown Show. One of only twelve double clears in the 7 year old class, O’Neill beat off stiff competition from the twenty-five combinations who made it through to the final. In the 5 Year Old final, ten combinations jumped double clear to split the win. While in the 6 Year Olds, there were only six clear rounds. There was €9,500 on offer in Barnadown from the Irish Sport Horse Studbook for these young horse classes. The next leg takes place in Cavan on 13thth and 14th May. Full results, including breeding information, are detailed below.

Picture credit Laurence Dunne (Jumpinaction)

5 Year Old Final

=1st BBS McGregor (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Cardento (HOLST) out of Random Chance (ISH) by Mark Twain (TB) bred and owned by Marguerite Ryan ridden by Jack Ryan.

=1st Forty Roses (ISH) – 2012 Mare by Heritage Fortunas (HANN) out of HHS Diamond Exchange () By Ramiro B (BWP) bred by Declan Kehoe Kilkenny, owned by Marion Hughes and ridden by Jack O’Donohue.

=1st HHS Arosa (ISH) – 2012 Mare by Canya Makan (HOLST) out of Cheryl Ch (ZVCH) by Chameur (HOLST) bred by Marion Hughes Kilkenny, owned by Antonio Bravo and ridden by Mikey Pender

=1st Javas Gucci (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Luidam (KWPN) out of Javas Honey (ISH) by Cruising (ISH) bred and owned by Judy Murphy ridden by John Mulligan.

=1st MHS Fernhill (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Cardento (HOLST) out of MHS Pembrook Lady (ISH) by Guidam bred by Ita Brennan, Kilkenny, owned by Sinead Brennan and ridden by Sophie Richards

=1st Cloverdale Girl (ISH) – 2012 mare by Hermes de Reve (BE)(SF) out of Muckno Clover (ISH) by Euro Clover (ISH) bred by Francis Brennan, Monaghan, owned by Anne Brennan and ridden by Mary McShane.

=1st Temple Alice (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Foxglen Cruise Control (AES) out of Innishannon Shamrock (ISH) by Rantis Diamond (ISH) bred by Susan McDonald, Waterford owned by Patrick Cotter and ridden by Tholm Keane

=1st HHS London (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Heritage Fortunas (HANN) out of Cavalier Charisma (ISH) by  Cavalier Royale (HOLST) bred by Marion Hughes, Kilkenny, owned by Miguel Bravo and ridden by Jack O’Donohue

=1st Aughaslane Leitrim Lass (ISH) – 2012 mare by Hannibal V Overis Z (ZANG) out of Aughacushlann Leitrim Lass (ISH) by Shannondale Sarco St Ghyvan (BWP) bred by Helen Tighe, Leitrim, owned by John Mulligan and ridden by John Mulligan

=1st Pearla Princess (ISH) – 2012 mare by Luidam (KWPN) out of Guinness 38 (WURT) by Gervantus II (OLD) owned and bred by Pearl Roach, ridden by Vincent Byrne

6 Year Old Final:

=1st Castlelawn Captain Junior (ISH)(TIH) – 2011 stallion by Captain Clover (ISH) out of Diroe (ISH), by Diamond Lad (ID). Bred by Elizabeth Gallagher, Co. Mayo. Owner: Gabriel Slattery. Rider: Jessica Burke

=1st Lackamore Storm (ISH) – 2011 by Kroongraaf (KWPN) out of Currabawn Shauna (ISH) by Indoctro (HOLST) bred by Ian Heslin owned by Gbbs Int LTD and Liam Cleary, ridden by Darragh Ryan

=1st Thomascourt BGS (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Je t’Aime Flamenco (BWP) out of Merrigans Call (ISH) by Diamond Serpent (ISH) bred by Gerard Kelly owned and ridden by Mervyn Clarke

=1st Boleybawn Actor (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Ars Vivendi (HOLST) out of Arina (KWPN) by Air Jordan Z (OLD) bred by Ronan Rothwell, Wicklow owned by Pearl Biedron and Greg Broderick, ridden by Darragh Ryan

=1st Z Seven Diamond (ISH) – 2011 mare by Diamant De Semilly (SF) out of Tee (KWPN) Voltaire (HANN) owned and bred by Team Z Seven. Ridden by Mikey Pender

=1st Flexability (ISH) (TIH) – 2011 gelding by Flex a Bill (ISH) out of Diamond Ballerina (ISH) by Diamond Lad (ID) bred by Noel Cawley, owned by Lisa Cawley ridden by Jordan Kilkenny

7 Year Old Final:

1st Castlefield Vegas (ISH) by Cassino (SWWB) out of Clarkes Quiet Optimistic (ISH) by Lux Z (HANN) bred by John Clarke, Cavan. Owned by Martin Egan and Ger O’Neill and ridden by Ger O’Neill.

2nd Express Trend (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Future Trend (OLD) out of Condios Express (ISH) by Condion (HOLST) bred and owned by Liam Nicholas ridden by Jessica Burke

3rd Quality Villane (ISH) – 2010 gelding by O.B.O.S Quality 004 (OLD) out of Douglas Ballyvillane (ISH) by Ard VDL Douglas (KWPN) bred y Ailbhe Gleeson, Tipperary. Owned by Noel Ryan and ridden by Gemma Phelan

4th BP Castlefield (ISH) – 2010 stallion by Luidam (KWPN) out of Wendoliene (BWP), by Darco (BWP). Bred by Tom Taite, Co. Dublin. Owner: Mary Ann Papp. Rider: Francis Connors

5th Killossery Kuidam (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Luidam (KWPN) out of Killossery Kruisette (ISH) by Cruising (ISH) bred and owned by Frank and Laura Glynn, ridden by Sophie Richards

6th Russel Style (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Russel (HOLST) out of Cruisings Carol (ISH) by Harliquin Du Carel (SF). Bred by Eamon Kenny owned by Martin O’Meara and ridden by Liam O’Meara