Primo Troy (ISH) and Francis Connors victorious at Barnadown

  • 8 May 2016, 20:31

Francis Connors and the Clinton (HOLST) gelding Primo Troy (ISH), owned by Michael Hayden and Paul O’Shea, jumped double clear in a time of 38.15 seconds to win the 7 Year Old Final of the Irish Sport Horse Studbook Showjumping Series at Barnadown. One of only five double clears in the 7 year old class, Connors beat off stiff competition from the nine combinations who made it through to the jump-off.

In both the 5 Year Old Final and 6 Year Old Final, ten combinations jumped double clear to split the win. There was €9,500 on offer at Barnadown from Horse Sport Ireland for these young horse classes. The next leg takes place in Cavan on 14th and 15th May. Full results, including breeding information, are detailed below.

5 Year Old Final:

=1st Zizico (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Zidane (KWPN) out of Vereedom G (KWPN), by Orame (KWPN). Owner/Bred by Thomas O’Brien, Co. Galway. Rider: Thomas O’Brien

=1st Z Seven Caretina (ISH) – 2011 mare by Coltaire Z (ZANG) out of Caretina (HOLST), by Caretino (HOLST). Bred by Marion Hughes, Co. Kilkenny. Owner: Team Z7. Rider: Michael James Pender

=1st HVL Symphony (ISH) – 2011 mare by Orestus (KWPN) out of Highland Contessa (ISH), by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Bred by Tina McDermott, Co. Wicklow. Owner: Deirdre Bourns. Rider: Declan Egan

=1st MHS Quinton (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Quintender (HOLST) out of Lady Ligustra (ISH), by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Bred by Ita Brennan, Co. Kilkenny. Owner: Eddie Moloney & USA Young Jumpers LLC. Rider: Eddie Moloney

=1st Norway Cruz (ISH) – 2011 mare by Ars Vivendi (HOLST) out of Gleesons Cruise (ISH), by Cruising (ISH). Bred by Tim Gleeson, Co. Tipperary. Owner: Yvonne Meaney. Rider: Vincent Byrne

=1st Galwaybay Pandora (ISH) – 2011 mare by Askoll Peter Pan (OLD) out of Neptune D’07 (BWP), by Darco (BWP). Bred by Justin Burke, Co. Galway. Owner: Richard Bourns. Rider: Jenny Rankin

=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: Shane Dalton

=1st Creevyquinn Caoimhe (ISH) – 2011 mare by Emilion (KWPN) out of Ballintogher Evidence (ISH), by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Bred by Stephen & Eilish Reilly, Co. Roscommon. Owner: Peig Van Amerongen. Rider: Nicholas Butler

=1st HHS Fondue (ISH) – 2011 gelding by Heritage Fortunus (HANN) out of Cheryl CH (ZVCH), by Chameur (HOLST). Bred by Marion Hughes, Co. Kilkenny. Owner: Harry & Barbara Fitzpatrick. Rider: Anne Marie Fitzpatrick

=1st Woodendfarm Milly (ISH) – 2011 mare by VDL Arkansas (KWPN) out of Woodend Ard Hill (WNTR), by Ardcroney Lad VII (WNTR). Bred by Denise Prendergast, Co. Kildare. Owner: Tom Moloney. Rider: Linda Moloney

6 Year Old Final:

=1st Lissyegan Geoffrey (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Hermes De Reve (SF) out of Woodbank Shiraz (ISH), by Captain Clover (ISH). Bred by Geoffrey Hall, Co. Longford. Owner/Rider: Damien Griffin

=1st Thomascourt Senna (ISH) – 2010 mare by Mermus R (KWPN) out of Playgirl (ISH), by Cruising (ISH). Bred by Cynthia Beattie, Co. Antrim. Owner/Rider: Mervyn Clarke

=1st HHS Burnchurch (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Heritage Fortunus (HANN) out China Cavalier (ISH), by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Owner/Bred by Marion Hughes, Co. Kilkenny. Rider: Michael James Pender

=1st MHS Attraction (ISH) – 2010 mare by Numero Uno (KWPN) out of French Ballerina (ISH), by Diamant De Semilly (SF). Bred by Michael Brennan, Co. Kilkenny. Owner: Deirdre Bourns. Rider: Jenny Rankin

=1st HVL Consun (ISH) – 2010 mare by Air Jordan Z (OLD) out of Highland Lady C (ISH), by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Bred by Tina McDermott, Co. Wicklow. Owner: Damien Conway. Rider: Francis Connors

=1st LCC Katenko (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Je T’Aime Flamenco (BWP) out of Curraghtown Cruise (ISH), by Cruising (ISH). Bred by Jim Murphy, Co. Tipperary. Owner: Linda Courtney. Rider: Kelly Taggart

=1st RVS Lui Fortunus (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Luidam (KWPN) out of Fortunus Lady (ISH), by Heritage Fortunus (HANN). Bred by Dominic Vallely, Co. Armagh. Owner: Noel Ryan. Rider: Gemma Phelan

=1st Kashino (ISH) – 2010 mare by Cassino (SWWB) out of Captain Pride (ISH), by Captain Clover (ISH). Owner/Bred by Jackie Lee, Co. Galway. Rider: Shane Dalton

=1st CHS Krooze (ISH) – 2010 mare by Kroongraaf (KWPN) out of Cruise Oak (ISH), by Cruising (ISH). Bred by Vincent O’Callaghan, Co. Clare. Owner: Kathryn O’Hagan. Rider: Peter Smyth

=1st 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

7 Year Old Final:

1st Primo Troy (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Clinton (HOLST) out of Ark Of Diamonds (ISH), by VDL Arkansas (KWPN). Bred by Linda Courtney Cadam, Co. Antrim. Owner: Michael Hayden & Paul O’Shea. Rider: Francis Connors

2nd Loughnavatta Indigo (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Luidam (KWPN) out of Loughnavatta Sabrina (ISH), by VDL Arkansas (KWPN). Owner/Bred by Rory Costigan, Co. Tipperary. Rider: Gemma Phelan

3rd BMH Big Time (ISH) – 2009 stallion by Luidam (KWPN) out of Magestic Cavalier (ISH), by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Bred by Paula Abbey, Co. Carlow. Owner: James Buckley. Rider: Tholm Keane

4th MMS Camilla (ISH) – 2009 mare by Camiro De Haar Z (ZANG) out of Rimillissa (ISH), by Rimilis (TB). Owner/Bred by Mary McShane, Co. Monaghan. Rider: Mary McShane

5th Pembrook Milenia (ISH) – 2009 mare by Diamant De Semilly (SF) out of Pembrook Lisalea (ISH), by Lux Z (HANN). Bred by Kilmashogue Stud, Co. Wicklow. Owner: M Meller. Rider: Francis Connors

6th LVS Wizard (ISH) – 2009 gelding by Cobra (HOLST) out of Ellie Of Atlanta (ISH), by Dimaond Lad (ID). Bred by Joseph Owens, Co. Tipperary. Owner: Barry O’Connor & Martin O’Dea. Rider: Philip McGuane

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