UPDATE – GAIN Equine Nutrition Pony Eventing Squad

  • 9 August 2021, 14:29

Horse Sport Ireland wish to announce one change to the GAIN Equine Nutrition Pony Eventing Squad ahead of the 2021 European Championships in Strzegom, Poland from the 11th – 15th of August.

Alex Connors and Millridge Buachaill Bui are ruled out and will be replaced by Rachel Lucey and Woodfield Clover Joker.

Rachel Lucey


The updated GAIN Equine Nutrition Pony Eventing Squad in alphabetical order is:

•Rachel Lucey & Woodfield Clover Joker (unk) – 2006 gelding. Owner: Richard Lucey.

• Ben Connors & Cornafest Fred (CP) – 2013 stallion by Gwennic De Goariva (CP) out of Corrnafest Nora (CP) by Westside Mirah (CP). Breeder: Thomas Grimes. Owner: Kieran Connors & Michelle Nelson.
• Caoimhe Crozier & Kildromin Banjo (CP) – 2011 gelding by Gelndine Kestrel (CP) out of Newtown Heather (CP) by Ashfield Jovial Joker (CP). Breeder: Patrick Hayes. Owner: Christine Crozier.
• Sarah Keane & Lon Mac Líomhtha (CP) – 2009 gelding by Silver Shadow (CP) out of Ocean Bealtaine (CP) by Grange Merlin Surf (CP). Breeder & Owner: Avril Hobson.
• Grace Murtagh & Bruckless Elmar (CP) – 2005 gelding by Linsfort Boy (CP) out of Bruckless Emer (CP) by Drumclounish Davog (CP). Breeder: Clive Evans. Owner: Orla Murtagh.
• Ted O’Leary & Rockon Pedro (ISP) – 2011 gelding by Newtown Pedro (CP) out of Gasoline Alley (IPS) by Supreme Edge (TB). Breeder: Brenda Andrews (Down). Owner: Carol Swan.

After the trot up in Strzegom the Team Manager Becky Cullen will select the team of four from the squad of six.