Youngster Tour Ireland sponsored by Horse Sport Ireland attracts stars of the future to Mullingar Equestrian Centre

  • 16 September 2020, 12:49

Running alongside the first event from the Horse Sport Ireland Autumn Development Series 2020, the Youngster Tour Ireland, also supported by HSI saw Ireland’s top 4, 5 and 6-year-old horses travel to Mullingar Equestrian Centre at the weekend, with huge support for the initiative shown by owners, breeders and riders.

Tom Hearne and AKD Ferocious (ISH) were among those who shared victory in the 4-year-old final (Photo: Laurence Dunne/

The four-year-old final saw nine combinations post double clear rounds to divide the winners prize, while 10 double clear shared victory in the five-year-old final.

Elaine O’Neill and DMS Kings Rising (ISH) were among those who shared victory in the 5-year-old final (Photo: Laurence Dunne/

Olive Clarke was in superb form in the six-year-old final, taking victory with FSS Outlaw (ISH) and also third place with Trendy Caruso (ISH). Meadhbh Mealiff and Aeraiocht (ISH) finished as runners-up.

Olive Clarke and FSS Outlaw (ISH) took victory in the 6-year-old final (Photo: Laurence Dunne/

Horse Sport Ireland also sponsored an additional €2,000 in Breeders Prizes; €1,000 for the 4-Year-Old final and €1,000 for the 5-Year-Old final. In the 4-Year-Old final, the first Breeders Prize went to William Buckley, breeder of Capa Quadilou (ISH) and the second Breeders Prize went to Norman E. Watt, breeder of Lammy Chipanix (ISH). In the 5-Year-Old final, the first Breeders Prize went to Shane Hanley, breeder of Tricolor MB (ISH), and the second Breeders Prize went to Jim Seymore, breeder of June Johnson (ISH). Full breeding details can be found below.

Youngster Tour Ireland sponsored by Horse Sport Ireland – Mullingar Equestrian Centre


Four-Year-Old Final
=1 Louise Craig and Cherry Wine (ISH) – 2016 mare by Setter (KWPN) out of Roadstown Criuse (ISH)[TIH] by Cruising (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Michael Doherty, Co. Sligo. Owner: Louise Craig.
=1 Shannon Treanor and Trebra Lorenzo (ISH) – 2016 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of The Forge (ISH) by ARD VDL Douglas (KWPN). Breeder: Victor Kiernan, Co. Longford. Owner: Hugh Treanor.
=1 (2nd Breeders Prize) Olivia A. Roulston and Lammy Chipanix (ISH) – 2016 mare by Aganix Du Seigneur (SBS) out of Chip Of Coevers (ISH)[TIH] by Coevers Diamond Boy (ISH). Breeder: Norman E. Watt, Co. Tyrone. Owner: Olivia A. Roulston.
=1 Stacey Watling and Nancy Mulligan (ISH) – 2016 mare by Beach Ball (ISH) out of Iona Beach (ISH) by Classic Vision (ID). Breeder: Thomas McGuigan, Co. Tyrone. Owner: Joseph Gallagher.
=1 Paddy O’Donnell and Cluttahina Lightning (ISH) – 2016 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Lahorna Lass (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Hill (ID). Breeder and Owner: Rebecca Veale Hennessy.
=1 Suzanne Posnett and DSL Lola (ISH) – 2016 mare by Luidam (KWPN) out of Grey Shannon River (ISH) by Limmerick (HOLST). Breeder: Caroline Bjoerk. Owner: Gillian Johnson.
=1 (1st Breeders Prize) Francis Derwin and Capa Quadilou (ISH) – 2016 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Dilou M (KWPN) by Tinka’s Boy (KWPN). Breeder: William Buckley, Co. Waterford. Owner: Jim Derwin.
=1 Tom Hearne and AKD Ferocious (ISH) – 2016 gelding by S Creevagh Ferro Ex Siebe (KWPN) out of Cornagrally Coco (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Paul & Anna Dillon, Co. Armagh. Owner: Isla Acheson.
=1 Olivia Burns and Captain Candy Man (ISH) – 2016 gelding by Sligo Candy Boy (ISH) out of Captains Lady (ISH)[TIH] by Captain Clover (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder and Owner: Gabriel Slattery Jr., Co. Mayo.

Five-Year-Old Final
=1 Claire Kavanagh and Clonagoose Sky Bouncer (ISH)[TIH] – 2015 mare by Killinick Bouncer (ID) out of Laura Dubh (TB) by Scribano (TB). Breeder: Michael A. Kavanagh, Co. Carlow. Owner: James P. Kavanagh.
=1 Sean Gormally and CHF Miss Stetter (ISH) – 2015 mare by Stetter (KWPN) out of Puma Cruise (ISH)[TIH] by Cougar (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Jessica Burke, Co. Galway. Owner: Claire Gormally.
=1 Tara Dunne and Albytwo (ISH) – 2015 mare by Cooley For Keeps (ISH) out of Hilton Alibi (ISH) by Pacino (BWP). Breeder: Hilton Farm, Co. Monaghan. Owner: Tara Dunne.
=1 Elaine O’Neill and DMS Kings Rising (ISH) – 2015 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Trickquila (ISH) by Ricardo Z (ZANG). Breeder and Owner: Bi Dunne, Co. Offaly.
=1 Samuel Wilson and Golden Mermus (ISH) – 2015 gelding by Mermus R (KWPN) out of Golden Euro (ISH) by Euro Clover (ISH). Breeder: Terry Shiels, Co. Armagh. Owner: Eric Smith.
=1 (2nd Breeders Prize) Liam O’Meara and June Johnson (ISH) – 2015 mare by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Night Fly (ISH) by Maltstriker (KWPN). Breeder and Owner: Jim Seymore, Co. Tipperary.
=1 Robert Harrison and Dolmen Duty Free (ISH) – 2015 mare by Quantino (HOLST) out of Dolmen Dimension (ISH) by Dolmen Deja Vu (ISH). Breeder: Jack Murphy, Co. Wexford. Owner: Karen Millar.
=1 Nicola FitzGibbon and Brookwood Supersable (ISH) – 2015 mare by Tolan R (KWPN) out of Brookwood First Lady (ISH) by Captain Clover (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder and Owner: Pat Duffy, Co. Kildare.
=1 (1st Breeders Prize) Julieann Gaffney and Tricolor MB (ISH) – 2015 gelding by Numero Uno (KWPN) out of Oxygene (HOLST) by Rocadero (HOLST). Breeder: Shane Hanley. Owner: Tricolor LLC & Twin Oaks Ventures LLC.
=1 Paddy O’Donnell and Tullogher Lady Liberty (ISH) – 2015 mare by Indoctro (HOLST) out of Dalivia VDL (KWPN) by Indorado (HOLST). Breeder: Rita Walsh McIntyre, Co. Laois. Owner: Ciara Walsh McIntyre.

Six-Year-Old Final
1 Olive Clarke and FSS Outlaw (ISH) – 2014 gelding by Cardento (HOLST) out of Cimenta C (SPH) by Orlando Van De Heffinck (BWP). Breeder and Owner: Olive Clarke, Co. Galway.
2 Meadhbh Mealiff and Aeraiocht (ISH) – 2014 gelding by Amaretto Darco (BWP) out of Star Dance (ISH)[TIH] by I’m A Star (TB). Breeder and Owner: Jim S. Bolger, Co. Carlow.
3 Olive Clarke and Trendy Caruso (ISH) – 2014 gelding by Captain Caruso (ISH) out of Miss Concetto (HANN) by Concetto DH 41 (DWB). Breeder and Owner: Charles Hanley, Co. Mayo.
4 Stacey Watling and Kittens (ISH) – 2014 mare by Cobra (HOLST) out of Pure Irish Malt (ISH) by Maltstriker (KWPN). Breeder: Rachel Hughes, Co. Kildare. Owner: Joseph Gallagher.
5 Mark Duffy and Caraghs Trendy Master (ISH) – 2014 gelding by Future Trend (OLD) out of Caragh Susy (ISH) by Kings Master (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Stephen Kelliher, Co. Kerry. Owner: Karen Geoghegan.
6 Paul Caves and CAFRE Quality Clover (ISH) – 2014 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Imp Lux (ISH) by Lux Z (HANN). Breeder: CAFRE, Co. Fermanagh. Owner: Paul Caves.