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A Bit of Something...

In conjunction with her lifetime goal of becoming the Anky von Gobshite of Irish Dressage, the woman has intensified her already over-zealous obsession with the types of machinery she inserts in my sensitive mouth. Of course, she’s not to know that itâ€...

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Lindsay Graham – a...

Lindsay Graham really is all things to all people. Slowly but surely, she is carving a successful business out of eventing both her own and client’s horses, producing young horses and also teaching. Her friendly manner and her positive approach to l...

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Trevor Breen’s two champions...

Irishman Trevor Breen won the Equestrian.com Derby in both 2014 and 2015, and next month he plans to bring both his winning rides back to the All England Jumping Course, Hickstead, to have a third crack at the title. The Derby is Hickstead’s most iconi...

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Where do we go...

I wanted to write something funny. Truly, I did. But I don’t feel funny. I just feel sad. Yet another rider has lost their life to the sport that they love. That’s three in the first three months of the season, for those of us in Europe. The n...

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Ravensdale Lodge Results Week...

SJI Registered Showjumping League Week 3 Thursday 19/05/16 90cm: M.Casey’s My Marley (David Smith), P.McCaughey’s Taplagh Lady (Ryan O’Neill), M.Hope’s Beech Hill Dodger (Marina Hope), R.Healy’s Patchwork Prince (Rachel Healy...

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Let the battle commence!

Tattersalls International preview The Tattersalls International Horse Trials and Country Fair takes place this June 1st-5th in Ratoath, County Meath. This year, the Jewel in the Irish eventing calendar is being used as part of the selection process for th...

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Take control of flies...

Flies, mosquitoes and midges are not good news for your horse. At best they bring considerable stress and bother, causing lumps, swellings, sores, rashes and itchy skin. They may trigger conjunctivitis and headshaking. At worst they can contaminate wounds...

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Ask The Vet Series...

On the back of our new ‘Ask The Vet’ series, we had a question in from Colin in Co. Meath. A question that is particularly relevant for this time of year, with the grass FINALLY starting to grow! I recently bought a pony for my young daughter, he is a...

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Cathal Daniels – a...

Cathal Daniels is a young man on a mission and he is turning heads everywhere he goes. The 20 year old rider based in the west of Ireland has enjoyed a glittering career in ponies and juniors, and now as a young rider he finds himself on the training squa...

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Olympic Royalty Headline Tatts...

Elite Eventing Athletes confirm their entry for Tattersalls International Horse Trials this June Bank Holiday Weekend as they follow the Road to Rio Olympic gold, silver and bronze medallists, World Equestrian Games Medal winners, the Irish Olympic Squad,...