Irish-bred Horses take first and second in Vilamoura three-star

Vilamoura, Portugal was a showcase for Irish horses and riders, with first and second place in the €25,500 1m45  going to Irish Sport Horses HHS Catwalk and MHS High Hopes. HHS Catwalk (ISH) was bred by Thomas Hughes in Co. Kilkenny and ridden by Ireland’s Michael Pender, and MHS High Hopes (ISH) was bred by Ita Brennan in Co. Kilkenny and ridden by Great Britain’s Laura Renwick. See below for the full list of Irish-bred Show Jumping results: Vejer De La Frontera (ESP) CSI2* 27th – 30th January 1,010 EUR Table A – 1m30 8th WKD Balou Breeze (ISH) – 2014 mare by Balou Du Rouet (OLD) out of Cavalier Whirlwind (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Joe Sloan. Owner: Sycamore House Farm. Rider: Oisin Aylward (IRL). 5,000 EUR Two Phases – 1m45 3rd Dawsons Flex (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Flex A Bill (ISH)[TIH] out of Carnalway Gold (RID) by […]

Irish-bred Horses take first and second in Vilamoura three-star

Vilamoura, Portugal was a showcase for Irish horses and riders, with first and second place in the €25,500 1m45  going to Irish Sport Horses HHS Catwalk and MHS High Hopes. HHS Catwalk (ISH) was bred by Thomas Hughes in Co. Kilkenny and ridden by Ireland’s Michael Pender, and MHS High Hopes (ISH) was bred by Ita Brennan in Co. Kilkenny and ridden by Great Britain’s Laura Renwick. See below for the full list of Irish-bred Show Jumping results: Vejer De La Frontera (ESP) CSI2* 27th – 30th January 1,010 EUR Table A – 1m30 8th WKD Balou Breeze (ISH) – 2014 mare by Balou Du Rouet (OLD) out of Cavalier Whirlwind (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Joe Sloan. Owner: Sycamore House Farm. Rider: Oisin Aylward (IRL). 5,000 EUR Two Phases – 1m45 3rd Dawsons Flex (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Flex A Bill (ISH)[TIH] out of Carnalway Gold (RID) by […]