Irish Pony Show Jumping team crowned European Champions with gold medal win in Poland

An outstanding performance from the GAIN Equine Nutrition Irish Pony (U16) Show Jumping team saw them crowned European Champions today (Friday), taking the gold medal at the FEI European Championships in Strzegom, Poland. The Irish team of Kilkenny’s Eoin Brennan with Glor Tire Cruise (ISH), Kilkenny’s James Brennan with MHS Glow (ISH), Sligo’s Paddy Reape with Valma De Fougnard, Clare’s Coen Williams with Saxton Freedam (ISH) and Westmeath’s James Derwin with Rincoola Babog (ISH), managed by Gary Marshall, finished on a zero score to take the gold medal ahead of France who took the silver on 4 faults while Netherlands collected the bronze on 12 faults. Irish pony Show Jumping team manager Gary Marshal said: “We are over the moon. We worked hard, had a plan and the team all executed it brilliantly. They are a great bunch of kids and were well prepared. We didn’t have the best preparation […]

Irish Pony Show Jumping team crowned European Champions with gold medal win in Poland
An outstanding performance from the GAIN Equine Nutrition Irish Pony (U16) Show Jumping team saw them crowned European Champions today (Friday), taking the gold medal at the FEI European Championships in Strzegom, Poland. The Irish team of Kilkenny’s Eoin Brennan with Glor Tire Cruise (ISH), Kilkenny’s James Brennan with MHS Glow (ISH), Sligo’s Paddy Reape with Valma De Fougnard, Clare’s Coen Williams with Saxton Freedam (ISH) and Westmeath’s James Derwin with Rincoola Babog (ISH), managed by Gary Marshall, finished on a zero score to take the gold medal ahead of France who took the silver on 4 faults while Netherlands collected the bronze on 12 faults. Irish pony Show Jumping team manager Gary Marshal said: “We are over the moon. We worked hard, had a plan and the team all executed it brilliantly. They are a great bunch of kids and were well prepared. We didn’t have the best preparation […]