De La Frontera, Vilamoura and Indio (USA) Results
De La Frontera CSI A in Spain continued last weekend with another
win for Diamond Carat (ISH) and Niall Talbot (IRE) in the 1m30 class
on Friday, February 21st.
Stardust VI (ISH) also repeated last weekends performance
by winning Saturdays 1m45 class ridden by Rodrigo Pessoa
the border in Vilamoura, Portugal, Sundays Vilamoura
CSI* Grand Prix saw Bornacoola (ISH) ridden by Capt. Gerry
Flynn (IRE) take third place, with Lt. Shane Carey (IRE) and
Ballycumber (ISH) behind them in fifth place.
Over in the US, at the Indio CSI W, last Thursdays Ariat
Grand Prix found Andy (ISH), ridden by Rich Fellers (USA),
in fourth place while fellow Irish Sport Horse Ado Annie took
fifth with rider Will Simpson (USA). Ado Annie (ISH) went
on to come joint sixth in Sundays $50,000 Rio Vista FEI World
Cup Grand Prix, sharing this placing with Eezy (ISH) and Duncan
of the above Irish Sport Horses
Carat ~ 1991 Irish Sport Horse mare by Cavalier (HOLST), out of
Kilkenny Lady (ISH), by Diamond Serpent (ISH), bred by Mary Hughes,
Ennisnag House, Stonyford, Co. Kilkenny.
Stardust ~ 1991 Irish Sport Horse mare by Cavalier (HOLST), out
of Candle Light (ISH), by Yellow River (TB), bred by Sean Flanagan,
Forestown, Horse and Jockey, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.
~ 1994 Irish Sport Horse mare by Cavalier (HOLST).
~ 1992 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Master Imp (TB), out of Peggy
8 (ISH), by Silent Whistle (TB), bred by John Brennan, Coon West,
~ 1993 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Cavalier (HOLST) out of a King
of Diamonds (RID) mare.
Annie ~ 1993 Irish Sport Horse mare by Errigal Flight (ISH) out
of Coolrain Princess (ISH), by Blue Henry (RID), bred by Ms Frances
Sheeran, Portlaoise, Co. Laois.
~ 1992 Irish Sport Horse gelding, by Diamond Chin (ISH), out of
Brown Dollie (ISH), by Skylark (RID), bred by Mr. Eugene McGinn,
Castleblaney, Co. Monaghan.