Springfield (ISH) Ranked Fifth in BCM World Breeding Rankings
his highly successful run at shows over the last few months Mister
Springfield (ISH) has been ranked Number 5 in the BCM World Breeding
Rankings (Showjumping) for the period from October 1st, 2002 to
the end of February 2003. The other world class horses joining Mister
Springfield at the top of the World Rankings include Shutterfly,
Granie V, Gladdys S and Goldika.
results that brought Mister Springfield (ISH) and his rider, Robert
Smith (GBR), to the top include the following:
the Geneva (SUI) CSI W Grand Prix on December 13th, 2002.
the Zurich (SUI) CSI***** Credit Suisse Grand Prix on January 30th,
the Vigo (ESP) CSI W Premio Caixa Galicia qualifier for the Grand
Prix World Cup on February 14th, 2003.
in the Paris-Porte de Versailles CSI A Prix Clarins Men 1m50 on
November 29th, 2002.
in the London-Olympia Sony Ericsson Grand Prix on December 23rd,
in the Bordeaux CSI W Grand Prix on February 9th, 2003.
in the Maastricht (NED) CSI A on December 6th, 2002.
More recently Mister Springfield (ISH) finished second in the SHertogenbosch
(NED) Grand Prix FEI World Cup on March 23rd, 2003. He also won
the Goteborg (SWE) CSI W 1m50 International Jumping Competition
and the Goteborg Grand Prix FEI World Cup Qualifier (March 27th-30th,
of the above Irish Sport Horses
Springfield is a 1993 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Western Promise
(ISH), out of Glebe Bess (RID), by Ballinahow Boy (RID). He was
bred by Robert L. Gallagher, 22 Springfield Road, Co. Derry.