Irish Sport Horses on Irish Nations Cup Team at Rome CSIO*****
Irish Sport Horses helped Irelands Nations Cup team take second
place in the Samsung Nations Cup Superleague at the Rome CSIO*****
last weekend, May 22nd-25th. Carling King (ISH), ridden by Kevin
Babington (IRL), produced the only double clear of the finishing
top three Nations Cup teams. His fellow team members included Lt.
Shane Carey (IRL) riding Lismakin (ISH), Conor Swail (IRL) riding
Windgate King Koal (ISH) and Cameron Hanley (IRL) riding Jerome.
Swail (IRL) also came second with Windgate Mystique (ISH) in Thursdays
1m40 class. He went on to take third place with Windgate Paragon
(ISH) in the 1m50 class on the same day and finished fourth in Sundays
€140,000 Roma Grand Prix CSIO Superleague riding Windgate King
Shane Carey (IRL) also had a successful run in Rome, continuing
on from his fellow Army Equitation School riders performances last
weekend in Pontedera (ITA). He won the 1m45 class on Thursday riding
Shannon Dale (ISH), with whom he also took fifth place in Saturdays
Small Grand Prix (1m50). On Sunday he rode Killossery (ISH) to win
the 1m45 class, having come second in Fridays 1m40 with the same
competing in Italy, at the Pinerolo CSI*, was Touch of Clover (ISH)
ridden by Fidel Vogt (LIE) to jump a double clear and finish seventh
in Sundays Grand Prix.
in Germany last weekend, at the Aach CSI****, Quick Flash (ISH)
and Samantha McIntosh (BUL) won the Preis der Turniergemeinschaft
Group A 1m45.
of the above Irish Sport Horses
King (ISH) ~ 1991 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Clover Hill (RID),
out of Gortnagger Star (ISH) by Chairlift (TB), bred by Dr. Pat
Geraghty, Glenamaddy, Co. Galway.
(ISH) ~ 1990 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Master Imp (TB), out of
Erkina Queen (ISH), by King Of Diamonds (RID) bred by Anne Downey,
King Koal (ISH) ~ 1988 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Kildalton King
(RID), out of a Prince Rois (TB) Irish Sport Horse mare bred by
Laurence Pender, Garrymore, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford.
Mystique (ISH) ~ 1994 Irish Sport Horse mare by Cruising (ISH),
out of Winning Promise (TB), by Roi Guilaume (TB), bred by William
Fenelon, Guileen Lodge, Guileen, Stradbally, Co. Laois.
Paragon (ISH) ~ 1995 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Cavalier (HOLST),
out of Golden Dynasty (KWPN) by Animo bred by Diana H. Warrington,
Oakeville, Naas, Co. Kildare.
Dale (ISH) ~ a 1989 Irish Sport Horse mare by Laughtons Flight
(ISH), out of Kyle Flower (ISH), by Sky Boy (TB), bred by John Doyle,
Kyle, Borris, Co. Carlow.
(ISH) ~ 1992 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Clover Hill (RID), out
of Jeannie (ISH), by Radical (TB), bred by Killossery Lodge Stud,
Kilsallaghan, Co. Dublin.
of Clover (ISH) ~ 1990 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Touch Stone
(ISH), out of Clover Vale (ISH) by Clover Hill (RID) bred by Ted
McKenna, Omagh, Co. Tyrone.
Flash (ISH) ~ 1992 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Cavalier (HOLST),
out of Bodalmore Lass (ISH), by Diamonds Are Trumps (ISH) bred by
Grace Renehan, Bodalmore, Kilkenny.