Shairp is the new Dressage Ireland P.R.O.
Paul Byrne, Chairman of Dressage Ireland stated today (Wednesday
10th December 2003) << "I am delighted to welcome Jo
as P.R.O. of Dressage Ireland. I believe her appointment will
greatly assist us to further enhance the steadily growing national
and international profile of Irish dressage. Paul Nolan who filled
the role for a number
of years felt that it was time for him to stand down and on behalf
of Dressage Ireland I would like to thank him for his dedicated
efforts over the years" >>.
Jo is from Rotherfield, East Sussex, England. She has been living
in Durrow, Co Laois, Ireland since 1989. She is involved in eventing
and the training of horses and as a freelance journalist has written
for a number of equestrian publications including "Horse
and Hound" and "The Irish Field". Jo takes up her
new post on 2nd January 2004.