Equestrian

Introduction to Equestrian


The Equestrian disciplines are unique among Olympic sports, in the sense that men and women compete on the same terms and horse and rider are both declared Olympic medal winners. Rider and horse are considered a team. Years of systematic efforts are required for the team to be able to perform adequately various exercises of skill, speed, endurance, and jumping of obstacles. For contact details of Horse Sport Ireland please click on Full story

O’Connor and Ireland Star in Florida

For the second time in less than 48 hours, Ireland’s Cian O’Connor and Seringat broke American hearts on their home soil, after they claimed a stunning jump-off win in Sunday night’s $100,000 City of Ocala four-star Grand Prix – adding to another win for Ireland in the Florida Nations Cup on Friday. Cian O’Connor and […]

Top10 Dressage Finish for Judy Reynolds

Irish Dressage star Judy Reynolds and Vancouver K have finished 10th in today’s World Cup Freestyle to Music Grand Prix at Neumuenster in Germany. The Rio Olympian produced a score of 73.275% with the Joe and Kathleen Reynolds-owned gelding, in a competition which saw a tightly-packed final leaderboard where the fifth to tenth place riders […]

Reynolds wins in New York

Irish Olympian Judy Reynolds claimed her second win of the weekend on Saturday night at the Rolex Central Park CDI4*, New York, USA. Reynolds riding her Olympic mount, Vancouver K, a 14 year old gelding, owned by Joe and Kathleen Reynolds scored a 77.051% to secure a win in the Open FEI Dressage Freestyle, Reynolds […]

Historic Irish performance in Barcelona five-star Grand Prix

In one of the most spectacular results in recent Irish Show Jumping history, Irish riders filled first, second and fourth places in today’s €150,000 five-star Longines Grand Prix of Barcelona, which featured a host of the world’s top riders who had descended on the Spanish City for the Nations Cup World Final. Offaly’s Darragh Kenny scooped […]

Rio Recap: Team Ireland’s Day 11/16

Live Blog and Recaps of Team Ireland's Day 11 at Rio 2016 including Annalise Murphy's Medal Race

Rio Recap: Team Ireland’s Day 10/16

A Recap of Team Ireland's Day 10 at Rio 2016 featuring Athletics, Boxing, Equestrian, Badminton and Diving.

Rio Recap: Team Ireland’s 9/16

Athletics, Golf, Equestrian and Boxing were the sports to watch on Day 9 of Rio 2016

Rio Recap: Team Ireland’s Day 7/16

Friday August 12th, 2016 12:52, Golf Men’s Stroke Play, Seamus Power, Round 2: 67 (tied 10th overall on -4) 13:36, Golf Men’s Stroke Play, Padraig Harrington, Round 2: 71 (tied 22nd overall on -1) 14:00, Equestrian Dressage Individual,  Judy Reynolds & Vancouver K, Grand Prix Special: 74.090%* (17th to qualify for Grand Prix Freestyle *PB […]

Rio Recap: Team Ireland’s Day 6/16

Live Blog, Results and Imagery of Day 6 from Rio 2016 for Team Ireland

Rio Recap: Team Ireland’s Day 4/16

All the Team Ireland action from Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games
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