Eventing chicks happy with their championship outing

Suzanne and Rachel (and their trusty grooms/mechanics/co-drivers/catering chiefs/critics/engineering experts and general super-men) enjoyed a pleasant trip to the AIRC national eventing championships at Annaharvey Equestrian Centre. The road to Geashill is top class the whole way, making for a lovely smooth run, and the welcome at Ballycrystal Stud where the Lacy family offer stabling forContinue reading “Eventing chicks happy with their championship outing”

It’s a wrap

At long, long last we succeeded in running our Orla O’Reilly show. After two attempts being ‘covided’ last year we jumped at the first opportunity for a date this year, and our cards came up trumps on Sunday. The weather forecast was blessedly wrong, with the predicted ‘absolute pish of a day’ giving way toContinue reading “It’s a wrap”

Dressage times

Please see below the dressage times for our Orla O’Reilly show tomorrow. A million thanks to all who have entered. We cant wait to welcome you all. Please forgive us if the scheduling turns out being completely wrong, its a long time since we had to do this! Remember to fill out the AIRC covidContinue reading “Dressage times”

Fun in the sun

Our first jumping lessons of the season took place on a balmy Friday evening at Greenacres. Sonya McAleer took us through our paces, with some gentle pole-work to warm us up and a gradual progression to the more challenging and imposing castle. The horses were in flying form, especially Paddy’s Lizzie and Cliff’s Shyla whoContinue reading “Fun in the sun”