On Sunday, 7 September 2014, the famous Irish Sport Horse stallion Cruising passed away peacefully at the age of 29, in the stable he was born in at Hartwell Stud in Kill, Co Kildare.

Cruising was celebrated and remembered by his many fans for his long and outstanding international show jumping career. Ridden by Trevor Coyle, Cruising won Grand Prix classes in Aachen, Dortmund and Lucerne, to name just a few. He was also a prolific Irish team horse and was on winning Nations Cup teams at Dublin, Rotterdam, Calgary, Aachen and Modena throughout the course of his glittering career.