Junior European Champion, Kate Derwin proved a popular winner of the 1.35m Showjumping Ireland (SJI) Autumn Grand Prix at Mullingar on Saturday. Riding Deep Pockets, Derwin was the fastest of eight clear rounds in a time of 39.31.

Owned by Jim Derwin and bred by Charles Pidgeon, the 10-year-old gelding is by O.B.O.S Quality 004 and out of the Cruising-sired dam, Simple Chic. He is a half-brother to LCC Empty Pockets (Indoctro), who has also jumped up to Grand Prix level.