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Irish Horse
On Trail for the Irish 2,000 Guineas
Ronan Groome
The Godolphin-owned Native Trail is odds-on to land the first Irish classic of the season at the Curragh this weekend.
18 May 2022 Racing & P-2-P
Suzanne Eade on being appointed Chief Executive of Horse Racing Ireland
All eyes are on Horse Racing Ireland's new Chief Executive Suzanne Eade, since stepping into the biggest job in Irish racing at the end of 2021.
18 May 2022 Racing & P-2-P
Emily and the Lambardstown way
Michael Slavin explores the Lambertstown Stud's history and discovers it in safe hands.
Enabling Equestrian Access in Northern Ireland
The British Horse Society launches new guidance resource and video to support the development of off-road equestrian access in Northern Ireland
18 May 2022 News
The Studbook Series benefits
Michael Slavin surveys the 2022 Horse Sport Ireland Studbook Show Jumping Series.
11 May 2022 Show jumping
Age old tradition, O’Brien has another hot Derby favourite
Stone Age became Aidan O’Brien’s 15th winner of the Derby Trial Stakes and is now clear favourite to give him a ninth Derby early next month.
11 May 2022 Racing & P-2-P
The changing face of Irish show jumping
Michael Slavin evaluates the pros and cons of the contemporary Irish show jumping circuit.
4 May 2022 News
Grief in a time of horses
In part two of product designer Louisa Williams’ story, she opens up to Helen Sharp about how horses helped her through the loss of her husband.
4 May 2022 Racing & P-2-P
Record crowds see Honeysuckle secure a sweet 16
Honeysuckle was the big draw on the penultimate day of the Punchestown Festival which saw just under 41,000 through the gates.
4 May 2022 Racing & P-2-P
Arena eventing to raise money for equestrian mental health
Riders invited to have fun with show jumping and cross country fences to support the Irish Equestrian Mental Health Project
27 April 2022 News
Strangles Awareness Week needs your help
Horse owners are encouraged to take part in the #tempcheckchallenge for Strangles Awareness Week
27 April 2022 News
‘He was the same price as a cow’
Carlow trainer Shark Hanlon has worked has magic again with a horse who cost just €850
27 April 2022 Racing & P-2-P