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Irish Horse
Sensational Joseph hits 1000 winners in just six years
Ronan Groome
The Kilkenny based trainer has reached a big landmark in a very short space of time.
10 August 2022 Show jumping
Horsewomen of Ireland: Young Guns
Fresh from a second-place finish in the GAIN Alltech Grand Prix on Ballerina Girl DVO Z on Sunday, Olive Clarke talks to Helen Sharp about the art of producing young horses.
10 August 2022 News
European domination by young Irish riders
Our equestrian future is brighter than ever if the Irish success this weekend is anything to go by.
Pressure Mounts on Irish Show Jumping Squads
Michael Slavin tallies the points to see where Team Ireland stand as we head towards the Dublin Horse Show and beyond.
10 August 2022 Show jumping
Championing Irish horses
Helen Sharp chats to owner and producer Laura Smith about why her faith is firmly invested in Irish breeding.
4 August 2022 Breeding
Five talking points from the 2022 Galway Races
Mark Costello picks out the incidents and key statistics from the seven-day festival at Ballybrit
3 August 2022 Racing & P-2-P
A fond farewell to I Love You Melody
Connemara fans the world over sent condolences to the Canavan family on the passing of super star stallion I love You Melody.
3 August 2022 Breeding
Equine inclusion in TAMS - then what?
As equine farmers welcome their inclusion in the next TAMS cycle, thoughts quickly move to what will be on offer and what else must be addressed.
27 July 2022 News
Bannow-Rathangan Show Round-Up
Susan Finnerty shares her photographic review of some of the special moments of the Bannow-Rathangan Show.
27 July 2022 Showing
RDS’s Richest Dublin Horse Show
Times change and costs change but the wonder of the Dublin Horse Show remains.
27 July 2022 Showing
Is it too expensive to go racing?
The number of people attending racemeetings fell in the first half of 2022. Is this because of the admission prices, or could it be something else?
27 July 2022 Racing & P-2-P
IHRB has no plan to follow Britain's whip rule changes
The British Horseracing Authority announced major changes to their whip rules last week.
20 July 2022 Racing & P-2-P