A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Next Sunday in the French Nations Cup at La Baule, the Irish team will wear black armbands as a mark of respect to legendary show jumper Tommy Wade who exited the arena of life in his 80th year on Monday.
Wed, 16 May, 2018
German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged her supporters to keep up the momentum in the final hours before tomorrow's national election, urging a last push to try to sway undecided voters.
Sat, 23 Sep, 2017
Next year’s World Equestrian Games (WEG) have taken on a new perspective for Ireland’s show jumpers following their recent European Championships victory in Gothenburg, Sweden, team member Cian O’Connor said yesterday.
Wed, 06 Sep, 2017
Wed, 05 Jul, 2017
Finding, then accessing, a parking spot can be the bane of a motorist’s life, but new technology aims to conquer the fear.
Mon, 12 Jun, 2017
A US tech company will open a new power electronics research lab in Cork today as part of a major expansion of its Irish operation.
Tue, 15 Nov, 2016
Fri, 15 Jul, 2016
The Roman Empire is a somewhat neglected part of history, but Peter H Wilson’s tome sets the record straight and reveals new secrets,
Sat, 25 Jun, 2016
Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) has not deviated from its assertion that MHS Going Global is eligible for the Olympics, and it is hopeful that it has “clarified” a query from the Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI) regarding the ownership of the horse ridden by Greg Broderick.
Fri, 24 Jun, 2016
Cian O’Connor declared on Facebook this week that he think’s “Ireland will win” today’s Furusiyya nations cup in St Gallen, Switzerland.
Fri, 03 Jun, 2016
Sat, 07 May, 2016
Wed, 27 Apr, 2016
The Last Samuri will complete his preparations for the Crabbie’s Grand National in Saturday’s BetBright Grimthorpe Chase Handicap Chase at Doncaster.
Thu, 03 Mar, 2016
Fri, 05 Feb, 2016
Show jumper Cian O’Connor yesterday said he had “no regrets” after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) rejected his appeal against the debacle at the European Championships that cost Ireland a place in the Olympics.
Tue, 05 Jan, 2016
Fri, 18 Dec, 2015
Cian O’Connor was tight-lipped last night as he flew out of Lausanne, Switzerland, following his appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in a bid to secure a place for the Irish show jumping team in next year’s Olympics.
Thu, 17 Dec, 2015
Bertram Allen won three cars in Sweden a fortnight ago, but he knows he will require a Rolls Royce performance this weekend at the Geneva, Switzerland, this weekend if he is to drive off with any of the riches on offer.
Fri, 11 Dec, 2015
Dermott Lennon placed second in the World Cup qualifier in Toronto, Canada, a fortnight ago with Loughview Lou Lou.
Fri, 27 Nov, 2015
Fri, 20 Nov, 2015
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Tue, 17 Nov, 2015
Fri, 09 Oct, 2015
Cian O’Connor had good reason to describe Good Luck as one of the “most talented” horses in the world after he and the gelding delivered one of only seven clear rounds in the €1.5m Furusiyya Nations Cup Final on Saturday.
Tue, 29 Sep, 2015
Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) has lodged an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) regarding the debacle at last month’s European Championships that saw Cian O’Connor impeded in his round and Ireland denied a place in next year’s Olympics.
Fri, 18 Sep, 2015
Show jumper Richie Moloney is considering a shot at the World Cup final following his qualifier victory in North Salem, New York on Sunday.
Tue, 15 Sep, 2015
Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) is confident it has a “valid” case as it prepares to file an appeal to the Federation Equestre International (FEI) Tribunal by today regarding the debacle at the European Championships that saw Cian O’Connor impeded in his round and Ireland denied a place in next year’s Olympics.
Fri, 04 Sep, 2015
The director of show jumping for the Federation Equestre International, Capt John Roche, says he has no memory in his almost three decades with the organisation of a ground jury waiving faults accrued by a rider in a situation similar to that experienced by Cian O’Connor last Friday, writes John Tynan.
Fri, 28 Aug, 2015
Show jumper Cian O’Connor yesterday declared that “the Olympic dream ain’t over yet, by any means”.
Mon, 24 Aug, 2015
Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) is to “exhaust every possible avenue of appeal” after its protest over interference by a steward to Cian O’Connor’s round in the European Show Jumping Championships was last night rejected.
Sat, 22 Aug, 2015
Cian O’Connor was confident last night that Ireland’s show jumping team can battle back in the European Championships today in Aachen, Germany, to secure Olympic qualification.
Fri, 21 Aug, 2015
Greg Broderick was basking in the sunshine yesterday at Millstreet International Horse Show... and the fame.
Fri, 14 Aug, 2015
Ireland eventing manager Nick Turner believes he has a “strong team of horses and riders” carrying Irish hopes in the nations cup at Aachen, Germany, this weekend.
Thu, 13 Aug, 2015
Millstreet International Horse Show begins in earnest today and the numbers tell the story: Over 6,000 entries, 1,300 stables, 110 competitions, 10 countries represented, and over €200,000 in prizemoney.
Wed, 12 Aug, 2015
Tipperary’s Denis Lynch (All Star 5) also gets the nod from Ireland manager Robert Splaine.
Tue, 11 Aug, 2015
Ireland show jumping manager Robert Splaine clasped the Aga Khan Trophy yesterday at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show and declared that a medal at the European Championships in a fortnight is not an unrealistic hope.
Sat, 08 Aug, 2015
The Irish team will take to the stage in today’s Furusiyya Series nations cup at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show aiming to continue some stellar performances by the home contingent.
Fri, 07 Aug, 2015
Ireland is joint second-last in the Furusiyya Nations Cup Series, but it was news to Cian O’Connor yesterday.
Thu, 06 Aug, 2015
Ireland eventing manager Nick Turner believes “there’s a lot to look forward to”, as he announced his squad for September’s European Championships at Blair Castle, Scotland.
Fri, 31 Jul, 2015
Sam Watson is as confident as the capricious sport of eventing will allow that he will give a good account of himself when defending his CIC three-star title at Camphire International Horse Trials this weekend.
Fri, 24 Jul, 2015
Kudos is due Horse Sport Ireland for securing Investec as the first corporate sponsor of the Irish show jumping team.
Fri, 10 Jul, 2015
It’s been 15 years since an Irish team won the nations cup at Rotterdam and it’s guaranteed to be 16, as Ireland will not be represented today.
Fri, 19 Jun, 2015
Ireland’s show jumpers finished sixth in the second division nations cup in Lisbon, Portugal, with manager Robert Splaine citing the inexperience of some horses in dealing with the floodlit second round.
Mon, 01 Jun, 2015
Police have again began searching the back garden of the apartment where missing Cork student Karen Buckley was last seen, Brian O'Donnell has lost his appeal against the repossession of his former mansion and Jurgen Klopp leaves Dortmund.
Wed, 15 Apr, 2015