The Inaugural Irish Mares Championship for 5 and 6 year old mares took place at Wexford Equestrian Centre today. It was Kilkennys Eddie Moloney and ‘Cruicerath Flexianna’ who took home the trophy.
Ita McDermott rode the consistent mare ‘Cobra Khan’, bred and owned by Angela Devaney who placed 2nd. The pair were very closely followed by the Galway team of Olive Clarke and James Hoares ‘Dowdstown Indi’ who took home the 3rd place ribbon.
Results HSI MARES CHAMPIONSHIP CLASS FOR 5 & 6 YR OLDS
1st USA young jumpers LLc c/o Eddie Moloney Cruicerath Flexianna ( Eddie Moloney) 0/0 38.02
2nd Angela Devaney, Cobra Khan ( Ita Mc Dermott ) 0/0 39.44
3rd James Hoare, Dowdstown Indi ( Olive Clarke ) 0/0 39.49
4th Deirdre Bourns, MHS Attraction ( Jenny Rankin ) 0/0 39.66
5th Derek Gaw, Ardnacashel Coovella ( Philip Gaw ) 0/0 41.50
6th Deirdre Bourns, Mightly Mavis ( Kevin Gallagher ) 0/0 41.92
7th Joseph O Brien, Legaland Lux Breaker ( Owner) 0/4 39.37
8th Gerard O Neill, Castle Field Cassie ( Sven Hadley ) 0/4 46.30
9th Jackie Lee, Kashino ( Padraic Nestor ) 0/8 40.27
10th Deirdre Bournes, Beechill Lucia ( Jenny Rankin ) 0/8 42.45