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Pius Schwizer loses top horses from Quinoa Stables

It was mid-January when the top horses from Quinoa Stables were moved from Irish rider Cameron Hanley to Pius Schwizer. Since then ‘Caretina de Joter’, ‘Living The Dream’, ‘Amira’, ‘Dundee vd Dwerse Hagen’ and ‘Newton du Haut Bois’ have developed marvellously under the saddle of Pius Schwizer. (more…)

Investec announces sponsorship with Horse Sport Ireland

Investec and Horse Sport Ireland today announced a sponsorship partnership that will see Investec confirmed as the first ever corporate sponsor for the Irish Show jumping Team. The partnership will see Investec sponsoring Team Ireland’s involvement in the Dublin Horse Show and FEI European Championships at Aachen, Germany – a key stage for Horse Sport Ireland as Ireland’s show jumpers focus their individual and collective efforts on qualifying for the Rio Olympics in 201 (more…)

Cruising Clones unveiled


Mary McCann of Hartwell Stud said that Cruising was cloned while he was still alive. It was always rumoured the great Cruising was cloned but it was never confirmed until today!
The clones were born in 2012 and have been hidden at Hartwell Stud since then. (more…)

The 12th Annual JustWorld International Gala – January 16th


The 12th Annual Just World International Gala Set to Take Place January 16th (more…)

Cameron Hanley – An admirable sportsman with a great attitude

By STS Augusta

January 13, It was announced Cameron Hanley would no longer be riding for Team EuroAsia and his string of international horses would in future, be seen under Switzerland’s Pius Schwizer. (more…)

Just World International – Together for a just world

Just World International – Together for a just world!

By Niamh D’O Gorman (more…)

What was ”Quebracho Semilly” wearing in Villepinte?


GUCCI MASTERS December 4-7, 2014

The annual Gucci Masters is taking place this week at the Parc De Expositions in Villepinte, Paris, France. A fantastic venue with easy access from anywhere in Europe.

The Masters competition offers unique class format, specially designed to captivate the public. The best riders and showjumping horses from around the world compete for a total of 1 million US Dollars,over four days of electrifying competition.

The Paris Gucci Masters is not all about showjumping. Their truly is something for everyone. Shopping, pony rides, face painting, vaulting, western riding and Autograph signings with the top riders,

For those of you with a taste for fine food, ”The Masters Club” by ”Michelin Star” Chef, Yves Mattagne is sure to be a treat!!!
With VIP’s set to attend the show, why not make a day of it and call in for some entertainment. You never know who you might meet!
Ireland have two of our very top riders competing. Jessica Kurten and Cameron Hanley.
Equestrian News and Sports Media will have a correspondent at the show and we will have exciting photos for our readers!
Click link for the rider list : Paris Gucci Masters, 2014

Stable Vs Field?

Niamh D’ O’ Gorman
Competitive riders and horse owners often worry about whether their horse should be kept stabled or turned out in the field.


Cloning horses. For it or against it?

Cloning Horses. Are we for it or against it?

By Niamh D. O Gorman

Cloning horses is a regular occurrence in today’s society. Top competition horses are being cloned in the hopes of a definite future champion or to restore the breeding capacity of animals which did not produce as many offspring as they should, because of castration, sub fertility or premature death.. (more…)