Search:
Connemara Pony Breeders' Society | Blog
10830
paged,page-template,page-template-blog-standard,page-template-blog-standard-php,page,page-id-10830,page-parent,paged-14,page-paged-14,edgt-core-1.2,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,cpbs-child-child-ver-1.0.1,hudson-ver-3.1, vertical_menu_with_scroll,smooth_scroll,blog_installed,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-6.0.5,vc_responsive

Blog

News & Updates from Connemara Pony Breeders Society

CPBS 95th Annual Show 2018 – Results – Wednesday 15th Aug

International Connemara Performance Hunter Winners:   Team IRE            1            Owner: Theresa & Michael Clarke (Dublin) Breeder: Tommie Clarke Pony: Grey Smoke S3‑372100400005827 Sire: All Smoke S1‑S0001162 Dam: Faded Pansy M1‑M0009126 Rider/ Handler:  Alicia Devlin Byrne   2            Owner: Mr. Danny Flynn & Ms. Claire Lacy (Laois) Breeder: Ms. Sinead Lusby Mc Grath Pony: Lucky Rebel S1-372100400002312 Sire: Currachmore Cashel S0001128 Dam: Lucky Mavourneen M00011384 Rider:    Pauline Dahill   3              Owner: Mr. Michael P. Keane (Wicklow Breeder: Ms. Avril Hobson Pony: Lon Mac Líomhtha  S3-372100400007227 Sire: Silver Shadow S0001141 Dam: Ocean Bealtaine M1-372100400020502 Rider: Avril Hobson   4              Owner: Diamonds Equestrian Centre (Connemara, Galway) Breeder: Mr. Joseph Mannion Pony:  Sea Storm G3-372100400005985 Sire: Ballinavilla Prince...

0 Comments
Share Post

Nominations for 2018 Council Elections

Update 21st August 2018:  Under the CPBS Memorandum & Articles, as there are less or equal candidates to vacant electoral seats in each province, there will not be a postal ballot performed in 2018. The allocation of council seats to candidates will be decided by a draw which will be carried out by two independent people at an independent venue. Mr Sean Heanue and Mr Jerry Mahon will perform the draw on Thursday 6th September - Candidates or their appointed representative are welcome to watch the draw take place if they wish...

0 Comments
Share Post

REMINDER – Deadline for Nominations

REMINDER Deadline for Nominations Approaching! The deadline for submission of nomination forms for election to the CPBS Council is approaching. Completed nomination forms must be returned to the Assistant Secretary, The Showgrounds, Clifden, Co Galway, H71 YA09 before 4pm on Tuesday 26th June 2018....

0 Comments
Share Post

Show Schedule 2018

The 2018 Show Schedule is now available to download on the links below.  Entry forms and schedules will be posted to all entrants from 2017 automatically. Online submission entry forms will be available here shortly. Show Schedule 2018 General Show Entry form 2018 3 yr Loose Jumping Entry Form 2018 4 yr Loose Jumping Entry Form 2018 Domestic ArtsCrafts 2018  ...

0 Comments
Share Post

Connemara Therapeutic Riding to attend HETI Congress in RDS

Connemara Therapeutic Riding (CTR) and Connemara ponies will attend the upcoming HETI Congress in the RDS running from 25th - 29th June. Connemara pony Loch an Éala pictured at the Coral Strand, Ballyconneely,Co. Galway with (l to r) Jacqueline Boulger (CTR Coach), Grace Herbert, (CTR client), Pearl Brow (CTR volunteer) and Noé McLoughlin (CTR client).   Photo credit: Laurence Hofman.   Connemara Ponies to Feature at HETI Congress of Equine Facilitated Programmes Connemara Therapeutic Riding (CTR) established a permanent Therapeutic Riding Service in 2015. CTR has witnessed firsthand the huge impact Therapeutic Riding has had on a number...

0 Comments
Share Post

The Passing of Tommy Wade

Irish Show Jumping manager Rodrigo Pessoa and team members to pay tribute to late Tommy Wade at this weekend’s Nations Cup in La Baule. One of Show Jumping’s all time greats, Tipperary’s Tommy Wade won Nations Cup and Grand Prix competitions all over the world and was most famous for his partnership with Dundrum (Connemara Gelding). Later as Irish Chef d’Equipe, Tommy Wade helped Ireland to over 30 Nations Cup victories and was the Chef d’Equipe when Ireland claimed a gold medal at the European Championships in 2001 and at the...

0 Comments
Share Post

LIST OF QUALIFIERS FOR CLIFDEN 2018

2018 Green Hunter Qualifiers (Please enter with the qualifying show for qualifiers) 10th June 2018 BALLINALEE SHOW Ballinalee, Co Longford Contact: Frances Forster 086 4031917 email: [email protected] 7th July 2018 NORTH EAST CONNEMARA SHOW Slane, Co Meath Contact: Michael McMenamin 086 2522346 29th July 2018 MIDLAND CONNEMARA PONY SHOW Mullingar Equestrian Centre, Mullingar, Co Westmeath Contact: Irene O’Sullivan 086 3043039 [email protected] 12th August 2018 Moycullen Show The Parks, Moycullen, Co Galway Contact: Gearoid Curran 086 853233 ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2018 Three Year Old Loose Jumping Qualifiers   7th July 2018 Creagh Equestrian Centre Creagh, Ballinasloe Co. Galway @ 12noon approx. Enter with the CPBS Office (€25 for...

0 Comments
Share Post

2018 MAY FILLY INSPECTION

REMINDER - ENTRIES CLOSE TOMORROW!   Please click the links below to download  application forms for the filly inspection on the 26th May 2018 at Creagh Equestrian Centre, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway FILLY INS MAY 18 rules FILLY INS MAY 18 FORM  ...

0 Comments
Share Post