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CPBS Council Elections

CPBS Council Elections In relation to the election to Council, members are reminded that 11 seats are available in Connacht, 2 in Ulster, 3 in Leinster and 3 in Munster. Ballot papers will be issued to voting members in late October and subsequently members will be kept informed re. further procedures and dates. The newly elected Council should be in place by the end of November. In downloading the nomination form it will be clear that it is simple and stright forward not a lengthy questionaire as some may have suggested. Hopefully there...

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Autumn Inspections

Closing date for Autumn Inspections is Wednesday 16th September. Application forms can be downloaded below. Application Form Autumn Centres 2015 Inspection Rules Conditions of CPBS Stallion Inspections Studbook Principles...

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CPBS Council Nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for election to the CPBS Council. Please download the form below and return to The Secretary, CPBS, The Showgrounds, Clifden, Co. Glaway before 4pm on Wednesday 30th September. If using Google Chrome please save the PDF form to your desktop in order to print. Nomination to Council Form Membership of Council - Bye Law...

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Photos of Show Winners 2015

[caption id="attachment_12224" align="alignleft" width="300"] Green Hunter Winner 2015 Carnakilly Finn (ridden by Lisa Hockley) L-R Mr. Tom MacLochlainn (CPBS President), Ride Judge Ms. Phillippa Scott, Judge Mr. Tony Ennis[/caption] [caption id="attachment_12243" align="alignleft" width="300"] Winner of the Filly Foal Class was Malachy Sweeney homebred Ballyconneely Heather, shown here by Malachy brother Terence Sweeney. L-R Ms. Madeleine Beckman and Ms. Finola Nic an Iomaire[/caption] [caption id="attachment_12219" align="alignleft" width="300"] Winner of the Four Year Old Performance Mare Championship kindly sponsored by Horse Sport Ireland , Ms. Valerie Gateau with her four year old mare Queen...

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Show Results 2015

Puissance CompetitionTuesday Results Family Working Hunter Results 2015 Wednesday Results 4 Yr Old Performance Mare Championship Result 2015 Green Hunter Result 2015 Loose Jumping Results 2015 Thursday Results Ring One Class 1- Yearling Colt Class 2 - Yearling Filly Class 3 - Stallion 2 Year Old Class 4 - 2 Year Old Mare Class 5 - 3 Year Old Mare Class 6 - Stallion 3 Year Old Class 7 - Junior Championship Class 8 - Stallion 4-6 Years Class 9 - Stallion 7 years and over Class 10 - Mare 4-5 Years Class 11 - Mare 6-7 Years Class 12 - Mare 8-9 yrs Class 13 - Mare 10-15 yrs Class 14 - Mare 16 yrs and over Class 15 - Progeny Class Class 16 - Visitor Champion Class...

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Change to Wednesday’s Schedule

Please note there is a slight change to Wednesday's schedule. The four year old Performance Mare Final will now commence at 11am. The Green Hunter final will start at 12.30pm and the three year old loose jumping final will start at 2.30pm. Emma Massingale will give an illustrated talk in the Station House Theatre at 4.30pm....

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Council Meeting Report

The Council of the CPBS met last night in the Galway Bay Hotel. A minutes silence was observed in memory of the late Lady Hemphill who passed away since the last meeting. In recent years the ridden and working hunter classes have seen a huge surge in entries and it was agreed to look at the schedule and classes after this year’s show. A slight change in the in-hand judges will see Madeleine Beckmann judge the foal classes in addition to the afternoon classes in Ring One and John Harte...

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Four Year Old Performance Mare Qualifiers

Qualifiers for the four year old Performance Mare Championship took place on Tuesday night in Boswell Equestrian Centre and last night in Creagh Equestrian Centre. Judge, Gabriel Slattery selected ten mares to go through to the final. Horse Sport Ireland is sponsoring a generous prize fund of €5000 for the final. The final will take place on Wednesday 19th August in Clifden at 10am. The following mares qualified for the final:   Pony                                      Owner                                                                                  Points Queen Thiellet                  Valerie Gateau                                                                  116 points Glashina Coiléan               Dawn Breen        ...

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