New chairman announced for Horse Sport Ireland

By Susan Finnerty Photography: Courtesy HSI Horse Sport Ireland, the national body for the Irish Sport Horse industry, has a new chairman with the appointment of Kildare businessman Joe Reynolds. The announcement by the Minister for Agriculture, Michael Creed and Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross was made earlier this month. And in a further […]

SF stallion championships

The 2018 Selle Français championship for two- and three-year-old stallions will take place in Saint-Lô from October 24-27 (see advertisement on facing page). In 2017, the judges awarded Eldorado d’Elle and Falcone Rouge with the French championship titles... Who will wear the crowns this year, selected out of 130 males on the occasion of the […]

Strzegom is the place to be in September

By Agata Grosicka Photography: Katarzyna Broda, Katarzyna Boryna The Polish Association of Young Horses this year organized their various championships in one location and at the same time. On this occasion, from September 20-23, Strzegom in the Lower Silesian region of Poland hosted all three Olympic disciplines: dressage, eventing and showjumping. As it happened, this […]

Alligator Fontaine 1988-2018 RIP

By Bernard Le Courtois/Translation Christopher King It was with great sadness that we announce the death of our stallion Alligator Fontaine. It’s true that he lived to the great old age of 30, but it’s always a difficult moment to say goodbye to a horse that has shared 30 years of your life. Alligator was […]