Times and groups are as follows Sunday 21st April, 2019, Barnadown Showjumping, Gorey, Co.Wexford. Please be tacked up and ready 15 mins before your lesson so we can start on schedule. Don’t forget the usual correct standard hat & body protectors.
10am Conor Roche, Hannah Willis, Ava Dowley, Shannon O’Connor
11am Amy Lambert, Tegan Veitch, Lauren Reck, Emma Kehoe
Fantastic opportunity to have a lesson with renowned FEI coach Taylor Vard. Taylor, himself a gold medalist in his pony days for Ireland and competes regularly at on the Show Jumping Circuit.
For the past number of years, Taylor has been part of the High Performance Committee with Horse Sport Ireland & Showjumping Ireland, working alongside Team Managers, Robert Splaine and Rodrigo Pessoa. Highlights for Taylor, as part of the High Performance Committee have been:
– London Olympics 2012 with Billy Twomey and Cian O’Connor, where Cian won the Bronze Medal for Ireland.
– Team Ireland winning the Aga Khan Cup in 2012 and 2015.
– Team Ireland winning the European Championships 2017 in Gothenburg and also taking the Individual Bronze Medal.
– Team Ireland winning numerous Nations Cups and Grands Prix with our world class Irish riders.
He was also the Chef d’Équipe of the winning Irish team at the Nations Cup Horse Show in Lisbon 2018 and with such amazing horse riders.
Date is Easter Sunday, 21st April by kind permission of Felicity & Maurice Cousins, Barnadown Showjumping, Gorey, Co.Wexford. Booking through our website, limited places so don’t miss out and book now. €30 Island PC members €35 for guest PC’s. For more info contact Grace on 086 8055071 or email Island@irishponyclub.ie. Entries through our entries page, close date extended to April 19th at 8pm.