Our next ride on the 22nd of September is our Nationals, at this event we run 6 classes, with more details in our calendar post. Remember for the Nationals, you are welcome to ride in the competitive classes that you are qualified for, even if you are a non member, however ALL entries must be in by the 12th of September. Check out our calendar page for more details on both events.
This year’s Irish Draught class at National Championships will have a new Perptual Trophy kindly sponsored by Damien and Mary Kenny of Slaneyside Stud.
TWO STALLION NOMINATIONS.
John Cusack has kindly offered a nomination of Clonaslee Captin Cristo which will go to 1st place.
Tim Wilson has kindly offered a nomination of Shenandoah Prince Holly to the top mare on the day.
This class is open to mares, gelding and stallions. All horses must be fully registered and passports must be produced on the day. The class will be run over 20 miles.
Entries will now be accepted up until Tuesday, if you are not in you can’t win!!
The Home Internationals and Celtic Challenge are an annual event held between England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, with each taking a turn hosting the event. This year it takes place in Wales. In the past the team has composed of ILDRA members. This year, Endurance Ireland has kindly been extended an invitation by ILDRA to ride alongside their members as part of the Irish team.
For any of our members who are interested click on the link below for the selection criteria and contact Hannah Catterall for more information.