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The luck of the Irish held fast for a second year in New Albany, Ohio on Sunday afternoon as Ireland’s Conor Swail and his 9-year-old chestnut gelding Simba de La Roque won the 2015 $125,000 New Albany Classic Invitational Grand Prix CSI2*. Swail emerged from an eight rider jump-off to win the Grand Prix and Authentic Cup […]
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Entries CSIO BEL Belgium Chef d’Equipe: Dirk Demeersman DEVOS, Pieter 45 Claire (YH), 46 Dream Of India Greenfield, 47 Dylano, 48 Equipharma Dax van d’Abdijhoeve GUERY, Jerome 149 Chillipepper, 150 Instit de Jucaso (YH), 151 Papillon Z, 152 Zojasper LANSINK, Jos 253 Ensor de Litrange LXII, 254 For Cento, 255 Go Easy de Muze, 256 […]
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Calgary, AB, Canada – It is always difficult to get a win in the International Ring at Spruce Meadows with many of the world’s top horses and riders competing. It is even harder to win back-to-back competitions in one day, but that is exactly what Ireland’s Conor Swail did on Thursday of the 2015 ‘North […]
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Continuing Wednesday’s competition at Spruce Meadows, the $34,000 ATCO Energy Solutions Cup saw 38 entries compete over a 1.50m speed track set by course designer Santiago Varela. In his first trip ever to Spruce Meadows, Chile’s Samuel Parot jumped to victory aboard his own Couscous van Orti, a 13-year-old Belgian Warmblood gelding (Nabab de Reve […]
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Francois Mathy got a win for Belgium in Saturday’s international show jumping competition at Spruce Meadows. Riding the 12-year-old Selle Francais mare, Polinska des Isles (Diamant de Semilly x Valespoir Malabry), Mathy topped a three-horse jump-off to win the $85,000 Repsol Cup 1.50m in a field of 63 starters. USA’s Georgina Bloomberg and Caleno 3 […]
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