Carriage Driving Ireland
Promoting the sport of Carriage Driving in Ireland.
Please note that the date of Cuffesgrange has changed to 15th & 16th June. Ballymahon (22nd & 23rd June) will be running as a fun day either that weekend or an alternative - spaces will be limited. The date of Ardfinnan will change also (new date TBC).
UPDATED DATES High Performance team training with Wilf Bowman-Ripley will take place at Moorhill, Brannockstown on the following dates: 23-24 March, 13-14 April & 18-19 May. Priority will be given to drivers intending to travel in 2019 & to those booking all...
There will be three training weekends with Wilf Bowman Ripley again this year: 23rd-24th March, 13th-14th April, 3rd weekend TBC. All weekends will be held at Moorhill. Drivers can register their interest with Terry Logan, Ger Hennessy or Sarah Mullins. Spaces are...
A few announcements: 📣The HSI Carriage Driving AGM will be held on Sunday 20th January in the Kilashee Hotel (not the Keadeen as before) 📣If anybody has a Surrey Carriage, aschool in Carrick on Shannon is looking to rent one for their production of Oklahoma (send a...
November training clinic with JAN DE BOER at Kilcoran (Tipperary Driving Team / Folke and Annika Rohrssen E21D403) on November 10 & 11. There are a few places left but also every member is welcome to come and watch! We will drive singles and pairs, tandem, ponies...
Now that the 2018 season has finished we are looking to the 2019 season. The following dates have been scheduled for HSI and NICDA events: Ardfinnan - 18th & 19th May (TBC); Laney Valley - 1st & 2nd June; Cuffesgrange - 8th & 9th June; Ballymahon - 22nd...
Dressage times for Ballymahon. Please note the times for leaving the marathon field to head up towards the dressage arena - there is only room for one carriage on the boreen so it will be greatly appreciated if drivers can please stick to their times! Cones will be...
Closing date for entries TUESDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 2017 Entries to be sent to: Linda Appelbe Bessfort Ballymahon Co. Longford Tel 0868179175 Email email@example.com Barbeque €10 per ticket please indicate the number of tickets required with entry to facilitate planning...
PICS by Yvonne Harrington FINAL RESULTS All Horses safely are through the Trot Up today at Cuffesgrange. Dressage Timesheet Information for Competitors Competitor List...
Best of luck to the Irish competitors who have travelled to Lowther this week. They are Don Walsh (Intermediate Horse), Eddie Ingram and Richard Logan (both Pony Pairs).
Carriage Driving Events 2019
|Date||Event||Details / Contact||International|
|January||20th||HSI AGM||Kilashee Hotel, Co. Kildare|
|February||25th||NICDA AGM||RFC, Banbridge|
|March||2nd – 3rd||Training with Libby Priest||Mahon Stables, Portadown / David Morrison (0044(0)7733210313)|
|23rd – 24th March||HP Training (Wilf Bowman-Ripley)||Moorhill Farm, Brannockstown / Terry Logan (0044(0)7802750332)|
|13th – 14th||HP Training (Wilf Bowman-Ripley)||Moorhill Farm, Brannockstown / Terry Logan (0044(0)7802750332)|
|13th||2 Phase Event (Dressage & Cones)||Mahon Stables, Portadown / David Morrison (0044(0)7733210313)|
|20th||Indoor Event||Gilford / Edwin Bryson (0044(0)7780986697)|
|27th||2 Phase Event (Dressage & Cones)||Mahon Stables, Portadown / David Morrison (0044(0)7733210313)|
|May||3rd – 5th||Ashfields (BC Nat.)|
|4th – 5th||Loughguile 2DE||Co. Antrim / Billy Lamont (0044(0)7592536305)|
|8th – 12th||Royal Windsor|
|18th – 19th||HP Training (Wilf Bowman-Ripley)||Moorhill Farm, Brannockstown / Terry Logan (0044(0)7802750332)|
|18th – 19th||Ardfinnan (TBC)||Clonmel / John McMahon (0879160583)||Hopetoun (BC Nat.)|
|June||1st||NICDA Club Barndance||Lyons Family|
|1st – 2nd||Laney Valley 2DE||Co. Cork / Martin Spillane (0870665785)|
|8th – 9th||Cuffesgrange 2DE||Co. Kilkenny / Ger Hennessy (0872431413)|
|22nd – 23rd||Ballymahon 2DE||Co. Longford / Linda Appelbe (0868179175) / Alan Crowe (0862233487)|
|27th – 30th||Sandringham|
|29th||Waringstown ODE||Jeffrey Lyons (0044(0)7907555304)|
|July||13th – 14th||Shanes Castle 2DE||Terry Logan (0044(0)7802750332) / Eddie Ingram (0044(0)7976545724)|
|27th – 28th||NI Champs & BC Regional Qualifier (TBC)|
|August||3rd – 4th||Dualla 2DE||Co. Tipperary / Michael Ryan (0866014782)|
|9th – 11th||Lowther|
|17th – 18th||All Ireland Championships & BC Regional Qualifier||Tyan Abbey, Co. Armagh, BT60 4QT|
|31st – 1st||BC Champs, Bywell|
|Sept||11th – 15th||World Horse Pairs Champs|
|14th – 15th||Tandragee 2DE||Alex Bryson (0044(0)7855810582)|
|25th – 29th||World Ponies Champs|