Carriage Driving Ireland
Promoting the sport of Carriage Driving in Ireland.
⚠️Don't forget entries for Laney Valley close today. Contact Martin on 0870665785 to enter.⚠️
The next weekend of training with Jan de Boer has been confirmed for the weekend of 30th June 2018 at Kilcoran, Cahir (with a possible change to Moorhill in the event of bad weather conditions). Anyone interested in participating, please contact Folke by 20th June....
REMINDER! Laney Valley entries close on Tuesday 5th June. Please contact Martin Spillane to enter. Please see Laney Valley schedule for full information.
Laney Valley two-day event will be held on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th June. The schedule can be viewed here: Laney Valley
We are delighted to announce that Irish Ferries are offering a special discount deal for competitors travelling to Ireland for the All Ireland Championships (incorporating FEI2* driving event and British Carriagedriving qualifier). Details on the rates and how to book...
BREAKING NEWS! FEI2* driving event to be held at Cuffesgrange this August. "I am very happy to announce that we will be hosting an FEI2* Carriage Driving Event. This is the first time that Ireland has hosted an International Carriage Driving event and it will be held...
Unfortunately, due the the recent rain, Mitchelstown event (12th - 13th May) has been cancelled. Thanks to everyone who put efforts into getting this new event on the calendar. Hopefully it will return next year.
The second High Performance training weekend with Wilf Bowman-Ripley is being held at Moorhill in Kildare this weekend. There will be singles, pairs and team drivers receiving training and sessions run all day both days so there is plenty to see for anyone who wants...
The National Championships Organising Committee are pleased to announce that the 2018 All Ireland Championships will be held as a three-day event with dressage to be held on the Friday afternoon and early evening. A full, updated schedule will follow.
The updated calendar for 2018 can be found here: 2018 EVENT CALENDAR
Carriage Driving Events 2018
|Date||Event||Details / Contact||International|
|February||18th||HSI AGM||Keadeen Hotel, Newbridge, Co. Kildare|
|21st||NICDA AGM||Meadows Equestrian Centre|
|24th – 25th||Training (Jan de Boor)||Cahir / Folke Rohrrsen (0862597280)|
|March||24th – 25th||HP Training (Wilf Bowman-Ripley)||Moorhill Farm / Terry Logan (0044(0)7802750332)|
|April||7th – 8th||HP Training (Wilf Bowman-Ripley)||Moorhill Farm / Terry Logan (0044(0)7802750332)|
|May||4th – 6th||Ashfield (BC Nat.)|
|12th – 13th||Royal Windsor|
|19th – 20th||HP Training (Wilf Bowman-Ripley)||Moorhill Farm / Terry Logan (0044(0)7802750332)|
|24th – 27th||Hopetoun (BC Nat.)|
|June||2nd – 3rd|
|9th – 10th||Laney Valley||Martin Spillane (0870665785)|
|9th||Tandragee||Lewis Black (0044(0)7801898299)|
|15th – 17th||Cricklands (BC Nat.)|
|23rd – 24th||Bobstock, Toomebridge||Robert McNeill (0044(0)7802631252)|
|30th – 1st||Sandringham (BC Nat.)|
|July||7th – 8th||Shanes Castle||Terry Logan (0044(0)7802750332) / Eddie Ingram (0044(0)7976545724)|
|14th – 15th|
|21st – 22nd|
|28th – 29th||NI Champs & BC Regional Qualifier||Waringstown / Billy McCombe (0044(0)7968144202) / Lewis Black (0044(0)7801898299)|
|August||4th – 5th||Dualla||Michael Ryan (0866014782)|
|10th – 12th||Lowther (BC Nat.)|
|18th – 19th|
|24th – 26th||All Ireland Champs & FEI2*||Cuffesgrange / Ger Hennessy (0872431413)|
|28th – 2nd||Horse Singles & Para World Champs,
|Sept||1st – 2nd|
|8th – 9th||Ballymahon||Linda Appelbe (0868179175) / Alan Crowe (0862233487)|
|14th – 16th||BC Champs (Cricklands)|