In showjumping, Jason Higgins & Creevyquinn Pearl, and Brendan Murphy & Ecklands Helado, divided the opening leg of the 6yo Irish Sport Horse Studbook Series in the Galway Equestrian Centre on Sunday afternoon.
Creevyquinn Pearl, a mare, owned by Michael Condon, is by Cardento, out of the Corland mare, Fragonda.
Ecklands Helado, a mare, owned by Sandra Duffy, is by Cobra, out of the HHS BR Charlton mare, Annaghmore Charisma.
Brendan Murphy & Immun Ocean Ogara took fourth place in the National Grand Prix, but Michell Kenny’s 4 faults aboard Barcelona (KWPN) dropped her to 10th place of the 54 starters
Barnadown hosts the next leg of both the Stud Book Series and the National Grand Prix in two weeks, as well as the opening leg of the New Heights Series with a prize fund of €12,000.