Archive: 2018

Shane Breen

Breen scores Ireland’s third win in 24 hours

RED MILLS rider Shane Breen last night (Thursday) scored Ireland’s third win in the space of 24 hours at the London International Horse Show in Olympia. Breen came out on…

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Edwina Tops Alexander wins LGCT Super Grand Prix Stunner

Edwina Tops Alexander wins LGCT Super Grand Prix Stunner

RED MILLS Rider Edwina Tops-Alexander and California faced down phenomenal pressure to win the first-ever Longines Global Champions Tour Super Grand Prix as runner up Ludger Beerbaum declared the new…

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RED MILLS riders get set to compete on the world stage

RED MILLS riders get set to compete on the world stage

Showjumping has been treated to a new concept this year with unprecedented prize money on offer. Individual Longines Global Champions Tour riders and GCL teams have fought all season for…

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Ursula XII retires from Competition

Ursula XII retires from Competition

Scott Brash yesterday announced the retirement of his wonder-mare Ursula XII after finishing in 6th place in the CSI5* Rolex Grand Prix of Geneva. On Facebook, Scott posted: “Our day…

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RED MILLS Riders on top form last weekend

RED MILLS Riders on top form last weekend

RED MILLS riders were in flying form last weekend. There were fantastic results posted from all around the globe including: The Longines Masters in Paris, France Sweden International Horse Show…

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Bertram Allen claims Dutch Grand Prix win in Maastricht

Bertram Allen claims Dutch Grand Prix win in Maastricht

Wexford’s Bertram Allen has secured an excellent victory in today’s (Sunday) four-star Longines Trophy Grand Prix at Maastricht in The Netherlands, coming out on top with the 12-year-old grey gelding…

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Billy Twomey makes winning start in Stuttgart with  Ardcolum Duke

Billy Twomey makes winning start in Stuttgart with Ardcolum Duke

Today’s (Thursday) opening day of the five-star Stuttgart German Masters has seen Cork’s Billy Twomey take victory in the Prize of Bardusch 1m45 two phase competition. Riding the Joe Flynn-owned…

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RED MILLS, EVENTING

Fourth place finish for Irish Eventing team in Boekelo Nations Cup while Sam Watson scores top 10 finish individually

The Irish Eventing team, which included two riders from the silver medal winning squad at the World Equestrian Games, have continued their impressive international form with a fourth place finish…

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Cathal Daniels Millstreet

Horse Sport Ireland Announces Selections for the WBFSH World Breeding Eventing Championships for Young Horses 2018 at Le Lion d’Angers

Horse Sport Ireland have announced the combinations that have been selected to travel to the FEI WBFSH World Breeding Eventing Championships for Young Horses 2018. The Championships take place at…

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Irish Show Jumping squad named for Nations Cup World Final in Barcelona

Irish Show Jumping squad named for Nations Cup World Final in Barcelona

Irish Show Jumping team manager Rodrigo Pessoa has named his squad for this weekend’s Longines FEI Nations Cup World Final, which takes place at the Real Club de Polo in…

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Back-to-back Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix Titles for Connors

Back-to-back Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix Titles for Connors

Banteer Gymkhana was the location of the RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix final last weekend. Course designer Tom Holden set a full up 1.35m track for the 37 starters, with…

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Irish superstars among world’s biggest equine airlift for FEI World Equestrian Games Tryon 2018

Irish superstars among world’s biggest equine airlift for FEI World Equestrian Games Tryon 2018

The largest commercial airlift of horses ever undertaken in the history of horse sport has begun ahead of the FEI World Equestrian Games™ Tryon 2018, which get underway in North…

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Podium finish for Irish Eventing team in Millstreet Nations Cup

Podium finish for Irish Eventing team in Millstreet Nations Cup

The FEI Eventing Nations Cup in Millstreet, Ireland ended with a victory for France, with Great Britain settling for second and Ireland cruising to an easy third place. Olympic champions…

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Kilkenny club wins Connolly’s Red Mills team dressage title

Kilkenny club wins Connolly’s Red Mills team dressage title

Thomastown & District Riding Club had an impressive winning margin over their opposition when they won the Connolly’s Red Mills Team Championship at the AIRC National Dressage Championships last Sunday.…

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Cathal Daniels Millstreet

Irish Eventing team named for this weekend’s FEI Nations Cup at Millstreet International Horse Trials

Irish Eventing team named for this weekend’s FEI Nations Cup at Millstreet International Horse Trials Irish Eventing team manager Sally Corscadden has named her team for this week’s FEI Eventing…

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Millstreet Eventing

Millstreet FEI Eventing Nations Cup Presented by Connolly’s RED MILLS

With Millstreet International Horse Show CSI2* well underway, the countdown to next week’s Millstreet International Horse Trials continues and The Duggan Family and the Organising Committee are delighted to announce…

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Harry Allen joins forces with Connolly’s RED MILLS & Foran Equine

Harry Allen joins forces with Connolly’s RED MILLS & Foran Equine

Connolly’s RED MILLS and Foran Equine are delighted to announce Harry Allen as our newest Brand Ambassador. Harry is certainly one to watch for the future. The county Wexford native…

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Connolly’s RED MILLS join forces with Irish EBF  to Sponsor Auction Hurdle Series

Connolly’s RED MILLS join forces with Irish EBF to Sponsor Auction Hurdle Series

Irish European Breeders’ Fund today announced Connolly’s RED MILLS as co-sponsor of the Irish EBF National Hunt Auction Hurdle Series that will run from September 2018 until April 2019. The…

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Horse Sport Ireland to send 16 athletes to represent Ireland at 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games at Tryon USA

Horse Sport Ireland to send 16 athletes to represent Ireland at 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games at Tryon USA

With exactly five weeks to go before the start of the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games at North Carolina in the USA, Horse Sport Ireland today (Tuesday) held at press…

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Irish Show Jumping team named for Friday’s Aga Khan at the Dublin Horse Show

Irish Show Jumping team named for Friday’s Aga Khan at the Dublin Horse Show

With just six days to go before the start of the Dublin Horse Show at the RDS, Irish Show Jumping team manager Rodrigo Pessoa has named his four team members…

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Irish riders win big at Camphire International Horse Trials in Co Waterford as Cathal Daniels and Padraig McCarthy come out on top

Irish riders win big at Camphire International Horse Trials in Co Waterford as Cathal Daniels and Padraig McCarthy come out on top

Irish Eventing riders have claimed victory in the two biggest competitions on offer at this weekend’s Camphire International Horse Trials in Co Waterford. Galway’s Cathal Daniels climbed from overnight second…

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Magnificent Ireland win Battle of Britain as Longines FEI Nations Cup at Hickstead serves up a thriller

Magnificent Ireland win Battle of Britain as Longines FEI Nations Cup at Hickstead serves up a thriller

The Irish Show Jumping team have claimed a stunning victory in today’s Longines FEI Nations Cup of Britain at Hickstead, with the result moving Ireland up to third place on…

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Irish Show Jumping squad named for Sunday’s  round of Longines FEI Nations Cup series at Hickstead

Irish Show Jumping squad named for Sunday’s round of Longines FEI Nations Cup series at Hickstead

Following a runner-up finish in their last points-scoring outing at Falsterbo in Sweden, the Irish Show Jumping team will bid to make another step towards the 2018 Longines FEI Nations…

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Bloomfield Waterfall crowned Connolly’s RED MILLS Champion of Champions

Bloomfield Waterfall crowned Connolly’s RED MILLS Champion of Champions

After eight hotly contested qualifiers around the country at which a max of 3 horses could qualify at each it was time for the Connolly’s RED MILLS Champion of Champions…

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RED MILLS Rider Dermott Lennon wins TRM/HSI New Heights Champions Series at Tattersalls

RED MILLS Rider Dermott Lennon wins TRM/HSI New Heights Champions Series at Tattersalls

Co Down’s Dermott Lennon has won yesterday’s (Sunday) fifth round of the TRM/Horse Sport Ireland New Heights Champions Series at Tattersalls Show in Co Meath. Riding Victoria Loane’s 12-year-old gelding…

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RED MILLS Riders Heading To World Equestrian Games

RED MILLS Riders Heading To World Equestrian Games

Horse Sport Ireland Eventing Team Manager Sally Corscadden has announced the Irish Eventing squad and reserves for the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games which take place in Tryon, North Carolina…

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Gladiators Reign Supreme in Breathtaking GCL Monaco

Gladiators Reign Supreme in Breathtaking GCL Monaco

Photo: GCL / Stefano Grasso Constant Van Paesschen and Marlon Zanotelli of the Rome Gladiators made a meteoric rise up the overall GCL rankings today in Monaco, after the duo secured…

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Dream Win for Breen in Dazzling LGCT Monaco

Dream Win for Breen in Dazzling LGCT Monaco

Photo: LGCT / Stefano Grasso Ireland’s Shane Breen took the biggest win of his career and dashed Alberto Zorzi’s (ITA) hopes of a back-to-back Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix…

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Shane Breen stars at the head of RED MILLS Hickstead success

Shane Breen stars at the head of RED MILLS Hickstead success

Shane Breen has had a fantastic competition at Hickstead Derby Meeting, heading up a RED MILLS takeover with 34 top ten placings over the four-day show. The results came rolling…

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Connolly’s RED MILLS Sponsorship of the Under 12 Eventing Championships Launched

Connolly’s RED MILLS Sponsorship of the Under 12 Eventing Championships Launched

Connolly’s RED MILLS have been great supporters of the Irish Pony Club down through the years and this year they extended their generous sponsorship to include the new Under 12…

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Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix Back for a Ninth Year

Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix Back for a Ninth Year

The Munster Region of Showjumping Ireland today confirmed that Connolly’s RED MILLS will continue their sponsorship of the Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix League. Photo: 2017 Connolly’s RED MILLS…

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Dignitaries and riders hail “great” Shanghai Longines Global Champions Tour

Dignitaries and riders hail “great” Shanghai Longines Global Champions Tour

The impact of the Longines Global Champions Tour on equestrianism in China was the hot topic on the eve of the 5th edition of the event in the buzzing metropolis…

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Stars of Show Jumping Light up Shanghai LGCT

Stars of Show Jumping Light up Shanghai LGCT

Photo: LGCT / Stefano Grasso The already intense 2018 Longines Global Champions Tour ranking battle could be in for a major shake up, as reigning LGCT title holder Harrie Smolders…

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Tops-Alexander triumphs in Miami Beach but Brash holds LGCT Ranking Lead

Tops-Alexander triumphs in Miami Beach but Brash holds LGCT Ranking Lead

Edwina Tops-Alexander (AUS) reigned victorious at the Longines Global Champions Tour of Grand Prix of Miami Beach triggering the prospect of a thrilling contest with current ranking leader Scott Brash…

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Monaco Aces Lead the Charge at GCL Miami Beach

Monaco Aces Lead the Charge at GCL Miami Beach

The first round of GCL Miami Beach kicked off with the Monaco Aces’ formidable duo of Jerome Guery and Julian Epaillard taking an early lead at the spectacular US destination.…

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US and International Stars In Action At Breathtaking LGCT Miami Beach

US and International Stars In Action At Breathtaking LGCT Miami Beach

The ground-breaking venue of Miami Beach will see a tantalising line up of the stars of show jumping as top sport plays out over three days on the shores of…

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RED MILLS and Foran Equine Ambassador Scott Brash and Superstar Ursula XII in Phenomenal LGCT of Mexico City Win

RED MILLS and Foran Equine Ambassador Scott Brash and Superstar Ursula XII in Phenomenal LGCT of Mexico City Win

Scott Brash and his superstar 17-year-old mare Ursula XII won the opening LGCT Grand Prix of 2018 in phenomenal style, becoming the first athlete to qualify for the new Longines…

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Bumper Crowds & Style Galore at Gowran on RED MILLS Day As Jessica Harrington Lands Both RED MILLS Hurdle & Chase

Bumper Crowds & Style Galore at Gowran on RED MILLS Day As Jessica Harrington Lands Both RED MILLS Hurdle & Chase

Our Duke – winner of the 2018 RED MILLS Chase  Both the RED MILLS Hurdle and the RED MILLS Chase went the way of Gold Cup winning trainer Jessica Harrington…

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Fascinating Clash Of Douvan And Our Duke On The Cards For RED MILLS Day at Gowran Park On Saturday

Fascinating Clash Of Douvan And Our Duke On The Cards For RED MILLS Day at Gowran Park On Saturday

Douvan’s name was among the pleasant surprises as the entries for the Grade 2 Red Mills Chase at Gowran Park on Saturday were revealed this afternoon.   Absent since losing…

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Connolly’S RED MILLS continue Spring Tour Sponsorship

Connolly’S RED MILLS continue Spring Tour Sponsorship

The Showjumpers Club are delighted to announce that Connolly’s RED MILLS have continued their long standing Sponsorship of the Spring Tour which gets underway again this year at JAG Equestrian Centre on February 11th. This…

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RED MILLS Country Style Stakes Launched at Gowran Racecourse

RED MILLS Country Style Stakes Launched at Gowran Racecourse

Connolly’s RED MILLS and Gowran Park have launched the REDMILLSstore.ie Country Living Style Event which will take place on RED MILLS Raceday on 17th February at Gowran Park Racecourse. Jockey Kate Harrington and…

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ITBA Expo ’18 in partnership with Connolly’s RED MILLS

ITBA Expo ’18 in partnership with Connolly’s RED MILLS

The ITBA Expo ‘18 will take place at Goffs on 26th & 27th January in partnership with Connolly’s RED MILLS. This FREE Event is the Only Equine Event of its kind in…

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