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History made as Michael Pender becomes youngest ever winner of the Hickstead Derby

History made as Michael Pender becomes youngest ever winner of the Hickstead Derby

A magnificent performance today (Sunday) from 19-year-old Michael Pender from Co Kildare, has seen him crowned the youngest ever winner in the 59-year history of the the world famous Hickstead…

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Showjumping Ireland Announces Connolly’s RED MILLS as National Training Bursary Sponsor

Showjumping Ireland Announces Connolly’s RED MILLS as National Training Bursary Sponsor

Showjumping Ireland and Connolly’s RED MILS today launched the 2019 RED MILLS National Training Bursary Training at Marion Hughes stud in Kilkenny. The RED MILLS National Training Bursary Clinic is…

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Irish ‘Dream Team’ score second Nations Cup win in the space of a week

Irish ‘Dream Team’ score second Nations Cup win in the space of a week

The Irish Show Jumping team of Jenny Rankin, Aidan Killeen, Susan Fitzpatrick and Ger O’Neill, managed by Taylor Vard, have scored their second Nations Cup win in the space of…

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Showing Ireland Launches 2019 Connolly’s RED MILLS Supreme Champion of Champions

Showing Ireland Launches 2019 Connolly’s RED MILLS Supreme Champion of Champions

Showing Ireland, the Association for Show Horses in Ireland has launched the second renewal of the Connolly’s RED MILLS Champion of Champions, which will take place at Tattersalls Show on…

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Shane Breen claims win on final day at Royal Windsor

Shane Breen claims win on final day at Royal Windsor

Tipperary’s Shane Breen completed a successful few days at five-star Royal Windsor Horse Show in the UK, by winning the Manama Rose Show Stakes. Breen was riding the Team Z7-owned…

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Impressive results for Irish trio at Chatsworth International Horse Trials

Impressive results for Irish trio at Chatsworth International Horse Trials

Irish Eventing riders produced some excellent performances at this weekend’s Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials in the UK, with Irish Sport Horses once again taking many of the…

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Superb podium finish in Windsor for RED MILLS rider Heike Holstein

Superb podium finish in Windsor for RED MILLS rider Heike Holstein

Ireland’s Heike Holstein and the 10-year-old Irish-bred mare Sambuca have recorded an excellent third place finish in Friday’s four-star Al Shira’aa-sponsored Grand Prix Freestyle to Music at Royal Windsor show…

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Impressive Ireland beat Europe’s best to win French U18 Nations Cup

Impressive Ireland beat Europe’s best to win French U18 Nations Cup

The Irish U18 (Junior) Show Jumping team produced an excellent performance on Friday, to finish as convincing winners of the FEI Nations Cup at Fontainebleau in France. The Irish team,…

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Capt Brian Cournane claims fifth place finish in $400,000 Longines Masters of New York Grand Prix

Capt Brian Cournane claims fifth place finish in $400,000 Longines Masters of New York Grand Prix

An impressive performance from Kerry-born Capt Brian Cournane and the 11-year-old gelding Dino, saw them score a fifth place finish in tonight’s (Sunday) lucrative $400,000 five-star Longines Masters of New…

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Full entries revealed for opening three days of the 2019 Punchestown Festival

Full entries revealed for opening three days of the 2019 Punchestown Festival

Al Boum Photo and Kemboy set for Punchestown showdown  in Coral Punchestown Gold Cup Full entries revealed for opening three days of the 2019 Punchestown Festival including the Grade 1…

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Sam Watson beats overseas challengers to win feature at Ballindenisk International

Sam Watson beats overseas challengers to win feature at Ballindenisk International

Ireland’s 2018 World Equestrian Games Eventing team silver medalist Sam Watson has added another major title to his collection, after claiming a hugely impressive win today (Sunday) in the feature…

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A-List Line-Up for Magical LGCT Miami Beach

A-List Line-Up for Magical LGCT Miami Beach

Photo: LGCT / Stefano Grasso Fresh from an electric leg in Mexico City, the Longines Global Champions Tour heads to the breathtaking destination of Miami Beach, with a formidable line-up…

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Irish off to good start in Mexico as Bertram Allen leads the way

Irish off to good start in Mexico as Bertram Allen leads the way

Irish riders were in excellent form on the opening day of the five-star fixture in Mexico City yesterday (Thursday), where Bertram Allen has helped Valkenswaard United into the lead following…

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Quakerstown Point to Point and Easter Country Festival

Quakerstown Point to Point and Easter Country Festival

Quakerstown Point-to-Point and Easter Country Festival, under the auspices of the Co Clare Hunt will take place in Quakerstown, Boston, Co Clare on Easter Sunday, the 21st April 2019. The…

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NSBA RED MILLS Championships launched

NSBA RED MILLS Championships launched

Saturday June 8th will be the second year of one of the largest sheep events in Ireland. Held at Cillín Hill Mart in Kilkenny and with Connolly’s RED MILLS as…

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One eyed wonder claims the Connolly’s RED MILLS Advanced Intermediate title

One eyed wonder claims the Connolly’s RED MILLS Advanced Intermediate title

Advanced Intermediate Winner Kate O’Shea with Peter Flanagan of Connolly’s RED MILLS Kate O’Shea riding her one-eyed wonder, Send Me On, won the Advanced Intermediate championship at the Connolly’s RED…

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Trainer Richard Gibson records a historic first race win at Conghua Racecourse

Trainer Richard Gibson records a historic first race win at Conghua Racecourse

The Hong Kong Jockey Club’s Conghua Racecourse is based on a 150-hectare site in Guangdong province, China. The facility has four tracks – one turf, two dirt and an uphill…

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David Blake and Keoki (Photo: Helen Cruden)

David Blake claims fifth place finish in Florida’s $500,000 Rolex Grand Prix

The final Grand Prix of the 2019 Winter Equestrian Festival in Florida saw RED MILLS Rider David Blake continue his excellent form, claiming a fifth place finish in the $500,000…

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Top eight Grand Prix finish for Holstein

Top eight Grand Prix finish for Holstein

Heike Holstein and Sambuca preparing for their trip to Dortmund RED MILLS riders continued their fantastic run of form posting impressive results around the globe including Dortmund in Germany, Vilamoura…

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Bertram Allen gallops to five-star win in Qatar

Bertram Allen gallops to five-star win in Qatar

A stunning jump-off performance from RED MILLS and Foran Equine rider Bertram Allen and the 11-year-old stallion GK Casper, seen them take victory in Friday’s feature competition at the five-star…

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Breen storms to victory in Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Breen storms to victory in Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

It was another successful weekend for RED MILLS Riders with excellent results around the globe. Shane Breen and Team Z7’s Laith scored a commanding win in Friday’s CSI2* Grand Prix…

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Amazing Aird adds new talent to Team Connolly’s RED MILLS

Amazing Aird adds new talent to Team Connolly’s RED MILLS

Global equine nutrition company Connolly’s RED MILLS welcome multi-talented Kirsty Aird to their team of RED MILLS Riders. From newcomers to natives, working hunters to ridden heavy horses, Kirsty specialises…

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Red Hot RED MILLS Day

Red Hot RED MILLS Day

RED MILLS Day was red hot in every way on Saturday in Gowran Park. The crowds turned out in their thousands for what has become a “must do” day in…

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Allen storms to victory in Hong Kong

Allen storms to victory in Hong Kong

Bertram Allen guided Christy Jnr to victory in Saturday’s Longines Speed Challenge. It was Allen’s second time winning this competition after he also came out on top in 2016 with…

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Gold Cup entry Monalee heads a select field for RED MILLS Chase

Gold Cup entry Monalee heads a select field for RED MILLS Chase

The Henry de Bromhead-trained Monalee will ramp up his preparations for the Cheltenham Festival when taking on three high class rivals in the Grade 2 RED MILLS Chase at Gowran…

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Anibale Fly set for Gowran Park as Martin eyes another Gold Cup bid

Anibale Fly set for Gowran Park as Martin eyes another Gold Cup bid

Trainer Tony Martin has confirmed Anibale Fly on course for the Grade 2 Red Mills Chase at Gowran Park this Saturday. The Meath-based trainer been forced to miss some intended…

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Presenting Percy On Track for RED MILLS Day at Gowran

Presenting Percy On Track for RED MILLS Day at Gowran

Cheltenham Gold Cup favourite Presenting Percy heads an initial entry of eight for the Grade 2 RED MILLS Chase at Gowran Park this Saturday. Following his victorious return to action…

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Percy on track for red hot RED MILLS

Percy on track for red hot RED MILLS

Presenting Percy is on track to light up Gowran Park once again as he heads a stellar cast of eight entries for a high-class renewal of the RED MILLS  Chase…

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Major Prize-money Boost for RED MILLS Hurdle & Chase

Major Prize-money Boost for RED MILLS Hurdle & Chase

Gowran Park today announced a major prize-money boost for the RED MILLS Hurdle and RED MILLS Chase which will take place on RED MILLS Raceday at Gowran Park Saturday 16th…

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IT Carlow Marketing Students Give Connolly’s RED MILLS  Food For Thought in International Marketing Project

IT Carlow Marketing Students Give Connolly’s RED MILLS Food For Thought in International Marketing Project

Melanie Mynhardt, a 4th Year marketing student at Institute of Technology Carlow, was recently awarded a six-week internship with international animal feeds exporter Connolly’s RED MILLS, following a collaboration between…

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RED MILLS Winter Racing Style Event Launched at Gowran Racecourse

RED MILLS Winter Racing Style Event Launched at Gowran Racecourse

Connolly’s RED MILLS and Gowran Park have launched the REDMILLSstore.ie Winter Racing Style Event which will take place on RED MILLS Raceday on 16th February at Gowran Park Racecourse. Kilkenny…

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Alex Bragg Joins Team Connolly’s RED MILLS

Alex Bragg Joins Team Connolly’s RED MILLS

Global equine nutrition company Connolly’s RED MILLS welcome one of Britain’s best event riders, Alex Bragg, to their team of RED MILLS Riders   Alex and wife Simmone together run…

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€75,000 RED MILLS Irish EBF Auction Series Final  Announced for Punchestown Festival

€75,000 RED MILLS Irish EBF Auction Series Final Announced for Punchestown Festival

RED MILLS Irish EBF Auction Hurdle Series Final  Will take place on Gold Cup Day at the Punchestown Festival Irish European Breeders’ Fund and Connolly’s RED MILLS today announced that…

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Bertram Allen drives away in a new car at CSI Basel

Bertram Allen drives away in a new car at CSI Basel

RED MILLS Riders were on top form this weekend with wins in Belgium, Switzerland and Ireland. Bertram Allen has gotten 2019 off to a brilliant start at CSI 5* Basel.…

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Breen wins at Al Shira’aa International Horse Show

Breen wins at Al Shira’aa International Horse Show

Shane Breen’s winning streak continues off the back of a very successful Christmas taking the Liverpool International Horse Show Grand Prix on New years Eve. Shane riding the 13-year-old stallion…

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RED MILLS rider Shane Breen wins Liverpool International Grand Prix

It was a fitting end to a brilliant year for RED MILLS rider Shane Breen, winning the four-star Grand Prix at Liverpool International Horse Show on New Year’s Eve, with…

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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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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 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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RED MILLS Riders honoured at the 22nd Annual Irish Showjumping Awards Gala

RED MILLS Riders honoured at the 22nd Annual Irish Showjumping Awards Gala

Saturday night at Kilashee House Hotel was a gathering of the who’s who of Irish Showjumping. The night kicked off with Sven Hadley being presented with his award for Connolly’s…

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Connolly’s RED MILLS Announced as ITBA Expo 2018 Partner

Connolly’s RED MILLS Announced as ITBA Expo 2018 Partner

The Irish Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association today announced Connolly’s RED MILLS as partner for ITBA Expo 2018, which will take place at the Goffs Complex, 26th & 27th January. Connolly’s RED MILLS, an…

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Up The Yard 2017 – Celebrating Stable and Stud Staff at Punchestown

Up The Yard 2017 – Celebrating Stable and Stud Staff at Punchestown

  The ‘Up The Yard Race Day’ will take place on the first day of the 2017 Punchestown Winter Festival, tomorrow, Saturday 18th November, at Punchestown Racecourse. This event is in…

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Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Championship

Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Championship

    Nicole Pavitt continued her domination of the Connolly’s RED MILLS Senior Newcomers Championship with a polished performance at the Horse of the Year Show. Nicole who qualified 3…

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Francis Connors crowned 2017 Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league champion while Tholm Keane wins final leg at Banteer

Francis Connors crowned 2017 Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league champion while Tholm Keane wins final leg at Banteer

Co Waterford’s Francis Connors has been crowned Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league champion for the fourth time in the last five years, the Kill native topping the league…

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Irish Breeders Classic Victory for Ger O’Neill and Columbcille Gypsy

Irish Breeders Classic Victory for Ger O’Neill and Columbcille Gypsy

  The Irish Breeders Classic took place at Barnadown Equestrian, Co. Wexford from Thursday, 31st August to Sunday, 3rd September. The illustrious Irish Breeders Classic final was held on the Sunday after…

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Irish Breeders Classic Continues to Create Demand for Irish Horses

Irish Breeders Classic Continues to Create Demand for Irish Horses

Connolly’s RED MILLS continue their sponsorship of the Irish Breeders Classic, which starts at Barnadown Equestrian Centre in Co Wexford tomorrow (Thursday) Aug 31st and runs to Sunday September 3rd…

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Battle for 2017 Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix League to Reach Conclusion at Banteer

Battle for 2017 Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix League to Reach Conclusion at Banteer

Just one more round remains in the 2017 Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league, with the overall title still hanging in the balance after 14 fascinating rounds of jumping…

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Beautiful Red wins final in fitting end to Connolly’s RED MILLS competition at the Dublin Horse Show

Beautiful Red wins final in fitting end to Connolly’s RED MILLS competition at the Dublin Horse Show

Following two qualifiers on Wednesday and Friday, the top 26 combinations from Ireland and abroad took their place in the RDS main arena for the Connolly’s RED MILLS final.  Dutch…

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Connolly’s RED MILLS 7 & 8 Year Old International Competition

Connolly’s RED MILLS 7 & 8 Year Old International Competition

The 2017 Dublin Horse Show kicks off at the RDS in Ballsbridge today (Wednesday) where one of the highlights will be the Connolly’s RED MILLS 7 & 8-year-old international competition…

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Wins for Paddy O’Donnell and Jessica Burke in Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league

Wins for Paddy O’Donnell and Jessica Burke in Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league

A double bill of action last weekend in the Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league saw victories for Waterford’s Paddy O’Donnell in Dungarvan and Galway’s Jessica Burke at Maryville in…

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Connolly’s RED MILLS & The Irish Field Breeder of the Month Award Winners 2016-2017

Connolly’s RED MILLS & The Irish Field Breeder of the Month Award Winners 2016-2017

June 2016 My Dream Boat – bred by Patrick Monahan This is the horse who made money for everyone except his breeder. Sold privately for only €3500 as a weanling…

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Irish Eventing team named for this weekend’s Aachen Nations Cup in Germany

Irish Eventing team named for this weekend’s Aachen Nations Cup in Germany

Irish Eventing Team Manager Sally Corscadden has announced the Irish team for this weekend’s FEI Nations Cup Eventing at Aachen in Germany. The Irish team is as follows: Joseph Murphy with…

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Waterford’s Francis Connors wins Newcastle West round of Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league

Waterford’s Francis Connors wins Newcastle West round of Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league

Waterford’s Francis Connors and Tipperary’s Liam O’Meara dominated the 10th round of the Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league at Newcastle West in Co Limerick today (Sunday), between them…

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Cunningham wins back Connolly’s RED MILLS Open Title

Cunningham wins back Connolly’s RED MILLS Open Title

An impressive performance from Sally Cunningham saw the Tara Hill rider reclaim the Open and Advanced Open title, which she last won in 2015, at the Connolly’s RED MILLS National…

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Double delight for Wexford club in the Derby Ring at Connolly’s RED MILLS Championships

Double delight for Wexford club in the Derby Ring at Connolly’s RED MILLS Championships

Carne Riding Club won two of the three derby competitions at the Connolly’s RED MILLS National Show Jumping Championships at Mullingar Equestrian Centre last Sunday. Sue Corish claimed the first…

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Countdown to Dublin Horse Show

Countdown to Dublin Horse Show

After four hugely competitive qualifiers held at Barnadown, The Meadows, Mullingar and Maryville, 20 qualified combinations for the 2017 Connolly’s RED MILLS 7 & 8 year old International competition at…

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Press Release: Connolly’s RED MILLS to Support Millstreet 2017

Press Release: Connolly’s RED MILLS to Support Millstreet 2017

This is the first time that the combined Championships, which take place from 19th – 23rd July have been held in Ireland and the fine summer weather has allowed preparations to remain…

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Liam O’Meara and Ger O’Neill score wins on busy weekend of Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league action

Liam O’Meara and Ger O’Neill score wins on busy weekend of Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league action

A double bill of Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league action at the weekend saw Liam O’Meara win at West Clare, while Ger O’Neill came out on top at…

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Adam Carey wins the Charleville round of the RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix League

Adam Carey wins the Charleville round of the RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix League

Adam Carey pushes father Kieran into second spot to win Charleville round of the Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix League – Timmy Doyle moves to the top of table…

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Sven Hadley the early leader in 2017 Connolly’s RED MILLS Spring Tour

Sven Hadley the early leader in 2017 Connolly’s RED MILLS Spring Tour

The 2017 Connolly’s RED MILLS Spring Tour is well underway, with six of the 14 league rounds already completed before St Patrick’s weekend. The action got underway at JAG Equestrian in Co Kildare on…

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20 New Jobs Announced for the South East As Connolly’s Red Mills Open New Store

20 New Jobs Announced for the South East As Connolly’s Red Mills Open New Store

Responsible for feeding over one third of the world’s top Longines racehorses in Europe and Asia, Connolly’s Red Mills now export to 74 countries. The opening was attended by European…

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