Sport horse
BALMORAL SHOW: Assagart Mistress shines for Roche
Margie McLoone
Wexford's John Roche landed another home-bred championship victory in the breeding classes at Balmoral Show 2022
25 February 2022 Breeding and sales
BREEDERS 10 – John Roche: 'Work according to your pocket'
Changes are afoot on the Roche family farm in Foulksmill as John Roche answers Susan Finnerty’s questions
19 November 2021 Racing features
HARNESS RACING: Newtown Rock keeps rolling on
Re-united with Alan Wallace snr he came through off a fast pace, while John ‘John Boy’ Roche got of the mark on the card
BALMORAL SHOW: Broodmare title for Assagart Fairytale
John Roche's lightweight winner Assagart Fairytale was crowned the Tourism Northern Ireland broodmare champion
1 October 2021 Other disciplines
NEWS: John Roche honoured with prestigious award
Ireland's John Roche received the German Silver Rider Cross, one of the highest awards from the German Equestrian Federation, for his contribution to equestrian sport over the last 33 years
9 July 2021 Sport horse news
John Roche and the great Lough Crew, pictured in 1982 at the World Championships
FEATURE: John Roche - The man behind the scenes
Judith Faherty chats to Cork native John Roche, who has made a life for himself training in America
27 March 2020 Show jumping
NEWS: Roche to retire from FEI at end of month
Irishman John Roche will retire after 33 years working with equestrian sport’s global governing body
14 February 2020 Show jumping
NEWS: Roche honoured for his service to sport
Wexford native and FEI Director Jumping John Roche received a special presentation at the London Olympia Horse Show ahead of his retirement next summer
27 December 2019 Sport horse news
AROUND THE COUNTRY: Clean sweep for Roche in Limerick
John Roche’s Assagart Faithfully was the Festival of Traditional Breeding champion at Limerick Show
30 August 2019 Other disciplines
Johnny Roche holds the role of Huntsman of the Killinick Harriers and spoke to Orlaith Cuddihy about his role with the south east pack
18 January 2019 Other disciplines
INTERNATIONAL NEWS: IJRC hold General Assembly
French show jumper Kevin Staut chaired the 2018 meeting in Geneva
14 December 2018 Show jumping