Sport horse
COMMENT: Delivering the right message
Isabel Hurley
Jailing a repeat offender and imposing a lifetime ban on owning or keeping equines is a welcome message from our courts system in a notorious cruelty case
25 March 2022 Sport horse news
NEWS: Man jailed and banned in horse cruelty case
Simon O'Dwyer Senior from Mullinavat, Co Kilkenny was banned from owning horses for life and sentenced to four years jail on multiple counts of animal cruelty
4 February 2022 Bloodstock news
ITBA WEBINAR: New voices urged to get involved
Three senior ITBA officers opened the webinar with news of recent developments and future plans
LOOKING BACK: Hardy beats the Brave in an epic
Leo Powell looks back on three stories and reports that were published in past editions of The Irish Field
4 February 2022 Racing features
REVIEW 2021 - Talking points: Stars of the year honoured
The Irish Field and Gain Star of the Month awards were held virtually due to the Covid-19 pandemic
31 December 2021 Sport horse news
IRISH HORSE WORLD AWARDS: Honouring excellence
The Irish Field Horse World Awards 2020 were awarded this week, recognising the excellence of Irish riders in dressage, show jumping and eventing
23 July 2021 Sport horse news
PARROT MOUTH: Galway supports the thoroughbred
The Galway Races are nearly upon us and the track team have news of support for the Irish Horse Welfare Trust and of ladies fashion competitions
16 July 2021 Inside Racing
Leo Powell profiles the four nominees for the Connolly's Red Mills/The Irish Field Breeder of the Month for May, 2021
DRESSAGE: Cooke returns to dressage in side saddle
Helen Cooke began riding side saddle when she discovered she could no longer ride astride following intensive chemotherapy and radiotherapy on her pelvis to treat colorectal cancer in 2019
NEWS: Irish dressage team doubt for Tokyo
Judy Reynolds, Kate Dwyer and Anna Merveldt are no longer available for selection
4 June 2021 Sport horse news
NEWS: Boost for Irish dressage with top performances in Britain
Heike Holstein scored a personal best Grand Prix Special score at the CSI3* in Wellington, Britain
INTERNATIONAL: Irish dressage riders in action at Exloo
Heike Holstein, Kate Dwyer and Dane Rawlins are all competing in The Netherlands this weekend