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# equestrian - Today’s News

The top 11 moments from this year's Late Late Toy Show
# Late Late Toy Show
# Late Late Toy Show

The top 11 moments from this year's Late Late Toy Show

5 hours ago 16,274 Views 22 Comments

Mystery phone bidder Tony Holohan, ringing the bell on cancer, and Hakuna Matata master Kellie Harrington.

'Desperate' parents paying double to get birth certs via private companies amid registration delays
# Delay
# Delay

'Desperate' parents paying double to get birth certs via private companies amid registration delays

5 hours ago 8,437 Views 12 Comments
  • Parents are paying private companies more than twice the going rate to get birth certs for their children, Órla Ryan reports
  • There are long delays in registering children's births in Dublin, Kildare and Wicklow
  • This is having a knock-on effect on them being issued with birth certs and applying for social welfare benefits

# equestrian - Yesterday’s News

West Brom settle for point against Forest after Jayson Molumby sees red
# Championship
From The42
# Championship

West Brom settle for point against Forest after Jayson Molumby sees red

6 hours ago 2,027 Views 0 Comments

The Republic of Ireland midfielder was sent off for two bookable offences, leaving the Baggies with 10 men for the last 19 minutes.

Ireland awaiting further guidance but likely to make call tomorrow whether or not they leave Zimbabwe
# World Cup Qualifiers
From The42
# World Cup Qualifiers

Ireland awaiting further guidance but likely to make call tomorrow whether or not they leave Zimbabwe

7 hours ago 2,213 Views 0 Comments

The ICC is expected to provide an update on the remainder of its qualification tournament in the southern African nation tomorrow morning.

‘Everyone was freezing their balls off – so we wanted to put in a performance for our fans’
# Mack The Knife
From The42
# Mack The Knife

‘Everyone was freezing their balls off – so we wanted to put in a performance for our fans’

7 hours ago 7,014 Views 1 Comment

Mack Hansen defied the conditions to inspire Connacht to a seven-try win tonight.

Cash and designer bags seized after 24 raids in Dublin and Meath
# CAB
# CAB

Cash and designer bags seized after 24 raids in Dublin and Meath

7 hours ago 16,399 Views 5 Comments

Eleven professional properties and 11 residential properties were among those searched.

Quiz: How well do you remember these toy crazes?
# Toy Time
# Toy Time

Quiz: How well do you remember these toy crazes?

7 hours ago 25,580 Views 14 Comments

And there’s one… for everyone in the audience!

Joy for UCD as they beat beleagured Waterford to seal Premier Division status
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

Joy for UCD as they beat beleagured Waterford to seal Premier Division status

8 hours ago 13,010 Views 11 Comments

It ended a miserable few days for Waterford, who will spend next season in the second tier.

WHO designates new Covid strain as 'variant of concern' and names it Omicron
# Omicron
# Omicron

WHO designates new Covid strain as 'variant of concern' and names it Omicron

Updated 8 hours ago 35,707 Views 69 Comments

The US pharmaceutical company Moderna has said that it will develop a booster shot against Omicron.

Former principal fails to appeal convictions for sexually abusing boys over 50 years ago
# Patrick Harte
# Patrick Harte

Former principal fails to appeal convictions for sexually abusing boys over 50 years ago

8 hours ago 19,220 Views 0 Comments

The Court of Appeal rejected what was described as an “extraordinary” submission by Patrick Harte.

# equestrian - Friday 6 August, 2021

Ireland withdraw from team showjumping as first rider is eliminated after horse suffers fall
# Tokyo 2020
From The42
# Tokyo 2020

Ireland withdraw from team showjumping as first rider is eliminated after horse suffers fall

Aug 6th 2021, 12:51 PM 18,598 Views 18 Comments

Shane Sweetnam and Alejandro had a disastrous qualifying round, with the horse losing a shoe early on.

# equestrian - Wednesday 4 August, 2021

Cian O'Connor narrowly misses out on medal jump-off in Olympic showjumping final
# Pipped At The Post
From The42
# Pipped At The Post

Cian O'Connor narrowly misses out on medal jump-off in Olympic showjumping final

Aug 4th 2021, 12:59 PM 31,953 Views 51 Comments

O’Connor and Kilkenny finish joint-seventh in Wednesday’s individual final.

# equestrian - Tuesday 3 August, 2021

Jessica Springsteen hoping to boss Tokyo Equestrian Park on Olympic debut
# Born To Run
From The42
# Born To Run

Jessica Springsteen hoping to boss Tokyo Equestrian Park on Olympic debut

Aug 3rd 2021, 7:07 AM 7,338 Views 5 Comments

The American showjumper is the daughter of Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa.

# equestrian - Sunday 25 July, 2021

Four-time Irish Olympian Holstein and Sambuca produce spectacular Dressage routine but fall short
# Equestrian
From The42
# Equestrian

Four-time Irish Olympian Holstein and Sambuca produce spectacular Dressage routine but fall short

Updated Jul 25th 2021, 1:30 PM 11,064 Views 2 Comments

An emotional tribute was also paid to the late Tiggy Hancock.

# equestrian - Friday 25 June, 2021

37 years on from Games debut, Aussie veteran set for 8th Olympics
# Like A Fine Wine
From The42
# Like A Fine Wine

37 years on from Games debut, Aussie veteran set for 8th Olympics

Jun 25th 2021, 12:28 PM 4,484 Views 1 Comment

Equestrian Anthony Hoy was named on the Australian team on Friday.

# equestrian - Thursday 17 June, 2021

Tributes paid to teenage girl who died yesterday following equestrian accident
# Tiggy Hancock
# Tiggy Hancock

Tributes paid to teenage girl who died yesterday following equestrian accident

Jun 17th 2021, 2:00 PM 44,379 Views 10 Comments

Tiggy Hancock was described as a “highly talented” equestrian.

# equestrian - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

15-year-old girl dies after being injured during exercise event at equestrian centre
# Dublin
# Dublin

15-year-old girl dies after being injured during exercise event at equestrian centre

Jun 16th 2021, 10:30 PM 84,927 Views 7 Comments

The incident happened at an equestrian centre at Tay Lane in Dublin this afternoon.

# equestrian - Monday 20 April, 2020

Dublin Horse Show cancelled for 2020 due to coronavirus
# Called Off
From The42
# Called Off

Dublin Horse Show cancelled for 2020 due to coronavirus

Apr 20th 2020, 5:42 PM 3,255 Views 4 Comments

The event was scheduled for 15-19 July at the RDS.

# equestrian - Sunday 1 May, 2016

One of Ireland’s best Olympic medal hopes taking great expectations in his stride
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

One of Ireland’s best Olympic medal hopes taking great expectations in his stride

May 1st 2016, 8:00 AM 20,690 Views 5 Comments

With Rio 2016 just a few months away, The42 chats to one of the individuals with the weight of a nation on his shoulders.

# equestrian - Sunday 13 March, 2016

How this Irish rider went from 144th in the world to Olympic qualification in just over a year
# Success Story
From The42
# Success Story

How this Irish rider went from 144th in the world to Olympic qualification in just over a year

Mar 13th 2016, 9:30 AM 5,403 Views 2 Comments

Judy Reynolds tells The42 about her long journey to earn Ireland a spot in Rio.

# equestrian - Monday 4 January, 2016

Cian O'Connor loses appeal over bizarre incident which cost Ireland Olympic qualification
# Rio 2016
From The42
# Rio 2016

Cian O'Connor loses appeal over bizarre incident which cost Ireland Olympic qualification

Jan 4th 2016, 1:35 PM 25,229 Views 28 Comments

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has ruled out overturning results after a staff member ran out onto the course at the European Championships.

# equestrian - Friday 21 August, 2015

Man running in front of Cian O'Connor may cost Ireland Olympic place
# Horsin' Around
From The42
# Horsin' Around

Man running in front of Cian O'Connor may cost Ireland Olympic place

Aug 21st 2015, 7:52 PM 14,353 Views 11 Comments

Ireland’s team captain understandably looked furious.

# equestrian - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Geraghty makes debut as McManus' retained jockey, but made wait for win after injury return
# Limerick
From The42
# Limerick

Geraghty makes debut as McManus' retained jockey, but made wait for win after injury return

Jul 5th 2015, 8:04 PM 2,727 Views 1 Comment

The Meathman had to settle for second after three months out with a shin injury.

# equestrian - Friday 30 January, 2015

Here's what the redeveloped RDS will look like after its €20 million makeover
# Revamp
From The42
# Revamp

Here's what the redeveloped RDS will look like after its €20 million makeover

Jan 30th 2015, 9:00 PM 30,222 Views 30 Comments

The new Anglesea Stand will bring Leinster’s home up to a 25,000 capacity.

# equestrian - Saturday 25 October, 2014

John Gilligan's former estate back in business as elite showjumping centre
# Jump Start
# Jump Start

John Gilligan's former estate back in business as elite showjumping centre

Oct 25th 2014, 9:45 AM 16,491 Views 10 Comments

The site has been refurbished and is holding qualifiers for the Irish Masters this weekend.

# equestrian - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Dublin Horse Show diary day one: carb loading horses and the Boss's daughter
# Horsing Around
From The42
# Horsing Around

Dublin Horse Show diary day one: carb loading horses and the Boss's daughter

Aug 6th 2014, 7:46 PM 5,820 Views 2 Comments

The 141st edition started this morning and TheScore’s new equestrian correspondent was on hand.

Springsteen in town as the 2014 Dublin Horse Show gets under way
# Bossing It
From The42
# Bossing It

Springsteen in town as the 2014 Dublin Horse Show gets under way

Aug 6th 2014, 12:38 PM 9,268 Views 5 Comments

The rock legend’s daughter is competing in the RDS this week.

# equestrian - Sunday 29 June, 2014

One-eyed horse wins nearly €50,000 for Irish showjumper at Hickstead Derby
# One-eyed Horse Town
From The42
# One-eyed Horse Town

One-eyed horse wins nearly €50,000 for Irish showjumper at Hickstead Derby

Jun 29th 2014, 6:09 PM 4,576 Views 1 Comment

Trevor Breen took first place at the prestigious event.

# equestrian - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

19 great pictures from the opening day of the Dublin Horse Show
# RDS
# RDS

19 great pictures from the opening day of the Dublin Horse Show

Aug 7th 2013, 6:00 PM 19,464 Views 14 Comments

The sun was out and so were the horses at the RDS in Dublin today.

# equestrian - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Germans give Cian O'Connor a Golf GTI but he gifts it to "Frenchy"
# Horse Outside
From The42
# Horse Outside

Germans give Cian O'Connor a Golf GTI but he gifts it to "Frenchy"

Jun 16th 2013, 8:24 PM 4,870 Views 0 Comments

The Irishman, who won at bronze medal at London 2012, was ultra generous to his long-time groom.

# equestrian - Friday 28 December, 2012

Mark Your Card: the best bets for today’s Grade racing
# Leopardstown
From The42
# Leopardstown

Mark Your Card: the best bets for today’s Grade racing

Dec 28th 2012, 8:39 AM 650 Views 0 Comments

The big question on everyone’s lips is ‘will Flemenstar stay?’ Your answer may be just a click away.

# equestrian - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Melbourne Cup: Green Moon rises down under
# Flemington
From The42
# Flemington

Melbourne Cup: Green Moon rises down under

Nov 6th 2012, 9:51 AM 484 Views 0 Comments

Jockey Brett Prebble says winning the famous race had been ‘a lifelong dream’.

# equestrian - Monday 3 September, 2012

So close! Byrne 'delighted' despite medal heartbreak
# Agonising
From The42
# Agonising

So close! Byrne 'delighted' despite medal heartbreak

Sep 3rd 2012, 2:13 PM 3,921 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, the sailing event in which Ireland are competing has been delayed.

# equestrian - Sunday 2 September, 2012

Paralympic Village, Day Four: Team Ireland in dreamland
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Paralympic Village, Day Four: Team Ireland in dreamland

Sep 2nd 2012, 10:51 PM 7,187 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, there was disappointment for Oscar Pistorius, as he lost out to Brazil’s Alan Oliveira.

# equestrian - Friday 17 August, 2012

Aga Khan: Ireland win Nations Cup at RDS
# Equestrian
From The42
# Equestrian

Aga Khan: Ireland win Nations Cup at RDS

Aug 17th 2012, 7:09 PM 9,659 Views 29 Comments

With four clear rounds, the hosts claimed the show-jumping crown for the first time since 2004.

# equestrian - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Open thread: What are your favourite Irish Olympic memories?
# You Tell Us
# You Tell Us

Open thread: What are your favourite Irish Olympic memories?

Aug 9th 2012, 10:43 AM 3,459 Views 29 Comments

Michael Carruth in Barcelona? Sonia in Sydney? What’s your favourite memories of Irish Olympians in action?

# equestrian - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Cian O’Connor jumps clear into final round
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Cian O’Connor jumps clear into final round

Aug 8th 2012, 12:35 PM 6,386 Views 47 Comments

The Meath-based rider will have a shot at a medal in this afternoon’s second jump at Greenwich Park.

# equestrian - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Olympic Breakfast: John Joe Nevin on the brink of glory
# Business End
From The42
# Business End

Olympic Breakfast: John Joe Nevin on the brink of glory

Aug 5th 2012, 8:30 AM 5,797 Views 4 Comments

Also, time to find out who the fastest man in the world is. No pressure.

# equestrian - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Anna Merveldt opens Olympic dressage campaign
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Anna Merveldt opens Olympic dressage campaign

Aug 2nd 2012, 6:01 PM 899 Views 0 Comments

The Italian-based rider is in 14th place overnight after day one in Greenwich Park.

# equestrian - Monday 30 July, 2012

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, Day 3 From The42
Live Jul 30th 2012, 8:20 PM

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, Day 3

# equestrian - Thursday 26 July, 2012

London 2012: Introducing... Ireland's Eventing team
# 1 Day To Go
From The42
# 1 Day To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Ireland's Eventing team

Jul 26th 2012, 3:10 PM 2,678 Views 3 Comments

Saddle up with Jimmy and the multi-discipline equestrian squad.

# equestrian - Thursday 12 July, 2012

London 2012: Introducing... Billy Twomey
# 15 Days To Go
From The42
# 15 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Billy Twomey

Jul 12th 2012, 3:04 PM 2,713 Views 0 Comments

Our expert panel of Jimmies cast an eye upon our leading showjumper.

# equestrian - Monday 9 July, 2012

Lynch dropped from Irish show-jumping team for London Olympics
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Lynch dropped from Irish show-jumping team for London Olympics

Jul 9th 2012, 5:47 PM 6,058 Views 12 Comments

The Tipperary jockey has been cut from Team Ireland days after the disqualification of his horse from an event in Germany.

# equestrian - Saturday 7 July, 2012

No suspicion of foul play, insists Olympic hopeful following horse's positive test
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

No suspicion of foul play, insists Olympic hopeful following horse's positive test

Jul 7th 2012, 1:20 PM 4,689 Views 9 Comments

Denis Lynch has issued a statement to clarify Lantinus’ disqualification in Aachen, Germany.

London 2012: Introducing... Anna Merveldt
# 20 Days To Go
From The42
# 20 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Anna Merveldt

Jul 7th 2012, 12:00 PM 3,084 Views 0 Comments

We turn our focus to equestrianism to meet the oldest member of Ireland’s Olympic squad, dressage rider Anna Merveldt.

# equestrian - Thursday 10 May, 2012

YouTube Top 10: because Tom Watson shows the kids how to do it
# Going Viral
From The42
# Going Viral

YouTube Top 10: because Tom Watson shows the kids how to do it

May 10th 2012, 1:32 PM 535 Views 0 Comments

The grand old golfing master shows up ‘Poults’ and ‘GMac’ while Novak Djokvic practices his backhand for Stallone’s new movie.

# equestrian - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

With just 100 days to go until the 2012 Olympic Games, Irish athletes are on their marks
# London Calling
From The42
# London Calling

With just 100 days to go until the 2012 Olympic Games, Irish athletes are on their marks

Apr 18th 2012, 10:40 AM 478 Views 0 Comments

With a little over three months to go to the London games, we look at all the Irish qualifiers so far and who could still make the grade.

# equestrian - Sunday 8 January, 2012

Irish company nominated in Best App Ever Awards
# Best Apps Ever
# Best Apps Ever

Irish company nominated in Best App Ever Awards

Jan 8th 2012, 10:00 AM 8,966 Views 12 Comments

A Tipperary company that develops equestrian apps has been shortlisted for the Best App Ever awards.

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