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Ava M, Hannah M, Kathryn L, Peter V. and Odhran B who all passed their C test
Rhys and Rebecca who both passed their B test over the summer.
Rebecca was also awarded the Rowan’s Gift Bursary training voucher from the Irish Pony Club, and training from Joe Murphy, an Irish Olympian Rider.
The Tetrathlon kids were lucky to have Eimear and Francis O’Brien for shooting training again this year, and the informative course walk, thank you.
William, James and Peter the Junior Boys team who were 4th overall , clear xc, William was 3rd overall.
Sarah, Catherine and Fiona ; the junior girls team competed well.
Natalie the only senior competitor this year from our branch,was 4th in the running discipline.
Ann Marie Hynes has been busy show jumping over the summer and was 4th in 1.20m class of the Irish Pony Club Jump in Action Finals that took place in Coilog .
James Fennell who had a fantastic first place in the Junior group, with a personal best dressage score (first place) and clear in show jumping and a blazing cross country round. James was also placed 2nd in the overall IPC Junior Eventing League.
Rhys Thomas attained a fantastic 5th Place in a competitive intermediate group with super dressage, clear show jumping and he made a difficult cross country course look easy.
Sarah Kirk placed 6th in her junior group with a great dressage test, a foot perfect showjumping round and again clear cross country.
Well Done Odhran, Kathryn, Ava, Hannah and Peter as well as Tom, Catherine, William and Siofra who all passed their C test this year.
Good luck to our members competing in the Irish Pony Club Eventing Championship this weekend. Sponsored by Connolly’s RED MILLS and held in Ballindenisk.
Rhys Thomas Intermediate
James Fennell, Sarah Kirk and Siofra Marsh Junior
West Waterford Pony club is 50 years old this year.
To celebrate we are having a Night Out on the 12th October in Tallow Community Centre, with food music and a bar.
To mark this special occasion are compiling a book of memories. DEADLINE for memories articles and pictures is COMING SOON the 21st July 2019. Please send information to email: email@example.com or drop to a committee member. We want to represent as many members as possible over as many years as possible, thank you to those who have sent information to date.