Whether inspections are a necessity is for another debate along with the possible practicability of two pedigree stud books one for performance and the. More classes and qualifiers at this years show see you on sunday june 9th of june 2019 for enquiries please contact. Welcome to the inaugural connemara pony elite sale. Connemara pony breeders championship rds qualifier.
Connemara pony breeders society connemara pony show at the showgrounds, clifden. Introduction this report was written to give to mr tomas mclochlainn, president of the connemara pony breeders society, ireland during his visit to new zealand. In 2005 he won the supreme connemara pony championship of belgium looking. Fortane connemara ponies is home to class 1 golden dun stallion lishmar shadow and all smoke s1 161sji, brood mares include barana grey, crannard. Foals by irish sport horse studbook not approved 1 irish draught horse. Inspections were started to select the best from the existing population for entry into the first volume of the stud book. The australian connemara society administers the australian connemara stud book and provides information about the connemara pony breed to its members around australia.
Too much crossbreeding began to dilute the pony bloodlines, so the connemara pony breeders society, worked to preserve the breed type. Stallion book the irish sport horse studbook is maintained by. A stud, full of heritage and tradition has led to years of quality breeding and within that the development of class performance ponies. Today, there are connemara ponies all over the world that have provided. The main objectives of the breed society are the encouragement, development and maintenance of the connemara pony as a pure breed.
Ballinalee connemara pony show all connemara pony show in. Breed standards, stallions at stud, ponies for sale and articles of interest to connemara breeders and owners. Today no less than sixteen international societies championing the breed are in existence are in place. The first recorded pony breeds to arrive in australia during the 1800s included.
During this tour, spin through the connemara countryside in comfort by airconditioned minivan as your guide talks of the regions colorful history. Connemara pony breeders society home of the connemara pony. Mares should be registered with the connemara pony breeders society and have recorded breeding. The connemara pony breeders society was founded in ireland in 1923 with the objective of conserving and developing these native ponies. Volume 1 of the stud book was published at a cost of. Connemara pony yearling classifieds by, part of the, llc group of websites. Covid 19 following the governments advice the spsbs office is closed until further notice. Located at the gateway to connemara, clareville connemara pony stud. In past decades, great names like dundrum, ashfield bobby sparrow, and stroller readily come to mind as true legends of the jumping arena.
Connemara pony breeders society stallions agharanny minstrel, s72100400003365, 148 cm, grey, 4252007. All people with interest in the connemara pony, breeders, inspectors and judges are invited to attend this clinic that will take place at aalter stud farm in aalter approx. For 28 years sean has been producing and showing ponies, and was the first family member in three generations of clydesdale farmhorse owners to convert to connemara ponies. Cashel bay connemara pony stud, cashel bay house, craughwell rd, athenry, county galway, ireland. About the connemara pony the connemara pony is an equestrian pony breed from ireland. Errislannan manor riding school is on errislannan peninsula on the west coast of ireland, four miles 6.
The cpbs online register contains equine details, equine pedigree, equine progeny and performance details. Westport horse and pony show june 2nd and 3rd 2019 whats on. August 2009 connemara view by connemara view publishing issuu. Niamhs weblog promotes the connemara pony, gives results. The latest published volume of the connemara pony breeders society stud book. I am endeavouring to breed quality connemara ponies that can be professional produced to bring. Powderbark connemara pony stud powderbark stud breeders.
Since the inception of the stud book in 1923, the connemara pony has. In old irish they are known as capaillin chonamara. Ruth rogers traces the global success of the connemara pony. History welcome to connemara pony breeders society. Choose to spend your time exploring the beautiful connemara national park or the benedictine kylemore abbey with its victorian walled gardens. More classes and qualifiers at this years show see you on sunday june 9th of june 2019 for. His sole purpose in doing so was that such ponies could be inspected for registration at. The society is first and foremost a breed society whom are lucky to have an abundance of very effective performance ponies mares and colts on its books. Spanning the length of the west coast of ireland, the wild atlantic way is home to a multitude of hidden gems. Errislannan riding centre and connemara pony stud in clifden, county galway offer scenic and historic treks over moors and around the coast, as well as lessons, cross country riding, livery and pony camps. Matching the right horse to the rider is paramount to us. Jimmy canavan, fernville connemara pony, stud, moycullen, co galway. Ballinalee 1st and reserve champion maam cross 1st and reserve champion clifden 3rd in 3yr old class.
Connemara pony breeders society connemara pony show 95th annual show the showgrounds, clifden, co. Particularly alluring is a region known as connemara. Connemara pony bloodlines in new zealand connemara pony. Spring festival 2019 connemara pony stallion parade. Ballinalee show1982 click here for performance classes niamhs weblog had missed the ballinalee show for the past three years so it was high time to pay a return visit this year to this major connemara pony show situated right in the centre of ireland. It has been an incredible year for the irishbred horse at the top level of eventing, with irish horses winning the three biggest fivestar events consecutively in 2019.
Particulars or breeding for all ponies and stud book number and name for registered ponies must be given in the entry form. Hunter, a class based on the rds performance hunter format with 16 jumping efforts and is sponsored by rincoola stud. It contained details of nine stallions and ninety three mares. From the soaring twelve bens mountain range to the coasts stunning beaches, this region is an unspoiled and idyllic paradise. Welcome to tulira connemara ponies tulira connemara. Online shopping from a great selection at books store. These included green working hunter for cliden in august, powers quarry for oughterard at end of august and 4 international connemara qualifiers, 2 ridden and 2 working hunter. At the clifden pony festival launch on monday august 3rd, john luskin. The connemara pony breeders society of australia is affiliated with the international society based in ireland and is a sister society to other connemara societies around the world. Established in 1931, the apsb is the oldest stud book society for ponies in australia, recording the pedigrees of ten pure pony breeds, shetland, australian, fell, hackney pony and horse, new forest, connemara, highland, dartmoor, welsh mountain and welsh sections b c d and the fjord horse.
Despite this long and colorful history, the connemara didnt become an official breed until the connemara pony stud book was first published in 1926. Breeders and producers of performance connemara ponies since 2002. Despite the wind, rain and cold it was a very successful day over all glencarrig knight sired 4 winners. Mar 11, 20 legend has it that the connemara pony descended from spanish horses, rescued from the armada when the ships wrecked on the rocky coast of western ireland in 1568. Looming above the town its scree lined slopes have for centuries attracted penitent pilgrims who come in their thousands each year many in. Connemara pony community news, shows, insights and more. The society accepts no responsibility for inconvenience or loss should a listed pony not be available. Promotes the connemara pony, gives results from connemara pony shows. Ireland international committee of connemara pony societies. Connemara pony breeders society show schedule and entry forms. Congratulations to joanne and jarlath grogan from claremorris.
Details of the station house museum, clifden, county galway ireland. Lists stock for sale and information about exported ponies. Black shadow is by the grade a international showjumper silver shadow. Ponies are listed for and on behalf of the registered owner who is responsible for notifying the society when the pony has been sold or withdrawn from sale. In 1964 the connemara pony stud book was closed and subsequently only ponies with both a sire and a dam registered as connemara ponies can enter the studbook. Stud book one of the primary functions of the connemara pony breeders society is the maintaining of the connemara pony stud book. The connemara pony is a first class utility animal, equally suitable to carry a child or adult, and owning such a pony has many advantages for a family.
Ballinalee ballinrobe ballymoney castleblayney clogher valley clonaslee. Our ponies have been carefully selected for their temperament, bloodlines, conformation, personality and typicality of the breed. Today, connemaras are bred worldwide in ireland and britain, as well as on the european continent, north america, australasia, and south africa. Bernie whytes ardagh bobby by glenayre mystical bobby took 2nd place in this. The tulira connemara pony stud founded by lady hemphill in 1963 is a specialist connemara breeding stud on the west coast of ireland. Stud book one of the primary function of the connemara pony breeders society is the maintaining of the connemara pony stud book. Cashelbay studs first foundation mare, she is the dam of many of the studs performance ponies.
It is also a function as a register of all births of connemara ponies throughout the 32. Sunday 12th june ballinalee show ballinalee, co longford contact. Foal must be by a registered connemara pony stallion. Ballinalee connemara pony show all connemara pony show. Powderbark connemara pony stud was formed by the sheridan family trust to breed purebred connemara ponies and partbred taller horses. The first recorded pony breeds to arrive in australia during the 1800s included purebred shetland. Apr 11, 2020 irishbred horses win the big three with last weeks triumph at burghley 2019.
Between 1940 and 1960 a limited number of halfbreds sired by thoroughbred, irish draught and arab stallions were registered as connemara ponies. Aug 17, 2016 a dream day for sean dunne and garryhinch stud when his danish import banks vanilla took the supreme championship, and his homebred garryhinch swallow took the junior championship. The main section of the stud book is divided into three classes. The connemara pony breeders society was founded in 1923. Cpbs online connemara pony breeders society register. Joe burke from cloonisle stud on galways headford road, showed the eight year old stallion like a true professional showman, and topped the line in the well supported connemara stallion class at the dublin horse show in early august. List of qualifiers 2019 connemara pony breeders society. Book sale on thursday august 20th, connemara pony show day.
In fact, the connemaras ancestors lived in ireland for thousands of years, although some of the armadas horses may have mated with local stock. The connemara pony breeders society was established in 1923 and set out to ensure the preservation and improvement of the connemara pony as the native breed of ireland. Ballinalee 2002 and 2nd rds dublin horse show connemara stallion class. Irish sport horse studbook stallion book 2018 horse sport ireland. Ballinalee connemara pony show co longford sunday th june 2010 held annually on the second sunday in june in aughnashannagh, ballinalee, county longford, the ballinalee connemara pony show is a thoroughly enjoyable day out for all the family. Search pony database connemara pony breeders society. The garryhinch stud had another winner in the 2 yr. Connemaras are known for their athleticism, versatility and good temperament. Although considered a new stud, manor connemara ponies and noel noonan have become very familiar names on the show circuit both in ireland and the united kingdom. The connemara pony connemara equestrian escapes luxury. Since its formation the society has also been responsible for the publication of the connemara pony stud book. The book was compiled by 30 mostly local connemara gentlemen, who were concerned about the dwindling population of local mares. Performance connemara classes six of the ten classes in ring 2 this year were qualifying classes for shows in connemara.
Stud book principles connemara pony breeders society. Since the inception of the stud book in 1923, the connemara pony has etched its name all over the world. Out of these cookies, the cookies that are categorized as. Volume 21 dates from 1999 with the breeding stallion number standing at 1,043 and the breeding mare numbers at 11,621. Our accountants have advised that the office staff are furloughed, thus enabling the society to reclaim 80% of their wages. Since the inception of the stud book in 1923, the connemara pony has etched its. A unique opportunity to see connemara ponies in their natural environment. It is certain that thoroughbred and arabian blood was introduced in. The connemara is elegant, hardy and intelligent with great agility and superb jumping ability. Other links will allow members of the connemara pony breeders society of australia to access forms which may be downloaded and used to complete the various registration and compliance requirements necessary to maintain records relating to the breeding, selling and ownership of the connemara pony in australia.
Sunday 11th june ballinalee show ballinalee, co longford contact. British connemara pony society list of stallions registered in the bcps stud book. Open to registered connemara pony mares likely to produce performance ponies, with an athletic foal at foot. Throughout his career so far, black shadow has a great many results in the show ring winning numerous championships in working hunter and in hand. The connemara pony belgium is happy to announce a judges clinic with mrs. Ballinalee pony show proved lucky for us again this year with glencarrig sea breeze winning the 2 year old filly class and glencarrig princess katie winning the 3 year old filly and going on to.1147 1375 857 777 1418 1262 727 1521 887 1609 523 1154 1224 57 134 47 1006 469 760 258 1071 1527 521 285 1111 233 285 113 510 1283 511 681 837 181