Coloured Horses


  • When:
  • Where:

29. MARE or GELDING, 4 years old or over and exceeding 158cms.
To be ridden by Riders who have attained their 14th birthday by 1 January 2018. (Restricted to the first 15 correct entries).


To help promote interest in and appreciation of Piebald and Skewbald horses.

Coloured horses are defined by their external coat colouration and markings and not by type.

Entry Fee

RDS Members: €300 each entry; Non-Members: €325 each entry.

There will be a maximum of 15 entries in this class and the first 15 correct entries received will secure entry.


Piebald and skewbald colours only.

Awards & Prizes

The number of prizes awarded is based on the number of animals catalogued. For more information please click here

  • 1st €595
  • 2nd €415
  • 3rd €320
  • 4th €222
  • 5th €160

Cups & Trophies

Cup No. 148 - Perpetual Challenge Trophy for the Best Coloured Horse (Class 29).


Champion and Reserve Champion are required to participate in the Parade of Champions on Sunday 12 August.  Further details available here.