48. THOROUGHBRED STALLION PARADE.
48. THOROUGHBRED STALLIONS
To showcase a selection of thoroughbred stallions available for Irish sport horse breeding (stallions will be registered with an Irish Studbook).
It provides breeders with an opportunity to see a selection of thoroughbred stallions side by side and determine which may prove the most suitable cross for their individual mare.
Judging is based on good conformation, good bone, correct limbs, good movement and temperament, in addition to presence.
RDS Members: €234 each entry; Non Members: €265 each entry
Awards & Prizes
Only the winning stallion will be identified by the judges for award of the "Croker" Cup, all other stallions will be awarded €300 for exhibiting.
Cups & Trophies
Cup No. 38 - The "Croker" Perpetual Challenge Cup presented to the Best Thoroughbred Stallion.
There will be a parade of thoroughbred stallions at the 2018 Dublin Horse Show. This parade will take place on Friday 10 August. Further details available here. Judging of Thoroughbred Stallions will take place on Saturday 11 August.