The 2012 Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show was launched on the 26th of July at the world famous RDS Showgrounds by Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Michael Ring who confirmed that Fáilte Ireland has provided €225,000 in financial support for the event
The RDS has decided to widen the current ‘Irish-bred’ restriction for its 4 to 6 year old show jumping classes, so that non Irish-bred horses capable of making a contribution to the Irish breeding herd, may be permitted to qualify and compete at the 2012 Dublin Horse Show.
Irish Racing’s biggest names ‘weigh in’ for this year’s Racehorse to Riding Horse Class at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show on Saturday, 18th August. Sponsored by Irish Thoroughbred Marketing it promises to be spectacular event
The RDS remains firmly commited to promoting the performance attributes of the Connemara Pony at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show. With a selection of in-hand and ridden classes, the focus continues to be on performance, breeding for purpose and market requirements, and retaining the unique attributes of the Connemara Pony.