Dressage Ireland


Latest News

New appointments to the Board of Dressage Ireland Ltd.

The following persons have been appointed to the Board of Dressage Ireland Ltd:

Silver Spurs Notices
Show Notices

Northern Ireland Dressage Home International 2015 Schedule

Team & Individual Championship, 15th & 16th August 2015, Meadows Equestrian Centre,Embankment Road, Lurgan, Co. Armagh.

Northern Ireland Dressage Home International 2015

A reminder that the entries for the Home International close on Sunday 2nd August at 6pm.

National Championships Schedule Update

The Schedule for the National Championships has been updated

Pony Dressage Team confirmed for European Championships 2015

Anne Marie Dunphy, Pony High Performance Manager, has selected the Pony Dressage team for the 2015 European Championships taking place in Malmö Sweden from the 5th to 9th of August.

Senior Home International Hartpury

British Dressage Senior Home International, Hartpury College, 28–30 August 2015

Tests for Regional Finals 15th August

Eastern Region are running National Championship tests on the 15th August

Eurostar SER Classic

Judges Training for Judges, Riders and Interested Persons

UK List 1 Judge Debbie Lush confirmed for SMR Show on 26th July

South Munster Region are delighted to welcome Debbie Lush (UK List 1) to our show in Kilguilkey House on 26th July

NID to run Friendly International

NID are running a Friendly International at the Meadows Equestrian Centre, Lurgan on 15th and 16th August.

Tests for the 2015 Dressage Ireland National Championships

Tests for the 2015 Dressage Ireland National Championships

The Eurostar SER Classic

The Eurostar SER two day Classic.

Judges Notices
Training Notices

2015 National Youth Development Strategy

Dressage Ireland Youth Development Plan Proposal

Leinster High Performance Squad

Leinster High Performance Squad

General Notices

Sponsorship of Classes Coilog Show

Sponsorship of Class’s at Coilog Show 19/7/15

Human Anti Doping Rules

Dressage Ireland Ltd Anti-Doping rules are the Irish Anti-Doping rules as adopted by the Irish Sports Council.

Child Protection Basic Awareness Course

Upcoming Child Protection course at Horse Sport Ireland Offices

Have you heard of the Tellus survey – it may be relevant to you

Conducted by the Geological Survey of Ireland (GSI) and funded by the Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, the Tellus survey will be collecting the latest geochemical and geophysical data on rocks, soil and water across Ireland this summer.

HGV Horse Lorry Tax

Since 1st April 2014 the UK government introduced a HGV Road User Levy for all lorries over 12 Tonnes gross weight, this includes vehicles registered outside the UK and must be paid before entering the UK. This means all horse lorries travelling to Northern Ireland or GB are liable for this levy.

Volunteers(s) Urgently Sought!

Dressage Ireland Ltd. is looking for some person or persons to help coordinate trips abroad for our Youth Riders to Home International competitions in the UK

Dressage Ireland Medium tests

Dressage Ireland have released four Medium tests for 2015.

M62 and M72 are for short arenas.

M67 and M77 are for long arenas.

They are available for use immediately and are free to download.

Tredstep Ireland to sponsor Eastern Region Leagues

Eastern Region are delighted to welcome Tredstep Ireland as the sponsor of our Leagues again for 2015


Riders Competing Abroad at National Shows

All riders competing at National shows outside of Ireland are requested to inform the office of their competition plans.

After returning to Ireland (or sooner if possible), ALL results MUST be sent to the office.

Results must include: Rider and membership number – horse and registration number – classes (class numbers and test names) and the results (score and percent), together with the judges' names for each class.

National Dressage Champion of Ireland 2014

Judy Reynolds & VancouverJudy Reynolds being presented with awards by Kevin Kavanagh
Left: Judy Reynolds & Vancouver
Right: Judy Reynolds being presented with awards by Kevin Kavanagh
(photos by Prime Photography)

Grant Appreciation

Dressage Ireland is very grateful to the Irish Horse Board, The Irish Sports Council and Horse Sport Ireland for their continued support of the sport of dressage in Ireland. Once again this year an allocation from the proceeds of the National Lottery to the Irish Sports Council has made this funding possible.