The Drishane Castle international horse trials concluded on Sunday in Millstreet. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Jesse Campbell, a Britain-based member of the New Zealand high performance squad, dominated the Drishane Castle international horse trials which concl(...)

“The evidence was clear on paper and we could repeatedly prove it, but people wanted to see it demonstrated step by step through the lifecycle of the horse.” Donal Ryan, with Emmeline Hill and Jim Bolger. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

(...). “Unfortunately, this has proved difficult and the British Equestrian Trade Association’s intransigence in(...)

Irish rider Michael Kelly in action during the Nations Cup at the International Official Show Jumping at Las Mestas racecourse in Gijon, Asturias, northern Spain. Photo: Alberto Morante/PA

Ireland staged an impressive recovery at the five-star Nations’ Cup in Gijon, Spain on Saturday to finish equal second with Great Britain. Just one f(...)

Competition is underway on Friday at the Millstreet international horse trials, Drishane Castle. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Competition begins today at the Millstreet international horse trials being hosted by the Duggan family at Drishane Castle. Dressage for all but one o(...)

Mel Gibson arriving at Fox Studios in Sydney for a press conference in July 2015. Photograph: Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Images

(...) with his girlfriend, the US equestrian vaulter Rosalind Ross. Miller told the Daily Telegraph, for whom(...)

Bertram Allen and Team Ireland won’t be going to the Rio 2014 Olympics after their appeal was rejected by the FEI. Photograph: Getty

(...) qualification hopes were wrecked in controversial fashion at the FEI European Championships. Irish equestrian(...)

Cian O’Connor appeared on course to go clear with Good Luck at the European team show jumping championships in Aachen  before a member of the arena party ran across his path and into the flower bed, putting the rider off his line and a rail fell. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

(...) national governing body for equestrian sport in Ireland, said in a statement: “We are very proud of the(...)

Cian O’Connor and Good Luck. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Ireland has qualified for Friday’s final team round at the European show jumping championships in Aachen but has slipped down a place to ninth of the (...)

Ireland’s  Bertram Allen competes on Molly Malone V during the  Individual Show Jumping competition at  the FEI European Equestrian Championship  in Aachen, Germany. Photograph:  Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images

Ireland is lying eighth on a converted score of 9.960 following Wednesday’s first speed competition at the European Show Jumping Championships in Aach(...)

The FEI European Championship 2015 in Aachen, Germany begins on Wednesday. Photograph: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images

The European show jumping championships commence on Wednesday in Aachen, Germany where Ireland bids to book a place at next year’s Olympic Games in Br(...)