Ireland’s Shane Sweetnam.

Ireland’s Shane Sweetnam won Thursday night’s $130,000 jump-off class at the four-star show in Lexington, Kentucky riding his own and Spy Coast Farm’s(...)

Bruce Springsteen performs at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium in Madrid, Spain, on 21 May 2016. Photograph: EPA

Bruce Springsteen will grace Croke Park for the first time this weekend, 31 years after his memorable 1985 gig at Slane Castle. Tonight’s show is so(...)

 Lisa Bruton from Malahide attends to her horse ahead of the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show in the RDS in Dublin.   Photo: Sam Boal/Rollingnews.ie

That hardy summer annual, the Dublin Horse Show, gets under way on Wednesday morning at the RDS. Now in its 142nd year, this fixture of the Irish sum(...)

Ireland’s Darragh Kenny (seen above)  claimed the top two places in Florida. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Ireland’s Darragh Kenny claimed the top two placings in Friday’s featured 1.45m speed class in Wellington, Florida.The County Offaly-born rider, who t(...)

Bertram Allen, on Molly Malone, Ireland’s winner of the Longines International Grand Prix on the final day of the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show at the RDS today. Photograph:  Dara Mac Donaill

There was Eddie Macken, and now there is Bertram Allen – the 19-year-old superstar of world showjumping. Once again, the German-based Wexford teena(...)

Lisa Crosbie from Wexford at Ladies Day at the Dublin Horse Show  in Ballsbridge, today. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

It is day two at the Dublin Horse Show and today is all about the style stakes. Hundreds of women began queuing at 11.30am to register for the Blossom(...)