Heike Holstein

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Yuto Horigome of Japan in action during the skateboarding men’s street event of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Ariake Urban Sports Park in Tokyo. Photograph: Fazry Ismail

Paul O’Donovan was probably right when he told Jacqui Hurley that we should all to go to bed and not be sitting up through the night “watching us fool(...)

Paddy Barnes leads Team Ireland out at the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Olympics. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

With the golfers to be added, the boxing team to resume their qualification process, judo and badminton to ratify names, swimmers to swim and the rugb(...)

The Ballindenisk international horse trials were held in Watergrasshill, Co Cork over the weekend. Photograph: Inpho

In a sport where women and men compete on equal terms, the former came out on top at the weekend’s Ballindenisk international horse trials in Watergra(...)

Cathal Daniels, was the overnight leader in the CCI2*-L in Cork. Photograph: Inpho

Competition got underway on Thursday at the final international horse trials being held in Ireland this year at Ballindenisk, Watergrasshill, Co Cork.(...)

The victorious Irish team of Ger O’Neill, Susan Fitzpatrick, Shane Carey (ehef d’equipe), Jenny Rankin and Aidan Killeen stand on the podium following the Drammen Nations’ Cup in Norway. Photograph: Margie McLoone

There were mixed results on the Nations’ Cup scene for Ireland’s show jumpers on Friday with a win for a relatively young team in Drammen, Norway in t(...)

Irish Olympian Heike Holstein came third at the Royal Windsor Horse Show. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Irish Olympian Heike Holstein and her home-bred mare Sambuca scored 74.915 per cent to finish third in the four-star dressage Grand Prix kür (freestyl(...)

Heike Holstein has qualified for the European dressage championships. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

For the first time since 2003, Ireland will be able to field a team at the European dressage championships which take place in Rotterdam in August. A(...)

The national dressage championship took place at Cavan Equestrian Centre over the weekend. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Kildare’s Heike Holstein was crowned national dressage champion for the 12th time on Saturday at Cavan Equestrian Centre where nine-year-old Oscar O’C(...)

Dressage Ireland’s three-day national championships starts on Friday at Cavan Equestrian Centre. Photograph: Inpho

Dressage Ireland’s three-day national championships get under way on Friday at Cavan Equestrian Centre where, by late Sunday afternoon, champions will(...)

Ireland’s Mikey Pender won the second six-year-old qualifier at Lanaken in Belgium on Friday with Sinead Brennan’s Irish Sport Horse gelding MHS High (...)