Rodrigo Pessoa

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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(...)

Ireland’s Cian O’Connor and Waterford Crystal celebrate winning the gold medal at the Athens Olympic Games in 2004. Photograph: Patrick Bolger/Inpho

On the morning of the individual showjumping competition at the 2012 Olympics, Cian O’Connor got out of bed at six o’clock and took his competition wh(...)

Bertram Allen and Lafayette van Overis in action in  Palm Beach. Photograph: Sportfot

Ireland’s Bertram Allen recorded another victory on his first competitive visit to the Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, Florida when landing (...)

Michael Blake has been appointed Horse Sport Ireland high-performance  director of the Irish senior show jumping team. Photograph: Sportsfile

Horse Sport Ireland have appointed Michael Blake as the new high-performance director of the Irish senior show jumping team. The position, which inco(...)

Rodrigo Pessoa has stepped down as  Team Ireland’s senior high-performance jumping director in a bid to represent Brazil at next year’s Tokyo Olympics. Photograph: James Crombie

Rodrigo Pessoa, who only recently expressed his desire to manage the Irish show jumping team through to next year’s Olympic Games, has announced that (...)

Bertram Allen is part of the Ireland Nations’ Cup team in Poland. Photograph:  Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Ireland has been drawn first of the eight teams competing in Sunday’s Longines FEI Nations’ Cup at Sopot in Poland. The quartet selected by Horse Spo(...)

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(...)

Mark McAuley moved from 70th to 56th in the Longines rankings. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Ireland’s Conor Swail and Mark McAuley were among the biggest climbers in the top 100 of the Longines rankings of show jumpers published this week by (...)

Darragh Kenny’s Paris Panthers are among six teams who will take part in the final of final of the lucrative FEI Global Champions League Super Cup. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Darragh Kenny’s Paris Panthers and Bertram Allen’s Valkenswaard United are among the six teams which will compete in Sunday afternoon’s final of the l(...)

Irish show jumping team manager, Rodrigo Pessoa has named his team for the weekend’s FEI Nations’ Cup world final in Catalonia. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Irish show jumping team manager, Rodrigo Pessoa, has named his squad for this weekend’s Longines FEI Nations’ Cup world final at the Real Club de Polo(...)

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