2019 Kerry Bog Pony Mare Championship Final at Iverk Show
The 2019 Kerry Bog Pony Mare Championship Final took place at the Iverk Show on Sturday 24th August.
With seven, of the eight qualified ponies present on the day, it was a very strong class. Judge, Marion Condren, assessed all ponies carefully before making her selection.
Commented on her decision, Marian Condron said that the winning pony had "...a great front, with excellent action".
Champion Mare: Monog Dream. Sire: Peat Beag Dam: Dreamtime Maggie Owner: Gay Keogh Breeder: Gay Keogh Shown by Gay Keogh
Reserve Champion: Dreamtime Mouse. Sire: Ceide Fields Dam: Black Valley Moonbeam Owner: Mary McGrath Breeder: Mary McGrath Shown by Róisín McGrath
Third Place: Clahane Flame. Sire: Ventry Dreamer Dam: Bog Jessie. Owner and Breeder: John O’Shea
It was great to see John O'Shea from Ventry, Co. Kerry, winner of last years Championship, make the trip up again with his mare, Clahand Flame, to take third place this year.
The Kerry Bog Pony Co Operative Society would like to thank Iverk Show for hosting the Championship final for the second year.
We would also like to thank Horse Sport Ireland for their generous sponsorship of the Kerry Bog Pony National Mare Championship.