The response from shows to support our wonderful ponies has been amazing this year, so let’s support them and bring our ponies out.
Confirmed Show Dates for 2023:
|6th May ||In The Kingdom County Show||Kingdom County Fair Showgrounds, V92 XRW6||Co. Kerry|
|28th May ||The Marina Fay Memorial Show||Greenogue Equestrian Centre, D24 TW9N||Co. Dublin|
|3rd June ||IPS Western Area Show||Duffy’s Equestrian Centre, Claregalway, H91 K578||Co. Galway|
|11th June||Claregalway Show||Duffy’s Equestrian Centre, Claregalway, H91 K578||Co. Galway|
|17th/18th June||Cork Summer Show||Curraheen Village, Bishopstown||Co. Cork|
|9th July||Blennerville Equestrian Centre||Tralee||Co. Kerry|
|9th July||County Clare Show||Ennis Showgrounds||Co. Clare|
|16th July||Ballyvourney Coolea Show||Colaiste Isagáin, Ballyvourney||Co. Cork|
|22nd July||Manorhamilton Show||Manorhamilton Show Grounds, Manorhamilton||Co. Leitrim|
|22nd July||Kilmacanogue Show||Enniskerry Horse Farm in Monastery, Enniskerry, A98AK16||Co. Wicklow|
|7th August||Castlerea Show||Castlerea||Co. Roscommon|
|19th August||Cappamore Show||Ballyvareen, Cappamore||Co. Limerick|
|27th August||Kerry Bog Pony National Show||Moate||Co. Westmeath|
To encourage greater participation at events, we are delighted to announce the introduction of our Kerry Bog Pony League for 2023.
- Open to entries for all in-hand showing, ridden and driving classes within the island of Ireland.
- Register by email to email@example.com with your name, phone number and the name of your pony before or at the time of your first show or event.
- Each time you attend a show or event email the firstname.lastname@example.org with the name of the show you attended, the class and your placing. For non ISA events, you may need to provide proof of attendance and the result.
- 3 points awarded for a 1st, 2 points for a 2nd and 1 point for a 3rd.
- At the end of the show season, prizes will be presented to the three handlers, riders or driving teams of the top 3 ponies on the league table from among all the showing, riding and driving disciplines.
The up-to-date league table will be published on our Facebook page.
Prizes will also be given for participation in the most classes at shows or events, again from among all the showing, riding and driving disciplines, so everyone is in with a chance of Kerry Bog Pony glory!