Kernan’s plays host to indoor amateur show

Kilcurry rider Emma MacC�ba onboard Essence at Kernans Equestrian Centre
The Northern Ireland Indoor Amateur show was held at Kernan’s Equestrian Centre, Crossmaglen last weekend.

The Northern Ireland Indoor Amateur show was held at Kernan’s Equestrian Centre, Crossmaglen last weekend.

National course builder and international rider, James Kernan set the test for the classes over the weekend’s jumping, starting on Friday evening, September 26 with a warm up class Judges Mary Mahon and Noeleen Jones kept a sharp eye on the arena their finger on the bell.

Results as follows - Saturday, September 25 - The One Round Speed: 1st: F Morgan’s Parkmore Boher Belle (Francis Mangan) 53:84; 2nd: L Bloomer’s Ardrums Pride (Liz Bloomer) 54:80; 3rd: B McNamara’s Lucky Leroy (Joseph Moore) 55:88; 4th: K King’s Skewberry (Kathryn King) 56:14; 5th: S Scullion’s Tease Me Tiger (Stephanie Scullion) 56:86; 6th: V McDonald’s Vanessas Pride (Vanessa McDonald) 58:06.

Power and Speed, sponsored by The Equestrian Store: 1st: F Mangan’s Parkmore Boher Belle (Francis Mangan) 30:97; 23rd: B McNamarra’s Lucky Leroy (Joseph Moore)31:63; 3rd:K Pearson’s Quantum Classic (Karen Pearson) 34:90; 4th: J Kernan’s Vinday (Margaret Fullerton) 35:27; 5th: M Fullerton’s Big Man Traider (Margeret Fullerton) 36:49; 6th: J Bailham’s Gorrion Del Gato (Joe Bailham) 36:82.

The Frank Kernan Memorial Trophy, sponsored by Botanica: 1st: C Chamber’s Elysium Imp (Catherine Chambers) 40:98; 2nd: S McLean’s Diamond Obelix (Sarah McClean) 41:79; 3rd:G Jackman’s Donn Carragh (Ursala McDonald) 42:41; 4th: L Walshe’s Corlands Clipper (Lisa Walshe) 43:25; 5th: L Cheyney’s Orlaloy De St Simeon Lana Cheyney) 46:04; 6th: L Bloomer’s Ardrums Pride (Liz Bloomer) four faults 40:20.