Springfield continues on winning form at Goteborg
Goteborg (SWE) CSI W, from March 27th to 30th, brought further success
for Mister Springfield (ISH) and his rider Robert Smith (GBR). Following
their win on Thursday in the 1m50 International Jumping Competition,
they went on to take first in Fridays 1m50 qualifier for the Grand
Prix FEI World Cup.
(ISH) and Dermott Lennon (IRL) came seventh in the same class.
IV (ISH), ridden by Ludger Beerbaum (GER), was also competing at
Goteborg. This partnership took fourth place in the 1m50 on Thursday
and third in Sundays 1m40 class.
afield in the US, Carling King (ISH) and Kevin Babington (IRL) came
tenth in the Tampa, Florida CSI W $200,000 Grand Prix.
of the above Irish Sport Horses
Springfield ~ 1993 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Western Promise
(ISH), out of Glebe Bess (RID), by Ballinahow Boy (RID), bred by
Robert L. Gallagher, 22 Springfield Road, Co. Derry.
~ 1991 Irish Sport Horse mare by Touchdown (ISH), out of Tullas
Pride (ISH), bred by Terence Harvey, Newry, Co Down.
IV ~ 1990 Irish Sport Horse gelding by Clover Hill (RID), out of
Fiddlers Field (TB), by Skyliner (TB) bred by TR Horgan, Oola, Co.
King ~ 1991 gelding by Clover Hill (RID), out of Gortnagger Star
(ISH), by Chairlift (TB) bred by Dr. Pat Geraghty, Glenamaddy, Co.