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Lancelot seeks fame again!

Posted on 12 May, 2016 at 11:10 Comments comments (4)

Casually looking through Equine magazine over lunch to spot a picture of the superstar Kippure Lancelot with lovely comments that the crowds admired his jumping ability.

so do we :)

 

Breeding Success for Kippure Lancelot

Posted on 12 May, 2016 at 11:00 Comments comments (0)

Kippure Lancelot is very proud to announce that he has 5 wives scanned in foal this year making his fertility rate 100% successful for 2015 and 2016 so far.


Were off to the RIHS!!!

Posted on 12 May, 2016 at 10:55 Comments comments (0)

Drummore Prince Charming our 7 year old gelding by Castle Gizmo out of Sydserff Cinders, won a hugely contested RIHS qualifier at White Rose County. He absolutely owned the ring and shone from the moment he entered. A HUGE thank you to sarah and the whole team for their efforts at home and at shows "princess" did good.


White Rose County 2016

Posted on 12 May, 2016 at 10:50 Comments comments (0)

Kippure Lancelot jumped a smashing round and pulled off a flawless show with an outstanding gallop to stand 6th in the mixed height novice out of 30+ top quality ponies thrilled with his result and jockeys confidence restored jumping in public.

But the tears of the day go to Drummore Prince Chamring and Sarah, winning the NF/con open RIHS qualifier. 


Kirklevington BSPS bank holiday weekend

Posted on 12 May, 2016 at 10:45 Comments comments (0)

After a very ropey week of frankie in hospital all did not fall apart at stud, a huge amount of credit to the whole team for keeping everything as normal and even managing a show for her to return to.

4 year old Rosscon Direction won a huge quality contested mixed breed novice class, the open newforest and connemara and the open championship, he is one very special baby.

Not to be out done sidney the dartmoor won a huge m&m Leadrein Class with Madeleine and took the mini championship. 

Thats what we call a good day.


NPS area 4

Posted on 12 May, 2016 at 10:35 Comments comments (0)

KIppure Lancelot wins the novice exc 143cm workers with Frankie and takes the Championship.


1st foal of 2016

Posted on 10 May, 2016 at 11:40 Comments comments (0)

Kirtle Maple Leaf didnt have us hanging around too long only a week or so late and she foaled the most beautiful; kind natured filly foal we could ask for. Maple is by Castle gizmo out of Sydserff Reaghaun and this years foal is by the legendary Castle Comet. 

Breeding Season in full swing

Posted on 12 April, 2016 at 10:55 Comments comments (0)

Eagerly awaiting the arrival of our 1st 2016 foal.

Kirtle Maple Leaf in foal to Castle Comet is due tomorrow!! looking very well and moving on productively but not looking quite ready. Fingers crossed for a safe delivery of baby.

Kippure Lancelot is already in high demand, we are thrilled to have mares here sent to him direct from his native origin, Connemara in Ireland.



10/04/2016 Winning Ways for the whole team

Posted on 12 April, 2016 at 10:35 Comments comments (0)

Results every team sets out to achieve but not always reality, Practise show for the novice combinations.

Killour Star and Megan Wright winner open Youngstock and supreme inhand champion

Westown Skylark (the dartmoor who thinks hes a connie) and Madeleine McManus Winner Lead rein, 3rd in huge first ridden (first time off the lead in ring for maddie) and mini Champion

Rosscon Direction and Frankie Lee, First time in the ring under saddle Winner and supreme Ridden champion

We Couldnt be prouder of our baby ponies and novice Jockeys!

 

Northern Stallion Showcase

Posted on 12 April, 2016 at 10:25 Comments comments (0)

WHAT A DAY!!!

The most organised, well run event to date! Facilities were top drawer, both boys recieved a huge amount of interest and can honestly say they were both flawless all day. Lancelot jumped his socks off with a very hungover Meg on board and Star was a saint enjoying lots of attention back the stables. They really did the breed proud representing the versatility and temperament that the Connemara is renowned for. 



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