NutriScience Pony Summer Tour 2016

NutriScience – one of Irelands leading equine health care companies – has recently announced it is to sponsor the 2016 Waterford and Tipperary Pony Summer tour and we at Mackey Ireland are delighted to team up with them to offer budding young showjumpers even more prizes in this fantastic series! The series will commence with the first outdoor show of the year at Ballylawn Show – home of Francis Connors – on the 2nd May and culminate with fantastic finals at three venues in October, Ballinamona Equestrian Centre, Waterford, Tipperary Equestrian Centre, Thurles and The Ballyrafter Centre, Lismore. Three events will come under the NutriScience banner and benefit from extra …

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Mackey 5 Bar

Mackey Ireland has been a proud supporter of many innovations by Showjumping Ireland and we’ve supported the ‘Mackey 5 Bar’ national training program since its inception. Mackey 5 Bar training system when first envisaged was to be like a roadmap of a candidates training, and a standardizing of training methods around the country. And with the wealth of talent that exists in Irish Showjumping we are so proud to support a program designed to ensure Irish showjumping is on the right path for international success. The SJI / Mackey 5 Bar Training is a program giving a structure wherein Athletes can acquire the skills to polish their riding and competition skills …

The National Young Rider Clinic 2015

And the sun shone down on us! The National Young Rider Clinic, which ran from the 5th to 8th April, 2015, was blessed with exquisite weather. Ulster hosted the Clinic this year, and Cavan Equestrian Centre provided the superb facilities and arenas for our aspiring young Athletes and their Coaches. We at Mackey are so proud to sponsor this fantastic training clinic and are so inspired by the talent of Ireland’s up and coming riders. Paul McKenzie, Chairman National Training Committee, gives us a review of the few days: The National Young Rider Clinic, Sponsored by Mackey Ireland, is a residential Clinic for Athletes who have won a Bursary through …