British Riding Clubs National Championships 2017
Congratulations to Killossery Riding Club on finishing in second place at this years British Riding Clubs National Championship.
Irish Sport Horse Industry Organisation of the Year 2017
The Association of Irish Riding Clubs was announced as the Organisation of the Year at the 2017 Irish Sport Horse Industry Awards.
Connolly's Red Mills Team Dressage Champions 2017
The winning team Ashbrook Riding Club with Tom Curran from Connolly's Red Mills. (Image: Sagittarian Photography)
TRI Equestrian Team Eventing Champions 2017
Congratulations to Carne Riding Club on winning this years Team Eventing Championship
Horseware Team Show Jumping Champions 2017
Greenhills Riding Club is the 2017 Horseware Team Show Jumping Champions

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AIRC to launch new register of instructors for 2018

The Association of Irish Riding Clubs is to launch a new register of instructors from the 1st January 2018.

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Kehoe gets three-in-a-row at TRI Equestrian eventing c’ships

Carne Riding Club continued their dominance of the TRI Equestrian National Eventing Championships last Sunday with four wins including Jennifer Kehoe’s three in a row in the intermediate championship while Ann Lambert walked away with the open and advanced open title.

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Wexford club completes hat trick of TRI Equestrian Team Eventing wins

Carne Riding Club won their third Team Eventing title last Sunday at the TRI Equestrian National Eventing Championships to complete a hat trick of team wins in the past four years

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Any instructor or trainer engaged in training riding club members at an AIRC activity must hold a recognised qualification or have suitable experience in accordance with rule, 4, e.  All instructors or trainers must also be familiar with the Associations grading structure. Read More

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The Association of Irish Riding Clubs (A.I.R.C.) is an equestrian sports organisation with around 3,400 members registered to approximately 130 affiliated clubs located throughout the country. Each club belongs to one of eight regions within the Association. Read More

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