Riding Clubs Festival 2017
Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th June 2017 at Stradbally Hall Estate, Co. Laois
Horseware Team Show Jumping Championship 2017
Qualifiers for this years championship have been announced. (Pic: jumpinginaction.net)
Connolly's Red Mills Show Jumping Championships
Sunday 9th July 2017 at Mullingar Equestrian Centre

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Trade exhibitor bookings now being taken for 2017 Riding Clubs Festival

Bookings are now being taken for trade exhibitor space at the 27th Riding Clubs Festival on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th June at Stradbally Hall Estate, Stradbally, Co. Laois.

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Advisory note regarding horse registrations for 2017 Riding Clubs Festival

Members are advised that to ensure that your horse registrations are processed in time for you to enter the Riding Clubs Festival, you are asked to submit them no later than 12 noon on Friday 28th April.

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Volunteers at 2017 hunter trials championships rewarded

Volunteers who helped at the National Hunter Trials Championships at Annaharvey Farm, Co. Offaly recently were entered into a raffle as a token of our appreciation.

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Watch! Highlights of the 2017 National Hunter Trials Championships

Watch highlights of the Connolly’s Red Mills National Hunter Trials Championships which took place at Annaharvey Farm, Co. Offaly on Sunday 2nd April 2017.

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Riding Clubs Festival 2017


The Riding Clubs Festival is one of Irelands biggest amateur equestrian sporting events. It takes place at Stradbally Hall Estate, Co. Laois on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th June 2017.

Over 70 dressage, show jumping, showing and working hunter classes take place over the two days. Read More

Become a Member


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

Dressage Tests


Looking for a dressage test?  Here we have links to all dressage tests available online and also a list of tests in use at our National Championships. Read More