Irish Sport Horse Industry Person of the Year 2017
Our Chairman, Tony Ennis, was named as the Person of the Year (Image:
Horseware Team Show Jumping Championship Final
Sunday 12th August at the Dublin Horse Show
TRI Equestrian Eventing Championships 2018
Sunday 2nd Lisgarvan House 2018 at Lisgarvan House, Co. Carlow. (Image: Bit Media)
Connolly's Red Mills Dressage Championships 2018
Sunday 19th August 2018 at Mullingar Equestrian Centre

Latest News

New clubs affiliate to AIRC in Clare & Kilkenny

Two new clubs have joined the Association of Irish Riding Clubs in recent weeks, one in Clare with another in Kilkenny.

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Kilkenny club wins Connolly’s Red Mills Team Dressage qualifier

Thomastown and District Riding club claimed its second team championship qualifier of the year after the Kilkenny club won Connolly’s Red Mills Team Dressage Championship qualifier recently.

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Sligo club shines in the derby ring at Connolly’s Red Mills championships

Benbulben Riding Club won two of the three derby competitions on offer at the Connolly’s Red Mills National Show Jumping Championships at Mullingar Equestrian Centre last Sunday.

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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

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