Recent achievements: A reliable performer for Andrew Accordiano twice consecutively was on the Irish side that travelled to the Young Rider European Championships. A great representative for Ireland Accordiano triumphed in a class at the Championships in Portugal in 2004. A winner of the prestigious Cavan Indoor Derby, the gelding currently competes in the USA with young rider Ricky Mershad.
1999 grey gelding by Cruising – Tinnock Aries (Sky Boy)
Rider: Sorcha North (IRL)
Recent achievements: This flashy grey Cruising sired gelding was produced by Andrew before being sold on to his cousin Sorcha North. Consistently in the money at 1.40m, Sorcha has also jumped up to Grand Prix level with Calliaghstown Cruiser.
1997 brown gelding by Cavalier Royale – Kilnamac Dawn (Clover Hill)
Rider: Roelof Bril (NED)
Recent achievements: Campaigned internationally by Roelof Bril for the Netherlands Calover has an impressive record. 2008 saw the gelding finish in the top three at the Northern Ireland International Horse show in both the International Stakes and the curtain closing WKD Grand Prix. Taking the runner up position in the 2009 Portimao Grand Prix in Portugal, Calover went one better in the 1.55m Jump Off class in Birmingham later that year to secure the victory. Showing the qualities that have made him a consistent performer for Bril Calover went on to triumph in the Derby at the 2010 Valkensward Global Champions Tour show.
1994 chestnut mare by Artist – Chamina (Robin Z)
Retired to stud
Recent achievements: This chesnut mare was speed machine for Andrew notching up numerous wins over the years. Later campaigned with great success by young rider Peter Moloney results included victories in the Young Rider Grand Prix at South County Dublin and a Guidam Spring Tour Grand Prix. A faithful servant, the Swedish warmblood is now retired and has joined the broodmares at Lisbeg Farms. She has already produced a colt by the Thoroughbred sire Last News.
2001 gr g by Captain Clover – Shemore Star (Ireland’s Pride)
Rider: Daniella Stransky (USA)
Recent achievements: Promising as a young horse Clever Captain was another Bourns Sport Horse to represent Ireland at the World Breeding Championships. Now on the US East Coast with American rider Daniela Stransky, the grey gelding is consistently in the ribbons at High Juniors.
1999 grey gelding by Cruising – Bracklin Country Girl (Penistone)
Rider: Alexa Lowe (USA)
Recent achievements: Another son of Cruising to fly the flag for the Irish Sport Horse Credit Cruise provided consistent results as a young horse. Twice selected for the World Breeding Championships at Lanaken, Belgium the grey gelding went on to feature on the National Grand Prix circuit before changing hands in 2008. Currently competed on the American circuit by Alexa Lowe, Credit Cruise has continued his form placing fourth in the 2010 $100,000 Grand Prix at Ocala.
1999 grey mare by Furisto’s Diamond – Newtown Queenie (Kinghaven)
Rider: Alli Toffolon (USA)
Recent achievements: An out and out winner for Antonia de Burgh on the Irish circuit Furalissa has continued to shine with new owner Ali Toffolon. Now competing on the American circuit in Medium Junior Amateur-Owner Jumper classes the mare’s recent results include wins at Devon and HITS Saugerties.
GOOD NEWS II
2004 grey mare by Last News – Bahrain Clover (Clover Hill)
Rider: Courtney Vince (CAN)
Recent achievements: Consistent on the national circuit with Olive Clarke Good News II featured consistently as a five year old earning a spot in the Cavan Classic Championship final. Now the attractive grey mare is performing at in the International Youngster Tours for Canadian rider Courtney Vince who is based currently at Ashford Farm.
GOWRAN PARK (IRISH SPORT HORSE)
2001 bay mare by OBOS Quality 004 – Grand Katoomba (Duca Di Busted)
Retired to stud
Recent achievements: Consistency is a byword for this striking mare. Impressive as a young horse on the Irish national circuit, Gowran Park has gone from strength to strength on the American Circuit. Presence in the ring is backed up by an impeccable record which has seen the powerful mare place on nearly every Grand Prix outing. Results to date this year include a top six finish in the $75,000 Fidelity Investment Jumper Classic Grand Prix; fifth place in the $125,000 Grand Prix at the Bromont CSI*** and twelfth position in the line up of the World Cup Qualifier in Bromont earlier in the year.
HIGH QUALITY (SWB)
2004 brown gelding by Quite Easy – High Heel (Everest 822)
Rider: Declan Egan
Recent achievements: This gelding lives up to his name. High Quality is an easy ride with a great attitude in the ring. Competitive on every occasion, results this year include a runner up finish in the Young Rider Grand Prix at South County Show as a warm up for the Seven and Eight Year Old International class at the Dublin Horse Show. Having now moved to the US East Coast, High Quality’s consistency shines through jumping three classes on his American debut and placing every time out.
2006 b g by Condios – Lissyegan Clover Dream (Coille Mor Hill)
Recent achievements: A gelding who lived up to his name, I Win this year was a winner in the five year old Irish Sporthorse Studbook Series at Louth. Consistent clear rounds followed in the Cavan, Galway and Cork legs of the league before I Win was exported to the Sultanate of Oman.
1994 ch m by Acord II – Equeena
Rider: Elissa Reisman (CAN)
Recent achievements: One of Andrew’s young rider mounts this mare was one of only twenty finalists in the Young Rider 1.30m Championship at the 2002 Dublin Horse Show. Canadian Elissa Reisman took over the ride in 2003 and has built up a solid partnership with Iveena S which saw them achieve some impressive results. Most successful in 2007 the pair finished in the top five in both the $125,000 World Cup Qualifier at Caledon and the $125,000 Bromont Grand Prix.
1999 gr g Crannagh Hero – Rossfinch Belle (Ballinvella)
Rider: Daniela Stranksy (VEN)
Recent achievements: Impressive on the Irish national circuit Kilconnell Hero placed in the top three in the Cavan Classic Six and Seven Year Old Championships. 2007 saw him cross the Atlantic where he is now competed by Venezuelan junior rider Daniela Stransky.
1996 ch g by Clover Hill – Ballygarris Jenny (Chairlift)
Rider: Molly Talla (USA)
Recent achievements: A dependable performer for Andrew in the young rider divisions Leapy Hill took third position in the line up in the 2003 1.30m Young Rider Championships at the Dublin Horse Show. This gelding first made his mark on the American circuit with Susan Hutchinson who scored the win in the 2006 Pebble Beach $30,000 Grand Prix. Leapy Hill is currently partnered with Molly Talla.
2004 b g by Lux Z – Cuffesgrange Millenium (Cavalier Royale)
Rider: Marlee Dichter (CAN)
Recent achievements: A recent export, Lux Good showed promise in Ireland as a runner up in the Six and Seven Year Old Irish Sporthorse Studbook series at Louth County earlier in the year. Now based with Canadian rider Marlee Dichter the pair immediately clicked and are competing at 1.30m level. Lux Good recently placed third in the Medium A/O Classic at HITS Saugerties.
2004 b m by Corrado I - Finja IX (Laval II)
Rider: Marlon Zanotelli (BRA)
Recent achievements: Stabled with Belgian based Irish rider Enda Carroll, Ashford Farm, this mare showed great promise under Canadian rider Courtney Vince at the 2010 World Breeding Championships. Now campaigned by Brazilian Marlon Zanotelli Madame Butterfly has had a successful season to date featuring on the Sunshine Tour earlier in the year. More recently the mare took the honours in a Seven Year Old qualifier at this year’s World Breeding Championships.
2002 b g by OBOS Quality 004 – Abbey Emerald (Positively)
Rider: Kevin Babington
Recent achievements: Mark Q first impressed as a young horse with Irish rider Olive Clarke making history as the only woman to ever win the prestigious Cavan Classic Six and Seven Year Old Championship. Now partnered with Irish international Kevin Babington the exceptional gelding is taking the USA by storm with a hat-trick of Grand Prix wins. Triumphant in the $40,000 Culpeper Grand Prix; the $50,000 HITS Saugerties Grand Prix and the $100,000 Devon Grand Prix Mark Q qualified for the Pfizer $1million Series at the Hits on the Hudson show.
MYLENIUM JOE (Irish Sport Horse)
2005 grey gelding by Cruising – Discovery C (Porsch)
Rider: Tamara Ducatel (CAN)
Recent achievements: This flashy grey gelding has a straightforward way of going with a snaffle mouth. A son of top Irish Sport Horse sire Cruising, Mylenium Joe qualified 2011 for the Six Year Old Championships at the Dublin Horse Show. A consistent performer at 1.30m level. He is now competing with Tamara Ducatel in Canada.
OAKPORT WHITE WATER
2002 gr m by Cruising – Oakport Penny Diamond (Diamomd Lad)
Rider: Diane Alexander (USA)
Recent achievements: This mare immediately impressed on the Irish national circuit as outright winner of the Irish Sporthorse Studbook Series as a five year old. One of the top forty five year olds in the world that year Oakport White Water represented Ireland as a finalist at the World Breeding Championships. The mare has gone on to great success with American rider Diane Alexander on the US West Coast.
2001 gr g (breeding not recorded)
Rider: Nellie Foosaner (USA)
Recent achievements: Sourced by Bourns Sport Horses as a five year old, Rmani was a capable performer both under Andrew and South African young rider Kelly O’Connor. Exported as a seven year old the gelding is now partnered with American amateur Nellie Foosaner. Consistent placings for the pair saw them earn the 2009 Rookie of the Year title.
ROUNDTHORN MADIOS (IRISH SPORT HORSE)
2002 bay gelding by Condios – Clover Heidi (Clover Hill)
Rider: Lauren Tisbo (USA)
Recent achievements: Scope and heart ensure that this gelding can be relied upon to produce the goods. This bay gelding generated a lot of interest as a young horse on the Irish circuit, never out of the results. Roundthorn Madios has an exceptional attitude in the ring, always ready to work and has been consistently supplying fault free rounds at Grand Prix level. Placing in the top three in the $25,000 Grand Prix at the Bromont CSI***, Roundthorn Madios went one better to place second in the $30,000 Grand Prix at the recent Hampton Classic.
SLIGO CLOVER BOY
2003 b g by Captain Clover – Kilough Lady (Powerswood Purple)
Rider: Jessica Larivee (USA)
Recent achievements: A valuable asset to former rider Alex Duffy’s string of horses, Sligo Clover Boy featured consistently in the Irish Sporthorse Studbook series as a six and a seven year old. Now contesting the Adult Jumper classes with American rider Jessica Larivee, the gelding continues to achieve impressive results.
TWO DIE FOR
2000 ch m by Olympic Lux – Eclipse Du Carel (Rosire)
Rider: Clodagh Shaw (SA)
Recent achievements: Competed up until a five year old on the Irish circuit this mare was a finalist in the prestigious Lee Strand Five Year Old Championship at Millstreet. Clodagh Shaw took over the reins on Two Die for followed her export to South Africa as a six year old. The pair currently compete up to 1.30m level. This mare is unbeatable in major championships in South Africa.
2001 b g by Marlon – Pearl (Lomond Glow)
Rider: Hector Florentino (DOM)
Recent achievements: One of the Bourns Sport Horses exports to really shine this gelding has achieved great things with Hector Florentino. A successful season to date has seen Ultimo triumph in the $30,000 Classic in Kentucky and the $100,000 Grand Prix at HITS on-the-Hudson.
2002 b g by Calvados – Repper (Heartbreaker)
Rider: Elissa Reisman (CAN)
Recent achievements: Venadium-R is now with Canadian rider Elissa Reisman. Continuing to show the talent that saw the gelding as a rising star on the Irish national Grand Prix circuit with Melanie Davidson, Venadium-R came out in front of a strong field at the Bromont International Horse Show to take the victory in the 1.40m Amateur Classic.
WHO’S KIDDING WHO
1999 b g by Touchdown – Clover Oak (Clover Hill)
Rider: Alessandro Paggini (ITA)
Recent achievements: Whos Kidding Who’s five year old season on the Irish circuit culminated in qualification for the Five Year Championships at the Dublin Horse Show with Andrew. He is now competing very successfully on Grand Prix level in Italy.
2004 bay mare by Guidam – Oltaire (Zoltaire)
Rider: Declan Egan
Recent achievements: This talented mare is destined to be a star of the future. The ideal combination of scope and focus has seen Zoltaire already achieve impressive results to date this year. Zoltaire had a fourth place finish in the Six and Seven Year Old Championship at National Balmoral while internationally the mare featured as a finalist in the Seven and Eight Year Old Championship at the five-star Dublin Horse Show.