Sunday 15th of May saw all the Silver Cups and Horse Trophy,s return to Tullymurry to be competed for again in the Annual Two Phase Event. A large turn out of horse and ponies enjoyed the glorious sunshine and the Cross country section over a mile and a quarter of varied terrain and well presented solid fences. The first victory went to Paddy O,Rourke and Old Flames who lifted the Isabella Connor Shields Memorial Cup in the 1metre class. A large entry in the 90cms saw Malachy Casement and Balloo take the Mathison Contracts Cup in Class 2A while Michelle Strange and Have the Courage lifted the Tullymurry Novice Horse Cup, which she also won a couple of years back. The 90cms Junior Section saw Conall McGrath and Bannfield Boy stake home the Holmestead Saddlery Cup. The 75cms Adult Class was won by Jade Walsh who was awarded the Tullymurry Horse Trophy. The Junior 75cms was won in fine style by Noah Brown on Lord Gregory lifting the Tullymurry trophy. Final class of the day was the hotly contested under12yrs won by Thomas Murphy on Locarno who picked up the "Just Shane" Pony Trophy. Many Thanks to all who worked so hard all week painting and trimming and setting out jumps also St John Ambulance and all Judges and Scorers on the day.
Class 1: 1metre 1. Paddy O,Rourke/Old Flames 2. Rachel Hughes / Peter Perfect, 3. Ellen Erskine/Missippi. 4. Lindsay Gault/Charlie. Class 2A: 1. Malachy Casement/Balloo. 2. Nicola Martin/Splash. 3. Nicky Correct/Ozzie. 4. Ruth English/Eagle. Class 2B: 1. Michelle Strange/Have the Courage. 2. Clare Steele/Catalina Rascal. 3. Andrew Greer/Jude. 4. Nicola Jellie/Cooleen Misty. Class 3. 1. Conall McGrath/Bannfield Boy. 2. Cloe Wright/Flash. 3 and 4 Ellie Parkhill/ Bailey and Tony. Class 4. 1. Jade Walsh/Yellow. 2 and 3 Leah Knight with William and Mags. 4. Suzanne Hagan/Skylark. Class 5. 1. Noah Brown/Lord Gregory. 2. Katie O, Hare/Blaneys Boy. 3. Johnny Erskine/Houdini. 4. Jamie Lee/Diesel. Class 6. 1. Thomas Murphy/Locarno. 2. Zara Burns/The Silver Bullet. 3. Siofra Mason/Rico. 4. Lara Kelly/Tootsie. 5. Ella Kincaid/Houdini. 6. Erin Mathison/Party Boy.