Monthly Archives: December 2012

North Leinster Awards Evening and Christmas Party

Over 140 North Leinster Region members gathered at Killeen Castle Golf Club last Saturday evening. We feel the regional awards structure is vitally important not only to congratulate the achievements of the Flat and National Hunt breeders in the region but it encourages breeders to socialise together and network with like minded people. We would like to...
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Seamus O’Flaherty, YITBA Apprentice 2012 / 2013 First Blog….

Seamus O'Flaherty, YITBA Apprentice 2012 / 2013 first module blog ! Read All About It...... My YITBA apprentice journey started three months ago in Ballyhane stud in Leighlinbridge county Carlow. The stud is known worldwide and is owned and operated by Joe and Jane Foley. I was very enthusiastic about heading down to Leighlinbridge as the yard...
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ITBA NH Foal Show at Goffs NH Foal Sale

ITBA NH Foal Show at Goffs NH Foal Sale 2012 (14 photos) Well done to connections of Lot 92 & Lot 246 in winning the Best in Show for the Filly & Colt Categories respectively. Winning Filly Category Lot 92 was presented by Tina Dargan, Lewinstown Farm. The Filly which won over the judges is by Oscar ex...
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YITBA Launches Fantasy Pinhooking Competition

€1,000 YITBA Fantasy Pinhooking Competition. The YITBA has launched a new free-to-enter fantasy foal pinhooking competition for the upcoming Goffs November Sale. Entrants are given a virtual €50,000 to 'spend' on purchasing a foal or foals at the Goffs November Sale. The entrant who shows the highest profit when the foals are re-sold at auction next year...
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