New club year begins at a canter for Kilkeel & District Riding Club


TO kick off their new club year 2018-19 Kilkeel & District Riding Club held a charity Halloween show jumping show on Saturday, 27 October at Mourne Equestrian Centre, Kilkeel.

This was very well attended and they were delighted with the money raised for such a vital charity and resource in Northern Ireland. 

Results of the Halloween show are as follows.

Fancy Dress

1st: Ava Trainor, 2nd: Katie Niblock, 3rd: Aimee Long, 4th: Aishling Cunningham

Aimee, Ava and Katie all in fancy dress.


1st: Katie Niblock, Milly; 2nd: Aimee Long, Millie


Joint 1st: Aishling Cunningham, Daisy; Katie Niblock, Milly; 2nd: Brooke Ferguson, Kandi


1st: Caitlin Trainor, Star; 2nd: Aishling Cunningham, Daisy; 3rd: Brooke Ferguson, Kandi


JUNIOR 1st: Cara Cunningham, Kieda; 2nd: Caitlin Trainor, Star; 3rd: Brooke Ferguson, Kandi


SENIOR 1st: Caroline Clingan, Angus


1st: Adam Truesdale, Naneela Mac; 2nd: Caroline Clingan, Angus

Pictured (from left) Caroline and Adam, winners of the 90cm class.

Aishling and Daisy jumping for joy.

Upcoming events

Christmas Show on Saturday, 29 December at 10am in Gamekeepers Lodge EC - classes from x-poles up to 1m. Great Prizes. All Welcome.

Fun Ride in Castlewellan Forrest Park on Saturday, 5 January meeting at 10am. Pay on gate.

Members’ Show on Saturday, 12 January starting at 10am. Venue TBC. Two entries free to fully paid members. Great prizes. All welcome.

Dinner Dance Saturday, 23 February. Further details closer to the time.

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