Thurman Farm Ponies were Champion & Reserve Champion at Upperville

It was a great turnout at Upperville Colt & Horse show this year. Sunny, hot, and windy our judge hard at work was Debby Howell of Middleburg, VA. Lots of ponies competed along with supporters, family, friends, and fans making a great crowd! Thurman Sileach PB Mare by Rattle N’ Snap Laddie Boy out of Thurman Keepsake owned by Barbara Byrd  & shown by Mary McMillen took Champion.

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Two Foals born to Sue Antilla

New Fairfield, CT:   Sue Antilla has had two foals so far this year, both by Alluinn Durango (Aladdin's Denver x *Patty's Meredith), who belongs to Sara McCrea and stands at Northern Connemaras.

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Region IV Annual Show

Fairburn, GA: Region IV of the ACPS held its annual show the weekend of June 10, 2016, at the beautiful Bouckaert Farm, home of  Chattahoochee Hills Eventing, just south of Atlanta. The weather was perfect, if somewhat warm, and people from all over the region showed up to participate in a variety of In-Hand and Ridden Classes. Stephanie Fenton-Hickey was the very able organizer.

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6 Connemaras we won't forget in a hurry

Horse & Hound: The Connemara’s natural habitat is the almost lunar landscape of Ireland’s rugged west coast, but the breed’s origins are somewhat hazy. A legend relates that Spanish horses from the Armada that sank off the coast landed and bred with the indigenous wild ponies. This seems somewhat romantic, but you only have to look at the Connemara to see its quality. This refined beauty has not escaped the aficionados of M&M showing, to which the Connemara’s track record attests...

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One To Watch: Eliza Farren And Bantry Bay's Dublin Want Your Cheers At The Carolina International

The Chronicle of the HorseWhen you see Eliza Farren and Bantry Bay’s Dublin gallop by on cross-country this weekend at the Cloud 11-Gavilan North LLC Carolina International CIC*** (N.C.), make sure to give them a loud cheer.

Farren and her Connemara-Thoroughbred cross will be tackling Ian Stark’s track on their way to the Rolex Kentucky CCI****, and “Dublin” thrives on the atmosphere of big events....

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Connemaras Shine at Rocking Horse Winter III Horse Trials

Altoona, Florida: Five Connemaras strutted their stuff at the Rocking Horse Winter III Horse Trials last weekend, competing against a large field of riders from all over the USA enjoying the sunny Florida winter weather. As Cathy Blackmon says, “we are extremely proud of  all of the ponies’ heart, effort, talent and results. Proves these ponies can do it all!” 

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  1. The Seldom Seen Trophy
  2. USEF Horse of the Year (HOTY) banquet
  3. Ridgetop Windy City Receives Multiple Awards
  4. Kynynmont Ponies Receive National Recognition
  5. Jeanne Woodward-Poor & Kier
  6. The Blackmon Girls at the Ocala Horse Properties Fall Horse Trial
  7. American Connemara Magazine Stallion Issue
  8. Glenmeadow Golden Wish & Kim Harrison
  9. Equine Affaire in Springfield, MA
  10. Sir Lancelot daughter places 12th at Pony Finals!
  11. Kynynmont Gunsmoke’s Gideon
  12. 2015 American Eventing Championships Results
  13. ACPS Annual Meeting 2015
  14. This Just in from Horseware Ireland
  15. USDF Region 7 Dressage Results
  16. Region III Holds 29th Annual Show
  17. Breaking News for ACPS Junior Members
  18. Can You Guess?
  19. Purebred Connemara Wins at Dressage
  20. Junior Driver Wins Big
  21. Register Now! 59th Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet
  22. Midwest Connemara Breeders' Show and Inspections Held
  23. 49th Annual Region I show Held
  24. Oakfields Farms Takes Home Top Prizes at Warrenton
  25. Hidden Haven Show
  26. New Foals in Canada
  27. Region IV Annual Show
  28. Region 1 Field Day
  29. Two New Purebred Fillies Born
  30. Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event
  31. A Horse of a Different Color: Poppyfields Tristan
  32. American Connemara Pony Society Adds Sporthorse Registry
  33. New Foal
  34. All in the Family
  35. First Foal of the Year
  36. ACPS St. Patrick's Day Party
  37. Snowy Days
  38. ACPS BOG Meeting and USEF Awards
  39. American Connemara Magazine
  40. 2014 AGM Minutes
  41. Breeding Event Horses: Future Generations and a Twenty Year Plan
  42. Thanksgiving Horse Trials in Georgia Well Represented
  43. Hoof Wall Separation Disease (HWSD)
  44. Region IV Annual Show at FL Horse Park
  45. McCamey Kimbler Wins 2014 USEF Youth Sportsman’s Award
  46. Lee Taylor and Cedar's Padraig Featured
  47. 2014 American Eventing Championships Results
  48. 2014 ACPS Annual Meeting
  49. Melanoma Research Project at UC Davis Needs Samples


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