ACPS LOGO 350

Tullymor’s Houdini Gets a New Lease on Life

Werner and Marjolein Geven, professional riders and trainers based at Poplar Place Farm in Georgia, had long been searching for their daughter Tessa’s next perfect pony without success when a friend told them of a nice Connemara in need of a good home. The very same day they drove to meet him and instantly knew he was the one.

by Leslie Threlkeld for EN

Read complete article here

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.

Read more ...

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.

Read more ...

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.

Read more ...

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...

Read the full article on Horse & Hound

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....

Read the full article on COTH

More Articles ...

  1. Connemaras Shine at Rocking Horse Winter III Horse Trials
  2. New Junior Member to ride Denmark at Anniversary Show
  3. The Seldom Seen Trophy
  4. USEF Horse of the Year (HOTY) banquet
  5. Ridgetop Windy City Receives Multiple Awards
  6. Kynynmont Ponies Receive National Recognition
  7. Jeanne Woodward-Poor & Kier
  8. The Blackmon Girls at the Ocala Horse Properties Fall Horse Trial
  9. American Connemara Magazine Stallion Issue
  10. Glenmeadow Golden Wish & Kim Harrison
  11. Equine Affaire in Springfield, MA
  12. Sir Lancelot daughter places 12th at Pony Finals!
  13. Kynynmont Gunsmoke’s Gideon
  14. 2015 American Eventing Championships Results
  15. ACPS Annual Meeting 2015
  16. This Just in from Horseware Ireland
  17. USDF Region 7 Dressage Results
  18. Region III Holds 29th Annual Show
  19. Breaking News for ACPS Junior Members
  20. Can You Guess?
  21. Purebred Connemara Wins at Dressage
  22. Junior Driver Wins Big
  23. Register Now! 59th Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet
  24. Midwest Connemara Breeders' Show and Inspections Held
  25. 49th Annual Region I show Held
  26. Oakfields Farms Takes Home Top Prizes at Warrenton
  27. Hidden Haven Show
  28. New Foals in Canada
  29. Region IV Annual Show
  30. Two New Purebred Fillies Born
  31. Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event
  32. A Horse of a Different Color: Poppyfields Tristan
  33. American Connemara Pony Society Adds Sporthorse Registry
  34. New Foal
  35. All in the Family
  36. First Foal of the Year
  37. Snowy Days
  38. ACPS BOG Meeting and USEF Awards
  39. ACPS St. Patrick's Day Party
  40. American Connemara Magazine
  41. 2014 AGM Minutes
  42. Breeding Event Horses: Future Generations and a Twenty Year Plan
  43. Thanksgiving Horse Trials in Georgia Well Represented
  44. Region IV Annual Show at FL Horse Park
  45. Hoof Wall Separation Disease (HWSD)
  46. McCamey Kimbler Wins 2014 USEF Youth Sportsman’s Award
  47. Lee Taylor and Cedar's Padraig Featured
  48. 2014 ACPS Annual Meeting
  49. Melanoma Research Project at UC Davis Needs Samples
  50. 2014 American Eventing Championships Results
  51. A Tale Of One Tough Pony
  52. JEF Sir Lancelot offspring places 12th at US Pony Finals
  53. Who are the Four Leaf Clovers?
  54. Region III 30th Anniversary Show
  55. Four Leaf Clovers Ribbonless at AEC's but Famous Nonetheless!

Join ACPS

After you have joined ACPS, you may register and log in as a member to access the Members Only site which includes the directory.

Search the Site

Member Login