GRASS ROOTS LEAGUE GAINS SUPPORT FOR 2021

GRASS ROOTS LEAGUE GAINS SUPPORT FOR 2021

Eventing Ireland is delighted to announce that GAIN Equine Nutrition will be sponsoring a brand new EI100 Series to support the grass roots of our sport this season.

The series, which was launched with Carol Gee and Fraser Duffy, at Fernhill Sport Horses will commence at Glenpatrick on the 8th May and will proceed throughout the country with legs taking place at Punchestown, Flowerhill, Rosanna, Grove, Ballindenisk, Kilguilkey cumulating at a final at Crecora on the 25th July where the GAIN Equine Nutrition EI100 Champions will be crowned.

The EI100 league comprises of a pre-novice dressage test with show jumping and cross-country elements will not exceed 1 metre in height.

Joanne Hurley, GAIN Equine Nutrition Irish Country Manager commented, “We are delighted to be supporting the GAIN Equine Nutrition EI100 league this season. The sport horse sector is highly valued by our business and it is important to us that we can support the grass roots of eventing through this series. I would like to wish all competitors the best of luck for the season ahead.”

Carol Gee of Fernhill Sport horses mentioned, “Delighted to see GAIN supporting our sport at the grass roots level where we all start our young horses. We look forward to campaigning our future stars in the league.”

David O’Brien, Eventing Ireland Chairman noted, “I am delighted to have GAIN Equine Nutrition on board to sponsor a national EI100 league. The EI100 class is hugely important in eventing as this is where we see our equine stars of the future developing.”

Date Venue Region
8 May Glenpatrick NR
15 May Punchestown 1 SL
29 May Rosanna 1 SL
5 June Glaslough NL
13 June Kilguilkey MR
20 June Grove 1 MR
11 July Ballindenisk 2 MR
25 July Crecora 2 (and Final) MR

 

 

Full details of the sponsorship rules can be found HERE