Queen's granddaughter Zara to compete at Tattersalls
Queen Elizabeth's granddaughter will join Ireland's Olympic eventing hopefuls at the Tatersalls International Horse Trials and Country Fair next month.
Zara Phillips is among competitors at the unique sporting spectacle combined with a country fair in Ratoath, Co Meath, from June 1 to 5.
Managing director Roger Casey said that there will be traditional carnival rides, dog shows and a shopping village with local food producers and artisan produce along with the equestrian competitions.
"Tatts 2016 will see competitors from all over the world, both professional and amateur, compete over five days," he said. "Our entries this year include UK's Zara Phillips, William Fox-Pitt and Bella Lloyd Webber along with Irish Olympic squad members Aoife Clark, Michael Ryan and Jonty Evans."
Adult ticket prices start at €15.