WESTERN DIARY dates
A series of Western events have been scheduled for this summer, which spectators can watch and riders take part. These include:
• Iverk Show, Saturday, August 25
Iverk Show will include a showmanship and pleasure class. Entry forms are available from www.iverkshow.com
• National Show, Saturday, October 6
Drumcoura Lake Resort in Ballinamore, Co Leitrim is the venue for the 2012 Western and Reining National Show 2012.
• IQHA Ride Outs
The Irish Quarter Horse Association will host a series of western events which members of the HSI Reining and Western Section can take part in. These include ride outs in Drumcoura, Co Leitrim, and Lonesome Dove Ranch, Mullaghmore, Co Sligo, on July 14 and September 2 respectively. The midsummer Fiesta Rookie Amateur and Novice (AQHA) clinic and show will take place at Cochise Stud in Co Offaly on July 21 and 22.
For more information on IQHA events, go to www.iqha.ie