WELCOME TO THE
IRISH QUARTER HORSE ASSOCIATION
WESTERN RIDING IRELAND
The IQHA is proud to be the sole affiliate in Ireland of The American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA), and an Affiliate of Horse Sport Ireland.
Events and activities run by IQHA are open to all wishing to participate, across disciplines and open to all breeds.
We welcome competitors, regardless of preferred discipline, leisure /pleasure riders who would like to participate in our educational pathway and syllabus.
BOB MAYHEW TO VISIT IRELAND FOR A TWO DAY CLINIC!
Bob Mayhew, award winning clinician, author, and founder of WES (Western Equestrian Society) will visit Ireland on the 9th and 10th of Sept. Bob coaches both Mainstream and Western riders to high levels. This clinic will be suitable for riders of all ages, levels, and disciplines. No special tack required.
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This podcast is brought to you by the Irish Quarter Horse Association, an organization committed to promoting the principles of Western horsemanship and the partnership between horse and rider. Whether you ride for pleasure or competition, whether you own a Quarter Horse, a Thoroughbred, or any other breed, we believe that these principles can help you develop a deeper understanding of your horse and improve your riding skills.
TRY WESTERN INSPIRED HORSEMANSHIP FOR FREE!
GET A TASTE OF WESTERN RIDING THROUGH OUR P.O.E.P PROGRAM.
Participation Outreach Educational Program is a 1/2 day educational introduction to western inspired training, Featuring working in a Round Pen. Ground Work and then into equitation. It is suitable for all levels. It is completely FREE for spectators and those who want to participate. You do not need to be a member. It is perfect for people who would like to re-engage and of course those interested in getting involved with horses.
Moystown Demesne, Shannon Harbour, Co. Offaly, R42 EK54