About the Side Saddle Association of Ireland

Welcome to the website of The Side Saddle Association of Ireland

Our Association is devoted to the promotion & preservation of the fine art of riding Side Saddle 


  • We have a small but active club, most of whom got started at our popular ‘Have a Go Days’ and training clinics which occur regularly throughout the year.
  • We provide a seasonal rental service for side saddles and we also have a small selection of habits for hire. Summer rental runs from April- September, Winter rental runs from October-March. 2015-2016-Side-Saddle-Rental-Contract-Winter-
  • New members are very welcome and will be given every assistance to get started. To join the association please download the membership form. 2015-MEMBERSHIP-FORM-Side-Saddle-Association (1)
  • If you are running a show and would like to hold a side saddle class, please affiliate so that our members may compete for our annual points awards 2015 Affiliation-Form-Side-Saddle
  • Members can keep a record of their winnings by downloading a points sheet which must be returned by 30th September each year 2015-Side-Saddle-Season-RECORDof-WINNING-1
  • If you have saddles or habits that you would like to sell, please contact us and we will advertise them here for you.
  • Please follow us on facebook where our members can sign up for events and interact together:  www.facebook.com/Side-Saddle-Association-of-Ireland

For all other queries please contact the Hon. Secretary: Julie Brindley O’Brien

Telephone: 01 8241762
Email: honsec@ssaireland.com
‘Mulberry Manor Farm’
Rathbeggan Lane
Co Meath

If you are unable to get through to Julie, please contact Ciara O’Connell:

Telephone 0872266321, email zebeck_86@hotmail.com or write to                                 The Hollow House, Ballytiglea, Borris, Co Carlow