RDS Ladies and Intermediate Side Saddle Qualifying Shows 2019

Venue Date Contact Name Contact No.
Armagh County Agricultural Show,
Co. Armagh
8 June
Maud Black 028 37522333
Waterford Country Fair,
Co. Waterford
9 June
Faith Ponsonby 087 2929449
Gorey Agricultural Show,
Co. Wexford
15 June
Stella Jones 087 9082670
Athlone Agricultural Show,
Co. Westmeath
23 June
Gillian Kinahan 086 8521575
Charleville Show,
Co. Cork
30 June
Eleanor Fleming 087 4000325

Side saddle hack at Stradbally Hall

Our first outing of the year takes place in Stradbally Hall Co Laois on Sunday morning 28th April, in conjunction with the Leinster Branch of ILDRA who are running endurance and pleasure rides. Please arrive from 9am to be out on the course by 10 am. Rosettes will be awarded by both ILDRA and Side saddle Ireland on completion of the ride. Please wear full side saddle kit with a strapped approved hat or helmet. You are welcome to bring any friends, astride!


Affiliated Shows 2019 updated 21st May

Show affiliations are starting to trickle in, please keep checking back as it will be updated each time a new form is returned.

4th May, IPS Spring Show, Raheen na Gun, Kilkenny. Junior and Intermediate classes. DOUBLE POINTS.

6th May, Western Area IPS, Claremorris School of Equitation:  junior and intermediate classes

12th May, Kingdom County Fair, Ballybeggan Park, Tralee. Junior and Ladies classes

19th May, Bandon Show, Junior and Ladies Classes

26th May Midleton Show, Junior and Ladies classes

02/06/19 Limerick/Clare IPS show, Junior and Intermediate classes

9th June, Waterford Country Fair RDS qualifiers, Intermediate and Ladies

9th June, Ballinalee Connemara Pony Show, Juniors and Versatility

23rd June, Athlone Agricultural Show RDS qualifiers, Intermediate and Ladies

29th/30th June Charleville Agricultural show, Junior, Intermediate and Ladies

7th July, Dunmanway Agricultural Show, side saddle versatility

11th July, Bannow and Rathangan Show, Junior and Ladies Classes

14th July Mullingar Agricultural Show (Intermediate and Ladies)

20th July, Tipperary Area IPS annual show (Juniors and Intermediates)

21st July Tattersalls July Show, Ladies Side saddle

28th July, Ossory Agricultural Show, Ladies and Junior

5th August, Tinahely Agricultural Show, 3 classes

18th August, Tullow Show, SIde Saddle Versatility Class

25th August, Iverk Show, Junior and Side saddle versatility class


Every membership paid by the end of April 2019 will receive x 2 tickets to Tattersalls International Horse Trials which is held in Meath over the June Bank Holiday Weekend. You can pay online through our Itsplainsailing link, or alternatively download form below and post with appropriate fee to the secretary.

Click here to pay online: https://www.itsplainsailing.com/club/ssi

Click here to download form to print out and post: 2019-MEMBERSHIP-FORM-1