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Irish Draught Horse Society


The next pleasure ride will take place at Shanes Castle, Antrim on Sunday 13th May. First horses out at 12 noon, last horses out at 1 p.m.

This ride is suitable for all abilities.

Cost - £15 per rider.

Refreshments will be served afterwards in the Beater's Room.

This ride is a joint ride with Ballycastle Rural Rides. Further details available from Paddy Traynor on 07719 677361.


During the summer the Society will be holding the following events which will feature performance type classes:

Saturday 7th July - Dirraw Farm, Ballymoney
Saturday 25th August - The Meadows Equestrian Centre, Lurgan

These events will be open to all but special prizes will be offered to the best performing Irish Draught horses to encourage their participation.

Further details will follow in due course.