Ballyheerin Stud Farm - Latest News

17/05/15 Our superstar stallion Zuidam, ridden by Daniel Coyle, has won the TRM/Horseware National Grand Prix in Cavan today!!

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16/05/15 - Balmoral CSI*2 International Show - A good showing all round at the Balmoral Show in Belfast, one of our favourite venues. Zuidam came 4th in The Danco International Stakes 1.45m competition - he had the fastest time of the jump-off by quite a way but unfortunately had one fence down leaving him in 4th.




Fanadwest Rebel put in a great performance to have one of only 5 clear rounds in the Connolly's Red Mills International Spectacular 1.45m competition and finish in 5th place overall.




03/05/15 - Our exciting stallion by Baloubet du Rouet, Esprit van der Hoenderheide, eased himself back into Irish competition today cruising to victory in the 1.20m Ulster Region Tour at Portmore Equestrian Centre.




25/04/15 - Zuidam made a strong return to Irish competition today coming 2nd in the TRM/Horseware National Grand Prix at Louth County Show missing out on victory by 0.04 seconds!




15/03/15 - Great to see Fanadwest Dancer, bred right here at Ballyheerin Studfarm by our own superstar stallion Zuidam and one of our most sought-after mares White Stripes, putting in a fantastic performance to come in the ribbons in Spain!!






Feb/March/ April 2015 Three of our horses competed in Portugal at the Vilamoura Atlantic Tour 2015 for the first time this year. We are very happy with the performances they put in showing great potential at this level.

Our Baloubet du Rouet stallion, Esprit van der Hoenderheide, ridden by Daniel Coyle, came 1st in the 1.30m Against the Clock competition with a superb round at lightning quick speed to claim the first Irish victory of the Vilamoura Atlantic Tour.
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Zuidam finished an excellent 4th place out of 89 horses in the Big Tour 1.40m Against the Clock Competition in Vilamoura.
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Fanadwest Rebel got his first European experience off to a great start jumping a clear round in the Big Tour 1.40m and finishing 10th overall in the jump-off with another great clear round!
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14/11/14 - Zuidam does it again and finishes off the year on a high winning the 1.40m Invitational Grand Prix at the Emerald International Equestrian Centre!! He simply unstoppable at the moment!!


09/11/14 - Zuidam has won the Cavan International Grand Prix tonight. Congratulations to his rider Daniel Coyle on finishing the weekend as the leading International Rider!!


14/09/14 - Continuing on his rich vein of form, Zuidam came 2nd in the Alltech Grand Prix in Ravensdale today!


16/08/14 Fantastic result for Zuidam and Daniel Coyle taking 2nd place in the Longines World Ranking CSI 3* International Competition (1.50m) at Millstreet International Horse Show!


03/08/14 - Fantastic weekend for Zuidam who won BOTH grand prix at the South County Show. Saturday saw him take the Horseware/TRM National Grand Prix (1.40m) and he followed that up by winning the Horseware/TRM Premier Series Grand Prix (1.50m) on Sunday and earned himself a nice mention in Irish Country Living!

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14/07/14 Esprit van der Hoenderheide, our stallion by Baloubet du Rouet, won the 1.20m at Balmoral National today!


28/06/14 Great day here at Ballyheerin Stud Farm!!! Our amazing stallion Zuidam has triumphed in Hickstead claiming 1st place in the Tom Hudson Derby Trophy- International CSI4* 1m50 Jumping Competition!!!





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