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01 October 2009

Inter Schools Showjumping

The first interschools show jumping league of the season took place in Wicklow this weekend on the 26th September.

Congratulations to Newbridge College student Alyssa O'Neill who won the open individual league competition in fine style, see off more than 60 competitors.

The College was represented by three teams in the team competition . The Newbridge College team of Alyssa O'Neill Leanne Osullivan, Ashley O Sullivan and Carolyn Harty finished in second place out of 34 teams following the jump off round. Our gold team Donal Delahunt, Brid Conlan Sophie Mills (all first years) and Lauren Heffernan also qualified for the jump off and finished just outside the placings. Our third team Kerrie O'Dwyer, Una Delahunt, Aisling Doyle and Holly Hannigan also jumped well to finish on 4 faults.

Well done in particular to the four first years who competed.

On Saturday next the 3rd of October the College is hosting the next round of the league. Good luck to all our competitors.

Newbridge College Newbridge, Co. Kildare, Republic of Ireland Tel: +353 45 487200 Fax: +353 45 487234 Email: info@newbridge-college.ie