Lyons Competition Horses,Thornton Farm, Livery Raby Road, Thornton Hough, Wirral, CH63 4JS Tel: 0151 336 3620
Louise Lyons BHSII, BSC (Hons)

Louise Lyons a successful international event rider who has competed at The European Championships 2007, The Beijing Olympics 2008 representing Ireland,and compleated  Burghley clear three times and Badminton.

A qualified instructor who has run a busy event and competition yard for the last 15 years. Louise is currently based in Kilkenny Ireland. Dividing her time between running a busy training yard. Clients include the Kilkenny, Waterford and Tipperary pony clubs and riding clubs. This is an ideal location to source potential young competition horses direct from the breeders. Louise bases herself at Thornton Farm whilst competing at the top events in England for a few weeks at a time. This is an ideal time to bring the younger horses over to show to English clients, and continue teaching pupils at Somerford Park and Thornton Farm.

Services include competition livery for the production of event horses and show horses, sales livery to sell horses for clients. Horses are also taken to train and educate for clients.

Louise is also busy teaching clients for all equestrian disciplines from people who just ride for fun, ponyclub children, competition, show and event riders.

Louise always has 3-4 top class young potencial irish bred novice event and show horses for sale. If Louise has nothing to suit you she is more than happy to help you look for the right horse for you, sourcing them from reliable contacts or direct from the breeder.

If you think you have a future star event horse to be produced or sold Louise is always looking to add to her string of top quality event horses to become part of a fun and winning team.


Louise is also looking for sponsors for the 2012 season. Louise can promote companies across Europe, England and Ireland competing at top level events.

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Louises Event Horses 2012 Season

Theatre World

Owned by Judy Burdett and Louise Lyons. This lovely mare by Ghareeb out of a king of Diamonds dam is 8 years old and has started eventing this year. She is moving up to novice level over the summer and will aim for a 1 star at the end of the year. She will also contest some HOYS working hunter qualifiers.

Her long term goal is to be produced to advanced level.



Watership Down - 4 star

Watership Down - 4 star

The super star! Stable name 'Bugs'. Owned by Pip and Laurie March. By Andretti. 15 years old. Placed at The European Championships Pratoni 2007, Beijing Olympics 2008. Placed at many 3 star competitions. Placed Burghley 2009 and 2011. He is a lovely honest horse that tries his best.

Currently aiming for a place on the Irish squad for the 2012 Olympics. In 2011 was placed at Burghley with a double clear.

Aiming Burgley 2012.





Murphys Miracle - 4 star

Murphy is owned by Louise Lyons. By Cavalier. 14 years old. Compleated Burghley 2010, Pau 2010 and Badminton 2011. All four star events and all clear xc. Placed at Tattersalls CIC 3 star, Bramham CIC 3 star, Gatcombe CIC 3 star 2009. A bad over reach has ruled him out of the early spring events but he is now back into work and will hopefully be aimed at autumn events.







dartans_proper_job Ballintoger Belle

'Maggie' is by the great sire Cavalier. She is 5 years old and 16 hands. She has already jumped around 2 pre novices clear and will be aimed for sale at the Going for Gold sale. Top class mare with top class breeding. Tough hardy sound mare with thoroughbred (Mandalus) on her dam side makes her an ideal broodmare for the future.









Red LightRed Light

Red Light is 14 years old by Cavalier and owned by Louise Lyons. Louise rode her to advanced level and then retired her in 2009.  A top class brood mare now to produce top quality event horses. She has already produced a 4 year old by filly by Harlequin du Carel (Dartans Valerie). She had a colt foal in May by Harlequin du carel, which is stunning! She is in foal now to OBOS quality for 2013.

Dartans Valerie her daughter produced a foal in May by the thoroughbred Lord Noble. She will now go on to be produced as an event horse by Louise.









Red LightDartans Valerie

By Harlequin du carel . Dam by Cavalier. 5 years old chestnut mare. Produced a foal this season by Lord Noble and will now go on to be produced for eventing.









ballinaslogue cavalierBallinaslogue Cavalier

By Aldato out of a Cavalier mare. He successfully competed at Lion d'anger 7 year old world eventing championships in France in October. He is an exciting prospect for the future. He is jointly owned by myself and Peter Heaton. A type to show you of the quality horses I source and offer for sale. I bought him as a 5 year old who had done a bit of show jumping. He has just compeated at tattersall CCI 2star and will now move up to advanced and 3 star level. He will be for sale and will make a top class 4 star horse.

He is a very smart attractive horse with a huge amount of scope to go advanced. A type hard to find.






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Lyons Competition Horses,Thornton Farm, Raby Road, Thornton Hough, Wirral, CH63 4JS Tel: 0151 336 3620

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