Sponsorship Boost for Olympic Squad

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Author: Amelia Hegarty /Friday 14 February 2020/Categories: General News, Horse Sport Ireland, Olympic News

Chivers Sponsorship – A Massive Boost for Irish Olympic Eventing Team


Chivers, part of the Boyne Valley Group, has today been announced as a new sponsor of Horse Sport Ireland’s senior Eventing team, the first Irish sports team to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.


Pictured at the Horse Sport Ireland Chivers Sponsorship Launch (l-r) Brian Morrison (Irish event rider), Elizabeth Power (Irish event rider), Bill O’Sullivan (CFO Boyne Valley Group), Global DHI, Sally Corscadden (Irish Eventing High-Performance Director), Cathal Daniels (Irish event rider), Sam Watson (Irish event rider), Ronan Murphy (CEO Horse Sport Ireland) (Photo by Eóin Noonan/Sportsfile)

The Irish Eventing team became Ireland’s first sports team to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics when they secured team silver at the 2018 World Equestrian Games in Tryon, North Carolina. Members of the Irish Eventing squad have built on this success over the past 18 months, securing both an individual World Silver medal and Individual European Bronze medal for Ireland as well as a team podium finish in the Nations Cup at Camphire International Horse Trials and numerous individual wins at the highest international level.