Sinead Halpin and Tik Maynard announced this morning that they are expecting their first child in September. Congrats you two! Sinead and Tik tied the knot in January 2014 and run their business, Copperline Farm, out...» Read More!
Sinead Halpin is best known for storming around some of the world’s biggest, baddest courses with her longtime partner Manoir de Carneville. She began competing at the Advanced level in 1999, but it was in 2011...» Read More!
When I texted Sinead a screenshot of the East Tennessee weather forecast for the weekend of her two-day show jumping clinic, her response was short and appropriate: “OMG.”...» Read More!
It seems to be the year of great horses retiring and it is with a proud yet heavy heart that my syndicate members and I announce the retirement of Manoir De Carneville, Tate. It is...» Read More!
Measuring just 15.1-hands, Portersize Just A Jiff is considerably smaller than most of his four-star eventing peers. But that hasn’t hindered his career with Camilla Speirs, with whom he topped Eventing Ireland’s horse rankings this...» Read More!
As I sit here deciding how to explain my time as a working student for Sinead Halpin, I really don’t know what to write! How does one summarize the hardest/exhilarating/biggest learning curve/mentally exhausted but happiest...» Read More!
It was slightly surprising to find Sinead Halpin teaching a full two days of lower level eventers this weekend at Antebellum Farm in Georgetown, Kentucky, as in just a couple of weeks time I’m hoping...» Read More!
While many of us still were sidelined in a post-Christmas coma, Area II adult amateur Malinda Lawrence was getting a jump start on her season at the first-ever Fork Stables Winter Camp. Led by Sinead Halpin and...» Read More!
Tik Maynard and Sinead Halpin recently hosted a Winter Camp at their home base at The Fork in North Carolina. This was an inclusive series, complete with demonstrations, lectures, and plenty of lessons for all....» Read More!
Sinead Halpin and Forrest Nymph successfully completed the CCI2* at Fair Hill this past weekend, blazing around a very tough cross country track with no jumping or time penalties. This partnership has been a neat...» Read More!
You know this is one of your favorite rounds of all time to watch as well! Sinead Halpin and Manoir de Carneville came tantilizingly close to winning the whole thing in 2012, earning the lowest...» Read More!
If you missed out on the “Sinead and Hannah Show” presented by the USEF Network last night, you’ll definitely want to step back and catch up here. Trust us, it’s one of the funniest things...» Read More!
Sinead Halpin and fan favorite Forrest Nymph, an 11-year-old 14.2-hand New Forest Pony mare, enjoyed a solid year in 2014, successfully competing at the Intermediate and two-star level, which culminated in a completion of the Dutta...» Read More!
Sinead Halpin and her French Princess, Manoir de Carneville, stole America’s hearts a few years ago when they stormed around their first Rolex in grand fashion. Now, she’s become a staple on the upper level...» Read More!
From Erika and Katherine: On what could have possibly been the last beautiful autumn weekend before winter, 24 riders gathered at River Glen Equestrian Park just outside of Knoxville, Tennessee, for a two-day clinic with Sinead...» Read More!
Ballynoe Castle RM started his vacation on Monday, and fellow U.S. World Equestrian Games team horse Manoir de Carneville started his yesterday, as super groom Meg Kep drove him down to The Fork Farm and...» Read More!
Super pony Forrest Nymph has come a long way since we featured her in EN’s Got Talent in January 2013. Since then, her owner Beth Davidson placed an ad on Sport Horse Nation looking for an upper-level...» Read More!
My household has become approximately 45% creepier after the addition of a life-size horse head that I ordered on eBay to help me display and sell my handmade custom halters at the AEC trade fair next week. It has...» Read More!
Did everyone see the costume contest action from Roebke’s Run Horse Trials? Riders, horses, and dogs got decked out in their best “Over the Border” finery for the chance to win some big cash prizes at the...» Read More!
Well. That was cold. I figured the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge might be fun with a little barn twist. The challenge, for those of us who don’t use Facebook or the Internet, is a movement sweeping through...» Read More!
Our mystery horse today has been featured on EN before in our “EN’s Got Talent” series, and you all did a wonderful job of guessing her identity! The foal pictured below is none other than...» Read More!
The U.S. eventing community is buzzing with excitement tonight after the WEG squad announcement. Team USA will be Buck Davidson and Ballynoe Castle RM, Phillip Dutton and Trading Aces, Sinead Halpin and Manoir de Carneville,...» Read More!
Six months ago, I posted a rather different type of sales ad on Sport Horse Nation. You see, I really wanted to find “the right” rider for a pony I own. The problem with selling...» Read More!