Raheen Na Gun Stud and Competition Centre www.gerobrien.com Tel +353 86-2533772

Welcome to Raheen-Na-Gun Stud, Kilkenny's premier competition centre.

Ger and Z Wellie 72, 2011

Raheen-Na-Gun Stud was constructed with the intention of promoting a high standard of equestrian activities, in particular, the promotion and training of young horses, ponies and riders of all levels in showjumping and eventing.

Ger O’Brien, the Proprietor of this long established centre, has many years of experience as a breeder, producer, competitor and trainer in the equestrian sport. Ger has also achieved his Level Two HSI Showjumping Qualification. He has trained numerous adults and children to the highest standard including a silver team European medalist.

Ger O'Brien with HHS Charmer in the 1.30m, Cavan International 2010

Raheen-Na-Gun Stud also offers ideal facilities for the training of horses and ponies, and operates a busy livery yard. Please do not hesitate to contact Ger for full details of facilities and training offered. Private tuition is also available with Ger O'Brien (HSI level 2 Showjumping coach).

Look up Our Calender of upcoming events for more information or visit Our News page for the latest News at the Raheen Na Gun!

This facility is home to one of Irelands best All-weather Gel surfaces, and offers a window of opportunity for customers in search of suitable rides. Raheen-Na-Gun stud has some of Ireland's top horses and ponies competing regularly in our SJAI affiliated training leagues and points shows.

Z Wellie 72, our own seven year old stallion, is currently standing at Stud here in Raheen-na-gun. Z Wellie is by Celano (by Capital 1), out of a Germus R mare is proving to be a young horse to watch for the future. He is ridden by Gerard O’Neill, and was already placed 4th in the Grand Prix in Maryville on the 27th of March 2011. Z Wellie was described by the judges as being “one for the future”. See our STALLION PAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION or Click Here.
International riders, local riding clubs, pony clubs and schools make frequent use of our excellent facilities which are available for hire all year round.

Contact Ger O'Brien for further information on
086-2533772 or Email ger@gerobrien.com