DUBARRY ANNOUNCES NEW SPONSORSHIP DEAL FOR IRISH WEG EVENTING SQUAD

DUBARRY of Ireland today (Wednesday) announced a new partnership with Horse Sport Ireland.

The sponsorship deal will see the Irish eventing squad wearing Dubarry of Ireland signature tweed clothing, footwear and accessories for both the European Championships and during the current World Equestrian Games (WEG) 2014. Junior, pony and young riders’ team members are also included in this sponsorship deal, with each member receiving a pair of the trademark Admirals “Dubes” deck shoes.

Michael Walsh, Marketing Director at Dubarry said: “Dubarry of Ireland is delighted to be supporting our national team this season and especially with the World Equestrian Games taking place in Europe. It is great to see our product being worn by some of Ireland’s established and rising stars on the equestrian circuit. The sponsorship of the Irish equestrian team is a great match for the Dubarry brand and we hope that this is the continuation of a long lasting relationship with Ireland’s elite eventers.”

Damian McDonald, CEO of Horse Sport Ireland said: “We are pleased that such an iconic Irish brand as Dubarry of Ireland has come on board as official supplier to Team Ireland Equestrian.”

The Irish senior eventing squad consists of six riders from across the island. This sponsorship deal will see Team Ireland completing their trot up wearing signature Dubarry tweeds, deck shoes and accessories at the World Equestrian Games which are currently being held in Normandy, France until September 7th.

Team Members;

·       Sam Watson – Carlow
·       Aoife Clark – Kildare
·       Sarah Ennis – Meath
·       Austin O’Connor – Cork
·       Clare Abbott – Down
·       Joseph Murphy – Westmeath

Established in 1937, Dubarry of Ireland is a luxury Irish footwear and performance lifestyle clothing company. Founded in Ballinasloe, County Galway, Dubarry of Ireland is a well-known brand within equestrian circles internationally.