It was a protracted trek to the Hills of Connemara on the weekend for Ballyare rider, Patrick McGettigan, nevertheless it was nicely well worth the journey after a gripping win.
Patrick got here so shut on his personal 15 hander within the 153cm as Fiadh’s Fancy who seemed all set to gather however was nabbed within the closing strides by the robust end of Chancy Cash for Nicola Burns.
He bought his fast compensation when he landed the function of the day the Errismore Derby on King Of The Hill in a nail biting end. It went to VAR proof and, after the verify, it was clear that the Letterkenny owned horse was dwelling by a slender margin.
There have been additionally Donegal wins for One other Plan within the open mile for the Gildea’s and for the Rathmullan owned Kinnegar Bay within the 10 furlong.
All roads result in the Dingle competition Friday eleventh to Sunday the thirteenth for the Cheltenham of horse and pony racing.
Profitable outing in Galway for younger Letterkenny jockey was final modified: July thirty first, 2023 by