Milbrook Ginger Spice -Senior Female of the Year and RDS Champion of Champions (exhibited by William Smith)
Milbrook Ginger Spice continued on her triumphant path with a historic three in a row as the Royal Balmoral Interbreed Senior Champion. Subsequently she was crowned our 2014 National Show Champion at Tullamore show in August. Other achievements in 2014 include breed championships at Athlone, Mullingar,Virginia, Tydavnet, Limerick, Elphin and Strokestown. This Wilodge Vantastic daughter and by a homebred dam Milbrook Baby is a worthy 2015 RDS Champion of Champions recipient.
Baileys Iceprincess - Junior Female of the Year (exhibited by Connell Brothers)
The Junior Female of the Year 2014 title went to Baileys Iceprincess, owned by the Connell brothers from Oldcastle Co. Meath. Iceprincess had a very successful show season with the Junior Female Champion title at the National Show in Tullamore being the highlight. She was a first prize class winner at Mullingar, Longford,Virginia, Elphin, Trim and Strokestown and received the Reserve Breed Champion title at each of these shows also. She was placed second in her class in the All Ireland Junior Pedigree Heifer 2014 at Cappamore Show. Bred by Tom Bailey, Iceprincess is a daughter of Baileys Darwin and out of the Nenuphar daughter Roundhill Vjoyeuse 820 Et.
Baileys Iain - Male of the Year (exhibited by Connell Brothers)
Baileys Iain was crowned Male of the Year 2014. He received the Reserve Senior Male Champion title at Tullamore Show in August and was a first prize class winner at Mullingar, Virginia, Trim and Strokestown during the year. Iain is a son of Queenshead Altea, with back breeding to Grahams Samson and Meridien. Iain was awarded Reserve Senior Champion at the October Premier Bull Sale in Roscrea. He was purchased for the Llwynybrain Herd of Yeomans & Partners, Llwyn-Y-Brain, Adfa, Newtown, Powys, Wales and realised €8,000. Congratulations to his exhibitors the Connell brothers from Oldcastle Co. Meath.