Judged by Peter O’Connell on Sunday 22nd July 2018 was the 28th Anniversary running of the South East Clare show held just outside the beautiful village of Bridgetown in county Clare.

Peter awarded the Champion Limousin title to Roundhill Iondine 1496, a powerful Elite Forever Brill Et daughter, presented by Bobby O’Connell of the Ballybrown herd, Clarina, Co. Limerick. Roundhill Iondine 1496, was shown with her February born Castleview Gazelle daughter Ballybrown Nina at foot. Nina had earlier been shown in the “Best Pedigree Limousin Heifer Class (born on or after 01/01/18), in which she took the red rosette. Peter awarded the Reserve Champion sash to Ardnacrusha Kylie Et, a powerful heifer from the Moloney Family, Ardnacrusha, Co. Clare.


Reserve Champion Limousin at Bridgetown show – Ardnacrusha Kylie from the Moloney Family

Overall Limousin Champion

ChampionRoundhill Iondine 1496Elite Forever Brill EtRoundhill Dondine 1074 (ET)Bobby O’Connell
ChampionArdnacrusha Kylie EtSympaArdnacrusha Hilarious EtDonal Moloney


Class 1. Best Pedigree Limousin Bull Calf (Born on 01/09/17 or before 01/01/18)

Sponsored by Neil Skehan Plant Hire

1stMeelickaduff McHale ET08/09/17Ampertaine ElginMeelickaduff Honda EtMichael Hester
2ndWood Road Malachy ET01/09/17SympaClaqueNoel Fennessy
3rdWood Road Marc01/09/17Gerrygullinane GlenClaqueNoel Fennessy
4thBrookland Mozart12/09/17ChaumeilBrookland JoyJohn Hickey

Meelickaduff McHale Et

Class 2. Best Pedigree Limousin Heifer Calf (Born on 01/09/17 or before 01/01/18)

1stCillcon M 579John Moloney
2ndBrookland Maggie10/09/17Wilodge CerberusBrookland IsabellaJohn Hickey
3rdMeenross Millie Et05/10/17Ampertaine ElginMeenross JuneJames O’Grady

Cillcon M 579

Class 3. Best Pedigree Limousin Heifer Calf (Born on or after 01/01/18)

1stBallybrown Nina14/02/18Castleview GazelleRoundhill Iondine 1496Bobby O’Connell
2ndMeenross Nolette05/01/18Mereside GodolophinMeenross Kalipo ETJames O’Grady
3rdMeelickaduff New York30/01/18Plumtree FantasticMeelickaduff CloeMichael Hester

Ballybrown Nina

Class 4. Best Pedigree Limousin Heifer Calf (Born on or before 01/09/17)

Placing NameDOBSireDamExhibitor
1stArdnacrusha Kylie Et08/09/15SympaArdnacrusha Hilarous EtDonal Moloney
2ndRoundhill Lunanime 165602/02/16Elite Ice Cream EtRoundhill I Unanime 1440Bobby O’Connell

Ardnacrusha Kylie

Class 5. Best Pedigree Limousin Heifer (born on or before 01/09/17)

1stRoundhill Iondine 149601/11/13Elite Forever Brill EtRoundhill Dondine 1074 EtBobby O’Connell

Roundhill Iondine 1496

Class 6. Best Pedigree Limousin Bull (born on or before 01/09/17)

1stArdnacrusha Lord Of The Rings07/09/17Wilodge VantasticEtoleDonal Moloney

Ardnacrusha Lord Of The Rings

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