In addition to competing, Greg also enjoys teaching his resident young riders and overseas students.
Greg’s older sister Cheryl looks after the breeding enterprise at nearby Killahara.
Greg’s sister Olga looks after all the paperwork and the day-to-day running of the operation.
IRISH STABLE RIDERS
IRISH STABLE RIDER
A native of Thurles, Darragh concentrates on bringing on the young horses and in 2017 won qualifiers in all age categories for the Dublin Horse Show before going on to land the five-year-old championship with the home-bred BP First Editions.
IRISH STABLE RIDER
Kellie missed the start of the 2017 season through injury but is now back on the competition circuit.
Head groom Ashleigh Skillen from Banbridge is the longest-serving member of the team, having joined Ballypatrick at the age of 16 in 2008.
From Antrim, Matt joined Ballypatrick Stables in 2014. As well as being head driver, Matt looks after all the show declarations and entries.
Facilities and Operations Manager
A native of Galway David joined Ballypatrick Stables in 2015. He assists with the driving as well as working with the horses at home.
William recently joined the team. He ensures the place is looking its best at all times.
A native of Mexico, Alberto has been spending his summer months at Ballypatrick Stables for the past few years. He is an invaluable member of the team on the show circuit.
Keith looks after the horses at all the shows.
Katie is head girl in the breeding yard at Ballypatrick.
Californian-born Adrienne took up the opportunity to train at Ballypatrick Stables last autumn. Adrienne has several horses here, including the former world champion Killossery Kaiden.
Californian-born Veronica joined the team last autumn along with Adrienne Dixon. She is delighted to have the opportunity to train under Greg and compete on the show circuit.
The youngest member of the team, Rosalie is just 17 years old. She left her native New Jersey in the States in 2016 to join Ballypatrick Stables as a student rider.