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TREC Ireland

Tourism Related Equestrian Competitions Limited

 The Abbey Cup” 

Sponsored by Winfried Bastian the Abbey Cup is awarded to the leading rider of the competition year.

Bastian is a founding member of TREC Ireland. 

The cup is named after his mare Abbey Pierre who was a force to be reckoned with !

The league runs from October 1st to September 30th each year.



This competition is only open to TREC Ireland members. A rider, who is not a member on the day of a qualifying competition, 

will not receive any points.


Full three phase competitions and the MA/PTV Championships qualify for points towards the league.

Event notifications must confirm that the event is a league qualifier.


                Placing Points                                                                          Bonus Points

6th place            1                                              Level 1                                 0

5th place            2                                              Level 2                                 1

4th place            3                                              Level 2a &Level 3                2

3rd place            4                                              Level 4                                 3

2nd place           5                                             Individuals                             2

1st place            6                                              Attendance                           1

If there are less than 3 riders/pairs in a class, no bonus points will be awarded.

Only half of the placing points and bonus points are awarded for the MA/PTV Championships

The results of every qualifying competition and the league table will be published on the TREC Ireland website.

The Kaspyr Kup

Affiliated TREC Groups Team Perpetual Trophy 

Sponsored by Celie O Rahilly awarded to the best Affiliated Group team at the TREC Ireland Championships.

Rules 2023

  1. To be contested by a team of riders representing their group.  There would be a minimum of 3 riders, maximum of 4 per team.
  2. To be contested at the TREC Ireland Championships annually.  There must be a minimum of two teams competing for the Trophy on the day.
  3. All team members must be TREC Ireland members.
  4. A minimum of one of the team must have competed in at least one 'full' TREC event in 2022, i.e. all three phases of a one ore two day competition, prior to this competition. 
  5. The Affiliated Group must (if eligible in second year of existence) have paid their affiliation fee to TREC Ireland.
  6.  The team can be made up of riders at any level, e.g. all the same level or a mix.
  7. Entry fee per team: €15/€20 or €5 per rider.
  8. Entries, from the Group Secretary, with team details should be submitted on the official entry form by the closing date.
  9. Np rider can represent more than one Affiliated team.
  10. Each Affiliated Group can field as many teams as they wish.
  11. The highest three scores count.
  12. Bonus points will be awarded to riders as follows: Level 4: 30. Level 3 : 20. Level 2 : 10. Level 1 : 0. 
  13. Team riders must be permanently residing in the 32 counties.
  14. Entries to Diana O hUid. 

News & Blog

News & Blog

Win 12 month membership!

Posted by TREC Ireland on September 6, 2016 at 5:05 AM Comments comments (0)

"Spirit of TREC" photo competition - Win TREC Ireland membership!

Enter your favourite photo that shows the spirit of TREC and what the sport is all about. The photo with the most 'likes' will win a 12 month membership! This membership doesn't run in the calendar year but for 12 months from when you win the competition (or when your current membership expires). Once a member you are exempt from paying the Temporary registration fee at group events, and receive a discount at National events.

How to enter:

Simply send us your photo via PM on Facebook, or to [email protected] by Sunday 11th September. We will then publish an album of all the photos, you can invite all your friends to 'like' your photo, the winner will be the photo with the most 'likes' and will be announced on the 18th September at the PTV and MA Championships (as well as online).

Membership payment

Posted by TREC Ireland on February 20, 2016 at 12:25 PM Comments comments (0)

As of February 1st 2016, joining TREC Ireland is even easier. Instead of one payment of €80, you may now pay two installments of €40 each, no more than 4 months apart. For any queries please contact Membership secretary Adele Connor, by emailing her at [email protected]

Members' Discounts

Posted by TREC Ireland on August 3, 2015 at 6:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Are you a member of TREC Ireland? Do you know that membership of TREC Ireland will save you money on entry fees as well as entitle you to some great members discounts.


Kelilhers Mills, Tralee, Co. Kerry provide a 10% discount across the shop, excluding feeding or bedding. Members must show their TREC Ireland membership card to avail of this offer. Contact email: [email protected] or phone 066 7180200

Forever Equine provides Forever Living’s range of aloe vera based products for horse and rider and offer a 10% discount to TREC Ireland members provided you send through your membership number at time of purchase. Contact or phone 087 6432458


Joanna Clarke's Driving School based in Currihy, Ballingeary, Co Cork offer discount on the standard hourly rate on a pay as you go basis. Johanna can be contacted on 0872598450 or at their website


If you need some supplies for yourself or your horse, Horse World 10% discount from online sales to TREC Ireland members on minimum purchase €50. Please note this excludes vet supplements, wormers and anything already reduced. Members discount code available from [email protected] For more information or to order, contact Anne Granahan on 087 6199572 or visit



Bantry Pet & Equine, Bantry, Co Cork, provide TREC Ireland members with a 10% discount on goods not including animal or pet food. Valid membership card must be shown to avail of this offer. Phone 027 52854, or 086 8208230



Kilmore Signs will provide a 10% discount on sign writing, suitable for cars, vans, jeeps, trucks, boats, shop fronts, safety signs and advertising on side of arenas. Contact Sharon Garland at Kilmore Signs on 086 0793966 or [email protected]


Gwen Enright, Nutritional Therapist of Gwenrightnutrition will provide TREC Ireland members with 10% off all consultations and services. Please quote TREC Ireland and membership number when making inquiry. All consultations are available via Skype as well as in person in County Kildare. Consultations can take place in client’s own home, but a travel fee does apply (€10 in Kildare). Gwenrightnutrition offers dietary counseling, diet analysis, meal plans and full nutritional therapy consultations. Gwen Enright is a fully qualified Dietary Counsellor, Nutritional Therapist and holds a Masters in Food Science, Technology & Nutrition. For further details visit or contact Gwen on 087-6578307.


Pets & Ponies in Dunmanway, Co Cork also offer TREC Ireland members 10% discount on goods not including animal or pet food provided a valid membership card is produced. Contact Gemma Dale on 027 52854, or 086 8208230



Anthony Monteith of the Institute of Natural Medicine Ireland has generously offered 20% discount to TREC Ireland members. Offer available on all treatments but not on packages. Discount not available on existing special offers or herbal medicines. Contact Anthony on 018222252 or visit for further information. Institute of Natural Medicine Ireland is based at Laurel Lodge Business Centre, Castleknock, Dublin 15



Lullymore Equestrian Centre has been the venue for a number of very successful TREC events to date. Based in Rathangan, Co Kildare, Laura is offering 25% off all weather derby arena hire for TREC Ireland members. This is based on individuals or small groups, larger groups may be able to avail of further discounts.



Tara Equestrian, Kilcullen, Co Kildare would like to offer TREC Ireland members 10% off all their services, including new rugs made to order, rug wash & repairs, tack repairs, sips repaired / replaced, boots and chaps. Contact Eugene Reid on 0868451697 or [email protected] to avail of this offer.