Alan Conway

The Story of Coolmore Stud

Venue: Iona Hall

In Coolmore Stud: Ireland’s Greatest Sporting Success Story Alan Conway tells the story of how Coolmore Stud and its training operation at Ballydoyle have come to dominate the world of horse breeding and racing. Nestled in a quiet part of County Tipperary, Coolmore Stud casts as long a shadow as any sporting entity over the history of Irish sport. Founded by the legendary horse trainer Vincent O’Brien, and now managed by John Magnier, Coolmore Stud has grown from a small breeding farm into a global behemoth, renowned the world over for the quality of the horses it produces. Alan Conway tells the story of how Coolmore Stud and its training operation at Ballydoyle have come to dominate the world of horse breeding and racing. Coolmore Stud was shortlisted for the Bord Gais Éireann Sports Book of the Year. Alan Conway is in conversation with Ken Murray.

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Alan Conway