Equine Elite Ireland is a showjumping and sales barn In Tipperary.
Seamus Hayes has been pivotal in the careers of such horses as Carmena Z , Danny Boy , eventer Might Nice(former name Over the Vee) .
New exciting young horses now competing include Compelling Z , Chipolini Z and Chatterbox Z and Barrichello W.
There is always a selection of promising young horses for sale. Equine Elite Ireland have partnered up with Gingerwood Farm based in PEI Canada and there is always a selection of Sale horses at each of the facilities.

Seamus HayesOwner

Seamus is renowned for producing talented young jumpers for owners and breeders. His focus in the yard has now moved to producing their own horses for sale with a limited number of talented horses for clients.

Maria Costello HayesOwner

Maria, like Seamus is from Tipperary. She competes a number of the sale horses and takes care of the business and sales end allowing Seamus the time to invest in the production of the horses in the yard.

Henry Costello HayesThe Real Boss

What can we say about Henry other than he's the one that's really running the show. His attention to detail is second to none and his ability to serve and protect is quiet remarkable. He is very independent and runs a tight ship!

Our Skills

  • Schooling95%
  • Competition Results90%
  • Patience100%
  • Laziness *10%
  • Dedication100%
  • Professionalism100%

* Just a joke, of course laziness is 0 percent

Our Mission

" Where Quality is Never an Accident" Equine Elite Ireland aims to provide a source of top quality european horses , broodmares,foals, young horses and experienced horses to Ireland.All horses sold by EEI will come from proven bloodlines on both sides and will be showing the potential to compete at the top level of their chosen discipline. Each horse will come with a clean veterinary report and 20 xrays(excluding broodmares and foals). Our website will include a horse database which will show breeding details for both dam and sire and 4 generations back.

Our Philosophy

To find, produce and sell well bred , sound athetlic horses at a fair price through open communications with honest and realistic descriptions for each of our horses for sale.

Provide the best service we can to all of our highly valued owners and buyers.