Irish-bred BBS McGregor and Jack Ryan fourth in Valkenswaard

The Marguerite Ryan owned and bred gelding BBS McGregor (ISH) scored a fourth place finish for Kilkenny’s Jack Ryan in the 1m50 speed class on Saturday evening, at Valkenswaard four-star fixture in The Netherlands.

Drawn 17th to jump of 40 starters in the one-round contest, Ryan crossed the line clear in 70.65 seconds to collect €5,260. The winners prize of €13,150 went to French rider Julien Epaillard and Dubai du Cedre.

BBS McGregor (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Cardento (HOLST) out of Random Chance (ISH) by Mark Twain (TB). Breeder and Owner: Marguerite Ryan, Co. Kilkenny. Rider: Jack Ryan (IRL).