Barry O'Neill

County of origin: Wexford

First winner: Shanrica (Paul Nolan) Downpatrick, July 13th, 2006

Assoc. Trainers: Colin Bowe, Paul Nolan, Liz Doyle, Richie Rath

Significant horses (selected): Askanna, Commander Of Fleet, Shantou Flyer, Coeur De Lion. 

500th Point-to-Point winner: Definite Warrior (John Kinsella) Borris House, December 9, 2018

Did you know:

From Ballindaggin, County Wexford, Barry O'Neill is one of the country's leading amateur riders. He rode is first winner on the Paul Nolan-trained Shanrica at Downpatrick on July 13, 2006 and rode his first point-to-point winner on the Colin Bowe-trained Viking Rebel at Horse And Jockey on March 11, 2007.

He rode his 300th winner in the point-to-point field at Rathcannon in September 27, 2015 when successful on the Adrian Maguire-trained Knockraha Boss. Barry became just the fourth rider, after Derek O'Connor, Jamie Codd and John Thomas McNamara, to ride 500 point-to-point winners when the John Kinsella-trained Definite Warrior scored at Borris House in December, 2018. He brought his point-to-point tally to 600 with success on the Paul Nolan-trained Fire Love at Castletown-Geoghegan on October 4, 2020. 

Barry won the Point-To-Point Award at annual Horse Racing Ireland Awards in 2017 and again in 2018. 

SeasonRuns1st2nd3rd4thWin MoneyPlace MoneyTotal *
National Hunt 2021/2022389253€56,100€12,800€68,900
National Hunt 2020/20211038151212€46,200€72,755€118,955
National Hunt 2019/20206881158€52,150€60,835€112,985
National Hunt 2018/2019771114106€89,375€69,463€158,838
National Hunt 2017/20187491358€119,063€47,425€166,488
National Hunt 2016/2017616555€40,938€27,513€68,450
National Hunt 2015/2016647577€125,150€25,363€150,513
National Hunt 2014/2015463268€16,450€23,358€39,808
National Hunt 2013/2014745899€34,125€24,570€58,695
National Hunt 2012/2013848985€48,300€23,680€71,980
National Hunt 2011/201292612109€39,550€36,846€76,396
National Hunt 2010/2011821315104€103,540€34,108€137,648
National Hunt 2009/2010404116€20,413€6,670€27,083
National Hunt 2008/2009532158€13,650€12,830€26,480
National Hunt 2007/2008878956€53,025€25,363€78,388
National Hunt 2006/2007312041€12,950€5,880€18,830
National Hunt 2005/200620000€0€0€0

Date From
Date To
Race Type
Venue Date Horse Race Type Distance Place Weight Rating Race Pattern/ Listed Prize Money
Wexford 24/10/21 White Quarry Rose NHF 2m 6 11-11 Ir Stall Farms EBF (M)(P-A)INH Flat Race €220
Roscommon 27/09/21 De Lady In Red MdnHdl 2m 3f 209yds 1 11-9 Try Racing TV For FREE (Mares) M'dn Hdle €6,300
Roscommon 27/09/21 The Big Doyen NHF 1m 7f 89yds 1 11-9 Knockcroghery INH Flat Race €6,000
Listowel 24/09/21 Jesina NHF 2m 13 11-11 Irish EBF (Mares) (Pro-Am) INH Flat Race
Galway 06/09/21 De Lady In Red NHF 2m 130yds 1 11-9 Ir. Stallion Farms EBF (M) INH Flat Race €6,600
Ballinrobe 23/08/21 Santa Maria NHF 2m 36yds 6 11-7 Ir. Stallion Farms EBF (F) INH Flat Race €220
Kilbeggan 20/08/21 My Immortal MdnHdl 3m 1f 1 11-6 Mullingar M'dn H'dle €6,000
Galway 29/07/21 Golden De Coeur (FR) NHF 2m 2f 59yds 3 12-2 Guinness Time INH Flat Race €1,000
Galway 28/07/21 Santa Maria NHF 2m 110yds 17 11-7 Ir Stallion Farms EBF INH (M) Flat Race
Galway 26/07/21 Zoffanien Hcp 2m 179yds 11 11-0 83 Connacht Hotel (QR) H'cap
Killarney 16/07/21 Jeremys Jewel NHF 2m 1f 1 11-11 BoyleSports (M) (Pro/Am) INH Flat Race €6,600
Downpatrick 13/07/21 My Immortal NHF 2m 2f 165yds 3 12-2 Great Outdoors INH Flat Race €1,000
Wexford 02/07/21 Lough Manor NHF 2m 4f 150yds 6 11-11 Irish Injured Jockeys (M) INH Flat Race €200
Bellewstown 01/07/21 Crowns Major (JPN) F 1m 4f 24yds 3 11-2 Western Motors Drogheda (QR) Race €1,200
Leopardstown 17/06/21 Crowns Major (JPN) Mdn 1m 7f 3 11-9 Dun Laoghaire (QR) M'dn €1,100
Wexford 16/06/21 Shawshank HcpCh 3m 1f 70yds 4 12-0 109 Tuskar H'cap S'chase €550
Wexford 16/06/21 Jeremys Jewel NHF 2m 1 11-9 Hook Head (Pro-Am) INH Flat Race €6,000
Kilbeggan 14/06/21 Bravo Buddy NHF 2m 8 12-2 Kilbeggan (Pro-Am) INH Flat Race
Clonmel 11/06/21 Flamin Aimee HcpHdl 3m 11 11-11 102 Orchard Thieves (QR) H'cap H'dle
Listowel 07/06/21 Winged Leader Ch 3m 1 12-2 Listowel Supporters Club Hunters S'chase €6,000

*Statistics are up to close of business the previous day. Prize-money is allocated within 1 week of the race date (allow 1 week for Prize-money).

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