Olympic Hopefuls: Donna Ponessa and Sinead Halpin

Friday, March 09, 2012

Sinead Halpin (flickr)

Donna Ponessa, para-equestrian based in Millbrook, New York, talks about her hopes to compete in the Paralympic Games in London and Sinead Halpin, equestrian Olympic hopeful and trainer based in Pittstown, New Jersey, talks about her Olympic ambitions. 




Donna Ponessa (courtesy of


Sinead Halpin and Donna Ponessa
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Comments [2]

Xtina from E. Village

Go Sinead! Good luck.

Mar. 09 2012 06:48 PM
Alicia Kershaw from NYC

Would like your listeners to know that GallopNYC teaches NY City people with disabilities to ride horses, right here in NYC. We may someday develop a para equestrian!

Mar. 09 2012 11:57 AM

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