Achievements by Michael Murphy so far in his career as a Para Dressage Rider:

  • Bishop Burton CPEDI3* International ROHAN 1st Team test, 1st Individual and 1st freestyle. Team Ireland 3rd place.
  • Hartpury CPEDI3* International 2018 ROHAN 3rd Individual, 4th freestyle with over 70%   Team Ireland 2nd Place.
  • British Dressage Para Talent Spotting Winner
  • Young Disabled Sports Performer of The year for Barnet
  • Lloyds TSB Local Hero for past 3 years nominated to carry the Torch for London 2012 Olympics
  • Torch Bearer on 25th July for London 2012 Olympics (Between Harrow and Harringey)
  • Junior International Grade 1a Champion, at Millfield x4yrs
  • Junior International Grade 1a Champion, at Moorsele, Belgium 2010
  • British Dressage KBIS Grade1a National Champion 2010
  • Youngest in the world to win 2* Senior International Para Dressage Competition.
  • British Dressage Para Grade 1a/1b Winter Champion 2014
  • Qualified for BD Winter Open Championships 2015 Grade 1a finishing 2nd. Aura's first ever Championships!
  • Qualified for Hickstead 2015 Open Championships finishing 5th.
  • Hartpury 3* International Team: 6th Individual 5th: Freestyle 3rd!
  • Hartpury 3* International Qualified.


  • Supported by Platinum - Harry Dabbs, KBF99, Thermatex Haygain,Equilbrium Products, Point2 Air Jackets, RVC Equine, Neue Schule, NAF, Thinline, College Farm Saddlery And Pet Supplies, Simply Rugs&Hof Kasselmann.
  • Double spinal Fusion at Stanmore Orthopaedic Hospital September 2011
  • Now back on a horse and aiming for The Europeans, World Championships and ultimately The Paralympics.

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