Maxine O'Sullivan


Mallow, Cork


087 9725946

Maxine O'Sullivan has been one of the leading lady riders on the point-to-point circuit for a number of years having ridden her first winner at Knockanard in February 2008 aboard The Merry Mason, trained and owned by her father Eugene, who has been her biggest supporter throughout her career. Crowned Ladies Champion for the first time in 2010, when sharing the title with Liz Lalor, Maxine won the title outright in 2014 on a career best 13 winners, with Champion Pointer The Hollinwell providing her with five of those winners on her way to the title, before adding to her title haul in 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2023. Undoubtedly, the 2020 Cheltenham Festival succcess of It Came To Pass in the Foxhunters for her father has been her biggest success to date.

Race type
Fin Pos
6yo+ Geldings Maiden
6yo+ Geldings Maiden
6yo+ Geldings Maiden
Ladies Open
Mares Winner Of One
6yo+ Geldings Maiden
Ladies Open (Graded Winners Excluded)
6yo+ Geldings Maiden

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Doyle & OSullivan Share Ladies Title

Maxine O’Sullivan and Susie Doyle shared the spoils for this years Lady Champion award with finishing on seven winners a piece. 

Fifth Ladies Title for Maxine OSullivan

This years’ shortened point-to-point season saw reigning Ladies Champion Maxine O’Sullivan pick up her fifth Ladies Title. 

Bowe and the OSullivans among HRI Award winners

Eugene and Maxine O'Sullivan were awarded the National Hunt Achievement prize following their Foxhunters success. 

Nominees for 2020 HRI Awards announced

Last year's winner Colin Bowe is once again among the nominees in the point-to-point category.

Champions Crowned | Lalor, O'Sullivan & McElligott share Ladies Title

It is a first Ladies title for Veterinary Surgeon Moira McElligott. 

Champions Crowned | Foxhunters hero is Champion Hunter Chaser

It Came To Pass won twice during the season including his big race success at the Cheltenham Festival.

Spotlight On | Eugene O Sullivan

Eugene O Sullivan chats to us about his Cheltenham winner last week, as well as his job as being a trainer, and his role at Dromahane point-to-point.

It Came To Pass - 29 years after Lovely Citizen

It was a day to cherish for the O'Sullivan family as Maxine and Eugene team up to claim 2020 Foxhunters. 

Maxine O'Sullivan lands spectacular victory in the Cheltenham Foxhunters Chase

It Came To Pass stormed home a 10-length winner for the father/daughter combination of the O'Sullivan team. 

Report | Ballindenisk 01st December 2019

Gifted Coqolino justifies faith of connections.

Report | Lingstown 24th November 2019

Citizen makes it a day to remember for O’Sullivan team.

It Came Pass lands Cork Hunters Chase

Eugene and Maxine O'Sullivan combined to win the Cork Hunters' Case with It Came To Pass on Sunday.

Report | Dromohane 10th November 2019

Queens Brook justifies faith with smooth maiden strike.

2019 Horse Racing Ireland Awards nominees announced

The awards, which will be presented early next month, draw on nominees from across the Irish racing industry.

The 2019 Irish Field P2P Awards

The 40th Annual Irish Field Point-to-Point Awards took place on Saturday 8th June at the Hotel Minella, Co. Tipperary.

Half Century for Maxine O`Sullivan

Maxine O’Sullivan rode her 50th winner between-the-flags last Sunday

Report | Ballingarry 3rd June 2019

The success of Clorinka saw Maxine O'Sullivan seal the Ladies title in the final race of the season.

Maxine O'Sullivan takes the Leading Ladies Title

Maxine O'Sullivan seals the Ladies Champion Title with success in the penultimate race of the season. 

Report | Kinsale 2nd June 2019

Rob James was in double winning form on the final day of the popular end of season Kinsale fixture.

Report | Kinsale 1st June 2019

There was a popular father and son success for Pat and Jimmy O'Rourke with the promising Ask Me Early.

Ballindenisk hat-trick for O'Neill re-ignites Southern title quest

Barry O'Neill is now just two winners adrift of Derek O'Connor in the sourthern region following a treble at Ballindenisk. 

Report | Necarne 10th May 19

Frilly Frock avenged her recent narrow defeat to kick-start a winning weekend for Colin Bowe at the Fermanagh course.

It Came To Pass takes Killarney Hunters Chase

The Eugene O’Sullivan–trained It Came To Pass recorded his fourth success of the season when winning the Killarney Hunters Chase. 

Six declared for Monday`s Killarney Hunter Chase

On The Fringe will look to go one better than his second in the 2017 renewal as he takes on It Came To Pass.

REPORT | Cork`s Easter Hunter Chase & P2P Bumpers card

We take a look at the results of the Hunter Chase races and Point-To-Point Bumpers at Cork. 

Report | Dromahane 7th April 2019

Declan Queally and Debbie Hartnett combined to sucess with Exit Eleven for Kilkenny handler Joe Walsh.

Report | Lismore 10th March 2019

Derek O'Connor was witnessed to purposefully good effect when winning aboard the Liam Burke-owned/trained newcomer Exod'ela

Stonehall Harriers P2P Launch

There were over 70 people in attendance at the launch of the Stonehall Harriers which they held at the Longcourt Hotel in Newcastle West.

Dromahane | 20th May 18

Sam Curling seems to have another smart prospect on his hands in the form of Longhouse Sale.

Necarne | 18th May 18

The opening day Necarne on Friday saw Colin Bowe send out three winners to join Donnchadh Doyle at head of the trainer's table on 26 winners, whilst Rob James took the riding honours kicking home a treble. 

Report | Stowlin 29th Apr 18

The East Galway introduced their new course at Stowling to positive feedback from riders and handlers alike.

Stradbally | 6th May 18

A red-letter day for Andrew Phelan

Report | Dromahane 12th Nov 17

It was a good day for handler Aidan Fitzgerald who registered a double at the Duhallow Kanturks point-to-point fixture at Dromahane.

Report | Tinahely 22nd Oct 17

Maxine O'Sullivan clinched victory in the opening round of the 2017/18 ITM Ladies Series aboard Samanntom.

Report | Loughrea 15th Oct 17

Colin Bowe, Heather Kiernan and Eugene O'Sullivan all continued their winning ways into Loughrea.