Last year, I travelled with TCD Horseracing Society to Kildangan Stud and the Curragh for the opening of the flat season. Dermot Weld struck gold that day with Stuccador in the Irish Lincolnshire and with Vote Often in the Grade Three fillies’ race. 300 more words
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I had the chance to visit Coolmore Stud this weekend. Usually not open to the general public, but the Curragh Racecourse thankfully organized a wonderful trip for its members.I have to say it was a once in a lifetime experience to get close to some of the best racehorses & stallions on the planet. 11 more words
It’s not too often that racing writes positive headlines these days, particularly if it comes to prize-money. But credit where credit is due. Horseracing Ireland has done a fantastic job last year to create and execute the inaugural Irish Champions Weekend – which we know now, was a huge success. 144 more words
Cracking days racing yesterday at Leopardstown.
The action moves on to the Curragh today with another 3 Group 1’s with the limelight switching to the two year olds with the Moyglare Stakes for the fillies and the National Stakes for the colts. 403 more words