Tag: 'Horse Racing Ireland'

Government delays Irish racing owners’ return

Owners will not return to Irish racecourses as planned after a delay to the Irish government's lockdown-lifting roadmap.

Strict protocols for Irish horse racing

Horse Racing Ireland has announced the resumption of racing with coronavirus protocols involving trainers, jockeys and racecourse staff.
Boris Johnson

Program in place for British racing return

A provisional program for the resumption of racing has been published by the British Horseracing Authority.

Galway Festival behind closed doors

The Galway Festival will be held behind closed doors, if it goes ahead as planned.
Leo Varadkar

Irish racing return further delayed

Racing in Ireland is set to remain on hold following an extension of lockdown restrictions by the Irish government.
Irish jumps season

Irish jumps season officially over

The Irish National Hunt season has officially ended with the news the Fairyhouse and Punchestown Festivals will not be rescheduled.
Irish racing

Ireland prepared for racing to resume

The board of Horse Racing Ireland believes the experience of holding closed-shop meetings could help when the sport is back up and running.

Irish racing among sports cancelled

Racing in Ireland has been suspended along with all other sports following an announcement from the Irish government.

Trainers back decision to race in Ireland

Multiple Grade One-winning trainer Paul Nolan is among those backing Horse Racing Ireland's decision to let the sport continue behind closed doors.

Public barred from racing in Ireland.

Horse Racing Ireland is the latest jurisdiction to close meetings to the public because of the coronavirus
Willie Mullins

Gold Cup contender Kemboy cleared to race

Kemboy is eligible to race again, after Horse Racing Ireland announced it will accept entries for horses formerly owned by the Supreme Horse Racing Club.

Syndicate barred from Irish racing

Horse Racing Ireland has has denied all registrations of horses under the ownership of Supreme Horse Racing Club which has failed to provide information.

Irish horse syndicate under investigation

Cheltenham Gold Cup favourite Kemboy could be barred for the foreseeable future following a ban on entries of horses registered by the ownership syndicate..
Pat Smullen

Smullen forced to miss his charity race

Pat Smullen has ruled out riding in his charity race at the Irish Champions Weekend after a health setback.