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Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk Champion Jockey & Trainer Awards at Dundalk Stadium

December 22, 2017

Press Release 22nd December 2017  Crowne Plaza Hotel of Dundalk Champion Jockey & Trainer Awards at Dundalk Stadium The Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk sponsored Champion Jockey & Trainer Awards took place at Dundalk Stadium on Friday 22nd December 2017. The Crowne Plaza Hotel of Dundalk Champion Jockey award went the way of this year’s new Flat Racing Champion Jockey, Colin Keane with a total of 35 wins over the calendar year at Dundalk with Pat Smullen a close 2nd with 33 wins.  Both Colin and Pat riding a winner on the last meeting of the season, Friday 22nd December 2017. Colin rode his first ever winner at Dundalk on board No Trimmings for Gerry Keane Read more »

DUNDALK STADIUM TO STAGE A RACE IN NEW ‘EUROPEAN ROAD TO KENTUCKY DERBY’ 

December 20, 2017

Press Release Sept. 1st 2017 DUNDALK STADIUM TO STAGE A RACE IN NEW ‘EUROPEAN ROAD TO KENTUCKY DERBY’  Dundalk Stadium, Ireland’s only all-weather racecourse is set to stage a race as part of a new initiative that guarantees one European horse a place in next year’s Kentucky Derby. Dundalk will stage the penultimate race in the ‘European Road to the Kentucky Derby’ in a stand-alone series of seven one mile races with other races in the European series to be run at Naas, Chantilly, Doncaster, Kempton and Newcastle. Only one position in the Kentucky Derby starting gate will be awarded to the horse Read more »

Thursday 21st & Friday 22nd December 2017 – Times

December 19, 2017

Doors open: 3.30pm/4.00pm Horse racing: 4.30pm to 8.00pm Greyhound racing: 8.30pm to 10.30pm Music after racing

EXTRA HORSE FIXTURE – Wednesday 06th December

November 28, 2017

Doors open: 12.30pm First horse race: 2.00pm approx.

CLOSED: Monday 30th October ’17

October 25, 2017

The stadium is closed Monday 30th October 2017 due to the Bank Holiday.  It will reopen on Tuesday 31st October 2017 at 9am.

Dundalk Stadium is closed on Monday 16th October due to the storm.

October 16, 2017

We will re-open on Tuesday at 9am.

AL BASTI EQUIWORLD TO SPONSOR TWO LISTED RACES AT DUNDALK

October 2, 2017

Press Release  2nd Oct. 2017 AL BASTI EQUIWORLD TO SPONSOR TWO LISTED RACES AT DUNDALK Dundalk Stadium has announced that Dubai based Al Basti Equiworld will become title sponsor of the Carlingford Listed Stakes on Oct. 13th, 2017 and the Mercury Listed Stakes on Oct. 20th, 2017 at the Co. Louth venue after agreeing a deal with Ireland’s only all-weather racetrack for the next 3 years. Al Basti Equiworld is a leading distributor of horse feeds, feed supplements and veterinary medicines in the Middle East and this latest support of an Irish racecourse will further enhance Al Basti Equiworld’s profile in Ireland. Al Basti Equiworld founder and successful racehorse Read more »

Additional Meeting at Dundalk – Tuesday October 3rd

September 27, 2017

PRESS RELEASE Race Programme Announced for Additional Flat Meeting at Dundalk on Tuesday October 3 Horse Racing Ireland (HRI) has announced that an additional flat meeting will be held at Dundalk on Tuesday October 3, 2017 (Evening Read more »

10 years of All Weather Racing Celebration

September 5, 2017

We invite you, a valued customer and supporter of Dundalk Stadium to celebrate 10 years of All Weather Racing with a complimentary ticket to attend our birthday bash on Friday 22nd September 2017. Thank you for being part of Dundalk Stadium’s success over the past 10 years of All-weather horse racing and greyhound racing!  We greatly appreciate your custom and invite you to secure  a complimentary ticket to attend our 10 year birthday bash on Friday 22nd September by getting in touch with our team (details below). Jack Murphy Jewellers, The Diamond People of Newry, has kindly offered one lucky lady and Read more »

HEISMAN LANDS A THRILLING BAR ONE SPRINT FINAL 

August 21, 2017

Press Release August, 19th 2017 HEISMAN LANDS A THRILLING BAR ONE SPRINT FINAL The final of the Bar One Racing Irish Sprint Cup provided a real spectacle at Dundalk on Friday with Heisman landing the €20,000 prize with a professional display of sprinting as he held off the brave bitch Forest Natalee in an enthralling finish. The pair served up a thriller, but the difference was the electric starting of Heisman, who is jointly owned by brothers Laurence and Brian Jones. Pat Hogan’s Aulton Jet was installed the hot 6-4 favourite, but he was never a factor on this occasion as he missed Read more »

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