AIRO has sought to have additional race fixtures in Dundalk during the November/December period 2018 so that there will be no recurrence of the race balloting issue that existed in 2017.
Horse Racing Ireland has confirmed that it has increased the original 2017 programme by one additional meeting for 2018 and will review the situation depending on demand.
The following are the free admission dates for racehorse owners who have a horse registered in training.
AIRO/The Irish Field Awards took place on Saturday 21st October in Killashee House Hotel, Naas. Among the capacity attendance were guests from the UK, China and the USA. Speakers on the night were Brian Polly, AIRO Chairman, Mark Costello, Editorial Manager, The Irish Field, Ceann Comhairle, Sean O'Fearghail TD and Sally Rowley-Williams, Guest Speaker.
As from December 1st Owners with a runner on the day can request additional racecourse admission tickets over and above their AIR access cards.
Horse Racing Ireland Ownership Department has launched the ‘Experience It’ campaign, offering individuals and groups with an interest in racing the opportunity to trial racehorse ownership.