Horse Racing Ireland have announced on Wednesday 18th March that racing in Ireland will continue to go ahead whilst adhering to strict guidelines.
Racehorse Owners are advised that during the current restrictions in Irish horse racing due to the Coronavirus, there will not be any catering services at Racecourses.
Owners with a runner on the day will therefore not receive the usual lunch or food voucher as the Racecourses follow guidelines issued by Horse Racing Ireland.
These guidelines were issued in the best interest of the health of all concerned and Owners’ understanding will be greatly appreciated.
Notice is herby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Association for the year 2019 will be held at 7.30pm on Tuesday 31st March 2020.
The Meeting will take place in The Irish Thoroughbred Breeders Building beside Goffs in Kill, Co Kildare.
Annual General Meeting Agenda
1. Annual Report
2. Financial Report as at 31st December 2019
4. Close Meeting
28th February 2020
An Extraordinary General Meeting of the Association of Irish Racehorse Owners took place at the ITBA Building on Friday, January 10th.
The draft minutes can be viewed below.
The full list of free racedays for owners in 2020 has been released beginning at Clonmel on Thursday 9th January and running to Limerick on December 29th.
An EGM will take place on Friday 10th January 2020 at 7pm. Full details can be viewed below.
Our latest newsletter was distributed to members on November 8th with the latest updates from the association, including news on the AIRO appointment to the HRI Board, the AIRO public liability insurance and the race programme for 45-65 rated horses.
The last of three races dedicated to Syndicate and Racing Club owned horses only is set to take place at Gowran Park on October 5th.
A Special General Meeting of the Association was held on Saturday 3rd August to elect the AIRO nomination for appointment to the Board of Horse Racing Ireland.
Council Members, Brian Polly and Caren Walsh were the two candidates contesting the election and Caren Walsh, having received the most number of votes, was deemed elected as the Association's nominee for that appointment.
Please click on the link below to download a copy of the draft minutes from the Special General Meeting.
A Special General Meeting of the Association will be held on Saturday 3rd August 2019 at 12pm in the ITBA Building, Kill, Co Kildare.
The purpose of the meeting is to confirm election of the candidate who received the most number of votes for the nomination of the AIRO representative to the Board of Horse Racing Ireland.