:::The Going: Following further heavy showers at @Downroyal , the ground is now soft to heavy (Round) and soft (Sprint). ::: Posted 8th Sep 2017

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DOWN ROYAL (Friday, September 11)   THE best is saved until last at Down Royal on Friday evening as the Download the New At The Races App Ulster Cesarewitch Handicap (7.05) concludes a seven-race Flat card. The field of 11 is headed by Grecian Tiger, trained by Dermot Weld who won the race last year with Notable Graduate, but the likely favourite is Whiteout from the Willie Mull...
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Congratulations to Joanne McKinney - Winner of hospitality for 2 on Friday 11th September.  Thank you to everyone who took the time to enter our competition - hospitality places and punters packs are still available at http://www.ticketgroup.com/whitelabel/downroyal_wl/tickets_for__Summer_Race_Evening__in_Down_Royal_Racecourse/52895362 ...
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Experience the Ultimate in Luxury Relaxation & Wellness   Set in 163 acres of lush parkland and with the spectacular River Maine flowing through the estate, Galgorm Resort & Spa has a truly unique and beautiful setting. September 2015 will see the completion of their latest £15m development. This will include the addition of 48 Deluxe guestrooms and Suites, as well as t...
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***COMPETITION TIME*** With only 1 week to go ‪#‎Downroyal‬ is offering you and a friend the chance to be at the heart of the racing action for the Belfast Live Summer Race Evening on Friday 11th September. The 'Beef or Salmon' Suite is the ultimate destination in racing hospitality offering unrivalled views of the finishing straight. This package includes: Entran...
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Terms & Conditions for Down Royal Belfast Live Competition are as follows:- 1. By entering this Promotion, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. 2. Entry instructions form part of these Terms and Conditions. Entries submitted with incomplete information, or found to contain invalid information, shall be deemed invalid entries. 3. Entry is open to persons aged 18. ...
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HURRICANE FLY, twice a winner of the Champion Hurdle, has been retired from racing, his trainer Willie Mullins has announced. In a spellbinding career spanning ten seasons, Hurricane Fly won 24 of his 32 races over hurdles but, most tellingly, 22 of those victories came at Grade 1 level, a world record in horseracing. Mullins took the decision together with the horse's owners George Creight...
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Following on from a great race meeting on Friday night - we are all set for Belfast Live Summer Race Evening on Friday 11th September featuring best dressed couple prize from the Galgorm Resort & Spa:  2 NIGHT SPA RETREAT Experience the Ultimate in Luxury Relaxation and Wellness Includes: ~ Two night stay in one of our beautifully appointed new Deluxe guestrooms ~ Choice of a...
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DOWN Royal is the destination for a a seven-race jumps card on Friday evening with the action commencing at 4.20. The feature race on the card is the Kerry Foods Rated Hurdle (5.25), worth €16,000 in prize-money, and it sees the Tony Martin-trained Pires return to defend the crown he won last year. Shane Shortall, who was the winning jockey on board that day, renews his partnersh...
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Friday 28th August sees the return of National Hunt racing to Down Royal - this is your chance to see the superstar jockeys of the National Hunt world on your doorstep. Ruby Walsh, Robbie Power, Davy Russell, Bryan Cooper, Paul Carberry and Andrew Lynch will all be in action. Gates open at 2:30pm, free carparking for all, children under 16 go free, admission is £10 at the turnstiles and &p...
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National Hunt action returns to Down Royal on Friday 28thAugust in association with Musgrave Retail Partners NI. Gates open at 3pm with racing action set to start at 4.20pm. Entrance tickets are priced at £10, concession tickets are £8 and children under 16 receive free admission. Tickets can be purchased online at www.downroyal.com or by calling the office on 028 92621256, alte...
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