Noel Meade’s Monksland
is all set for next weekend's JNwine.com Champion Chase at Down Royal, with the
trainer expecting a massive improvement from his reappearance win at Galway
earlier this month.
Monksland won the Ryans
Cleaning Chase by a head from the Henry de Bromhead-trained even-money
favourite Marinero, with the pair pulling ten lengths clear of the third, and
in a ...
A stellar line
up has been announced for the JNWine.com (Grade
1) Champion Chase at the Down Royal Festival of Racing, 4th and 5th
November 2016, with the calibre of entrants comparable to a Formula One event
coming to Northern Ireland.
The JNWine.com (Grade 1) Champion Chase, taking place
at Down Royal on Saturday 5th November, will be the first Grade 1
race of the Nationa...
A €50,000 prize fund has been confirmed for the Grade 2 Hurdle on Day 1 of the Down Royal Festival of Racing taking place Friday 4th and Saturday 5th November.
The action packed Grade 2 Hurdle on the first day of this year’s Festival, which is once again sponsored by ‘WKD’, has attracted a wealth of talent over the years including the legendary AP McCoy, wi...
Down Royal Racecourse has appointed Belfast-based French Village as its new catering partner in a move which will significantly enhance and expand the culinary offering to racegoers.
French Village delights can be enjoyed by all at the Races – from small plates and snacks in the Dark Horse Wine Bar to three course meals in the hospitality suites and boxes.
Paul Nicholls has nominated the JNWine.com Champion Chase at
Down Royal next month as the starting point for his multiple Grade 1-winning
chaser Silviniaco Conti.
Silviniaco Conti endured something of an indifferent campaign by
his own lofty standards last season, pulled-up in both the King George and the
Grand National, but he showed that plenty of ability remained intact with a
Open to all ladies attending
the JNwine.com Ladies Day on Saturday 5th November, the incredible
prize significantly raises the stakes for the coveted Victoria Square Best
Dressed Lady title. The prize includes:
pair of return flights from Dublin to Cape Town
nights bed and breakfas...
Friday, September 10 (First Race: 4.00pm)
Staying is the name of the game in the West Coast Cooler
Fashion Week Ulster Cesarewitch (7.05) at Down Royal on Friday evening as
the trip is two miles and two furlongs and Automated should have little
difficulty getting the marathon trip given that he was in action over two miles
and six furlongs at Kill...
Fashionistas in all their finery are set
to flock to Down Royal Racecourse this Friday 9th September to
compete for the coveted title of ‘Best Dressed Lady’ at the West Coast Cooler
Female racegoers will be putting their
best, and most stylish, foot forward to compete for not only the prestigious ‘Best
Dressed’ title, but an incre...
£25 French Village Tapas, wine & Marquee pack and includes:
Entrance to Dark Horse Wine Bar & Cafe Marquee
2 plates of tapas
1 glass of house red or white wine
Book now at http://www.downroyal.com/fixture/west-coast-cooler-race-evening-89
Friday, August 26 (First Race: 4.35pm)
Down Royal is the destination for a seven-race jumps card on
Friday evening and there is some quality National Hunt action, featuring
the Kerry Foods Rated Hurdle (5.45) which is worth €16,000 in
There is no trainer in better form right now than Edward O'Grady
whose last four runners have all be...