:::The Going: The ground @Downroyal is soft, yielding in places ::: Posted 1st Nov 2017

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Mencap is ‘Under Starters Orders’ for its annual Race Day at Down Royal Racecourse on Friday 19th June, 2015. Currently in its 16th year, the race day will raise funds for Mencap’s Big Step Forward Appeal to build, equip and run a new Children and Families’ centre in Belfast, so children with a learning disability can get the best possible start in life. Justine Cur...
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Congratulations to Ciara Bradley, winner of our Mirror May Day Punters Pack Competition. Thank you to everyone who took time to enter the competition - the correct answer was Robbie Power riding Authinger. Further information on tickets, hospitality and racing on 4th May can be found at http://www.downroyal.com/fixture/daily-mirror-may-day-meeting-70 There are limited numbers of £23...
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Mirror May Day Punters Packs - Limited Availability! The hugely popular £23 punters packs are nearly sold out for the Mirror May Day Race Meeting on Monday 4th May. The Packs include: Entrance Racecard Pulled Pork Roll Pint of Clonmel 1650 £5 matched bet with Sean Graham or Pat O'Hare Admission to the Beef or Salmon Suite.    Punters Packs can be purchased at ...
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Our electric supply has been restored.  Our next race meeting is on Monday 4th May,  Daily Mirror May Day meeting.  First race is at 2:25pm and the last of seven races at 5:40pm. Tickets can be booked online at downroyal.com or by calling the office on 02892621256. ...
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The power supply at the racecourse is currently down.  We have been advised that it will be off until at least 7pm this evening.  If you need to contact us in the meantime please contact us via twitter,  Facebook or mobile number 07702794207. ...
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To be in with a chance of winning two Punters Packs for the Daily Mirror May Day Race Meeting at Down Royal on Monday 4th May, simply let us know who the winning horse and rider are in this picture from Daily Mirror May Day race meeting 2014. Email your answer to info@downroyal.com before 4pm on Monday 30th March 2015. The Punters Packs retail at £23 each and include: Entrance Racecard ...
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John Ryan hopes the slight turnaround at the weights with Roi Du Mee will help stable stalwart Foildubh gain an overdue success in the Daily Mirror Chase at Down Royal today. Now an 11-year-old, Foildubh is on the verge of breaking through the €200,000 prize-money barrier. His last victory was over hurdles in November 2013, but he was only narrowly beaten by Roi Du Mee in t...
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DOWN ROYAL PREVIEW (Tuesday, March 17)   JUST three horses have been declared for the Daily Mirror Chase (4.45) at Down Royal on Tuesday, but among that trio is Roi Du Mee who is set to contest the Crabbies Grand National at Aintree next month.  Roi Me Mee has won 15 of his 45 races, including a Grade 1 success at Down Royal when he landed the 2013 JNWine.com Champion Chase, a...
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Declared Runners for Tuesday 17th March 2015 ...
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Noel Meade hopes Road To Riches can continue his meteoric rise up the chasing ranks when he tackles the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup. The eight-year-old has made fantastic strides after winning last year's Galway Plate, bagging Grade One glory at Down Royal before going on to beat On His Own by a length and a half in the Lexus. He has shown a preference for making all of the running in the past...
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Morning Line and Racehorse to Riding Horse Parade Saturday 4th November

3rd Nov 2017

Coming Racing on Saturday 4th November? Get there early to see our Racehorse to ...

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Racing Previews DOWN ROYAL Friday, Nov 4th

3rd Nov 2017

DOWN ROYAL Saturday, November 4 First Race: 12.45   The JNwine.com Ch...

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