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Limerick Trainer Nominated for 2016 HRI Award #limerickpost

Limerick Trainer Nominated for 2016 HRI Award #limerickpost

| November 14, 2016

THE NOMINATIONS for the 2016 annual Horse Racing Ireland Awards were announced this week, with 26 stars of the racing industry in the running to win an award.  Trainer Enda Bolger from Bruree has been nominated in the point-to-point category. RTE sports broadcaster Des Cahill will be master of ceremonies for the awards, which take […]

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Racing – Free Race Day at Limerick Racecourse

Racing – Free Race Day at Limerick Racecourse

| January 26, 2016

Limerick Racecourse today announced that it will host an additional National Hunt fixture on Wednesday 10th February with the first race going to post at 1:25pm. As a gesture of goodwill and a thank you to all patrons for their fantastic support over the challenging festive period, Limerick Racecourse will be offering free admission to […]

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Racing – Limerick Trainer Enda Bolger Wins Horse Racing Ireland

Racing – Limerick Trainer Enda Bolger Wins Horse Racing Ireland

| December 7, 2015

THE WINNERS of the 2015 Horse Racing Ireland (HRI) Awards were announced at Leopardstown Racecourse today, at a reception attended by many of the industry’s leading trainers, jockeys and owners. Guest of honour was Minister for Agriculture, Food, the Marine and Defence, Simon Coveney and guests were welcomed by Chairman of HRI, Joe Keeling. The […]

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Horse Racing – Limerick Trainer Enda Bolger nominated for a 2015 Horse Racing Ireland Award

Horse Racing – Limerick Trainer Enda Bolger nominated for a 2015 Horse Racing Ireland Award

| November 25, 2015

THE NOMINATIONS for the 2015 annual Horse Racing Ireland Awards have been announced with 30 representatives of the Irish racing industry selected for consideration. Trainer Enda Bolger from Bruree has been nominated in the point-to-point category. Newstalk presenter and racing enthusiast Ivan Yates will be master of ceremonies for the awards, which take place at […]

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Racing – Roadshow Showcases Value of Limerick’s Racing Industry

Racing – Roadshow Showcases Value of Limerick’s Racing Industry

| October 20, 2015

THE VALUE of the racing and breeding industry to the south-west region was highlighted at the Horse Racing Ireland (HRI) Future Focus Racecourse Roadshow held in the Clarion Hotel in Limerick on Monday October 19th 2015. Managers of Limerick, Tipperary, Thurles, Clonmel, Cork, Killarney and Listowel Racecourses spoke to the gathered breeders, trainers, jockeys and […]

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Horse Racing – Limerick’s Mc Namara bows out on a winner

Horse Racing – Limerick’s Mc Namara bows out on a winner

| August 18, 2015

LIMERICK’S Andrew McNamara brought the curtain down on a hugely successful riding career when landing the 2m handicap hurdle on the Shark Hanlon-trained Most Honourable at Tramore on Friday night. The 32-year-old, who rode 15 Grade 1 winners and was associated with the likes of Beef Or Salmon, Newmill and Sizing Europe, had announced his […]

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Horse Racing – Limerick’s Andrew McNamara Announces Retirement

Horse Racing – Limerick’s Andrew McNamara Announces Retirement

| August 17, 2015

ANDREW McNamara, the 15-time Grade 1 winning National Hunt jockey has announced his retirement from race riding to take up racehorse training later in the year. The County Limerick jockey’s career has spanned 16 years. Andrew had his first ride on his father’s (Andrew McNamara Senior) Nicholl Lady in May 2000 in a bumper at […]

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Horse Racing – Two For Townend At Limerick On Thursday

Horse Racing – Two For Townend At Limerick On Thursday

| July 28, 2015

FORMER champion jockey Paul Townend had mixed fortunes in the first two races on the card at Limerick on Thursday. He had an easy time of it when winning on the Des McDonogh-trained Little Haarth in the 2m4f maiden hurdle but was denied a second winner when Thanks For Tea, who was first past the […]

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Racing – Limerick Racecourse announcing a new sponsorship deal with Wallstone, The Financial Planning Company.

Racing – Limerick Racecourse announcing a new sponsorship deal with Wallstone, The Financial Planning Company.

| July 9, 2015

LIMERICK Racecourse has today announced a very exciting new sponsorship deal with Limerick Company Wallstone, The Financial Planning Company. Wallstone will sponsor the feature race on Thursday 23rd July, “The Wallstone Financial Novice Steeplechase” with a prize fund of €17,500. The Wallstone Financial Novice Steeplechase is a race which has become renowned for consistently producing […]

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Horse Racing – Doubles All Round Out At Limerick On Friday

Horse Racing – Doubles All Round Out At Limerick On Friday

| June 24, 2015

ROSS COAKLEY was among those who enjoyed a double at Limerick on Friday evening. He landed the 6f handicap on the Liz Doyle-trained Annie Irish and followed up with John Larkin’s House Limit in the apprentice handicap. Chris Hayes also recorded two winners. He won the 7f fillies’ maiden on the Paul Deegan-trained Spinamiss and […]

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