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Final Reminder for Trainer Declarations

Thank you to those who have went online to registered their Horses in Training. We have now over 160 Horses declared in Training to date and the IHRA office will be contacting each Trainer individually about flu vacs if they are out of date in the coming days. Any Trainer who has not declared your […]

Three Year Old Trot Championship 2020

Three Year Old Trot Championship 2020   Total series worth €100,000 Finals €50,000Gold – Silver – Consolation    Ten Qualifying Days 6 Portmarnock  2 Cork 2 Annaghmore    All Races over 1.5 Miles, regular entry fee.   Heats PFA – based on grades    Finals  FFA – Gold – Highest Eight Handicapped Horses will be […]

APPRENTI SORCIER will stand in Ireland for 2020 season

IHRA are pleased to announce that following a recent visit to the Stallion exhibition Salon Du Trot in Normandy by a delegation from the Breeding Committee together with Emmanuelle Morvilliers from Le Trot International department, we have secured a lease agreement for a Trotteur Francais Stallion to stand a stud in Ireland for the 2020 […]

Trainer Declarations 2020

Thank you to the Trainers who took the time to declare their horse(s) in training on our on-line form.   Any trainer who have not yet declared their horse(s) in training-Please do so immediately.    No horse shall be cleared to race unless the trainer has declared their horses in training at least 28 days […]

Nigel Quigley 7th in Paris

Irish representative Nigel Quigley placed 7th in the European Amateurs Cup in Vincennes, Paris, France COUPE D’EUROPE DES AMATEURS result & replay  

2020 Fixtures

⇒  Racing Calendar for 2020 racing season 

Members Update 23 jan

  Two major changes have been discussed at committee level and agreed at the last board meeting of the IHRA. These include the change from open class handicap heats and finals for all grades (F+) to a new structure. The restrictions to warm ups was also agreed. For full details of these changes, which will […]

Nigel Quigley will represent Ireland in the Amateurs Cup in Paris

Change of Irish Driver in Coupe D’Europe Des Amateurs 2020   Due to personal circumstances, Timmy O Leary cannot travel to France to participate in the Amateur Race this coming weekend in Vincennes. Thankfully, we have secured the drive to our substitute driver, Nigel Quigley. The IHRA wish Nigel the very best of luck in […]

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