The official website of the Irish Harness Racing Association

Irish American Celebration Weekend


WE are pleased to announce this new annual fixture from 2021 onwards in recognition to our many friends in the US who have aided the IHRA via the recent “Invest in Ourselves” breeding initiative announced earlier this year. 

The inaugural  event will take place at Portmarnock Raceway  on June 5th & 6th 2021 

Event 1: Three-Year-Old Colts Division €3,000 (€2,000 added)
Event 2: Three-Year-Old Fillies Division €3,000 (€2,000 added)
Event 3: Four-Year-Old Race €3,000 (€1,500 added)
Nomination (€100) for events 1,2 & 3 Close on May 14th, Entry on Day €100
Event 4: Trot Top 16/18 Entry Dependent – Final €7,000 (€6,500 added)
Event 5: Pace Top 16/18 Entry Dependent – Final €7,000 (€6,500 added)
Event 6: Four Year Old Trot Heats (Added money)
Event 7: Graded Handicap Trot & Pace Races (all added money)
Event 8: G-G1 Pace Races (All added money)