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Portmarcnok lease secured for 2021

Portmarcnok lease secured for 2021

The Irish Harness Racing Association is pleased to confirm that we have agreed an extension to our lease in Portmarnock Raceway to the 31/12/2021Racing at the venue continues this Sunday with a Ten Race Card and a Start Time of 1pm sharp racecard: http://portmarnockraceway.ie/…/11/Portm-Nov-8th-Card.pdf The season is due to end on the 29/11/2020 with encouraging […]

The inaugural Gerry Keenan & Jack Galway Memorial Raceday will be held on Sunday November 15th at Portmarnock Raceway. There will be โ‚ฌ6,000 added prize money throughout all races and the top graded pace that day will run for Gerry Keenan Memorial Cup whilst the top graded trot will run for the Jack Galway Memorial […]

November Fixtures

November at Portmarnock Raceway Nov 1st featuring Apprentice Championship Nov 8th featuring All Ireland Series Nov 15th ๐—š๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฟ๐˜† ๐—ž๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—ป & ๐—๐—ฎ๐—ฐ๐—ธ ๐—š๐—ฎ๐—น๐˜„๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐— ๐—ฒ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ฅ๐—ฎ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐˜† Nov 22nd Apprentice Championship & All Ireland Series FINALS Sun Nov 29th

M50 weekend Racing behind the closed doors

M50 weekend Racing behind the closed doors

With regards to this weekends racing, the IHRA are extremely grateful that we are permitted to continue racing behind closed doors under the current level 5 restrictions. Only licensed members, aligned with a licensed trainer, who is pre registered on the attendee list will be permitted entry on either day. For those who do not […]

Juvenile pacing Series Finals Sunday 11th of October!

Juvenile pacing Series Finals Sunday 11th of October!

The balloting for positions will take place live via a ZOOM call tomorrow evening at 7pm with all trainers or their representatives present. All trainers will be contacted by the office tomorrow with full details. The IHRA will be publishing their revised protocols in place for this weekend’s meeting at Portmarnock, tomorrow also. The fixture is strictly BEHIND CLOSED DOORS and […]

Veterinary & Welfare Committee Update

Veterinary & Welfare Committee Update

The Veterinary and Welfare Commission is the Integrity arm of the IHRA.It is the body charged with setting and maintaining the good name of harness racing in Ireland from an animal welfare perspective, from a participantโ€™s perspective and from the publicโ€™s perspective alike.The VWCโ€™s purpose and mission statement document is available elsewhere on the webpage […]