April 2018

April 2018

Record-breaking attendance at the Punchestown Festival on AES Family Day

Posted: 28th April 2018
Record-breaking attendance at the Punchestown Festival on AES Family Day Today’s attendance: 2018: 35,948 2017: 34,370 Up 1,578   Overall attendance: 2018: 127,489 2017: 122,557 Up 4,932 Nina Carberry announces her retirement from race riding after the first race which she won for Enda Bolger on Josies Orders in the famous JP McManus colours. Nina is […]

Record-breaking attendance at Punchestown

Posted: 28th April 2018
Punchestown News: Record-breaking attendance at the Punchestown Festival on AES Family Day Posted: 28th Apr 2018 Record-breaking attendance at the Punchestown Festival on AES Family Day Today’s attendance: 2018: 35,948 2017: 34,370 Up 1,578 Overall attendance: 2018: 127,489 2017: 122,557 Up 4,932 Nina Carberry announces her retirement from race riding after the first race which […]

Attendances soar on Ladies Day

Posted: 27th April 2018
Attendances soar on Ladies Day at the Punchestown Festival as the sun sets on Katie Walsh’s career as a lady jockey 33,082 attended Ladies Day at Punchestown today a remarkable 3,019 up on the Friday meeting last year. This makes the overall attendance for the 2018 festival so far at 91,541 with another day to […]

Attendances soar on Ladies Day

Posted: 27th April 2018
Punchestown News: Attendances soar on Ladies Day at the Punchestown Festival as the sun sets on Katie Walsh’s career as a lady jockey Posted: 27th Apr 2018 Attendances soar on Ladies Day at the Punchestown Festival as the sun sets on Katie Walsh’s career as a lady jockey 33,082 attended Ladies Day at Punchestown today […]

Faugheen back with a bang on Day 3

Posted: 26th April 2018
Punchestown News: Faugheen back with a bang at The Punchestown Festival – here are more of today’s highlights Posted: 26th Apr 2018 Faugheen back with a bang at The Punchestown Festival – here are more of today’s highlights   Highlights footage: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Upv5FKTJQCg&feature=youtu.be   Attendance Figures: 2018 – 20,204 2017 – 19,072 Up 1,132   Overall […]

Day 2 – That’s a wrap

Posted: 25th April 2018
Day 2 – That’s a wrap as Willie Mullins edges in front in the Champion Trainer Title Race training 6 of the 7 winners on today’s card The Champion Trainers Tiltle Race has taken a turn this evening with Willie Mullins training a remarkable 6 of the 7 races at Punchestown today. This saw him […]

Day 2 – That’s a wrap

Posted: 25th April 2018
Punchestown News: Day 2 – That’s a wrap as Willie Mullins edges in front in the Champion Trainer Title Race training 6 of the 7 winners on today’s card Posted: 25th Apr 2018 Day 2 – That’s a wrap as Willie Mullins edges in front in the Champion Trainer Title Race training 6 of the […]

Momentous Occasion for Punchestown as New Hunt Stand Unveiled

Posted: 24th April 2018
Momentous Occasion for Punchestown as New Hunt Stand Unveiled Today, Tuesday 24th April, marks an historic occasion for Punchestown racecourse as the new €4 million Hunt Stand is officially unveiled to coincide with the opening of the 2018 Punchestown Festival. Minister Michael Creed will officiate at today’s event. The three story structure is located in […]

BETDAQ Honesty Bar and Gold Saddle Cloth

Posted: 24th April 2018
BETDAQ celebrates Punchestown Festival sponsorship extension with ‘honesty bar’ and gold saddle cloth initiative  24th April, 2018 – BETDAQ has agreed a one-year extension to its sponsorship at Punchestown Festival, Ireland’s major international horse racing event. As one of the main sponsors of the 2018 event, which begins today, BETDAQ will raise money for Irish Injured jockeys at […]

Momentous Occasion for Punchestown

Posted: 24th April 2018
Punchestown News: Momentous Occasion for Punchestown as New Hunt Stand Unveiled Posted: 24th Apr 2018 Momentous Occasion for Punchestown as New Hunt Stand Unveiled Today, Tuesday 24th April, marks an historic occasion for Punchestown racecourse as the new €4 million Hunt Stand is officially unveiled to coincide with the opening of the 2018 Punchestown Festival. […]