The best way to grasp the commercial side of the Punchestown festival is to see it come to life in the short video
Racing people say that there is no such thing as a sure thing but we beg to differ. Sponsors at the Punchestown Festival, Ireland's leading sporting corporate event, enjoy a €9 to €1 return on investment and that's a clear winner.
Ryanair, Guinness, JLT, The Herald, Bollinger, Ladbrokes and many other brands listed below already enjoy the benefits of doing business with Punchestown. Our award winning team has grown the event consistently, even through the recent tough years, increasing attendance, overseas visitors and media exposure. With a rising economy it is now time to box clever and allocate budget where it will work hard. This is where a commercial partnership at Punchestown enters the mix.
Client Testimonial, Danielle Grimes, BoyleSports: “We have been working with Punchestown for 7 years as sponsors of the BoyleSports Champion Chase. In that time, we have found Janet and the team to be a dedicated, supportive and an all-round amazing group of people to work with.
This is one of the main reasons for continuing our sponsorship. Our partnership with the Punchestown team ensures that we maximise the event to its full potential, and give our customers the best possible racing experience.
Everyone at BoyleSports is looking forward to another fantastic season ahead, not least the Champion Chase!”
We pride ourselves in our ability to provide bespoke packages for sponsors which can include:
To discuss your tailor made opportunities at Punchestown please contact Laura or Janet on +353(0)45 897704 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
We are proud to display our list of sponsors below:
Ladbrokes whose origins stretch back to 1886, employs 14,000 people in five countries, making it the world's largest fixed-odds betting company. The Ladbrokes.com website offers odds on all major sporting events and markets.
Boylesports is Ireland's largest independent bookmakers. Since the company was established in 1989 by John Boyle, we have been recognised for setting new standards of customer service in the industry in Ireland.
The BETDAQ exchange offers customers the unique experience and excitement of sports betting on a peer to peer basis without the need for a bookmaker. Exchange betting offers unique functionality to customers such as the ability to lay bets as well as back, and to trade their bets as odds fluctuate in response to live sporting action. See Betdaq.com to join.
AES is the leading provider of waste collection services. It offers an efficient and cost effective waste management service for thousands of households across Ireland.
Europe's original low fares airline and is still Europe's largest low fares carrier. In the current year Ryanair will carry 67m passengers on 830+ low fare routes across 26 European countries. Ryanair currently employs a team of 6,000 people, comprising over 25 different nationalities.
Bord na Móna Horticulture has launched ‘Growise’, a new range of horticulture products and they are encouraging everyone from the weekend enthusiast to the seasoned professional to get out in to the garden and “Grow Your Own” with the help of their new range.
We are the representative body of Irish Thoroughbred Breeding at government level both at home and internationally. The ITBA is an inclusive all-Ireland body with a regional structure and dedicated office staff based in Co. Kildare.
Renowned for its racing coverage within top tipsters such as Kieran O'Connell and Brian Flanagan the Irish Daily Star is the country's most popular Irish daily tabloid newspaper.
Part of the Independent News & Media Group, providing invaluable advice and coverage of tomorrow’s racing! Independent News & Media PLC [‘INM’] is a leading international media and communications group, with its main interests in Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa, the United Kingdom and most recently, India.
The 4 Star Louis Fitzgerald Hotel offers the very best in modern facilities. An ideal base for your next city break, conference, meeting or special occasion. The Louis Fitzgerald Group of traditional pubs regularly entertains with Irish music and dance in its many prominent pubs and restaurants throughout Dublin and Kildare.
Coral offer a premium online betting site. Coral has extensively developed its website to the point where it now covers every sport imaginable. The sports betting page has live results and up-to-date odds, all in one easy-to-navigate. Coral are delighted to support the Irish racing scene.
The Goffs Land Rover Bumper has established itself as a superior race carrying two brand names of quality. The Goffs Land Rover Sale is one of Ireland’s key events on the sale calendar.
One of the most famous brands worldwide. Part of the Diageo Group, the worlds leading premium drinks business with an outstanding collection of beverage alcohol brands across spirits, wine and beer categories.
J.P., Noreen and the McManus family are without doubt the biggest supporters of national hunt racing in the country. Martinstown Stud has been the proud sponsor of the Martinstown Series for conditional riders for the past many years. The series offers up and coming jockeys a chance to showcase their rider skill and talent.
Set amidst the lush rolling countryside of County Kildare, Killashee is a truly special place and we can’t wait to share it with you. From the Victorian grandeur of the Original House, to the acres of splendid gardens and gloriously wild woodland trails, there are so many hidden places to explore. A truly enchanted setting, with a wonderfully rich history, that’s just waiting to be discovered. Located just two miles from Punchestown racecourse.
KFM, the local radio station serving County Kildare, broadcasts 24 hours a day, seven days a week, from its Broadcast Centre just off the M7 Motorway at Naas. Mobile unit positioned adjacent to the parade ring during the Festival. Tune in for all updates!
The Kildare Hotel, Spa & Country Club, affectionately known as, The K Club is one of the world’s most luxurious hotels. The Irish owned and family run property is located in the heart of the idyllic Irish countryside in the pretty village of Straffan, Co. Kildare, just 30 minutes from Dublin city centre and 20 minutes from Punchestown.
Hanlon Concrete manufacture and supply concrete and cement products to the Commercial and large scale industrial construction client, as well as the domestic home build customer and small and medium scale builder in Ireland.Hanlon Concrete, set up in 1961, is a privately owned company owned by Michael, Michelle and Alice Hanlon.
EMS Copiers have been supplying and servicing printers and copiers in Ireland since 1970 and have established a reputation among both the commercial and education sector for quality of equipment and service that is second to none.Our Managed Print Service is a customizable offering that provides a more flexible, efficient, and cost-effective way to procure any combination of printing hardware, supplies, service, and support in one solution.
Our pet food products are produced on quality and innovation. At Irish Dog Foods, we develop award-winning pet foods, with over 25 years of domestic and international private label and branded pet food manufacturing experince.The majority of our products are destined for export; we’re experts in tailoring pet product solutions for global brands and national retailers.
Weatherbys Ireland was founded in 1973 and is the approved Thoroughbred Stud Book Authority under Irish and EU law. The operation is responsible for maintaining the register of all resident stallions and mares, along with all foals born in Ireland (including Northern Ireland) for which we issue identity passports incorporating since 1999 a unique microchip number.
Murray Spelman have a wealth of general and commercial insurance expertise and experience to share with you. Established in 1956 they have built up a track record of success which is second to none, anywhere in Ireland. This is their first year sponsoring at the Punchestown Festival and we wish them every success.
Since 1829, Bollinger has been producing great champagne with a powerful, sophisticated and complex style. Bollinger are proud to be the official champagne partner of the Pucnhestown Festival.
At Racing FX we are focused on helping those involved in the equine and sports industries manage their foreign currency exposure and make transfers quickly and securely. We offer a very competitive, efficient and fast alternative to traditional banks with the same level of security.
CME is an established and reputable firm of estate agents offering clients an extensive range of services for over 40 years. With offices located at Naas, Newbridge and Saggart, CME is one of the most recognised and experienced property professionals in the Leinster and South Dublin area, renowned for providing an excellent service and achieving results for our clients.
CME for all your property needs in 2016!
Madigans expands their bar experience at the racecourse. Operating as a Pub Group since 1922 and bespoke event bar specialist since 1989- Madigan's history in the business alone shows how dedicated they are to being the best specialist bar specialists in their industry.
Funded almost entirely by contributions from stallion owners, the EBF is a major contributor to prize money as well as supporting vital veterinary research. Punchestown wish to thank William Flood and the team at Irish Stallion Farms for their on-going support of the Mares Champion Hurdle. Along with the European Breeders Fund we wish them continued success.
JLT is one of the world's leading providers of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services. Our client proposition is built upon our deep specialist knowledge, client advocacy, tailored advice and service excellence.
Three is Ireland’s fastest-growing mobile operator. Launched in 2005, it has shook up a stale and uncompetitive market with great value price plans and services and today, the Irish mobile market is a very different place, thanks to Three.
Palmerstown House Estate and Stud Golf Club situated in over 700 acres of beautiful landscape is a breath taking location providing a tranquil and idyllic setting for any special occasion. Located just outside the town of Naas makes Palmerstown an ideal venue for racing accommodation and hospitality.
Orchid Transport specialises in container transport and distribution. Based in the UK, it was opened in 1988 and has continued to grow from strength to strength.
Brady Family was established in 1978 by Mary and Ossie Brady in Timahoe, Co. Kildare. Made from the finest, 100% Irish topside pork sourced only from Bord Bia approved farms, Brady Family Ham has been cooked, cured, chilled and glazed using the same traditional recipe for decades. It’s what sets us apart and gives our ham its unique flavour.
It’s what makes Brady Family Ham ‘real ham’.
The Elms is a destination lifestyle and interiors store and cafe located next door to Punchestown racecourse. The two story showroom is a haven for premium brands in homeware, gifts, stationary and interiors. Established un 1963, The Elms is run by the third generation of McCarthy’s - Fergal & Aubrey McCarthy.
Donohue Marquees is one of Irelands longest established and most respected marquee hire companies. Founded 30 years ago by Mick Donohue, their distinctive fleet of articulated trucks travel the length and breadth of Ireland, supplying exceptionally high quality, customised marquee solutions for every type of event.
Tattersalls Ireland is Europes leading national hunt bloodstock auctioneer. As leader of the field, Tattersalls Ireland is renowned for selling top class national hunt and flat horses.
Sheehy Motors sell and service Volkswagen along with Volkswagen Light Commercial Vehicles from our dealership in Naas, Co. Kildare. Here at Sheehys we also offer quality advice to ensure a smooth and trustworthy relationship with our customers. Rest assured that the team here at Sheehy Motors is here to help you find the perfect vehicle.
FBD has 40 years insurance experience and has grown into one of the country's largest insurers with over 500,000 loyal and satisfied customers.
ATR provides racing enthusiasts with coverage of race meetings from Ireland, the UK and around the globe. Conducting interviews with key players in the industry and insights from racing pundits, ATR provides the whole package 24hrs a day.
Offering the finest Pan Asian cusine prepared in a slick open kitchen setting, these stylish restaurants are ideal for pre and post race dining. Conveniently located in Naas town centre on Abbey St., and also just 2 minutes off the M7 on the grounds of Citywest Hotel, Lemongrass Citywest & Naas are very popular destinations. View the mouth watering dishes and prices.
CSL is an award winning corporate hospitality agency specialising in the sales and management of dedicated Corporate Hospitality and Entertainment packages for the corporate sector in Ireland. CSL were voted the ‘BEST CORPORATE HOSPITALITY COMPANY’, ’BEST CORPORATE EVENT’ and ’BEST EVENT’ at the 2013 inaugural Event Industry Awards.
Setanta Sports is an International sports broadcaster of premium sports content the world over. As of March 2013, Setanta's channel reach is over 150 million digital homes across five continents. The company employs over 200 staff with offices in Dublin, London, San Francisco, Sydney and Singapore.
Get 16 pages of racing inside every Saturday, packed with the weekend’s runners, riders, top tips and form guide. The Irish Daily Mirror is the punters’ favourite!
Plus for all the latest Irish and world news, showbiz, football and sport log on to www.irishmirror.ie
The Kildare Post is delivered to homes and businesses in the Kildare area, and is available in Newsagents, Convenience Stores, Shopping Centres, Hotels, Bars, Restaurants and more.
The Kildare Hunt Club was founded in 1751. The Club used to host races on various lands around the country until the 1840's when they decided to purchase the lands at Punchestown. The Punchestown Management team are extremeley grateful for all the support received from the Hunt Club and it's trustees.
The Irish Racing Post was launched in 2010. It combines content from the UK edition with extra features for Irish readers only. The paper has weekly supplements covering bloodstock, point-to-pointing and GAA. This is the fourth year of their sponsorship at the Festival and we wish them every success.