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Jade leads top Gigginstown team into battle at Punchestown

Posted: 20th April 2017
Jade leads top Gigginstown team into battle at Punchestown By David Jennings 11:46AM 20 APR 2017 Apple’s Jade, winner of the Grade 1 OLBG Mares’ Hurdle at Cheltenham last month, will be among Gigginstown House Stud’s big hopes for next week’s Punchestown festival when she will be seeking a fifth Grade 1 victory. Already assured […]

Mega Fortune for Elliott as Defi swerves Punchestown

Posted: 20th April 2017
Mega Fortune for Elliott as Defi swerves Punchestown  By David Jennings 11:55AM 20 APR 2017  Triumph Hurdle runner-up Mega Fortune looks set to start favourite for the Grade 1 AES Champion Four Year Old Hurdle at Punchestown on Saturday as Defi Du Seuil, the juvenile who conquered him at Cheltenham, won’t run and will instead head […]

Punchestown Welcomes Friends First

Posted: 20th April 2017
Pucnhestown Welcomes Friends First Posted: 20th Apr 2017 Press Release: Thursday 20th April  Punchestown Welcomes Friends First as La Touche Sponsors Punchestown Racecourse today announced that Friends First, one of Ireland’s oldest and most established life assurance companies, will be the new sponsors of the famous La Touche Cross Country race at the upcoming Punchestown […]

Punchestown – The Most Fascinating Festival

Posted: 20th April 2017
The Most Fascinating Festival Posted: 20th Apr 2017 A fascinating finale to the Irish National Hunt season is guaranteed at the Punchestown Festival next week. Willie Mullins and Gordon Elliott will fight it out to be crowned Ireland’s champion trainer, while a host of the record breaking number of Irish-trained winners at the Cheltenham Festival […]

Celebs, WAGS & Fashion Gurus Join Forces

Posted: 20th April 2017
Celebs, Wags & Gurus Posted: 20th Apr 2017 Celebrities, WAGs and Fashion Gurus enlisted to judge the Bollinger Best Dressed Lady Competition at the Punchestown Festival No stone is being left unturned when it comes to the judges for the Bollinger Best Dressed Lady Competition at the Punchestown Festival, with no less than fifteen personalities […]

Pigsback Honour Nick Coen at Punchestown

Posted: 19th April 2017
Pigsback Honour Nick Coen at Punchestown Posted: 19th Apr 2017 Pigsback Honour Former Employee Nick Coen with Punchestown Festival Race Punchestown Racecourse today announced that Pigsback.com will sponsor a memorial race in honour of their former employee Nick Coen who sadly passed away earlier this year. The Pigsback.com Nick Coen Memorial Handicap Steeplechase will take […]

GVA Donal O Buachalla Join The Sponsor Ranks

Posted: 19th April 2017
GVA Donal O Buchalla Join The Sponsor Ranks For Punchestown 2017 Posted: 19th Apr 2017 Press Release: 18th April 2017 GVA Donal O Buachalla Join The Sponsor Ranks for Punchestown 2017 One of Ireland’s leading independent firms of property advisors GVA Donal O Buachalla were today announced as race sponsors at the 2017 Punchestown Festival, […]

Sprinter Sacre To Parade at Punchestown

Posted: 19th April 2017
Sprinter Sacre to Parade at Punchestown Posted: 19th Apr 2017 Press Release: 19th April 2017 Sprinter Sacre To Parade at the Punchestown Festival Sprinter Sacre, regarded as one of the best chasers of modern times, will parade on the opening day of the 2017 Punchestown Festival, Tuesday 25th April. The now retired ten-year-old will return […]

Meet The Butcher Who Has Raised €1.4 million

Posted: 18th April 2017
Meet The Butcher Raising €1.4m Posted: 18th Apr 2017 Kildare based and award winning master butcher James Nolan will oversee the 28th running of the ‘Please Carry A Donor Card’ Punchestown Charity Race on Saturday 29th April at the Punchestown Festival. James, a donor kidney recipient himself, established the race in 1990 which has raised […]

Dooley Insurance Group Have Punchestown Covered

Posted: 18th April 2017
Dooley Insurance Group Have Punchestown Covered with Double Sponsorship. Posted: 18th Apr 2017 Dooley Insurance Group Have Punchestown Covered with Double Sponsorship Dooley Insurance Group are the latest market leader to sign up as race sponsors ahead of the upcoming 2017 Punchestown Festival, Tuesday 25th to Saturday 29th April. One of Ireland’s largest independent insurance […]