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Elliott Group Build On Strong Foundations With Craddockstown Sponsorship at Punchestown

Posted: 7th November 2019
Elliott Group Build On Strong Foundations With Craddockstown Sponsorship at Punchestown The Elliott Group are the latest addition to the sponsorship ranks for the 2019 Punchestown Winter Festival on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th November. The Grade 2 Elliott Group Craddockstown Novice Steeplechase worth €42,500 is one of the highlights on the opening day  of […]

What a Weekend in Store for Punchestown Winter Festival!

Posted: 5th November 2019
What a Weekend in Store for Punchestown Winter Festival!   Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th November Brilliant racing. Live Music. Great Food & Bar Options Children under 14 Race For Free **BOOK TICKETS** The stars of the Irish racing will be out in force as the jump season ramps up for the 2019 Punchestown Winter […]

Punchestown Winter Festival Warms Up with Thanks to Naas Oil

Posted: 5th November 2019
Punchestown Winter Festival Warms Up with Thanks to Naas Oil   South Leinster’s leading oil company, Naas Oil, will make their Irish racing sponsorship debut at the upcoming Punchestown Winter Festival Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th November. The €14,000 Naas Oil Beginners Steeplechase over two miles and four furlongs will take place on the opening […]

Mullins Bids to Extend Record Breaking Run in Unibet Morgiana  

Posted: 24th October 2019
Mullins Bids to Extend Record Breaking Run in Unibet Morgiana   Entries Released for 2019 Unibet Morgiana Taking Place on Saturday 16th November.   Entries for the 2019 Unibet Morgiana Hurdle were announced today and all indications are that champion trainer Willie Mullins aims to extend his record breaking run to nine consecutive wins of […]

Gigginstown Go With The Flos At Punchestown   

Posted: 15th October 2019
Gigginstown go with the Flos at Punchestown    Grade 1 winner Balko Des Flos will spearhead a strong Gigginstown House Stud representation at Punchestown in the Grade 3 Irish Daily Star Chase on Wednesday.    Last year’s Ryanair Chase winner Balko Des Flos is one of four runners for champion owner Michael O’Leary in the […]

Up The Yard 2019 – Entries Now Open

Posted: 6th September 2019
Up The Yard 2019 – Entries Now Open Following the success of our Up The Yard Challenge Race in recent years, Punchestown Racecourse would like to announce that entries are now open for the 2019 renewal taking place on Saturday 16th November, day one of the 2019 Winter Festival. The Up The Yard Challenge Race […]

Punchestown Attracts Record Attendance as Henderson Caps a Memorable Week

Posted: 4th May 2019
Punchestown Attracts Record Attendance as Henderson Caps a Memorable Week   In front of a record attendance of 37,206 on Saturday, a fine Punchestown Festival for the English contingent continued as Fusil Raffles gave Nicky Henderson a second Grade 1 victory in as many days in the AES Champion Four Year Old Hurdle.    Fusil Raffles, […]

All-time record-breaking crowd attended the Punchestown Festival today!

Posted: 4th May 2019
The annual five-day festival at Punchestown drew to a spectacular close this evening with an all-time record-breaking crowd of 37,206 attending the festival today. Blue skies, cracking racing and a family focused theme ensured the highest attendance ever at the Kildare venue. UK raider Fusil Raffles justified favouritism when he won the AES Champion Four […]

Benie Bids to Go Back to Back as Punchestown Festival Bids Adieu to The Irish National Hunt Season 

Posted: 4th May 2019
Benie Bids to Go Back to Back as Punchestown Festival Bids Adieu to The Irish National Hunt Season    The 2019 Punchestown Festival draws to a close on Saturday afternoon with another eight race card and two more Grade 1 races down for decision.  Champion trainer Willie Mullins will be hoping to end the season with […]

Brits Who D’air Win at The Punchestown Festival as Three Feature Races Go for Export on Day Four 

Posted: 3rd May 2019
Brits Who D’air Win at The Punchestown Festival as Three Feature Races Go for Export on Day Four    The brilliant Buveur D’Air bounced back to his best with victory in the BETDAQ Punchestown Champion Hurdle which headed a brilliant day for English horses on the penultimate day of the Punchestown Festival.   The dual Champion […]