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Punchestown Returns with The Great Comeback Festival

Posted: 25th April 2022
Punchestown Returns with The Great Comeback Festival Tuesday 26th to Saturday 30th April. *Advance ticket sales up 80% * Hospitality Sold Out * 2020 Price Freeze * *Big Business – 50 event sponsors & 800 companies involved * *UK attendance increase despite Brexit in the interim* Punchestown racecourse returns with The Great Comeback Festival from […]

Chac Attack As Day One Decs Go Live.

Posted: 24th April 2022
Energumene and Chacun Pour Soi go head-to-head once more in William Hill Champion Chase Sir Gerhard and Bob Olinger also feature on day one of the Punchestown Festival    The five-day Punchestown Festival will begin with a feature race to savour as stable companions Energumene and Chacun Pour Soi lock horns in the Grade 1 […]

Like father, Like Son – Patrick Mullins Interview

Posted: 22nd April 2022
Like father, like son – Mullins Jnr wants more at “Ireland’s biggest festival” Patrick runs the rule on big guns bound for Punchestown   **WATCH FULL INTERVIEW CHAT HERE** When it comes to an insatiable appetite for success, the apple did not fall far from the Willie Mullins tree when it comes to his son, […]

Patrick Mullins on Closutton Contenders for Punchestown

Posted: 22nd April 2022
Patrick Mullins looks ahead to some main contenders for the Punchestown Festival  **WATCH THE FULL CHAT HERE** Sir Gerhard  Sir Gerhard is very versatile, he can go for either the Bective Stud Champion Novice Hurdle or the Alanna Homes Novice Hurdle as he has won Grade 1s over both trips. I suppose it will be a […]

Punchestown Entries Put The Great In The Great Comeback Festival

Posted: 11th April 2022
Equine Greats lead the way at the Punchestown Festival in The Great Comeback HoneyHill clash, Clan Des Obeaux title defence & Galopin Des Champs/Bob Olinger rematch just some of the treats in store A stupendous catalogue of some of jump racing’s most lustrous talents feature as the entries for the Punchestown Festival’s 12 Grade 1 […]

Best Dressed Is Back – Time Flex Your Style Status.

Posted: 6th April 2022
TIME TO DRESS UP    Finally, the excuse to get dressed up that we’ve all been waiting for is almost upon us! ‘The Great Comeback Festival of 2022’, The Punchestown Festival returns from Tuesday 26th to Saturday 30th of April with the Bollinger Best Dressed Lady event taking place over the first four days. Stylish ladies and […]

“For me Punchestown is home” – Ruby Comes Home.

Posted: 4th April 2022
There’s No Place Like Home – Ruby Walsh Joins the Punchestown Team Champion Ruby Walsh To Champion Punchestown As the much anticipated 2022 Punchestown Festival approaches the racecourse today announced Ruby Walsh as Punchestown Brand Champion in a move that will see the 12 time champion jockey officially champion the home of Irish jump racing. […]

O’Loughlin Aiming High At Punchestown This Weekend

Posted: 5th February 2020
Young trainer Gearoid O’Loughlin is gearing up for a potentially big day at Punchestown on Sunday where he will field strong contenders for both of the day’s main events with Space Cadet set to represent him in the featured €100,000 BoyleSports Grand National Trial Handicap Chase.  Space Cadet is among 23 entries for the three […]

Grade 1 Winners Galore Go Forward For John Durkan Glory 

Posted: 3rd December 2019
Grade 1 Winners Galore Go Forward For John Durkan Glory  Book Tickets Here Gold Cup runner-up Anibale Fly could kick start his season in Sunday’s Grade 1 John Durkan Memorial Chase at Punchestown as 14 horses have stood their ground following the latest forfeit stage.   Last year’s winner Min is one of five possible […]

John Durkan Memorial Chase Strength In Numbers with 17 Grade 1 winners among early entries 

Posted: 20th November 2019
Book Tickets Or Race & Dine Package Here The John Durkan Memorial Chase at Punchestown has attracted a combined total of 49 Grade 1 winners with 17 individual horses to have won at the top level among a stellar list of 23 entries for the feature race on Sunday, 8th December.    Cheltenham Gold Cup winner […]