The Programmes Department of Horse Racing Ireland creates the annual Fixture List for Irish racing, comprising of approximately 350 meetings each year, and reschedules any cancelled fixtures. They publish the provisional summaries showing a three-month programme of races and then the weekly schedules are published in the Irish Racing Calendar. These publications can all be found on the HRI RÁS website.
Irish Thoroughbred Marketing (ITM), a subsidiary of Horse Racing Ireland, works to promote the Irish bloodstock industry worldwide. ITM is usually the first point of contact for overseas clients seeking information on any aspect of the Irish bloodstock industry from sourcing a stud farm to bloodstock. To find out more on the services offered see here.
This bonus scheme, which is open to all un-raced 3-year-old fillies or over, rewards the owners of all eligible fillies who win their maidens with a €5,000 bonus. It is open to winners of mares-only maiden bumpers, maiden hurdles or beginners chases, giving each owner the potential to win a total €15,000 in addition to the winning prize-money.For further information please contact Irish Thoroughbred Breeders Association on +353 (0)45 877543 or visit www.itba.info