Extend your Bank Holiday Weekend at Roscommon Races

Favourite backers didn’t have it all their own way here at Roscommon Races during our two-day meeting in July, but with a full National National Card next Tuesday, August 2nd, racegoers will be hoping to make a few quid back.The first race is set to get under way at 6:10pm however Patrons are advised to keep an eye on updates, as depending on entries, there may be a divide, which will mean the first race will start 30 minutes earlier. In the event of a change we will make an announcement on Monday morning.Due to inclement weather for the races …

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Lady in Red Wins SuperValu Ladies Day at Roscommon Races

Sarah-Jane Moran from Adare in County Limerick walked away from Roscommon Races with €2,000 cash on Monday evening after winning the SuperValu Best Dressed Lady competition.Picture Credit: David Walsh/Roscommon RacecourseThe nine finalists received €100 from SuperValu and a goody bag from the Lilac Rooms at Rosmed Pharmacy.Sarah-Jane was wearing a red trouser suit from Olivia Danielle Boutique in Athlone, her hat was designed by Irish milliner Suzie Mahony, and her shoes were by Valentino. Her matching red handbag was also from Olivia Danielle Boutique.Twenty-three year old Sarah Jane Moran who graduated from Athlone IT last October with a business degree …

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Going update July 5th

Following an inspection at 3:40pm the going is as follows:The Going is now Good – Yielding (Yielding in places)Note:The weather is mild and the ground is continuing to dry out. The first race of our National Hunt Card begins at 6pm. Read the preview here

Going update July 4th (updated at 5:15pm)

Updated at 5:15pm. Following our latest inspection the going is as follows: Flat – HeavyPrevious Updated at 4:45pm. Following our latest inspection the going is as follows: Flat – Soft to heavyOriginal Post Following an inspection this morning the going is as follows: Flat – Soft National Hunt – Yielding. Rain forecast up to mid afternoon today.The first race of an eight race Flat Card begins at 5:55pm. Read the preview here

SuperValu Ladies Evening forms part of July Meeting

The racing will be competitive and the fashion stakes will be high here at Roscommon Races when we host our latest two-day meeting on Monday and Tuesday next, July 4th and 5th.SuperValu Ladies Evening on MondayMonday’s Racing begins at 5.55pm and with the feature race of the evening being the Lenebane Stakes with €45,000 in prize money, many big names of the racing world will be present. The Lenebane Stakes is a listed flat race over one and a half miles and no doubt some high class horses will be contesting this event.Monday also features the Best Dressed Lady Competition, …

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Going update June 14th (updated 2:30pm)

Going here at 2:30pm is as follows:Soft, yielding in places (25mm of Rain since declaration time)and Currently raining.First Race at 5:30pm, further details herePrevious Update: Going here at 12:30pm is as follows: Following 10mm of rain this morning the going is now Good/Yielding and currently raining.Original Post Going here at 8am is as follows: Good, good to firm in places (10.5mm rain overnight). Weather Forecast: Currently raining and showers expected today.