At the Races have joined in the sponsorship of the EBF Kilbegnet Novice Steeplechase

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We are proud to announce that At The Races have joined in the sponsorship of  the EBF Kilbegnet Novice (Listed) Steeplechase here on September 29th, which will now bring the prize fund for this race to €37,500.  Speaking earlier today Michael Finneran, Manager of Roscommon Racecourse said “We are delighted that such a well known international brand has come on board as a sponsor at our last meeting of the season. The At The Races TV Channel is broadcast to approximately 14 million homes in Ireland and the UK  via Sky, UPC and Virgin, their website attheraces.com is the biggest racing site in the …

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Glorious weather here. Running rail has to be shifted inwards about 4 yds. (almost complete) for our last meeting of the year on Monday, 29th September, 2014. First Race: 2.05pm003

Final Race Meeting of 2014:

Final Race Meeting of 2014 at Roscommon Racecourse on Monday, 29th September, 2014. Flat and National Hunt Racing, featuring The Kilbegnet Novice Chase. 8 races, made up of 4 flat, 2 chases, 1 hurdle and finishing off the season with a bumper. All for just €5.00 per person. Don’t miss final meeting of 2014 at Roscommon on Monday, 29th September, 2014. First race 2.05pm LikeLike · · Share

Going update for September 1st meeting

  • Moday 1st at 1:45pm: Following 3mm of rain and aeration of the National Hunt Course the going at Roscommon is now as follows: Flat – Good to yielding and National Hunt – Good
  • Monday at 11:30am: Going here this morning is as follows: Flat – Good and National Hunt good-good/firm in places. Aerating national hunt course is ongoing.
  • Sunday 31st at 9:30am: Going here this morning is Good. Temperatures of up to 20 degrees promised tomorrow evening.
  • Friday 29th at 8:30am: After rain yesterday the going here is now yielding. Scattered showers today and tomorrow morning. Weather looks good for Sunday and Monday. 1st Race Monday on evening is at 4.45pm.
  • Wednesday 27th at 8:15am: Going is Good. Showers forecast over next 3 days with possibility of rain clearing over the weekend.
  • Tuesday 26th at 9:30am: 28.5mm fell here in last 24 hours.

Next Meeting: Monday, 1st September, 2014

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Monday, 1st September, 2014 First Race:  4.45pm Top Class Flat and National Hunt Racing Adults:  €13.00  OAP/Students:  €8.00 Mayo/Roscommon Hospice Evening at the races with music with Tommy, Shane, Valerie and Special Guests. Prizes to be won on the evening. For tickets please phone 087 2286076 or contact any member of the Mayo/Roscommon Hospice. Enquiries:  roscommonracecourse@eircom.net or Phone:  087 2203288