Limerick Racecourse

Greenmount Park, Patrickswell, Co Limerick, Ireland

Tel: +353 (0)61 320000 (Office)

Fax: +353 (0)61 355766

Officials:

General Manager: Russell Ferris; Clerk of the Course: Val O'Connell Tel: +353 (0)1 493 1548

Major Races Run:

Kevin McManus Champion Bumper, Hugh McMahon Memorial Chase, Martin Molony Stakes, Supermac's Hurdle, Budweiser Summer Handicap, Ladbrokes Munster National, Guinness Greenmont Chase, Dorans Pride Hurdle, Tim Duggan Memorial Chase.

How to Get There:

Road: Situated off main N20 road @ Patrickswell (well signposted); Rail: Limerick Station from Dublin (Heuston Station); Good taxi service to the racecourse

Car & Coach Parks:

Free

Aircraft Landing Facilities:

Helicopters on centre of the track prior permission required on +353 (0)61 320000. Fixed-wing landing facilities at Coonagh Airstrip 3 miles out of Limerick, Shannon Airport 16 miles

Stabling:

125 & 8 overnight boxes

Restaurant Reservations:

Contact racecourse office or see website

Dress Requirements:

Casual/neat

Recommended Hotels:

Woodlands House Hotel, Tel: +353 (0)61 605100; Dunraven Arms Hotel, Adare, Tel: +353 (0)61 396209

Other Details:

The first new course to be built in Ireland for half a century, Limerick is a Grade One track for both NH and flat racing. The track has a deceptively steep pull up the three furlongs of the back straight. Also a mile long Eurotrack all weather schooling gallop on the inside of the main track (open 6 days a week). Substantial non-racing conference, banqueting and exhibition facilities also available

Type of Racecourses:

Flat, Jump,