TAYLORSTOWN

Gates Open: 12:00 noon
First Race: 2:00 pm
Admission Prices: £ 5 and U16's are free
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Track Biography:

Formed in 1820, Newry Hunt is a large pack located in Northern Ireland. The pack hunts the area between Warren Point and Scarva. Their hunting season begins in October and runs to the middle of March.

The end of the hunting season for Newry Hunt coincides with the running of their annually point-to-point at Taylorstown.

The point-to-point has been run at the current location in Taylorstown for two decades and has been host to some horses that have gone on to besuccessful on the track. Namely,Truckers Tavern, a winner at Taylorstown in 2000 and Ballyholland, winner of the Galway Plate in 2011.

Taylorstown Point-to-Point Races

Taylorstown,

Co. Down

 

Contact Details

Ian Bryson - 00447776016572

How To Get There

By Road

Newry is on the Main M1/A1 between Dublin and Belfast, Approx 12km before Newry look for the sign for Poyntzpass.

By Air

Taylorstown point-to-point is located 50 minutes from Belfast Airport and an hour and 10 minutes from Dublin Airport.

Did You Know?

“Mark O'Hare rode six winners at Taylorstown point-to-point in 2007”.

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We provide free parking for all patrons attending the races. Accomdations can be made for disabled parking, please notify a parking attendee on arrival.

There is a betting ring located close to the parade ring, allowing racegoers to throw an eye over the runners before deciding on what horse warrants a wager. Off-course betting on Irish and UK race meetings is available.

Toilet facilities are situated around the track.

A day at Taylorstown point-to-point is a perfect family day out, bring a picnic and enjoy the fantastic racing on offer.

On the day our on site catering facility will be sell a range of fast food including chips, burgers and sausages.

If you are after something a little sweet, there will be a confectionary stall offering chocolate, sweets and crisps.

If the weather is good to us we are hoping that a Ice cream will be on site.

Our on-site catering provider will have a range of hot and cold drinks available for purchase.

There will also be a drinks tents on course for those looking for something a little stronger !

No, there is no dress code for our point-to-point. It is a perfect excuse to get the wellies out !
Yes, dogs arew elcome at our point-to-point just please ensure to keep them on a lead at all times.
Yes ! It is the perfect location for a picnic.
We are lucky enough to have side open spaces for kids to play in a safe enviroment.
No, we do not. The cloest ATM to the track is at Poyntzpass.

A day at Taylorstown point-to-point races is the ideal day out for all the family in the heart of the Irish countryside.

You have the opportunity to get a close up of the action when the runners are being saddled and paraded in the parade ring before their race. There is great excitement for racegoers as once you have picked out your favourite horse you can proceed to the bookies to have a little flutter.

Nothing beats the excitement of the closing stages of a race and our track ensures that you have a birdseye view. Our final fence and finishing straight are both fantastic viewing points for spectators.

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Entries

DENNISON COMMERCIALS LTD 4yo Maiden

Maiden Race For 4-Y-O
For Certified Hunters aged 4 years old only, maidens at starting, the property of subscribers to any Hunt in Ireland. Mares Allowed 5lbs.
(Prize Money €800: 1st €560, 2nd €160, 3rd €80)
Weights: 11st 11lbs About 3 Miles

No Form Horse Weight Owner Hunt/Handler DE
1 ONE MORE FLEURIE (IRE) (4yo B G)
MUSTAMEET (USA) / AUBURN CHERRY (IRE) / TREASURE HUNTER (GB)
11st 11lbs Baltimore Stables Syndicate Ballinagore (H)
James W. Doyle
 
2 RUN WILD FRED (IRE) (4yo CH G)
SHANTOU (USA) / TALKIN MADAM (IRE) / TALKIN MAN (CAN)
11st 11lbs Baltimore Stables Syndicate Ballinagore (H)
James W. Doyle
 
3 BALLYEARL (IRE) (4yo B G)
YEATS (IRE) / TETOU (IRE) / PEINTRE CELEBRE (USA)
11st 11lbs W.W. Dennison Mid-Antrim (H)
I. R. Ferguson
 
4 BRAESIDE (IRE) (4yo B G)
PRESENTING (GB) / THE KIDS DANTE (IRE) / PHARDANTE (FR)
11st 11lbs W.W. Dennison Mid-Antrim (H)
Colin S. McKeever
 
5 IRISH HILL (IRE) (4yo B G)
PRESENTING (GB) / SARAH MASSINI (IRE) / DR MASSINI (IRE)
11st 11lbs W.W. Dennison Mid-Antrim (H)
I. R. Ferguson
 
6 LOUGHERMORE (IRE) (4yo B G)
MILAN (GB) / SEDUCTIVE DANCE (GB) / GROOM DANCER (USA)
11st 11lbs W.W. Dennison Mid-Antrim (H)
Colin S. McKeever
 
7 PARKGATE (IRE) (4yo CH G)
ROBIN DES CHAMPS (FR) / MILOGAN (IRE) / MILAN (GB)
11st 11lbs W.W. Dennison Mid-Antrim (H)
Colin S. McKeever
 
8 UKNOWWHATIMEAN (IRE) (4yo CH G)
SHANTOU (USA) / PRESENTING CHAOS (IRE) / PRESENTING (GB)
11st 11lbs Warren Ewing East Antrim (H)
Warren Ewing
 
9 WARNER EDWARD (IRE) (4yo BR G)
KALANISI (IRE) / BEAUTY STAR (IRE) / SHALFORD (IRE)
11st 11lbs Warren Ewing East Antrim (H)
Warren Ewing
 
10 BEAUFORT WEST (IRE) (4yo B G)
GETAWAY (GER) / BLESSINGINDISGUISE (IRE) / LUSO (GB)
11st 11lbs Milestone Racing Partnership Killinick (H)
Colin Bowe
 
11 ETAT SOUVERAIN (FR) (4yo GR G)
VISION D'ETAT (FR) / COOLRAOUL (FR) / SUAVE DANCER (USA)
11st 11lbs Milestone Racing Partnership Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
12 LOCK'S CORNER (IRE) (4yo B G)
GOLD WELL (GB) / LAST CENTURY (IRE) / GLACIAL STORM (USA)
11st 11lbs Milestone Racing Partnership Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
13 PISTOL WHIPPED (IRE) (4yo B G)
BENEFICIAL (GB) / HOLIDAY TIME (IRE) / TURTLE ISLAND (IRE)
11st 11lbs Milestone Racing Partnership Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
14 TANRUDY (IRE) (4yo B G)
PRESENTING (GB) / COME IN MOSCOW (IRE) / OVER THE RIVER (FR)
11st 11lbs Milestone Racing Partnership Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
15 COURT JURADO (IRE) (4yo B G)
COURT CAVE (IRE) / GLEN EILE (IRE) / JURADO (USA)
11st 11lbs Monbeg Syndicate Ballinagore (H)
Donnchadh Doyle
 
16 ESPOIR DE LOIRE (FR) (4yo B G)
ANABAA BLUE (GB) / GRISCHA (FR) / SEPTIEME CIEL (USA)
11st 11lbs Monbeg Syndicate Ballinagore (H)
Donnchadh Doyle
 
17 MONKFISH (IRE) (4yo CH G)
STOWAWAY (GB) / MARTOVIC (IRE) / OLD VIC (IRE)
11st 11lbs Monbeg Syndicate Ballinagore (H)
Cormac Doyle
 
18 ONTHEFRONTFOOT (IRE) (4yo B G)
SHANTOU (USA) / ON THE BACKFOOT (IRE) / BOB BACK (USA)
11st 11lbs Monbeg Syndicate Ballinagore (H)
Donnchadh Doyle
 
19 STRICTLYADANCER (IRE) (4yo B G)
YEATS (IRE) / FEALE DANCER (IRE) / SUPREME LEADER (GB)
11st 11lbs Monbeg Syndicate Island (F)
Sean Thomas Doyle
 
20 THE COME BACK DUDE (IRE) (4yo CH G)
STOWAWAY (GB) / BELLS GLORY (IRE) / PRESENTING (GB)
11st 11lbs Monbeg Syndicate Ballinagore (H)
Donnchadh Doyle
 
21 WINGED LEADER (IRE) (4yo B G)
WINGED LOVE (IRE) / CLASSICAL BEAUTY (IRE) / SUPREME LEADER (GB)
11st 11lbs Monbeg Syndicate Ballinagore (H)
Donnchadh Doyle
 
22 DALKINGSTOWN (GB) (4yo CH G)
MALINAS (GER) / TRUE ROSE (IRE) / ROSELIER (FR)
11st 11lbs O'Neill, S. Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
23 LARGY BEACH (IRE) (4yo B G)
YEATS (IRE) / LEITRIM BRIDGE (IRE) / EARL OF BARKING (IRE)
11st 11lbs Raymond Scullion & Martin McGroggan East Antrim (H)
S.R.B. Crawford
 
24 THE VERY MAN (IRE) (4yo B G)
JEREMY (USA) / MILL MEADOW (IRE) / KALANISI (IRE)
11st 11lbs R T J Wilson East Antrim (H)
S.R.B. Crawford
 
25 ALLART (IRE) (4yo B G)
SHANTOU (USA) / THE ADARE WOMAN (IRE) / OSCAR (IRE)
11st 11lbs R.A. Bartlett Mid-Antrim (H)
I. R. Ferguson
 
26 EQUILIBRIUM (FR) (4yo BR M)
BALKO (FR) / TACOMA GAUGAIN (FR) / SADDLER MAKER (IRE)
11st 1lbs Mrs Rose Boyd Killultagh, Old Rock & Chichester (F)
C.A. McBratney
 
27 YOUR BLUFFING (IRE) (4yo B G)
TAJRAASI (USA) / LET THEM HAVE IT (IRE) / PHARDANTE (FR)
11st 11lbs James Murdoch West Waterford (F)
C.A. McBratney
 
28 MANOFTHEMOMENT (IRE) (4yo BR G)
JEREMY (USA) / ENDLESS AMBITION (IRE) / LUSO (GB)
11st 11lbs Denis Paul Murphy Island (F)
Denis Paul Murphy
 
29 OUR BUBBA (IRE) (4yo B G)
SCORPION (IRE) / LADY MARNAY (IRE) / DARNAY (GB)
11st 6lbs Rita Byrne Island (F)
Denis Paul Murphy
 
30 RYANS FANCY (IRE) (4yo B G)
GETAWAY (GER) / RILMOUNT (IRE) / ROSELIER (FR)
11st 11lbs P.G. Coffey North Tipperary (F)
Denis Paul Murphy
 
31 BLUE MARKIE (IRE) (4yo B G)
LE FOU (IRE) / NORA ROADY (IRE) / PRESENTING (GB)
11st 6lbs Jennifer O'Kane Kildare (F)
Ross O'Sullivan
 
32 BONAMARGY (IRE) (4yo B G)
ARCADIO (GER) / BELL WALKS LADY (IRE) / ALDERBROOK (GB)
11st 6lbs Rodney Ian Arthur Mid-Antrim (H)
Rodney Ian Arthur
 
33 CAPTAIN TOMMY (IRE) (4yo B G)
COURT CAVE (IRE) / FREEMANTLE DOCTOR (IRE) / LUSO (GB)
11st 11lbs Martin McIntyre Louth (F)
Patrick Joseph Magee
 
34 CHANTRY HOUSE (IRE) (4yo BR G)
YEATS (IRE) / THE LAST BANK (IRE) / PHARDANTE (FR)
11st 11lbs Eric A. Elliott South County Dublin(H)
Cian Hughes
 
35 ESPOIR DES SABLONS (FR) (4yo B G)
KHALKEVI (IRE) / YAMAKASI (FR) / PISTOLET BLEU (IRE)
11st 6lbs David Harvey Fingal (H)
David Harvey
 
36 EVERYBREATHYOUTAKE (IRE) (4yo B G)
SEPTEMBER STORM (GER) / ASHDALE LARK (IRE) / SUBTLE POWER (IRE)
11st 11lbs Neville Reid Iveagh (H)
J.G. Cosgrave
 
37 MURPHS LEGEND (IRE) (4yo B G)
ALKAADHEM (GB) / MURPHS LADY (IRE) / GRAND PLAISIR (IRE)
11st 6lbs Oran McGill Route (H)
Gary McGill
 
38 STREETS OF LONDON (IRE) (4yo B G)
MOROZOV (USA) / ROXTOWN (GB) / BERTOLINI (USA)
11st 6lbs Rachel O'Neill Carlow Farmers (F)
John Joseph Hanlon
 

Preview

The Winged Love gelding WINGED LEADER made-up good late ground to come from off the pace and finish an encouraging third in a race won by the runaway leader Shot To Hell. It would not be a surprise to see him step-up here. Our Bubba made his debut in an ultra-competitive heat at Ballinaboola and cannot be discounted, whilst Your Bluffing, Tanrudy and Braeside are others to have offered promise on their respective debuts.

DERRYLECKA BEDDING CENTRE 5yo Geldings Maiden

Maiden Race For 5-Y-O Geldings
For Certified Hunters aged 5 years old, Geldings only, maidens at starting, the property of subscribers to any Hunt in Ireland.
(Prize Money €800: 1st €560, 2nd €160, 3rd €80)
Weights: 12st 2lbs About 3 Miles

No Form Horse Weight Owner Hunt/Handler DE
1 ARDOYNE (IRE) (5yo B G)
DOYEN (IRE) / CASTLETOWN GIRL (GB) / BOB BACK (USA)
11st 11lbs W.W. Dennison Mid-Antrim (H)
Colin S. McKeever
 
2 MYMILAN (IRE) (5yo B G)
MILAN (GB) / JILL'S GIRL (IRE) / BE MY NATIVE (USA)
12st 2lbs W.W. Dennison Mid-Antrim (H)
Colin S. McKeever
 
3 HADMEATHELLO (IRE) (5yo B G)
MILAN (GB) / CORRECTANDPRESENT (IRE) / PRESENTING (GB)
12st 2lbs Milestone Racing Partnership Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
4 LODGE HILL (IRE) (5yo B G)
OSCAR (IRE) / ESBEGGI (GB) / SABREHILL (USA)
12st 2lbs Milestone Racing Partnership Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
5 OUT THE GLEN (IRE) (5yo B G)
MILLENARY (GB) / DICERA (IRE) / FLEMENSFIRTH (USA)
12st 2lbs Milestone Racing Partnership Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
6 ROBIN DU ROI (IRE) (5yo B G)
DOYEN (IRE) / REGLE D'OR (FR) / ROBIN DES CHAMPS (FR)
12st 2lbs Milestone Racing Partnership Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
7 DUC DU MEE (FR) (5yo B G)
CORRI PIANO (FR) / BRITISH NELLERIE (FR) / LE PONTET (FR)
12st 2lbs Brian Smyth Tynan & Armagh (F)
J.J. Lambe
 
8 SHANROE SMOOCH (IRE) (5yo B G)
ASK (GB) / LADY QUESADA (IRE) / ALFLORA (IRE)
11st 11lbs Brian Smyth Fingal (H)
Karl Thornton
 
9 GUN MERCHANT (GB) (5yo B G)
KAYF TARA (GB) / PEARLY LEGEND (GB) / MIDNIGHT LEGEND (GB)
11st 11lbs T. Howley Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
10 ACCORDINGTOJOHNNY (IRE) (5yo B G)
SHANTOU (USA) / ACCORDINGTOHERSELF (IRE) / ACCORDION (IRE)
11st 11lbs Richard S. Gibson Tynan & Armagh (F)
Brian W. Dougan
 
11 ASK CORY (IRE) (5yo B G)
ASK (GB) / CRUISE NIGHT (IRE) / FLEMENSFIRTH (USA)
12st 2lbs Templeburn Racing Syndicate Co.Down (S)
C.A. McBratney
 
12 CLONDAW SAM (GB) (5yo B G)
BLACK SAM BELLAMY (IRE) / IBORGA (FR) / CYBORG (FR)
12st 2lbs Caitriona Goff Island (F)
Michael Goff
 
13 DESTINATION DYLAN (IRE) (5yo CH G)
DUBAI DESTINATION (USA) / BELLS GLORY (IRE) / PRESENTING (GB)
12st 2lbs The Dylan Partnership Ballymacad (F)
Shane Donohoe
 
14 GO HARD OR GO HOME (IRE) (5yo B G)
SCORPION (IRE) / SITE EILE (IRE) / OSCAR (IRE)
12st 2lbs Declan Lavery East Down (F)
Patrick Eugene Turley
 
15 KRISTOFFERSON (IRE) (5yo B G)
CENTRAL PARK (IRE) / LA BUSONA (IRE) / BROKEN HEARTED (IRE)
12st 2lbs C.P. Magnier Tara (H)
C.P. Magnier
 
16 LOUGH DERG DIAMOND (IRE) (5yo B G)
FLEMENSFIRTH (USA) / BALLERINA LAURA (IRE) / RIOT HELMET (IRE)
12st 2lbs P.G. Coffey Island (F)
Denis Paul Murphy
 
17 PLAN OF ESCAPE (IRE) (5yo CH G)
PRESENTING (GB) / PILGARA (IRE) / PILSUDSKI (IRE)
12st 2lbs Monbeg Syndicate Island (F)
Sean Thomas Doyle
 
18 POWER OF FAITH (IRE) (5yo BR G)
ARCADIO (GER) / OUR ALMA (IRE) / BE MY NATIVE (USA)
11st 11lbs Heidi Gibney Ballymacad (F)
Thomas Gibney
 
19 TARA MILL (IRE) (5yo B G)
KALANISI (IRE) / EILEENS DREAM (IRE) / OSCAR (IRE)
12st 2lbs Shane Crawley Ward Union (S)
Shane Crawley
 
20 TRUMPS BENEFIT (IRE) (5yo B G)
BENEFICIAL (GB) / BALLA BRACK (IRE) / BRIAN BORU (GB)
11st 11lbs Marie Brennan Island (F)
J.P. Brennan
 
21 WELL AFFORD (IRE) (5yo B G)
OSCAR (IRE) / SHANRICA (IRE) / ANSHAN (GB)
11st 11lbs Martina Ryan Kilmoganny (F)
Michael Butler
 

Preview

In what would seem quite an open looking race, it may be worth giving PLAN OF ESCAPE a second chance as he is better than his disappointing showing at Borris House in the autumn. Whichever of the Colin Bowe quartet of Gun Merchant, Out The Glen, Hadmeathello, or Robin Du Roi line-up here are sure to be dangers. Of the others Mymilan and recent improver Accordingtojohnny are worth nothing.

THE SEVEN STARS 5yo+ Mares Maiden

Maiden Race For 5-Y-O & Upwards Mares
For Certified Hunters aged 5 years old and upwards, Mares only, maidens at starting, the property of subscribers to any Hunt in Ireland.
(Prize Money €1500: 1st €1050, 2nd €300, 3rd €150)
Weights: 11st 11lbs About 3 Miles

No Form Horse Weight Owner Hunt/Handler DE
1 BALLROOMOFROMANCE (IRE) (5yo CH M)
MAHLER (GB) / BLOSSOM TRIX (IRE) / SADDLERS' HALL (IRE)
11st 6lbs Christine McKnight Newry (H)
Neil McKnight
 
2 SEPTEMBER WILLOW (IRE) (6yo GR M)
SEPTEMBER STORM (GER) / TANSY RIVER (IRE) / SUPREME LEADER (GB)
11st 6lbs Norman McKnight Newry (H)
Neil McKnight
 
3 ALICE'S STAR (IRE) (9yo B M)
ODYLE (USA) / ALL EXCEPT ALICE (IRE) / FOURSTARS ALLSTAR (USA)
11st 6lbs Denis O'Sullivan Ward Union (S)
Denis O'Sullivan
 
4 ANNIE MCCARROLL (IRE) (6yo B M)
ASK (GB) / THE IRISH WHIP (GB) / PRESENTING (GB)
11st 11lbs Andrew G. Kennedy & G.R. Logan East Antrim (H)
S.R.B. Crawford
 
5 ARCHVIEW SUNSHINE (IRE) (9yo CH M)
MEDAALY (GB) / SINGING WINDS (IRE) / TURTLE ISLAND (IRE)
11st 6lbs Alan Black Newry (H)
Liam Lennon
 
6 ARCTIC ROBIN (IRE) (6yo B M)
ROBIN DES CHAMPS (FR) / ARCTIC VISION (IRE) / MOSCOW SOCIETY (USA)
11st 6lbs Tanvally Racing Club Iveagh (H)
Mrs Sarah Dawson
 
7 ASKING A LOT (IRE) (5yo CH M)
ASK (GB) / MILLBROOK MARBLE (IRE) / RUDIMENTARY (USA)
11st 11lbs Monbeg Syndicate Wexford (F)
Sean Thomas Doyle
 
8 COME HERE (IRE) (5yo B M)
COURT CAVE (IRE) / ROSEY RAMBLER (IRE) / ROSELIER (FR)
11st 11lbs Ballymac Racing Syndicate North Down (F)
George Stewart
 
9 DRUMCONNOR GIRL (IRE) (6yo CH M)
GENEROUS (IRE) / DRUMCONNOR LADY (IRE) / SHAHRASTANI (USA)
11st 11lbs Martin Abernethy Tynan & Armagh (F)
J.J. Lambe
 
10 GEMMA'S FLAME (IRE) (7yo B M)
MARIENBARD (IRE) / ANOTHER FLAME (IRE) / RUDIMENTARY (USA)
11st 6lbs Hugh Paul Finegan Tara (H)
Hugh Paul Finegan
 
11 IMPULSIVE LEADER (IRE) (5yo B M)
WESTERNER (GB) / IMPULSIVE ITA (IRE) / SUPREME LEADER (GB)
11st 6lbs Aidan Archdeacon Carlow Farmers (F)
John Joseph Hanlon
 
12 ININTYFIVE (IRE) (5yo B M)
MASTEROFTHEHORSE (IRE) / MISS PERKY (IRE) / CREATIVE PLAN (USA)
11st 6lbs Aidan B. Darragh Mid-Antrim (H)
Paul McAleese
 
13 LISTENTOTHEWOMEN (IRE) (5yo B M)
MILLENARY (GB) / DIPPER'S DOUBLE (IRE) / TAIPAN (IRE)
11st 6lbs Niall McCarthy & Caroline McCaldin Co.Down (S)
Caroline McCaldin
 
14 MOREHURRYLESSHASTE (IRE) (5yo B M)
COURT CAVE (IRE) / HASTY QUEST (IRE) / SESARO (USA)
11st 6lbs Dolores Magee Louth (F)
Patrick Joseph Magee
 
15 NINJA NELLY (IRE) (5yo BR M)
YEATS (IRE) / DONNA'S PRINCESS (IRE) / SUPREME LEADER (GB)
11st 6lbs Gary Adams Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
16 PRESENTING RIO (IRE) (5yo B M)
PRESENTING (GB) / OH MY RUBIE (GER) / LAW SOCIETY (USA)
11st 11lbs R.J. Armstrong Killultagh, Old Rock & Chichester (F)
C.A. McBratney
 
17 QUEEN OF SAVUTE (IRE) (5yo B M)
MAHLER (GB) / MADDY'S SUPREME (IRE) / SUPREME LEADER (GB)
11st 11lbs Denis Paul Murphy Island (F)
Denis Paul Murphy
 
18 WILD RUMOUR (IRE) (6yo B M)
KALANISI (IRE) / SILENT WHISPER (IRE) / PRESENTING (GB)
11st 11lbs Thomas A. Bruton Meath (F)
Lorna Fowler
 

Preview

ASKING A LOT was beaten at short odds at Curraghmore over Easter, however her efforts at Bartlemy and Borris House prior to that latest run are the two standout pieces of form in this race, and she can gain compensation here. Alices Star was back to her best when taking on winners at Largy last weekend, whilst Drumconnor, Presenting Rio and Annie McCarroll are others to have shown ability in the past.

BOYDS STORES Open 4yo + (4yo Mdns Excl)

Open Lightweight Race
For Certified Hunters aged 4 years old and upwards, the property of subscribers to any Hunt in Ireland.
No Penalties. Mares allowed 5lbs. 4-y-o Maidens excluded.
(Prize Money €1700: 1st €1190, 2nd €340, 3rd €170)
Weights: 4yo 11st 11lbs
5yo 12st 2lbs
About 3 Miles

No Form Horse Weight Owner Hunt/Handler DE
1 ASTRE DE LA COUR (FR) (8yo B BR G)
KHALKEVI (IRE) / GRACIEUSE DELACOUR (FR) / PORT ETIENNE (FR)
12st 2lbs Raymond Scullion & Martin McGroggan East Antrim (H)
S.R.B. Crawford
 
2 CHAPTER TWO (IRE) (8yo B M)
PRESENTING (GB) / KUWALLA (IRE) / NEW FRONTIER (IRE)
11st 11lbs Tom Shaw Kildare (F)
Tom Shaw
 
3 COOLNAGORNA GIGGS (IRE) (12yo CH G)
SNURGE (IRE) / CASTLE-ETTA (IRE) / CARLINGFORD CASTLE (IRE)
12st 2lbs Margaret O'Meara North Tipperary (F)
Rory O'Meara
 
4 HOWWOULDUNO (IRE) (10yo B G)
DESERT KING (IRE) / WHADOUNO (IRE) / ABEDNEGO (IRE)
12st 2lbs James A. McMullan Newry (H)
Liam Lennon
 
5 STEAMBOAT BILL (IRE) (7yo B G)
KALANISI (IRE) / FREEMANTLE DOCTOR (IRE) / LUSO (GB)
12st 2lbs Thomas Brian McKnight East Antrim (H)
Mrs John B. Ross
 
6 VINNIE LUCK (IRE) (9yo B G)
VINNIE ROE (IRE) / GLITTERING LUCK (IRE) / NORWICH (GB)
12st 2lbs Ray Nicholas's Sporting Pointers Syndicate Fermanagh (H)
D.M. Christie
 

Preview

VINNIE LUCK was a deserving winner at Bellurgan Park earlier this month and he can double up for the season in this contest. Astre De La Cour will have pleased connections with his third in testing conditions on pointing debut behind Morning Assembly, and he is sure to improve, whilst Coolnagorna Giggs and Chapter Two have been quite consistent performers this season and will not be far away.

FRANCO HUGHES 6yo+ Geldings Maiden

Maiden Race For 6-Y-O & Upwards Geldings
For Certified Hunters aged 6 years old and upwards, Geldings only, maidens at starting, the property of subscribers to any Hunt in Ireland.
(Prize Money €1500: 1st €1050, 2nd €300, 3rd €150)
Weights: 12st 2lbs About 3 Miles

No Form Horse Weight Owner Hunt/Handler DE
1 DANCE THE RAPIDS (IRE) (6yo B G)
SCORPION (IRE) / THAT'S AMAZING (IRE) / MARIGNAN (USA)
11st 11lbs Sean F. Gallagher Louth (F)
Sean F. Gallagher
 
2 SHADOW RECRUIT (IRE) (6yo CH G)
PRIMARY (USA) / BALANCHINE MOON (GB) / ZILZAL (USA)
11st 11lbs Sean F. Gallagher Fingal (H)
Sean F. Gallagher
 
3 CAPTAIN COOK (GER) (6yo B G)
NOROIT (GER) / CRYING LOVE (GER) / WINGED LOVE (IRE)
12st 2lbs Cathal McGovern Co.Down (S)
C.A. McBratney
 
4 COLGRAVE SOUND (IRE) (11yo BR G)
FLEMENSFIRTH (USA) / BODHRAN DAVIS (FR) / CADOUDAL (FR)
11st 11lbs Family H Syndicate North Down (F)
A. Stronge
 
5 FAST DECISION (IRE) (10yo CH G)
FRUITS OF LOVE (USA) / BEYOND DOUBT (GB) / BELMEZ (USA)
11st 11lbs Eamonn Tierney East Down (F)
Stephen F. Magee
 
6 HAPPY LAD (IRE) (6yo CH G)
HELIOSTATIC (IRE) / HAPPY STORY (IRE) / BIGSTONE (IRE)
11st 11lbs Hugh Paul Finegan Tara (H)
Hugh Paul Finegan
 
7 MASTER JEREMIAH (IRE) (8yo B G)
PRESENTING (GB) / SUPREME SUPREME (IRE) / SUPREME LEADER (GB)
11st 11lbs C.P. Magnier Tara (H)
C.P. Magnier
 
8 MONKEY HARRIS (IRE) (6yo B G)
OSCAR (IRE) / BENEFIT BALL (IRE) / BENEFICIAL (GB)
11st 11lbs Brian Smyth Fingal (H)
Karl Thornton
 
9 TAWNAWULLY (IRE) (6yo B G)
SCORPION (IRE) / EOCHAILL (IRE) / SUPREME LEADER (GB)
12st 2lbs William Logan Mid-Antrim (H)
Paul McAleese
 
10 TIPP AWAY (IRE) (8yo GR G)
ACAMBARO (GER) / CROOMGARRY QUEEN (IRE) / PORTRAIT GALLERY (IRE)
12st 2lbs Peter Lawlor Limerick (H)
Ross O'Sullivan
 

Preview

CAPTAIN COOK got within two lengths of Pacte In The Park at Moira on his latest outing, and that horse has already franked the form by winning again at Courtown last Saturday ensuring he could be hard to beat. Monkey Harris, Tipp Away and Tawnawully are all quite evenly matched, whilst Master Jeremiah would be entitled to go close on his latest Fairyhouse run, although he does have a long lay-off to overcome.

PHILIP MCCABE QUANTITY SURVEYOR Winner Of One 4yo+ (Mdns Excl)

Winners Of One
For Certified Hunters aged 4 years old and upwards, the property of subscribers to any Hunt in Ireland, which have not won a race under the Rules of Racing or Steeplechasing in any Country and not more than one Point to Point Steeplechase of any description. No Penalties. Mares allowed 5lbs. 4-y-o Maidens Excluded.
(Prize Money €1500: 1st €1050, 2nd €300, 3rd €150)
Weights: 4yo 11st 11lbs
5yo 12st 2lbs
About 3 Miles

No Form Horse Weight Owner Hunt/Handler DE
1 INISHBEL (IRE) (5yo B M)
ARAKAN (USA) / SCHINDLER'S DAME (IRE) / OSCAR SCHINDLER (IRE)
11st 11lbs P.J. McCartan Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
2 ITS ALL A LARK (IRE) (5yo B M)
OSCAR (IRE) / ITSALARK (IRE) / DEFINITE ARTICLE (GB)
11st 11lbs Milestone Racing Partnership Bree (F)
Colin Bowe
 
3 BALLYHOWNE (IRE) (8yo B G)
GENEROUS (IRE) / IZZY SADDLER (IRE) / SADDLERS' HALL (IRE)
12st 2lbs Billie-Jo Irwin East Antrim (H)
S.R.B. Crawford
 
4 RATFACEMCDOUGALL (IRE) (5yo B G)
ROBIN DES CHAMPS (FR) / MILANO BAY (IRE) / MILAN (GB)
12st 2lbs Greer Winnington East Antrim (H)
S.R.B. Crawford
 
5 ASHDALE LAD (IRE) (15yo CH G)
LORD OF APPEAL (GB) / ALANNAH ROSE (IRE) / ROSELIER (FR)
12st 2lbs CAFRE (Enniskillen) Racing Club Fermanagh (H)
Connor Maguire
 
6 HARD TO FORGET (IRE) (5yo B G)
GOLD WELL (GB) / RAHEEN NA HOON (IRE) / BOYNE VALLEY (GB)
11st 11lbs Rodney Ian Arthur Mid-Antrim (H)
Rodney Ian Arthur
 
7 HIT THE UPRIGHT (IRE) (11yo CH G)
BENEFICIAL (GB) / ANNESBANKER (IRE) / ANSHAN (GB)
11st 11lbs Peter Lawlor Limerick (H)
Ross O'Sullivan
 
8 SCHOOL LANE (IRE) (5yo B G)
WINGED LOVE (IRE) / MANGAN MONTE (IRE) / MONTELIMAR (USA)
12st 2lbs Patrick Francis Doyle Newry (H)
Liam Lennon
 
9 SPUD'S TROUBLE (IRE) (8yo B G)
INSATIABLE (IRE) / BROOKHOUSE LADY (IRE) / POLISH PATRIOT (USA)
11st 11lbs Brian W. Dougan Wicklow (F)
Brian W. Dougan
 
10 STAROZOV (IRE) (5yo B G)
MOROZOV (USA) / STAR OF ARCADY (IRE) / JURADO (USA)
11st 11lbs Monbeg Syndicate Ballinagore (H)
Donnchadh Doyle
 
11 TOP FLYER (IRE) (12yo CH G)
BROADWAY FLYER (USA) / KALAVO (IRE) / AVOCAT (GB)
11st 11lbs Neil Gault Killultagh, Old Rock & Chichester (F)
Neil Gault
 

Preview

RATFACEMCDOUGALL enters the race in good form, as he has not finished outside of the first two in three career starts to date, gaining a deserved maiden success at Largy last Saturday, ensuring that he would seem to be the pick of the performers in this. Starozov was a four-year-old winner at Kinsale late last season and has to be respected, with conditions likely not in his favour when he disappointed at Liscarroll on his seasonal reappearance. Inishbel won well last week and can mix it with the geldings in this.
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