LEOPARDSTOWN & THE CURRAGH

IRISH CHAMPIONS WEEKEND

10th & 11th September 2022

Race & Stay Packages
from only €119pp

IRISH CHAMPIONS WEEKEND

LEOPARDSTOWN & THE CURRAGH

10th & 11th SEPTEMBER 2022

LEOPARDSTOWN & THE CURRAGH

Irish Champions Weekend

Sat 10th & Sun 11th September 2022

The Longines Irish Champions Weekend is a two day, two racecourse event, starting on Saturday 10th September at Leopardstown Racecourse in the foothills of the Dublin mountains, and continuing on Sunday 11th September at the headquarters of Irish Racing, The Curragh in County Kildare.

Two of the finest days of flat racing anywhere Longines Irish Champions Weekend features no less than six Group 1 contests with a great supporting cast of valuable group and listed races for you to enjoy. A record prize fund of over 2.1M Euros attracts an ever growing number of the best Trainers, Jockeys and Equine superstars to Ireland's two premier flat racecourses for two fabulous days.

Saturday 10th September Features an eight race card made up of five Group Races and one listed race. The two Group One races on the card are the prestigious Irish Champion Stakes an the Coolmore America “Justify” Matron Stakes which has been rated the highest mares and fillies race for the past three years. The programme is further enhanced with the Group 2 Clipper Logistics Boomerang Mile and The KPMG Champions Juvenile Stakes, all of which are Breeders Cup “Win and You’re In” Challenge Races.

Sunday 11th September The Curragh Racecourse is home to all five Irish Classic races and is the historic venue for the second day of Longines Irish Champions Weekend. The four Group 1 races on the eight-race card are the Comer Group International Irish St Leger, the final Irish Classic of the season, the Moyglare Stud Stakes, the Goffs Vincent O'Brien National Stakes and the Derrinstown Stud Flying Five Stakes.

Come and see some of the best horses in Europe compete for the valuable prize money and prestige with fiercely competitive racing, great food, exciting entertainment and stunning fashion to enjoy throughout the weekend. Irish Champions Weekend has now firmly established itself as one of the world's best race meetings and with complete Race & Stay packages starting from only €119 it is great value too.

Irish Champions Weekend Packages
Longines Irish Champions Weekend Packages