Longines Irish Champions Weekend will take place in Leopardstown on Saturday 15th September 2018 and at the Curragh on Sunday 16th September 2018

Longines Irish Champions Weekend

Longines Irish Champion Weekend is the unmissable event of the year.

The weekend Features Ten Group races including Six Group 1 races Four of which are run at The Curragh.  Showcasing the World’s best horses, trainers and jockeys, prize money at this event exceeds €4.6 million making it one of the richest and most glamorous meetings on the international racing calendar.

Longines Irish Champions Weekend is the sum of all parts – World class racing, elegant fashion, relaxed ambience, gourmet food and drink, with musical interludes set amidst beautifully dressed areas for socialising.

The Weekend will be action packed with the focus on showcasing Ireland as a world centre of excellence for horse racing and breeding.

Curragh set to stage Day 2 of Longines Irish Champions Weekend

Day 2 of the event will be a fitting finale of the Curragh season on Sunday.. The race day will feature the final Classic race of the season, Comer Group International Irish St Leger with total prize money of 500,000 euro, together with three other Group 1 races.

Longines Prize of Elegance

Style enthusiasts both female and male will get a chance to showcase their style credentials and be in with a chance to win some incredible prizes on offer, including the overall Longines Prize for Elegance.

Book admission to the races online at http://www.irishchampionsweekend.ie

Press/Media Accreditation

Press Accreditation must be applied for in advance.

Hospitality Offers

We have some excellent admission & lunch options to choose from. Contact Paul Keane, pkeane@curragh.ie for further details.


2019 tickets will be on sale soon.

Ticket Type Day 2 – Curragh Sun 16th September
Adult Admission TBC
Senior / Students TBC
Children (U16 accompanied) FREE

Weekend Tickets available HERE

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