Curragh Racecourse Track Information and Ground Report

Track & Ground Info

Track & Ground Info

Track Information

The Curragh is a right-handed horseshoe shaped course with a circuit of two miles with no sharp bends and a straight run in of three furlongs uphill. The Curragh includes a straight mile course and two round courses – plate and Derby. It is widely recognised as a very fair galloping track.

Ground Report

Ground Update issued 22 June 10.30am: Due to the current dry spell, watering has commenced at the Curragh Racecourse. Forecast is to be dry and warm over the week ahead. Going Report will be issued on Monday morning (25th June) ahead of the #DDFIrishDerby weekend.

‪Going issued today 25th June 8am ahead of the #DDFIrishDerby weekend Friday 29th June – Sunday 1st July: Straight course: Good to Firm. Round course: Good to Firm, Firm in places. Watering continues today. Forecast dry with temperatures in mid to high 20’s. ‬

Going: issued today Tuesday 26th June 8am ahead of the this weekend. Straight course – good to firm. Round course – good to firm, firm in places. Watering continues. Forecast dry for the coming days.

Going report ahead of #DDFIrishDerby Festival. Issued today 27th of June. Going: Straight course – good to firm. Round course – good, good to firm in places. Watering continues. Forecast dry for the next few days.‬

Issued today 28th of June ahead of the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival (tomorrow – Sunday). Going: Straight course – good to firm. Round course – good to firm. Watering continues. Forecast dry for the next few days. Stalls in the centre of the track for the sprints.

Going ahead of Day 1 of the #DDFIrishDerby today, Straight course – good to firm. Round course – good to firm. Watering continues. Forecast dry and warm. Stalls in the centre of the track for the sprints.

Going Report: Today July 1st, JuddmonteFarms Pretty Polly Stakes Day, Going: Straight course – good to firm. Round course – good to firm. Watered over night. Selective watering continues. Stalls in the centre for the sprints. Forecast dry and warm.