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2020 fixtures

2020 fixtures

*Racing will continue at the Curragh behind closed doors per the latest Government guidelines on Covid-19. No public are permitted at present.*

The 2020 season at The Curragh includes 11 Group 1, 13 Group 2, 17 Group 3 and 8 Listed races with Longines Irish Champions Weekend featuring The Comer Group International St. Leger remaining. Other major races include the Keeneland Phoenix Stakes, Goffs Vincent O'Brien National Stakes, Derrinstown Stud Flying Five and Moyglare Stud Stakes.

9th August, Sunday: Keeneland Day

2.00  IEBF Maiden 
2.35  Sheehy Motors Volkswagen Trophy 
3.10  Keeneland Phoenix Stakes Group 1
3.40  Rathasker Stud Phoenix Sprint Group 3
4.15  IEBF Maiden 
4.50  TRM Excellence in Equine Nutrition Handicap 
5.25  Hashtag ForTheLoveOf Kildare Fillies Maiden 
5.55  Guinness Handicap

14th August, Friday: Summer Festival

2.00    IEBF Maiden
2.30    Loder Race
3.00    Holden Plant Rental Curragh Stakes
3.30    Comer Group International Irish St Leger Trial Group 3 
4.00    Royal Whip Stakes (Group 3) 
4.30    Big Picture Communications Maiden
5.00    TRM Kurasyn Handicap
5.30    Derek Osullivan Apprentice Handicap

22nd August, Saturday: Summer Festival

2.00    IEBF Maiden
2.35    IEBF Maiden
3.10    The Curragh Sprint Stakes
3.45    A.R.M Holding Debutante Stakes (Group 2) 
4.15    IEBF Handicap
4.45    Galileo Futurity Stakes (Group 2)
5.15    County Kildare Chamber Maiden 
5.45    TRM Hoofmaker Handicap 

28th August, Friday : Summer Festival

2.05    IEBF Maiden
2.40     Kilcarn Stud Flame of Tara Stakes (Group 3) 
3.10     Round Tower Stakes (Group 3) 
3.40    County Kildare Chamber Handicap
4.10     Snow Fairy Stakes (Group 3)
4.40     Paddy Power Irish Cambridgeshire
5.10     Curragh supporting local businesses Nursery
5.45     TRM Nutrition - Supporting Stable Staff Apprentice Handicap

13th September, Sunday: Longines Irish Champions Weekend

Comer Group International Irish St Leger (Group 1),

Derrinstown Stud Flying Five (Group 1),

Moyglare Stud Stakes (Group 1),

Goffs Vincent O’Brien National Stakes (Group 1),

Moyglare Jewels Blandford (Group 2)

26th September, Saturday: Curragh Taste of Kildare

Renaissance Stakes (Group3)

27th September, Sunday: Curragh Taste of Kildare Festival

Smurfit Beresford Stakes (Group2)

Weld Park Stakes (Group3)

11th October, Sunday: Autumn Family Day

Paddy Power Irish Cesarewitch

Jebel Ali Racecourse & Stables Anglesey Stakes (Group 3)

15th October, Thursday: Students Day

 A mixture of Maidens & Handicaps. The Curragh 2020 season comes to a close with our first student race day

2nd November, Monday: Curragh Day 

 A mixture of Maidens & Handicaps. 

6th November, Friday: Season Finale 

 A mixture of Maidens & Handicaps

Race times are subject to change*