Orlaith Cuddihy is an Editorial Intern with The Irish Field.
If you are not a regular at the track or if you are not sure what to look out for when the horses are on parade, here are a few pointers which can hopefully help you determine how well they are going
Even as you analyze the horses, it is important that you also put the bookmarkers into consideration to ensure that you get the best value for your money
A selection of photos from the point-to-point tracks around the country
Huntsman John Henry spoke to Orlaith Cuddihy about his role as huntman of the Meath Foxhounds and shares some of his favourite memories from the hunting field
Michael McCarthy has a double huntsman life as huntsman for the Carbery Hunt for the last 11 seasons and he has vast experience hunting the Lee Hunt on foot for the last 35 seasons
A selection of photos from this week's racing action from the point-to-point scene
The rescued donkeys were in very poor body condition and were seized by the Department and removed into the care of The Donkey Sanctuary
A selection of photos from racing action around the country this week from behind the lens
Huntsman Liam Murphy talked to Orlaith Cuddihy about his previous hunting experience and how he is currently enjoying his first season with the Stonehall Harriers
A selection of photos from the point-to-point tracks this week
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