Dumhach Thra was victorious for owner Annette Mee in Ballybrit; Fran Flood had a welcome change of fortune with Wake Up Early winning the Kenny Developments Handicap Chase
Scenes from Ballybrit during their biggest week of the year
By Irish Field Contributor on 02 August 2019
This day next week, seven days of well organised madness begins at Ballybrit and expectations are as high as ever before
Leo Powell is nearing the end of the 2017 Irish Racecourse Challenge and his visit to Galway this week was the 23rd individual course visited since the start of the year
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Pat O'Donovan's now 12-time winner Fosters Cross was in fine form at Ballinrobe
Horse Racing Ireland is due to meet with racecourses in the next month to discuss plans for upgrades in facilities and other development projects.
Galway County Show, first held in 1892 at Eyre Square, underwent a renaissance this year having returned to Galway Racecourse at Ballybrit after several decades in Clarinbridge.
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