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NEWS: Over €2m covid aid kept industry afloat
Irish Field Contributor
The Government, Sport Ireland and Horse Sport Ireland provided €2.14 million in Covid-19 funds to HSI affiliates during the pandemic
27 January 2022 Racing News
Frankie Dettori tests positive for Covid-19
The top jockey was due to ride in Dubai on Friday but is now in isolation
21 January 2022 Racing News
NEWS: The wait is over - racing crowds can return
Gowran Park and Leopardstown will be the first major beneficiaries of the easing of restrictions
NEWS: Leopardstown awaits news on crowd numbers
Tickets for the Dublin Racing Festival practically sold out, and very few tickets left for Thyestes day at Gowran Park
14 January 2022 Racing News
NEWS: So, who’s ready to go back to Cheltenham?
Rising prices, fears of contracting Covid-19, and lasting embarrassment over the 2020 Festival are all contributing to slower bookings
8 January 2022 Racing News
NEWS: Nicky Henderson isolating after contracting Covid-19
The Seven Barrows trainer will be forced to watch the exciting Constitution Hill at home today
7 January 2022 Racing News
REVIEW 2021 - Talking Points: EHV threatened to scupper international activity
The Equine Herpes Virus outbreak ed to the FEI cancelling international events in 11 countries on the European mainland from March 1st to April 11th
31 December 2021 Sport horse news
NEWS: Racing survives Covid surge - so far
Some jockeys have tested positive for the virus but this has not affected the availability of other riders as they are spaced out at the racecourse
31 December 2021 Racing News
NEWS: Tracks go ticket-only in bid to control numbers
Despite anxious moments in the run-up to the Christmas period, Limerick Racecourse has posted positive reports about its four-day meeting which saw strong attendances on all days
31 December 2021 Racing News
Leopardstown to race behind closed doors
Only industry participants, racehorse owners and racecourse members will be admitted to the Christmas Festival
24 December 2021 Racing News
COMMENT: Best Christmas present yet?
With wisps of white smoke on the crippling insurance issue finally rising, it would be the best Christmas present many in the equestrian industry could imagine
22 December 2021 Sport horse news
NEWS: Vote of confidence in racing's ability to continue through Covid
The IHRB's senior medical officer has reminded industry participants to lead by example at the races over the Christmas period
22 December 2021 Racing News