NEWS: Tracks tempted by €100,000 media rights bid
Mark Costello
There are unconfirmed reports that the Arena Racecourse Company has suggested it would pay Irish tracks €100,000 per meeting for media rights
3 March 2023 Racing News
NEWS: More tracks press pause on new media rights deal
The €47 million per annum deal has widespread support but at least seven racecourses are not prepared to sign it at the moment
17 February 2023 Racing News
HRI formalises ownership dispute process
HRI's director of racing Jason Morris says that cases of dispute "are very seldom"
NEWS: Racing regains ground lost during Covid
Leopardstown boss says attendance figures augur well for next weekend's Dublin Racing Festival
27 January 2023 Racing News
PARROT MOUTH: HRI earns workplace wellbeing award
The racing authority has been recognised for its efforts to put the wellbeing of employees at the forefront of company policy
27 January 2023 Racing columns
Uncertainty over where extra prize money will go
The Irish Racehorse Trainers Association and the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board have reacted to this week's budget news from Horse Racing Ireland
23 December 2022 Racing News
NEWS: How HRI will spend €73 million in 2023
The semi-state racing authority has published an outline of its budget plans for next year
23 December 2022 Racing News
NEWS: HRI set to push more funds into prize money
The racing authority is expected to publish its 2023 spending plans after Monday's board meeting
16 December 2022 Racing News
PARROT MOUTH: Send a Christmas card to your racing heroes
Horse Racing Ireland is providing a facility for children to make contact with their favourite jockey, trainer or horse this Christmas
16 December 2022 Racing columns
NEWS: Left-wing parties vote against funding for racing
Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and independent politicians spoke up in defence of the industry this week
2 December 2022 Racing News
NEWS: Sinn Féin queries funding mechanism for racing
The Minister for Agriculture faced questions on the sport's funding from the all-party Oireachtas Committee on Agriculture this week
25 November 2022 Racing News
AIR: On Course: New marketing initiatives mooted
Leo Powell learns of new ideas discussed by AIR members this week
4 November 2022 Racing features