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NEWS: Irish EBF and HRI backing prize money
Mark Costello
In the region of 700 races will benefit from support from the Irish EBF and IRE Incentive this year
18 March 2022 Racing News
FLAT SEASON: Big boost to Curragh prize money
All the Group 1 races at Headquarters have increased purses this year and there is a new €150,000 handicap
3 December 2021 Racing columns
RYAN McELLIGOTT: Improved prize money a critical factor in sustaining owners
The potential for some return on investment must be a notable consideration for the next generation of owners
NEWS: French prize money up 12% next year
The French Tote suffered a drop in revenue due to Covid-19 but expects to be back to full capacity in 2022
26 November 2021 Racing News
NEWS: Big prize money boost for major UK tracks
The purses for races such as the Cesarewitch, Dewhurst, Paddy Power Gold Cup and Ladbrokes Trophy are all being topped up
27 August 2021 Latest News
NEWS: Big prize money boost for major UK tracks
The purses for races such as the Cesarewitch, Dewhurst, Paddy Power Gold Cup and Ladbrokes Trophy are all being topped up
24 August 2021 Latest News
RYAN McELLIGOT: Key nurseries losing value
Quality premier nurseries with a track record of producing good horses are falling into a state of neglect when it comes to prize money
6 August 2021 Inside Racing
NEWS: Irish EBF pumps in more prize money
A total of €2.6 million will fund over 320 flat races and 160 National Hunt races that carry EBF conditions throughout the year.
21 May 2021 Latest News
RYAN McELLIGOTT: Many elements to UK's National Hunt decline
Poor prize money, a concentration on volume over quality and a former jump racing stronghold no longer having any strength are part of the problems
2 April 2021 Inside Racing
RYAN MCELLIGOTT: Lamentable prize money in Britain will have effect on Ireland
Ryan McElligott says the focus on prize money in Britain has come back to the fore and it is a broken system that needs fixing
7 August 2020 Inside Racing
Boost for British prize money levels
The Levy Board has injected funds which will see minimum race values for lower-class races return to pre-Covid levels
31 July 2020 Latest News
NEWS: Grassroots racing to benefit from Irish EBF cash injection
Stallion owners to increase their contribution by €300,000 to shore up prize money at grassroots level, both on the flat and over jumps
22 May 2020 Latest News