Racecourse Wi-Fi is now available at 11 racecourses throughout Ireland, with an
additional five racecourses due to go live in June and July.
for the provision of Wi-Fi across all Irish racecourses was announced in
September 2016 with an overall investment of €2.4 million, including a €1.2
million grant from HRI.
21,888 unique users have logged into the Free Racecourse Wi-Fi network across
the 11 active tracks, with 22% of racegoers opting in to receive further
Project Manager, Niamh McManus, said: “Free Racecourse Wi-Fi will be live at
the majority of Irish racecourses by the end of 2019. We are delighted the project is nearing
completion and together with our suppliers EIR and Capstone we are thrilled
with how everything has come together in a relatively short space of time.”
racecourses currently offering Free Racecourse Wi-Fi are: Ballinrobe,
Leopardstown, Cork, Naas, Fairyhouse, Navan, Dundalk, Limerick, Punchestown,
Gowran Park and the Curragh. The service will be available at Galway,
Killarney, Tramore, Tipperary and Downpatrick by the end of July.