Following on from the success of the Spring “Horses for
Courses” the very successful and popular adult education evening course on
horse racing returns for Autumn 2019.
Learn everything there is to know about horse racing including
Breeders, Trainers, Owners, Jockeys, Racegoers, Betting, Race Course
Management, Role of Horse Racing Ireland, Role of the Irish Horseracing
Regulatory Board, Racing Media, Sponsorship, Racing Fashion Advice and much
Lecturers includeBrian Kavanagh, CEO, Horse Racing Ireland, Denis Egan, CEO, Irish Horseracing
Regulatory Board, Keith Rowe, Director R.A.C.E., Charles O'Neill CEO, Irish
Thoroughbred Marketing, Pat Keogh, Manager, Leopardstown and the Curragh
Racecourses, Donn McClean, Betting Expert and Racing Journalist, Leo Powell,
Editor, Irish Field and well-known Jockeys and Trainers.
week evening course runs for one evening each week. It starts
- Monday 23rd
September - Tuesday 29th October 2019, (Mon 28th is a bank
Hotel, Stillorgan, Dublin, 7.30pm-9.30pm.
Trip to the
National Stud and Day at the Races
The course also includes a trip to the world renowned Irish National Stud and Gardens, a FREE day at the races as well as weekly draws for great racing spot prizes.
General Admission Fee is €198. To book a place on this exciting horse racing course go to Eventbrite.ie and search Autumn “Horses for Courses” or click on the Eventbrite link.
People who attended the Spring course had this to say;
thanks for an excellent course that far exceeded my expectations. Thank you for
organising it and for getting such an inspirational group of speakers to
address us. I was struck by how passionate all the contributors were and the
respect they had for all aspects of their industry”
Course, keep it going! Big thank you for a very professional and fun run
was not over! Very well organised and run, entertaining and informative”
so much about horses and breeding. Enjoyed it very much, there is something for
everyone in this course”
enjoyable course, very informative, really enjoyed the jockeys and trainers
Course, great insight into the Irish Racing scene”
For a fun, informative course, put this top of your list for
something newto do in this Autumn!
About Mary FitzGerald-Course Director, “Horses For Courses”
Mary FitzGerald originally organised this very successful adult
education course on horseracing while working as the PR Manager for the Irish
Horseracing Authority, now Horse Racing Ireland (HRI). The course which was
hugely popular and very well attended ran for over 7 years in University
College Dublin (UCD) and University College Limerick (UL) and sold out each
Mary brought it back in Spring 2019 and it was very well received.
Hence, it returns for Autumn 2019.
Mary is available for interview regarding the full details of this
very popular evening course. For further information contact Mary direct on:
T: 01-678 7916 M: 086-252 0181 E: [email protected] [email protected]