National Hunt racing fans it’s almost showtime. This time two weeks, Laurina may be Champion Hurdler!
The Cheltenham steam train will hit top gear this week and we’ve dug out 3 of the best preview nights worth attending around the island of Ireland.
- Make sure you have 4G.
- Activate your Racing Post tracker in advance.
- Designate a driver.
- Enjoy a pint!
Wednesday Feb 27, Kettle’s Country House, Rathbeale Road, Swords. Doors open: 7pm, Starts: 8pm
Panel: Eamon Dunphy, Davy Russell, Jack Kennedy, Andrew McNamara, Brian Flanagan (Irish Daily Star), Rob Catterson (Paddy Power); Denis Kirwan (MC).
Entry: €10 (includes free €5 matched bet and free pint). In aid of: Pieta House.
Wednesday Feb 27, Armagh City Hotel, 2 Friary Rd, Co. Armagh: 7pm, Starts: 8pm
Panel: Gordon Elliott, Noel Meade, Robbie Power, Andy Oliver, Willie Mullins (Skype Call), Paul Carberry.
Entry: £20 (Ticketmaster) / Pay on the night!
Thursday Feb 28th, Kennedy’s Pub, 30-32 Westland Row, Dublin 2. Doors open: 7pm, Starts: 8pm
Panel: Patrick Mullins, Kate Harrington, Johnny Ward (Journalist), Mark Daveron (Tipster), Tom Malone (MC).
Entry: €20. In aid of: Irish Injured Jockeys Fund.
If you can’t attend any of the nights above, be sure to follow Champ.ie on twitter for live updates in Armagh!
By Barry Doyle – 25/02/2019