Ballinrobe racecourse

The only racecourse in County Mayo, it is situated one mile from Ballinrobe town on the main Castlebar road which is 28 kilometres to the north while Galway is 50km south

The course itself is a slightly elevated, right-handed oval of about one mile and one furlong which features competitive flat and National Hunt racing. Ballinrobe has a very old tradition of racing in various forms with meetings recorded in 1774 and steeplechases included in the 1834 meeting. The present course was purchased in 1921 with facilities updated in 1998.

Address: Ballinrobe Racecourse, Keel Bridge, Ballinrobe, County Mayo, Republic of Ireland
Tel: 35392 41811
Website: f
Admission: €7
Road: The racecourse is situated 28 miles north of Galway, 17 miles south of Castlebar
Rail: The nearest station is Claremorris
Car park: Free
Flat: A tight right-handed oval course of 9f with a straight of 2 1/4f and a downhill finish. Draw advantage - HIgh numbers best.
Jumps: A tight right-handed oval course of 9f with a run in of 2 1/2f and a downhill finish.