Sporting Events Locally

Horse Racing at Powerstown Park

Powerstown Park, Clonmel, is one of the South East's most popular racetracks hosting exciting and atmospheric race meetings on a regular basis. Ideally located a mere 2 mins from The Clonmel Park Hotel is the ideal day out for racing enthusiasts visiting the region. Similarly Tipperary Racecourse, at Limerick Junction, is a well-known and much loved course amongst the horse racing set. Located a mere 20 mins drive from Clonmel it is the perfect day out with family and friends in the South East. For more information on Horse Racing in Tipperary check out 


Clonmel Race Fixtures 2021

 Thursday 2nd September (Evening Meet)

Thursday 30th September

Thursday 28th October

Thursday 11th November

Thursday 2nd December

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Horse Racing at Tipperary Racecourse

Racing from April to October and offering a mixture of top-class National Hunt (jump) and Flat racing, Tipperary is at its busiest at the height of the summer but hosts its biggest meeting of the year on the first Sunday of October. The "Super Sunday" meeting is the only race meeting to stage Graded National Hunt races and a Group race on the Flat on the same card. It draws the largest crowd of the year to the racecourse which also hosts a number of popular summer evening meetings. Tipperary is situated adjacent to Limerick Junction railway station and is only a matter of kilometres outside Tipperary town, on the main Limerick road.

Tipperary Racecourse Fixtures 2021 

Sunday 3rd October

Monday 4th October

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Greyhound Racing at Clonmel Dog Track

Live Racing every Friday & Sunday Night Check out for upcoming events    

Tipperary Raceway 

Those looking for an adrenaline rush should check out Tipperary Raceway, host to the European Championships, this race track is within a 10 minute drive. For more information on upcoming races click here   To assist you with your planning the following are some contacts we have put together for you. Should you have any further queries please do not hesitate to contact our team directly. 

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Clonmel Coursing Festival 

Saturday 5th February, Sunday 6th February , Monday 7th February 2022 

Clonmel is noted in greyhound circles for being the home of the annual National Hare Coursing Meeting in early February. Included in this event is the prestigious Ladies' International Open Meeting and the coursing derby. At this time each year, Clonmel is swollen by a large influx of sports people from Ireland, the UK, and from as far afield as Australia, New Zealand, the United States and the Middle East. 

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