Roscommon hosts an attractive two-day meeting on Monday and Tuesday, the 8th and 9th of July, with the first race on both days, due off at 6.00pm.
Monday is Ladies Day, which is once again generously sponsored by SuperValu, Co. Roscommon. The lucky winner, will receive a first Prize of €1,200, while the other nine finalists will each get €100.
Our Celebrity Judge on the evening will be Gretta Peters, Fashion Blogger and Columnist. (See Below).
The €60,000 Listed Lenebane Stakes is Monday’s feature, and during the evening, our new building will be officially opened by Brian Kavanagh of Horse Racing Ireland.
Tuesday is an all national hunt card and there are bound to be plenty of pointers on view that night, for the upcoming Galway Festival.
Michael Finneran, Racecourse Manager, would like thank all his sponsors for the two-day fixture and they include the EBF, Property Partners Earley, Auctioneers, Roscommon Herald, Diageo, SuperValu Co. Roscommon, Connolly Red Mills, The Abbey Hotel, Roscommon, J. P. McManus, Helen Mee O’ Farrelly and the Dolan Family.
The prize for the best turned out horse in each race on Monday, is sponsored by Lynch Flooring, Golf Links Road, Roscommon, while YK Signs, Athleague, kindly sponsor Tuesday’s prizes.
There is music in the main bar after the second last race on both days, courtesy of Henry and The Usual Suspects, and Derek Campbell respectively.
Admission for both days is adults €15 OAP/Students €10 Children Under 16 Free. Attractive group discounts available and the Ros Special: €35 to include admission, race card, two course meal and €10 betting voucher.
Tickets available here
Gretta Peters is a fashion blogger and columnist from Tipperary, she is married to Michael and is mum to Aoibh, Esme and Cara.
Gretta runs a successful fashion blog Get Glam With Gret. In addition to the blog, Gretta is a regular fashion columnist with The Tipperary Star and The Nationalist.
Get Glam With Gret stemmed out of Gretta’s love of fashion, she believes that there is nothing better than getting dressed up and feeling confident in your own skin.
While fashion followers might be more familiar with Gretta’s glamourous style, those who follow her blog also get to know a busy mum!
Gretta is a firm believer in staying true to yourself and believing in yourself and will be looking for a lady that encompasses this in their Ladies Day style.