Student racedays are an important part of the Irish flat and national hunt racing calendars. Students are welcome to attend any racing fixture in Ireland, and racecourses regularly have discounted tickets for students. Student tickets can be purchased online prior to the event, or at the turnstiles of your chosen race meeting – please check the relevant racecourse website ahead of the meeting to confirm pricing and availability.There are four dedicated student
racedays in the Irish racing calendar, these happen at Cork, Leopardstown (Dublin), Limerick and Sligo
Cork Racecourse’s student raceday happens in Mallow in early March and if famed ‘Cork’s biggest and best Student event of the year!’.
Leopardstown’s SPIN 1038 student raceday takes place in early April and is an annual SELL OUT event, so make sure to pre-purchase your tickets well in advance of this meeting. This meeting features exciting flat racing as well as a host of entertainment and a fashion competition.
Limerick’s SPIN South West Student Race-day also happens in early April and features exciting jumps racing and lots of entertainment off the track including live music and DJ sets.
Sligo Racecourse’s student day takes place on September 14th 2022 and features exciting jumps racing as well as lots of additional off track entertainment.