home - to The Greyhound-Database
Home  |  Dog-Search  |  Tattoo  |  Races  |  Race Cards  |  Coursing  |  Tracks  |  Statistic  |  Testmating  |  Kennels  
Login  |    |  add_race  |  add_coursing  |  add_dog  |  Membership  |  Advertising  |  Ask the Vet    Help  print pedigree      
TV  |  Active-Sires  |  Sire-Pages  |  Which Sire?  |  Classifieds  |  Auctions  |  Photos  |  Videos  |  Library  |  Adoption  |  Forum  |  About_us  |  Site Usage

X

Greyhound-Data Tipping Competition with Live Streaming from Boras, Sweden

Join in the fun and enter in the Greyhound-Data FREE tipping Competition.

It takes seconds to put your tips in.

This Sunday 15th September we have LIVE Streaming from the Boras Track in Sweden.

This Weeks Prizes:

1st Gold Membership for 1 year on Greyhound-Data for our overall winner.

2nd Gold Membership for 6 months for all our Country winners.

If you would like to join in or find out more simply click on the YES button.

Thank you for supporting Greyhound-Data and the Boras Club in Sweden


Tracks of   Ireland    United Kingdom    USA    Australia    New Zealand    Europe

Stadium
Ireland
Clonmel
Cork
Derry
Drumbo Park
Dundalk
Enniscorthy
Galway
Harolds Cross
Kilkenny
Lifford
Limerick
Longford
Mullingar
Newbridge
Shelbourne Park
Thurles
Tralee
Waterford
Youghal
Ireland


On 18th April, 1927, the first greyhound race track was opened in Ireland. This was in Celtic Park, Belfast, and was followed immediately by Shelbourne Park, Dublin one month later. In the same year, tracks were opened at Harolds Cross, Dublin and Dunmore Stadium, Belfast, to be followed in the following year by Cork.

Shortly after its introduction, the control of greyhound racing in Ireland came under the aegis of the Irish Coursing Club which supervised coursing, one of the most ancient field Sports, as well as publishing the Irish Greyhound Stud Book.

In 1958, the Government established Bord na gCon (The Irish Greyhound Board), to control, promote and operate greyhound racing in the Republic. The Irish Coursing Club continued to regulate greyhound racing in Northern Ireland.

There are 17 tracks under the control of Bord na gCon in the Republic and 3 tracks under the control of the Irish Coursing Club in Northern Ireland.


Administrative bodies:

Irish Coursing Club
Davis Street, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. Eire.
Phone: 00353 526172426

Irish Greyhound Board


See the feature races of Ireland