TRIALLING OF GREYHOUNDS AT GREYHOUND STADIA AS AND FROM MONDAY, JUNE 29TH 2020

TRIALLING OF GREYHOUNDS AT GREYHOUND STADIA AS AND FROM MONDAY, JUNE 29TH 2020

IGB

The IGB wish to advise all Owners and Trainers that trialling activity will continue at IGB licensed stadia from Monday 29th June 2020 under strict Covid-19 precautionary measures. These measures are in the interest of safeguarding Public Health and adherence to same will ensure associated risks of Covid 19 transfer are minimised. The full advisory document on Owners and Trainers Protocols for attending Stadia is available here. All Owners and Trainers are requested to read this document carefully in advance of travelling to attend a Stadium for the purposes of trialling/racing their greyhound. For the aforementioned reasons it is imperative there is an acceptance of these measures by all, in addition to full compliance with the instructions of Racing/Security Officials present at Stadia.

Owners and Trainers are requested to bring their own muzzles and trap sheets when attending an Official Trial Session.

The full schedule of Official Trials at all IGB Licenced stadia as and from Monday 29th June 2020 is available to view as a pdf document here. 

All Official Trials are strictly by appointment only and there will be no exceptions. Trials may be booked either online via the IGB website or by Email/Text/Telephone with contact details for tracks as follows:

Track

Email

Telephone or Text

Clonmel

cmltrack@gmail.com

052-6183333

Curraheen Park

brian.collins@igb.ie

061-448091 or 061-448073

Dundalk

mattduffy212@yahoo.com

00447923866957

Enniscorthy

jim.enniscorthytrack@gmail.com

087-9708823

Galway

oliver.hester@igb.ie

087-2770969

Kilkenny

tom.kinane@igb.ie

056-7721214

Limerick

liam.kennedy@igb.ie

087-9768718

Mullingar

orlaith.farrelly@igb.ie

086-8607636

Newbridge

james.murray@igb.ie

085-8050419

Shelbourne Park

michael.dempsey@igb.ie

085-1484848

Thurles

thurlesgreyhoundstadium@gmail.com

0504-21003

Tralee

kieran.casey@igb.ie

061-448057

Waterford

daniel.creech@igb.ie

085-8748080

Youghal

brian.collins@igb.ie

061-448054

This information also available here

Owners and Trainers who book Official Trials via email/telephone/text will receive an acknowledgement of the receipt of the Official Trial booking and the time of the Official Trial being allocated to the owner or trainer will be confirmed by the Racing Office of the relevant Greyhound Stadium. Owners and Trainers should not to assume that an Official Trial has been booked by sending an email, text message or leaving a voice message. The confirmation of the booking from the Racing Office must have been received following the email/text/voice message.  Owners and trainers should not travel to tracks unless this confirmation has been received. Owners and trainers should not travel to tracks if a trial has not been pre booked as entry will be refused.

The minimum requirement for SIS greyhounds returning to race is a 525 yard Trial.

Please note that the IGB has been operating a cashless system from 8th June 2020 and all payments for trials and entry fees must be made by way of Debit/Credit Card.