Racing
NEWS: Inflation driving up racing costs
Mark Costello
Training fees may rise to match rising overheads, while industry finally secures new working visas for exercise riders
2 July 2021 Latest News
AWARDS: Top honour for Valerie Keatley
Over €85,000 was divided between all the winners at this week's Godolphin Stud & Stable Staff Awards
2 July 2021 Latest News
AWARDS: Special award for Jennifer Pugh
The IHRB senior medical officer has been recognised for the outstanding support she has given to stud and stable staff during the pandemic
NEWS: Stud and stable staff to share €85,000 in awards
The winners will be announced on Racing TV at 11am on Wednesday, June 30th
18 June 2021 Latest News
NEWS: Industry personnel urged to read Employment Guide
The 96-page document comprehensively sets out and explains the responsibilities of employers and the rights of employees under various relevant legislation.
9 October 2020 Latest News
INDUSTRY SURVEY: How can racing attract and keep workers?
We look in-depth at the findings of Horse Racing Ireland's survey into the challenges faces by employers and employees in racing and breeding
25 September 2020 Latest News
NEWS: British racing encouraged by new immigration laws
Proposed new criteria for migrants entering Britain should not adversely affect the supply of grooms for racing and stud work
28 February 2020 Latest News
'We must get our house in order to attract and retain staff'
Godolphin boss leads call for more work on employment crisis, and HRI is about to launch a new initiative
1 November 2019 Latest News
HRI INTERNSHIPS: In love with the excitement of the racing game
In the first of a series of articles by Horse Racing Ireland's new interns, Tim Hinchion writes about how he became involved in the sport
12 July 2019 Inside Racing
Careers at The Irish Field
Details of job opportunities at The Irish Field will be posted here
2 April 2019 Careers
NEWS: Racing wins back 'agriculture' status for workers
Minister urges Horse Racing Ireland and Workplace Relations Commission to publish guidelines as soon as possible for employers and employees
21 December 2018 Latest News
NEWS: Racing wins back 'agriculture' status
Minister urges Horse Racing Ireland and Workplace Relations Commission to publish guidance for employers and employees
20 December 2018 Latest News