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NEWS: IHRB appoints new chief executive
Mark Costello
Galway man Darragh O'Loughlin has no background in racing but comes from the pharmaceutical industry with a reputation for straight-talking
22 April 2022 Editorial
EDITORIAL: There is always room for improvements to be made
Leo Powell on the topics of the week, including the publication of the review of the IHRB's Equine Anti-Doping Programme
18 February 2022 Racing News
Timeline set for publication of anti-doping audit
The Minister for Agriculture has been informed that Dr Craig Suann's report will be published between April and June
NEWS: IHRB to appoint independent directors
New chairman Martin O'Donnell has pledged to act on the concerns voiced by the Oireachtas Committee last summer
4 February 2022 Racing News
NEWS: Legal challenge delays CCTV installation
The Public Accounts Committee has pressed the IHRB on why close circuit cameras have not been installed at racecourse stableyards
28 January 2022 Racing News
NEWS: IHRB investigating 10 'adverse' samples
Anti-doping data for the past six months has been published
28 January 2022 Racing News
NEWS: Racing survives Covid surge - so far
Some jockeys have tested positive for the virus but this has not affected the availability of other riders as they are spaced out at the racecourse
31 December 2021 Racing News
NEWS: IHRB engaging with Oireachtas recommendations
The IHRB have said they will carry out a detailed review of the recommendations announced by the Oireachtas Agriculture Committee this week
12 November 2021 Latest News
Oireachtas Committee calls for IHRB changes
The cross-party group found no evidence to suggest a lapse in drug-testing procedures but wants to see more 'transparency' from the regulator
9 November 2021 Latest News
NEWS: Aussie vet tipped for IHRB anti-doping audit
The IHRB is making some changes ahead of the publication of the Oireachtas Committee report
29 October 2021 Latest News
NEWS: New interim chief executive for IHRB
The IHRB has shaken up its senior management team as the search begins for a new chief executive to succeed Denis Egan
27 August 2021 Latest News
AIR: On Course: Changes to protocols as discussions continue
Leo Powell gets an update on mask wearing and crowd numbers at the races
13 August 2021 Inside Racing