Thurles Racecourse is a horse racing venue in the town of Thurles, County Tipperary, Ireland which stages National Hunt racing. Racing has taken place at Thurles since 1732 when a three-day festival took place at the venue.
The course is located 1.5 km west of the town centre. The course is an oval right handed track of one and a quarter miles with 6 flights of hurdles and 7 steeplechase fences in each circuit with a steep uphill finish.
|January||Sunday||Horse & Jockey Hotel Chase||Chase||Grade 2||2m 4½f||6yo +|
|January||Sunday||Coolmore N. H. Sires Capri Mares Novice Chase||Chase||Grade 2||2m 4½f||5yo + m|
|February||Thursday||Michael Purcell Memorial Novice Hurdle||Hurdle||Grade 2||2m 4f||5yo +|
|March||Saturday||Pierce Molony Memorial Novice Chase||Chase||Grade 3||2m 2f||5yo +|
|November||Thursday||John Meagher Memorial Chase||Chase||Listed||2m 6f||5yo +|
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