Ireland's graded racing calendar

Updated: 29th Oct 2018

The following table contains all grade races, which are currently held in Ireland. However, a sequence of races can vary in different seasons.

Colour distinction:
Tracks:

Cor - Cork, Cur - Curragh, Dun - Dundalk, Fai - Fairyhouse, Gow - Gowran Park, Leo - Leopardstown, Naa - Naas, Nav - Navan, Tip - Tipperary

MonthGr.RaceTrackDist.AgeSex
Park Express Stakes, G3, 1m, 3yo+f, Cur
Gladness Stakes, G3, 7f, 4yo+, Cur
Alleged Stakes, G3, 1 1/4m, 4yo+, Cur
1,000 Guineas Trial Stakes, G3, 7f, 3yof, Leo
Ballysax Stakes, G3, 1 1/4m, 3yo, Leo
Vintage Crop Stakes, G3, 1 3/4m, 3yo+, Nav
MayG2Mooresbridge StakesCurragh1 1/4 miles4+
Athasi Stakes, G3, 7f, 3yo+f, Cur
Blue Wind Stakes, G3, 1 1/4m, 3yo+f, Naa
Amethyst Stakes, G3, 1m, 3yo+, Leo
1,000 Guineas Trial, G3, 1m, 3yof, Leo
Derby Trial, G3, 1 1/4m, 3yo, Leo
Lacken Stakes, G3, 6f, 3yo, Naa
MayG2Greenlands StakesCurragh6 furlongs3+
MayG1Irish 2,000 GuineasCurragh1 mile3
MayG2Lanwades Stud StakesCurragh1 mile4+f
MayG1Irish 1,000 GuineasCurragh1 mile3f
Gallinule Stakes, G3, 1 1/4m, 3yo, Cur
MayG1Tattersalls Gold CupCurragh1 5/16 miles4+
Ballyogan Stakes, G3, 6f, 3yo+f, Cur
Ballycorus Stakes, G3, 7f, 3yo+, Leo
Munster Oaks, G3, 1 1/2m, 3yo+f, Cor
JuneG2Railway StakesCurragh6 furlongs2
JuneG1Irish DerbyCurragh1 1/2 miles3
International Stakes G3, 1 1/4m, 3yo+, Cur
Balanchine Stakes, G3, 6f, 2yof, Cur
JuneG1Pretty Polly StakesCurragh1 1/4 miles3+f
JuneG2Curragh CupCurragh1 3/4 miles3+
Brownstown Stakes, G3, 7f, 3yo+f, Fai
Stanerra Stakes, G3, 1 3/4m, 3yo+, Leo
Meld Stakes, G3, 1 1/8m, 3yo+, Leo
Anglesey Stakes, G3, 6f, 2yo, Cur
JulyG2Minstrel StakesCurragh7 furlongs3+
JulyG1Irish OaksCurragh1 1/2 miles3f
JulyG2Sapphire StakesCurragh5 furlongs3+f
JulyG2Kilboy Estate StakesCurragh1 1/8 miles3+f
Silver Flash Stakes G3, 7f, 2yof, Leo
Tyros Stakes, G3, 7f, 2yo, Leo
Ballyroan Stakes, G3, 1 1/2m, 3yo+, Leo
Give Thanks Stakes, G3, 1 1/2m, 3yo+f, Cor
AugustG1Phoenix StakesCurragh6 furlongs2
Phoenix Sprint Stakes, G3, 6f, 3yo+, Cur
Desmond Stakes G3, 1m, 3yo+, Leo
Irish St. Leger Trial G3, 1 3/4m, 3yo+, Cur
AugustG2Debutante StakesCurragh7 furlongs2f
AugustG2Futurity StakesCurragh7 furlongs2
Royal Whip Stakes, G3, 1 1/4m, 3yo+, Cur
Fairy Bridge Stakes, G3, 7.5f, 3yo+f, Tip
Flame of Tara Stakes, G3, 1m, 2yof, Cur
Snow Fairy Stakes G3, 1 1/8m, 3yof, Cur
Round Tower Stakes, G3, 6f, 2yo, Cur
AugustG2Juvenile StakesLeopardstown1 mile2
Kilternan Stakes, G3, 1 1/2m, 3yo+, Leo
SeptemberG1Matron StakesLeopardstown1 mile3+f
SeptemberG2Boomerang StakesLeopardstown1 mile3+
SeptemberG1Irish Champion StakesLeopardstown1 1/4 miles3+
SeptemberG2Blandford StakesCurragh1 1/4 miles3+f
SeptemberG2Flying Five StakesCurragh5 furlongs3+
SeptemberG1Moyglare Stud StakesCurragh7 furlongs2f
SeptemberG1National StakesCurragh7 furlongs2
SeptemberG1Irish St. LegerCurragh1 3/4 miles3+
Fillies Stakes, G3, 1 3/16m, 3yo+f, Gow
Diamond Stakes, G3, 1 3/8m, 3yo+, Dun
Weld Park Stakes, G3, 7f, 2yof, Naa
Loughbrown Stakes, G3, 2m, 3yo+ Naa
Renaissance Stakes, G3, 6f, 3yo+, Naa
SeptemberG2Beresford StakesCurragh1 mile2
Concorde Stakes, G3, 7.5f, 3yo+, Tip
Mercury Stakes, G3, 5f, 2yo+, Dun
Killavulan Stakes, G3, 7f, 2yo, Leo
Eyrefield Stakes, G3, 1 1/8m, 2yo, Leo