Track & Ground Info
The Curragh is a right-handed horseshoe shaped course with a circuit of two miles with no sharp bends and a straight run in of three furlongs uphill. The Curragh includes a straight mile course and two round courses – plate and Derby. It is widely recognised as a very fair galloping track.
The going is Good to Yielding on the Round Course. Yielding on the Straight. Forecast 7mls tonight, changeable week ahead.
Issued 9am: Following 12mls of rain overnight. The straight course is soft. The round course is yielding to soft. Forecast mainly dry today & tomorrow rain from Thursday onwards.
Going: Following 2mls of rain the straight remains Soft. The Round course is Yielding to Soft. Forecast dry day today, showers thereafter.
Issued 8.30am: Going on the Straight is now yielding to soft. The round is yielding, good in places. Forecast unsettled over the coming days.
Issued 8am: The going in the straight is yielding to soft. The round is yielding ,good in places. Forecast , showers over the coming days expected amount between now and racing 7 mls.
Issued 9am: Following 3.2mls rain, the round course is yielding, the straight course is yielding to soft. Forecast light showers.
08.30 Following 2 mls. Of rain the straight is soft yielding in places. The round is yielding. Forecast light showers.
14.50 Change in going: Soft to Heavy on Straight and Soft on Round.