Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Down Royal Racecourse

Contact Details

Address: Maze, Lisburn, Co. Antrim, BT27 5RW
Tel: +44 28 926 21256 (048 926 21256 From Republic Of Ireland)
Fax : +44 28 926 21433 (045 926 21433 From Republic Of Ireland)
Manager: Mike Todd
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Foreman: Carson Lyons
IHRB Clerk of the Course: Brendan Sheridan


From Belfast: M1 to The South and Dublin exit (Junction 8). At roundabout take first exit A101 past B&Q and Sainsburys on left hand side. At roundabout junction with A1 take second exit towards The South and Dublin. Travel up A1 Dual Carriageway to top of hill. Turn right across carriageway (to follow brown heritage signs) before the Hillsborough roundabout. Continue down Harry’s Road to crossroads and go straight through. Continue on the Aghnatrisk Road to next crossroads and turn right onto Kesh Road. Racecourse is about 2 miles further down the road.
From Dublin: Road to Newry (N1 South of the border) then onto the A1 Dual Carriageway to Belfast. At Hillsborough Roundabout continue as for Belfast and take the first turn to left on Harry’s Road and directions are same as above.

Safety Limits

  • 5f - 12
  • 5f (No Stalls) - 14
  • 6f, 7f - 14
  • 6f, 7f (No Stalls) - 16
  • 10f - 14
  • 12f - 14
  • 12f (No Stalls) - 16
  • 14f, 18f - 16
  • All Chases - 16
  • All Others - 20

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