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Events on now in Limerick

Vetsearch Making Champions
Guys & Dolls A4 Summer Stake

Kindly sponsored by John & Kay Dowling

Vetsearch Dates for Your Diary

First Round Saturday 9th June
Semi-Finals Saturday 16th June
Final Saturday 23rd June

Join us this June for the competition with €2,000 and a trophy on offer to our winner. The stake is open to 12 dogs & 12 bitches who have ran at least two races at Limerick Greyhound Stadium. 

The Final will consist of 3 dogs & 3 bitches. Best placed bitch in the Final will receive a €200 bonus. 

Qualifying Details

2 heats of 12 dogs with first 3 in each heat qualifying for Semi-Finals

2 heats of 12 bitches with first 3 in in each heat qualifying for Semi-Finals

1 Semi-Final of 6 dogs with first 3 in in each heat qualifying for Final

1 Semi-Final of 6 bitches with first 3 in in each heat qualifying for Final

 

Book your night out now at Limerick Greyhound Stadium

 

Race Entries

For entries please fill out an entry form (which are available in the racecard or from the weighroom), email liam.kennedy@igb.ie or Racing Office on 061 440038 (Tues to Saturday 9am to 5pm).

Unofficial Trials
Tuesday 9 am to 2 pm and 4.30 pm to 7.30 pm Wednesday from 12 noon to 1 pm Saturday 10 am to 12 noon

Unofficial trials are put on igb website every Thursday@ 9am for the following week. Trials can be booked online or by calling racing office on 061 448038. 

Official Trials
Wednesdays (except sales week) 9.30 am to 11 am and after racing every Friday night.
Saturday limited number prior to racing bookable only

Racing office opening hours Tuesday to Saturday 9 am to 5 pm.

FUNDRAISING

Limerick Greyhound Stadium is dedicated to facilitating the non profit community with a range of services that support fundraising through benefit race events.

If you are interested in holding a benefit night with us please contact Deirdre May
deirdre.may@igb.ie  

Complimentary Shuttle Bus Service

• Nights: Saturday Night Only Time:
• Collection Point: Arthurs Quay 7.15pm
  Limerick City Hotel, (Formally Jury’s Inn) 7.20pm
  Clayton Hotel, Dock Road 7.25pm
Return Time:   10.30pm

 Bus Route

Betting with the Tote

The tote is a “pool betting” system. All money placed on a race is put into a pool, the tote retains a percentage of this pool with the rest shared between the winning ticket owners. Tote screens are a guide to the price at the moment you place your bet but the actual price isn’t known until the betting closes at the sound of the bell – the indicator for the start of the race.

Types of Bets

Win : Pick one dog to win, if your greyhound wins – so do you! Minimum bet €2
Place: Pick one dog to come in either first of second place, if the dog comes in first of second – you win! Minimum Bet €2
Each Way: This is a win bet plus a place bet on one single greyhound. Your dog must come in first or second for you to claim winnings. If the dog wins you collect the win and the place bet, if your dog comes in second you will receive the place bet winnings only. Minimum bet €4
Forecast
Straight Forecast: Pick a dog to come in first and another dog to come in second place. The dogs must come in in the correct order for you to collect winnings. Minimum bet €1
Reverse Forecast: Pick two dogs to finish in either first or second place. Dogs must come in first and second in any order for you to win. Minimum bet €2
Forecast All Ways: Pick three dogs and two of the dogs must come in first or second place in any order to collect on this bet. Minimum €6
Trio
Straight Trio: Pick three dogs to come in first, second and third and dogs must come in in the correct order you choose for you to win. Minimum bet €1
Trio All Ways: Pick three dogs and the three must come in first, second and third place in any order. Minimum Bet €6

Now all that’s left to do is choose your dog, cheer them on…and cross your fingers! All of our friendly tote staff will be more than happy to explain any of the different bets to you on the night, in the meantime why not study the form on www.igb.ie, where you will find all our upcoming race cards, and get picking your preferred type of bet!