Coming up on 13 years sponsoring Monday’s QR handicap, Ireland most sought after amateur race, and the high light of the opening night of the Galway festival.
"The Connacht Hotel QR handicap is widely regarded as horse racing’s amateur Darby, showcasing diversity the best of up-and-coming talent” says Group general manager for Connacht Hospitality Wayne Neilon. With previous winners such as current RTE pundit Jane Mangan, who made history in 2012 as the first female jockey at the time as well as Katie Walsh and Aubrey McMahon and Jody Townend all going on to have fantastic careers.
“Now more than ever it represents what we as a company value. As we in the hospitality industry pave the road to recovery one of our key strategies as a group will be to continue to develop and grow talent and diversity within our industry” says Group General Manager for Connacht Hospitality Wayne Neilon.