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2022 Corinthian Challenge!

2022 Corinthian Challenge!

Today, Irish Injured Jockeys (IIJ) announced an exciting lineup of sixteen participants for the 2022 Corinthian Challenge Charity Race Series. After a two year break it is the greatest number of challengers to date. “We are looking forward to the opening event of the Corinthian Challenge Charity Race Series at The Curragh on Sunday, July […]

Colm Quinn shows his ongoing support for IIJ

Colm Quinn shows his ongoing support for IIJ

We are hugely grateful to Colm Quinn who once again has supported Irish Injured Jockeys. Colm has donated nearly €50,000 over the last number of years and has helped make a real difference to the lives and welfare of our jockeys. Colm is pictured here presenting a cheque to Michael Higgins and Sean Flanagan at […]

Hammer and Trowel Syndicate Support IIJ

Hammer and Trowel Syndicate Support IIJ

The Hammer and Trowel Syndicate pictured at the Punchestown Festival presenting a cheque for €5,000 to Irish Injured Jockeys. Michael Higgins, Sean Deane, Patrick Mullins, Maria and Ger O’Brien.Ger O’Brien said after Facile Vegas win “Delighted to be so fortunate to have another great horse out of our mare Quevega and to be in a […]

Race & Stay Golf Event

Race & Stay Golf Event

Huge thanks to Martyn Pipe CEO of Race & Stay, Ireland’s premier horseracing tour company. Race & Stay organised a top class golf event at the K Club for their clients visiting the Punchestown Festival. An amazing €5,000 euros was raised at the event and we would like to extend our thanks to everybody involved. […]

Barberstown Cheltenham Preview Night

Barberstown Cheltenham Preview Night

Huge thanks to the team Barberstown Castle Venue for hosting a fantastic and successful Cheltenham preview in March. The night was a huge success with a top class panel, including our Chairman Ruby Walsh and David Russell. Thank you to to everyone who attended and donated to Irish Injured Jockeys, especially the auction items. Pictured […]

Christmas Cards 2021

Christmas Cards 2021

Irish Injured Jockeys are delighted to announce that Christmas cards are for sale this year online and at TRI Equestrian Superstores at the Curragh and Lurgan.  This year’s card  features the original print  ”Study in grey”  by kind permission of the artist Peter Curling.  You can now purchase in both stores at the dedicated Irish injured […]

New app Supporting Jockeys nutrition

New app Supporting Jockeys nutrition

If you are a licensed Jockey, you can benefit from this new health and nutrition app. It explains personalised nutrition while helping to support a new study to compare the traditional method of nutrition education for Jockeys, with a more modern technology-based approach.The aim is to help Jockeys manage their weight, improve performance and promote […]