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Save Longford Track, Ireland

Longford Track Supporters Club Fundraiser:

At a meeting held at the track on August 15th a survival plan for the future of Longford Greyhound Stadium was discussed. Over 100 people from all over Ireland attended and heard that basically there are 2 options for the track:

* Close down on Friday August 23rd
or
* Deal with the urgent issues raised by the Fire Officer and other financial requirements by raising funds immediately.

It is estimated that if we raised €25,000 in the next 2 weeks that racing at the track could continue to October.
It was clearly pointed out that raising these funds will NOT guarantee that racing will continue after October. The track will also require a further €20,000 to survive after that.

Basically it’s a big gamble, but faced with the other option of closing immediately those in attendance decided unanimously to fight for the future of the track. The Longford Track Supporters Club have formed a fundraising committee with the aim of raising €25,000 as soon as possible. This figure is easily attainable as the goodwill is there. We are asking owners, trainers and anyone worldwide with an interest in greyhound racing to contribute to the fund.

Please click on YES if you would like to help.

Thank you for your Support.


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297 m  (325 yds)  many races
457 m  (500 yds)  some races
480 m  (525 yds)  a great many races
503 m  (550 yds)  some races
521 m  (570 yds)  some races
686 m  (750 yds)  few races


Address


Kingdom Greyhound Racing Co. Ltd.,
Oakview Park,
Tralee
Co. Kerry
Contact


Kieran Casey, Racing Manager
T: 061 448056
E: kieran.casey@igb.ie
(066) 7124033
(066) 7125416 (Fax)
(066) 7180008 (Catering)
Days open

Friday
Saturday
Travel Directions

Load map and travell directions
Distances

297 m (325 yds)
457 m (500 yds)
480 m (525 yds)
503 m (550 yds)
512 m (570 yds)
685 m (750 yds)
480 m (525 yds) Hurdles

Qualifying Times

330 yds: 19.20s
525 yds: 31.20s