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Students can register now for free entry to Longines Irish Champions Weekend in partnership with Godolphin  

Longines Irish Champions Weekend, in partnership with Godolphin, offers free entry for students to both Leopardstown and The Curragh Racecourses on the 10th and 11th of September. 

All Students who register will gain free admission to the Ireland’s newest and greatest racing festival with thanks to Godolphin. In addition, 100 students will be invited on a private tour of Kildangan Stud on Saturday and Sunday ahead of racing. The exclusive tour includes speeches by Godolphin management, a stallion parade, stud tour and visit to the Kildangan museum. The students will also be treated to brunch at the stud. (The Kildangan trip is now closed) 

The lucky 100 students each day will also receive hospitality at Leopardstown Racecourse or the Curragh Racecourse on the day of their tour.


Register For Free Entry 

All students who take part in the tour will be in with a chance of winning a trip of a lifetime to Dubai including three nights’ accommodation. The winners will be chosen through submission of an essay on their experiences of their tour of Kildangan and Longines Irish Champions Weekend. The two lucky winners’ itinerary will include cultural and racing experiences, along with a visit to the ‘At the Top, Burj Khalifa’, as well as a tour of one of Godolphin’s private training facilities in Dubai. 


  ------------    Registration for the Kildangan visit is now CLOSED  ------------

Students can still register for free entry to Longines Irish Champions Weekend in partnership with Godolphin>


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By filling your details in above you agree your personal data will be stored and processed by Horse Racing Ireland, The Curragh Racecourse, Leopardstown Racecourse and Godolphin.

Your information is stored on a database which is operated by an external company. This service provider is liable to Data Protection legislation and is bound to it by contract. Your personal data is not used for any other purposes other than the one stated. Adequate technical security measures are taken to ensure the security of your personal information.

T & C for the Loyalty Card:

Only one card will be accepted per student

Only a full stamped card will be accepted

The student must have registered for the Godolphin Student Initiative

All students must take responsibility for their own loyalty card

The student must attend the racedays themselves no card can be stamped by someone else on behalf of the student.


The card must be emailed to student@irishchampionsweekend.ie front and back once fully stamped.