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Irish Champions Weekend 2023

9th - 10th September 2023

Attend Irish Champions Weekend with our flight inclusive experiences from £399pp!


Book with a low £100pp
deposit & with flexible payments

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Book your trip with Europe's Largest Racing Travel Company

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Experience one of the highlights of Irish calendar

Irish Champions Weekend Experiences

Our Irish Champions Weekend experiences combine flights, transfers, accommodation and tickets/hospitality to both days racing. Trips can be tailored to suit individual requirements so if you have something specific in mind, please enquire for more details.

All experiences can be booked with just a £100 per person deposit.

Sat 9th Sep 2023 - Mon 11th Sep 2023
Clayton Hotel Experience


The Clayton Hotel, Leopardstown is a modern hotel located less than 1 mile from Leopardstown Racecourse making it the ideal location for your stay during the Irish Champions Weekend. Guests can avail of complimentary use of our 24-hour dry gym. Room service is also available 24-hours with a range of delicious options.

Example Experience Includes:

  • Return flights from the UK

  • Return airport coach transfers

  • Two nights accommodation at the Clayton Hotel Leopardstown

  • Breakfast each morning

  • Return racecourse transfers on Sunday

  • Weekend Ticket to the Irish Champions Weekend

Why stay here:

- Located less than 1 mile from Leopardstown Races

- Great access to the city centre

Overnight Experiences
About Champions Weekend

About Irish Champions Weekend

Longines Irish Champions Weekend is undoubtedly the shining triumph of Irish flat racing, combining sporting and social enjoyment like no other.

The 2023 event takes place over the weekend of the 9th & 10th of September across two racecourses.

On Saturday 9th September the Irish Champions Stakes Day is held at Leopardstown Racecourse and on Sunday 10th September the Comer Group International Irish St Leger Day is held at the Curragh.

Offering some of the best racing in the world, elegant fashion, off track entertainment and gourmet food & beverages, this unique atmosphere is electric and unforgettable, certainly a bucket list worthy event.

Ticket Options

General Admission

General Enclosure tickets give access to the entire racecourse enclosure including the lower level of the Grandstand. Children under 18 years of age are admitted free of charge on all race days, when accompanied by a paying adult.

(Included as standard)

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Other Information

What to wear

Style and Fashion is at the heart of Longines Irish Champions Weekend.

The weekend welcomes racing fashions that add theatre and colour to one of the social occasions of the year. Equally the weekend encourages the comfort of chic casual or pared-down elegance, so you can relax and enjoy this important sports weekend.


Experiences include return racecourse transfers to The Curragh on the Sunday. 

Ticket Upgrade Prices

Please enquire for ticket upgrade prices 

Additional Nights

Add an additional nights accommodation at the advertised price on each hotel page.

Payment Information

All Irish Champions Weekend experiences can be booked with just a £200 per person deposit to secure your flight.

Please note this is a non refundable deposit.

The final balance is then not due until Friday 30th June 2023.

Payment Schedule

Upon Booking: £100 per person - Initial deposit when booking without flights
Upon Booking: £200 per person - Initial deposit when booking with flights 
Friday 30th June 2023: Final balance

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