Paul Hensey, General Manager of the Curragh Racecourse and Training Grounds, commented,

“We will work closely with Oxigen to demonstrate commitment to make improvements in our sustainability record and show that sustainability is at the centre of our activities. We will endeavour to ensure that this initiative makes a positive impact on our economy, our society and our environment,” he added, “We are very grateful to Sean Doyle and his team for their support and look forward to working with them to make the Curragh Racecourse an even greener place.”

Notes to Editors

Even the Silverware is Green

Oxigen Environmental sourced the perpetual silverware for the Pretty Polly Stakes through Newbridge Silverware. Maintaining Oxigen’s link and on-going commitment to recycling; the chosen unique pieces came from Newbridge Silverware’s vintage collection, dating back from the early to mid-1900’s. Trophies include a spectacular 1950’s silver punchbowl, an imposing 1930’s silver Grecian art deco footed vase and a silver chalice dating from 1900.

Family Race Day Offer at Oxigen Environmental Race Day Sunday 30th June

Enjoy an exciting day for all the family with plenty of FREE activities for kids, Derby Food Paddock and top class racing, featuring the Group 1 Oxigen Environmental Pretty Polly Stakes with some of the top fillies in Europe competing for the 200,000 euro prize

To celebrate the day, The Curragh is offering a family day pass for only €15 for 2 adults and kids go FREE. Simply go to to download the voucher to avail of this great offer

For further information, please contact

Evan Arkwright

Commercial Manager

The Curragh Racecourse

Tel 045 441205 Mobile 087 2240890

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Martin Harrell

Director HR & Communications

Oxigen Environmental

Tel: 01 4263118 Mobile: 087 2511478

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