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Tara Hurdle

The Tara Hurdle is Grade 2 National Hunt race in Ireland. It is run at Navan Racecourse in December, over a distance of 2 miles and 4 furlongs. The race was first run in 1999.


  • Most successful horse - Limestone Lad (1999, 2001, 2002) 3 wins
  • Most successful jockey - Paul Carberry (2001, 2002, 2007) 3 wins
  • Most successful trainer - James Bowe (1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004) 5 wins

Recent Winners

  • Amateur jockeys indicated by "Mr".





1999 Limestone Lad Shane McGovern James Bowe
2000 Sallie's Girl Barry Geraghty Noel Meade
2001 Limestone Lad Paul Carberry James Bowe
2002 Limestone Lad Paul Carberry James Bowe
2003 Solerina Gary Hutchinson James Bowe
2004 Solerina Gary Hutchinson James Bowe
2005 Fortmassini R J Molloy Christy Roche
2006 Celestial Wave Timmy Murphy Adrian Maguire
2007 Jazz Messenger Paul Carberry Noel Meade
2008 Shakervilz Paul Townend Willie Mullins
2009 Donnas Palm Barry Geraghty Noel Meade

See also


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