# Galway Festival

This year
Dunum delights favourite-backers in Galway feature
Valuable handicap goes to Natalia Lupini-trained five-year-old.
Joy for JP McManus as Brazil bounces to a samba beat in Guinness handicap
The five-year-old powered home to edge 5-2 favourite Teed Up in the hands of Niall McCullagh.
Last year
Joyce making ‘significant progress’ following Galway fall
IHRB issues positive update on the rider.
Exciting Tahiyra upholds family honour at Galway
Tarnawa’s half-sister makes no mistake at the first time of asking.
All time
Jazzaway another big winner for Willie Mullins at Galway
And plenty to celebrate for Paul and Jack Gilligan.
3 tips to consider for the Galway Races on Thursday
Johnny Ward shares his picks as the Galway Hurdle takes centre stage.
16/1 shot worth a punt in Wednesday's big race at the Galway Festival
Johnny Ward makes his selections for Galway Plate Day.
3 antepost tips to set you up nicely for the Galway Festival
Johnny Ward shares his picks ahead of next week’s racing.
Power ruled out of Galway Festival over back surgery, Samcro allotted top weight
Power say he hopes to return to fitness in time for the Listowel Festival in September.
Disappointing news for Galway Festival as 1,000 spectators permitted to attend each day
Organisers had hoped to allow 5,000 fans through the turnstiles daily.
Galway Festival hoping to allow daily crowds of 5,000 to attend next month
Organisers say they have been working with Horse Racing Ireland and the government on bringing spectators back to the event.
3 expert tips for Thursday's racing at the Galway Races
Johnny Ward brings you his picks for the Galway Hurdle and more.
Photo finish sees 11-1 shot claim back-to-back victories in Galway feature on day two
Saltonstall won the Colm Quinn BMW Mile Handicap for the second year in-a-row.
Minella Beau makes it a hat-trick of Galway victories for Mullins
Mr Adjudicator, meanwhile, won the feature race at Ballybrit on Friday.
Donn McClean: Townend overcomes adversity for glorious Galway win
The Cork jockey was the star of the show on Monday.
14/1 shot Nessun Dorma claims Guinness Handicap for Willie Mullins
Nessun Dorma had to work for the victory, with Princess Yaiza putting up a strong challenge right to the end.
'Extraordinary': Patrick Mullins rides 12/1 Sharjah to Galway Hurdle glory for dad Willie
€177,000 win is one of the standout moments in Patrick’s brilliant amateur career.
Willie Mullins claims a 1-2 of reserves in the Handicap Hurdle at Galway
It was the champion trainer’s seventh win of the festival.
All the results and the best pics from the final day of the Galway Races
Baraweez was the winner in the feature while trainer Tony Martin claimed his sixth victory of the week.
All the results and pics from Day 5 of the Galway Races
Tony Martin’s brilliant week at Ballybrit continued as Artful Artist won the Guinness Hanidcap.
All the results and the best pics from Day 3 of the Galway Races
Ireland manager Martin O’Neill and president Michael D Higgins were in attendance as Road To Riches won the Galway Plate.
All the results and the best pics from Day 1 of the Galway Races
A number of Irish rugby stars were in attendance as the festival got under way.
Galway Volvo Ocean Race worth €60.5 million to Irish economy
Over 500,000 people visited Galway city for the festival with 16% of those coming from outside of Ireland.
Ruby ruled out of Galway by neck injury
Jockey expected to be out of action until September after bad fall.