In 1996, Green mount Stud was purchased after much deliberation.
Six kilometres from the city boundaries near the village of Patrickswell, with the nearly 400 acres of prime greenbelt farmland, Greenmount was a natural choice, with a panoramic setting at which local point-to-point had been held for as long as local memory served.
This was to be a bold venture. No racecourse had been built from new in over fifty years in Ireland; however, the commitment of the Board and the full support and backing of the Irish Horseracing Authority meant the dream became a reality.
With numerous day trips available, Adare Manor would be glad to assist you, and of course, recommend a chauffeur service to coordinate your transportation and travel plans.