THE Christmas Racing festival at Limerick Racecourse looks likely to finally get underway on Tueasday after a track inspection showed a major improvement in conditions.
However, officials at Limerick Racecourse will inspect the track at 7.30 on Tuesday morning before a final decision is made to proceed with the day's meet.
The course was found to be unfit for racing when assessed on Monday morning. This is bacause some parts of the course remain frozen despite the thaw.
It is hoped that racing will take place at Limerick Racecourse tommorrow, Wednesday and Thursday.