And they're off! Thousands attend Limerick Student Raceday

Fintan Walsh

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And they're off! Thousands attend Limerick Student Raceday

Excited students at the annual raceday in Patrickswell

THOUSANDS of students from all over Limerickand the Mid-West are enjoying the festive mood at the popular, annual Student Raceday at Limerick Racecourse this Thursday afternoon. 

The students started flooding through the gates at the Patrickswell racecourse after 11.30am, awaiting the first race at 2pm. 

With a DJ on each floor of the complex, the party will go on until 6.30pm after the final race at 6pm.