Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Sporting ExcitementSporting Excitement

Horse Racing

Frankie Dettori to ride in the silks of charity lotto winner as racing raises money for NHS

, Frankie Dettori to ride in the silks of charity lotto winner as racing raises money for NHS

RACING is doing it’s bit to raise money in the fight against coronavirus with the Frankie Dettori Raffle.

Entries cost £2 and the winner will be an owner of a Flat horse for a day – with Dettori set to ride in their colours.

All proceeds from the competition, run by the newly-launched Racehorse Lotto and supported by Racing Breaks, will go to the Charities Together COVID-19 Appeal.

Not only will the winner get the services of Dettori, but they will get to create and register their own silks for the horse to carry, and be issued with four owners’ and trainers’ badges. The horse will contest one Flat race in 2021.

Dettori, said: “It will be an absolute pleasure to ride for whoever wins this amazing competition.

“It’s a brilliant initiative which I’m delighted to support and I hope that we can raise plenty of money for our heroes at the NHS, while also providing one lucky winner with the ultimate experience of racehorse ownership for the day.”

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

The prize also includes a two-night stay in a luxury Newmarket hotel, a tour of the gallops and a stable in Newmarket and a champagne afternoon tea and tour at the luxurious Jockey Club Rooms.

The raffle is open from today and the winner will be announced by Dettori himself on Monday.

Hugh O’Donnell, CEO of Furlong Gaming, the parent company of Racehorse Lotto, said: “We’re very excited to be launching the Frankie Dettori Raffle. Not only does it give people the chance to win a truly unforgettable experience, we’re also hoping to have a major positive impact on fundraising for the Charities Together COVID-19 Appeal.

“A huge thanks has to firstly go to Frankie for agreeing to not only ride the winner’s horse for the day, but also for throwing his all-round support behind this initiative, as well as Racing Breaks who are providing key parts of an unbelievable prize.”

For more information or to enter, visit: www.racehorselotto.com/frankie-dettori-nhs-raffle  

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Advertisement
Advertisement

Latest

Premier League

FURIOUS Thomas Tuchel took a swipe at referee Anthony Taylor after Chelsea’s controversial draw with Spurs. Tottenham pegged back the Blues in injury time...

Premier League

THOMAS TUCHEL revealed he clashed with Antonio Conte because the Italian refused to look him in the eye during their full-time handshake. The pair...

Premier League

CHELSEA have suffered an early season blow with N’Golo Kante facing an injury lay off. The French international hobbled off with a hamstring problem...

Premier League

ASTON VILLA have been dealt a HUGE blow with reports suggesting new boy Diego Carlos is set for a long lay off on the...

Boxing

ANTHONY JOSHUA claims he only lost to Oleksandr Usyk due to the Ukraine ace being a southpaw. AJ saw his heavyweight world-title dominance go...

Premier League

WEST HAM UNITED star Declan Rice has apologised to fans after missing a crucial penalty against Nottingham Forest. With The Irons losing 1-0, a...

Advertisement
Advertisement

Facebook