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Jockey Trust Golf Day on the horizon

13 / 02 / 2012 Article by: Editor

THIS year’s National Jockeys Trust Golf Day will be held at Llanherne Golf Club at Seven Mile Beach in the south of the state on March 12.

The event is aimed at raising the awareness of the National Jockeys Trust and the principles behind the organisation that was formed to help jockeys who have suffered debilitating injuries and the families of less fortunate riders who have lost their lives in race falls.

It will be a four-person Ambrose competition with great prizes up for grabs from sponsors including Bill Casimaty – Glenayr Wines

Man O Ross Hotel, Old Woolstore Motel, Australian Super, AWU, and The TOTE.

Register your interest with Kevin Ring: 0409852990 or the Llanherne Golf Club 03)62487711 by Wednesday 7th March.

Also on Sunday, 4th March 2012, the National Jockeys Celebration Day will be held at Tapeta Park. Spreyton. It is a day to remember the jockeys who have lost their lives while participating in the sport.

It is also a day to raise money for the National Jockeys Trust.