Tramore Racecourse have signed an agreement with Waterford based company FormaHoof ltd. To sponsor all best turned out prizes until the end of 2020. With a revised fixture schedule in place FormaHoof will award €50 to the winning groom of sixty-three races as well and creating a stable league which will see the yard with the best turned out prizes winning €1,000.
FormaHoof is a breakthrough non-invasive and reusable 3D-Mould system that is revolutionising the way we care for our horses’ hooves. Approved to be used in training and racing by several Racing Authorities, including The British Horseracing Authority (BHA), FormaHoof is the most technically advanced hoof care system in the world.
Offering a highly effective and easy to apply solution to every hoof care challenge, FormaHoof rebalances, repair’s and protects the hoof, for enhanced performance and the long-term soundness of the horse.
Alexander Papantoniou, CEO of FormaHoof commented:
“Given our racing connections and the opening of our new global headquarters in Waterford a partnership with Tramore racecourse is the perfect collaboration. We are very keen to support local industry and events and we are thrilled to be sponsoring the best turned our prizes and league until the end of 2020 and hopefully beyond.
We are also delighted to be sponsoring races on the 25th of July and 13th August. Our mission is to help farriers, owners, vet’s and trainers maintain healthy and sound horses so sponsoring the best turned out prizes is a perfect fit for us.”
Owen Byrne, General Manager of Tramore Racecourse added:
“We are delighted to welcome FormaHoof as a long-term sponsor here at Tramore, given the current climate is fantastic to see new innovative companies setting up their global headquarters here in Waterford.
The grooms who look after the horses are the backbone of this industry, so it is fantastic to see their hard work being recognised. The horses racing with us are always beautifully turned out and with an incentive of €1,000 to the yard with the most best turned out prizes in the year I am sure there will be even more effort put into the horse’s appearance.”
July 18th – Evening (NH) (Strictly Behind Closed Doors)
July 25th – Evening (NH) (Strictly Behind Closed Doors)
August 13th – Evening (NH)
August 14th – Evening (NH)
August 15th – Evening (Flat)
August 16th – Evening (NH)
September 17th – Afternoon (NH)
October 15th – Student Afternoon (NH)
December 10th – Afternoon (NH)
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