Thursday, March 2, 2017

2017 Hambletonian GC Handicapping Challenge Adds Sponsors

Reaches Record Prize Fund of $7,500 to benefit Standardbred Rescue

(March 2, 2017) - HANA Harness is pleased welcome the latest tracks and horsemen associations which have joined The 2017 Hambletonian Society Grand Circuit Handicapping Challenge sponsored by DRF Harness, Green Acquisition Corporation, The Hambletonian Society, Hoosier Park Racing and Casino, Meadowlands Racing and Entertainment, Northfield Park, Ontario Harness Horse Association, Red Shores Charlottetown/Summerside, Tioga Downs, Vernon Downs, and Wellbourne Farms. 

The latest sponsors to sign-up at the Gold Sponsor level are the Ontario Harness Horse Association and Red Shores Charlottetown/Summerside (returning).  Joining as Silver Sponsors are Eldorado Gaming/Scioto Downs (returning), Meadows Standardbred Owners Association, and the Raceway at Western Fair District (returning).  With the addition of these sponsors, the prize pool for the handicapping contest has swelled to $7,500; 100% of which will be distributed to winning Standardbred rescues in Canada and the United States.

With the contest beginning on March 17, time is running out to become a sponsor.  HANA Harness and the current sponsors invitee other tracks, horsemen associations, and breeders to become a sponsor at the Gold, Silver, or Bronze levels.  For further information concerning sponsorship opportunities, contact