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Scone Cup Carnival Program Announced

Thursday, 7th March 2013

The Scone Race Club has announced the program for its $1.8 million Emirates Park Scone Cup carnival in May, reports racenet.com.au. The two day race program is the richest country carnival in Australia and features seven Listed races. Scone Race Club chairman Noel Leckie commented: "We have worked hard with Racing NSW to develop a racing programme which appeals to many trainers. Our track manager Reto Cadalbert and his team work tirelessly on the track here at Scone to ensure everything will be ready for an excellent two days of racing." The full program is:

Friday May 17

  • $200,000 Listed Emirates Park Scone Cup (1600m)
  • $100,000 Inglis 2YO Challenge (1100m)
  • $60,000 Benchmark 65 Country Cup (1400m)
  • $40,000 Segenhoe Stud Class 2 Handicap (1300m)
  • $40,000 Vinery Class 1 Handicap (1100m)
  • $40,000 Dane Shadow Class 1 Handicap (1600m)
  • $40,000 Zizou @ Turangga Farm Maiden Handicap (1000m)
  • $40,000 Northern Meteor Maiden Plate (1300m)

Saturday May 18

  • $400,000 Listed (restricted) Inglis 3YO Guineas (1400m)
  • $200,000 Listed Darley Dark Jewel F&M Classic (1400m)
  • $140,000 Listed Yarraman Park – Horsepower Luskin Star Stakes (1300m)
  • $140,000 Listed Coolmore Woodlands 2YOF Stakes (1100m)
  • $140,000 Listed Arrowfield Denise's Joy 3YOF Stakes (1100m)
  • $140,000 Listed Prydes EasiFeed Ortensia Stakes (1100m)
  • $85,000 Kia Ora Benchmark 75 Sprint (1100m)
  • $85,000 Cressfield Benchmark 75 Handicap (2200m)
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