This Mansfield Diamond will be featured for the second year in the Hygain Mansfield Cup Day program to be held on Saturday 4 April 2020. It is an Open Handicap 1200m race, modelled on the ‘Everest’ concept in Sydney within a picnic racing context and is limited to an elite field of 10 slot holder contenders.
NOMINATIONS & FEES
Owners and trainers are invited to nominate a horse via Racing Victoria. To be eligible, the horse must have started twice in a Picnic race in the 2019/20. Upon acceptance an entry fee of $500.00 is payable.
EVERY CONTENDER WINS!
The winning connections will take home $10,000 cash PLUS a stunning diamond.
4th ~ 10th PRIZE
SLOT SPONSORS PRIZE
Slot Sponsors stand a chance to win $5000 from the prize pool if your horse is the winner!
$1000 LUCKY PUNTERS PRIZE
Ten lucky gate entry patrons will also be drawn a horse; the winner receiving the Lucky
Punter Prize of $1,000 courtesy of Mintbet & MDRC.
If you are over 18 years, and attend the race day event on 6 April, you are invited to put your name in the draw to be one of 10 persons chosen to be ballotted a horse in the richest picnic race, the Mansfield Diamond. The draw will take place at 2.00 pm and the 10 lucky persons names will be announced over the pa system. If you are one of the 10 you must present at the podium (in the Members arena) and identify yourself with either a drivers licence or health care card. The 10 horses running in the race will be listed in the Race Book and the names of these horses will be placed in a barrell (or other receptacle). You will be asked to draw your horse. The feature race will be run at 3.10 pm. The lucky race patron winner of the winning horse will be presented his/her prize of $1000 at the award presentation immediately after the race.